The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.25% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
VB6
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
242 318 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 60.05% 57.40% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 225 213 176
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB6
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VB6 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB6.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) VB
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
4 9 (75.00%) CSS
4 9 (75.00%) WPF
5 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
6 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (58.33%) ITIL
6 7 (58.33%) jQuery
7 6 (50.00%) Time Management
7 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (50.00%) Analytics
7 6 (50.00%) PMBOK
7 6 (50.00%) Project Management
7 6 (50.00%) Process Management
8 5 (41.67%) MVC
9 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 4 (33.33%) Oracle
9 4 (33.33%) SQL
9 4 (33.33%) SDLC
9 4 (33.33%) WinForms
10 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (25.00%) Silverlight

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VB6 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Graduate
5 2 (16.67%) WPF Developer
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) WPF
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Process Management
3 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle