The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 71 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.28% 1.34% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 2.35% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Median salary £48,500 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% -15.15%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
VB6
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
365 426 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.55% 57.18% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 299 380 392
Median salary £38,500 £34,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VB6
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VB6 Salary Trend in the North East

VB6
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +6 2 £48,500 +38.57%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for VB6.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft