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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 77 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 2.47% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 3.86% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
416 492 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.37% 63.98% 54.75%
Number of salaries quoted 370 426 359
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 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
Tyne and Wear -9 1 - -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) Bitbucket
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Microservices
3 4 (66.67%) Handlebars
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) VB Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Handlebars
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) COM+
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Microservices
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft