The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 74 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% - 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +7.35%
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
398 375 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.64% 50.81% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 349 336 323
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
VB6
England

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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 2 - - 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) VC++
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) IBM

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VC++
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) COBOL
4 1 (25.00%) Delphi
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Intel
1 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
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