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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.18% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.34% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
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
262 161 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 59.55% 54.03% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 228 141 202
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,934
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 22 (100.00%) VB
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
3 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
4 17 (77.27%) C#
4 17 (77.27%) SQL
5 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
5 15 (68.18%) HTML
6 14 (63.64%) VB.NET
6 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (59.09%) CSS
7 13 (59.09%) .NET Framework
8 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
8 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
8 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
9 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (50.00%) WPF
9 11 (50.00%) jQuery
10 10 (45.45%) Time Management
10 10 (45.45%) Test Strategy
10 10 (45.45%) Analytics
10 10 (45.45%) PMBOK
10 10 (45.45%) Project Management
10 10 (45.45%) Process Management
10 10 (45.45%) MVC
10 10 (45.45%) PRINCE2
10 10 (45.45%) ITIL
11 8 (36.36%) Ajax
11 8 (36.36%) WCF
12 7 (31.82%) JSON

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 6 (27.27%) MySQL
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (27.27%) German Language
2 4 (18.18%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) WPF Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 15 (68.18%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 13 (59.09%) .NET Framework
5 11 (50.00%) WPF
5 11 (50.00%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) Ajax
6 8 (36.36%) WCF
7 7 (31.82%) JSON
8 6 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (27.27%) LINQ
8 6 (27.27%) Classic ASP
9 4 (18.18%) COM+
10 2 (9.09%) SOAP
10 2 (9.09%) XML
10 2 (9.09%) XSD
10 2 (9.09%) DHTML
10 2 (9.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 10 (45.45%) Time Management
3 10 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 10 (45.45%) Analytics
3 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 10 (45.45%) Process Management
3 10 (45.45%) MVC
3 10 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) MVVM
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Test Management
5 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (77.27%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
4 14 (63.64%) VB.NET
5 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
6 6 (27.27%) TypeScript
7 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSD
3 2 (9.09%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) PMBOK
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle