The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England / North West
Rank 228 206 223
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 19 30 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 1.06% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 30
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,600 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3498 2827 3511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.13% 50.05% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3017 2423 3083
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 West

VB6
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VB6 Salary Trend in the North West

VB6
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester -19 14 £36,000 -37.39% 1
Cheshire +12 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Lancashire -8 2 £37,500 -6.25%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for VB6.

1 39 (100.00%) VB
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) HTML
3 28 (71.79%) C#
4 24 (61.54%) Visual Studio
4 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
5 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
6 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (43.59%) Windows
9 15 (38.46%) VB.NET
10 14 (35.90%) CSS
10 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (33.33%) HTML5
11 13 (33.33%) SQL
12 12 (30.77%) Ajax
13 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
13 11 (28.21%) Web Development
13 11 (28.21%) Degree
14 10 (25.64%) Firmware
14 10 (25.64%) Validation
14 10 (25.64%) C
14 10 (25.64%) PHP
14 10 (25.64%) C++
14 10 (25.64%) MySQL
14 10 (25.64%) Web Services
14 10 (25.64%) XML
14 10 (25.64%) Embedded C
14 10 (25.64%) Embedded C++

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) MySQL
3 9 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Advertising
3 7 (17.95%) Electronics
4 4 (10.26%) Marketing
5 3 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 15 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 14 (35.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (33.33%) Software Developer
6 11 (28.21%) Software Engineer
7 10 (25.64%) Embedded Engineer
7 10 (25.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 8 (20.51%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 8 (20.51%) .NET Programmer
8 8 (20.51%) Analyst
8 8 (20.51%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (20.51%) C# Programmer
8 8 (20.51%) Programmer
8 8 (20.51%) VB Programmer
8 8 (20.51%) VB6 Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) HTML
3 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
4 14 (35.90%) CSS
5 13 (33.33%) HTML5
6 12 (30.77%) Ajax
7 10 (25.64%) WCF
7 10 (25.64%) Web Services
7 10 (25.64%) XML
8 9 (23.08%) XSL
9 8 (20.51%) RESTful
9 8 (20.51%) SOAP
10 5 (12.82%) jQuery
11 4 (10.26%) CSS3
12 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
12 2 (5.13%) WinForms
13 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
13 1 (2.56%) COM
13 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) AS400
1 8 (20.51%) iSeries
1 8 (20.51%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.21%) Web Development
3 10 (25.64%) Feasibility Study
3 10 (25.64%) Validation
4 9 (23.08%) Mobile Development
4 9 (23.08%) Scrum
4 9 (23.08%) SDLC
5 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (2.56%) Data Management
7 1 (2.56%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (2.56%) Kanban
7 1 (2.56%) MVC
7 1 (2.56%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) OOD
7 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) VB
2 28 (71.79%) C#
3 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
4 15 (38.46%) VB.NET
5 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) C
6 10 (25.64%) C++
6 10 (25.64%) Embedded C
6 10 (25.64%) Embedded C++
6 10 (25.64%) PHP
7 9 (23.08%) VBScript
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) HL7
1 9 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) DevExpress
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago