The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 19 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - 1.54% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
VB6
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 57.58% 69.23% 71.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 25
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

VB6
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

VB6 Salary Trend in North Wales

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Compact Framework

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Compact Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft