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 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 79 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.52% - 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% - 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £36,250 - £31,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 - £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
426 449 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.25% 54.10% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 376 316 283
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 3 £40,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £32,500 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) VB
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) CSS
5 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) WPF
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
7 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL
8 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
8 7 (38.89%) jQuery
9 6 (33.33%) Time Management
9 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 6 (33.33%) Project Management
9 6 (33.33%) Process Management
9 6 (33.33%) Analytics
9 6 (33.33%) PMBOK
10 5 (27.78%) SDLC
10 5 (27.78%) MVC
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 4 (22.22%) WinForms
11 4 (22.22%) SQL
11 4 (22.22%) T-SQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Graduate
6 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) WPF
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 7 (38.89%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 4 (22.22%) WinForms
9 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
10 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
10 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 2 (11.11%) WCF
11 1 (5.56%) SOAP
11 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Process Management
3 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Time Management
4 5 (27.78%) SDLC
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
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