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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 214 229 203
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB6 15 19 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.31% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.58% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 45
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2954 3263 3843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.23% 52.89% 56.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 2742 3276
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 28 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
Lancashire +5 8 £42,500 +21.42%
Cheshire +22 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Manchester -9 2 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Merseyside +9 1 £30,000 +15.38% 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for VB6.

1 45 (100.00%) VB
2 41 (91.11%) .NET
3 40 (88.89%) C#
4 37 (82.22%) SQL
5 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
6 21 (46.67%) T-SQL
7 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (35.56%) Finance
8 16 (35.56%) VB.NET
9 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
10 12 (26.67%) Relational Database
10 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
10 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
10 12 (26.67%) RDBMS
10 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 12 (26.67%) MS Access
11 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
11 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (20.00%) WinForms
12 9 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
12 9 (20.00%) Project Management
12 9 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
13 8 (17.78%) SDLC
13 8 (17.78%) Back Office
14 7 (15.56%) MVC
14 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
14 7 (15.56%) Web Services
14 7 (15.56%) OO
14 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
14 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (26.67%) MS Access
3 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 12 (26.67%) RDBMS
3 12 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) AccuRev
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Back Office
3 5 (11.11%) Advertising
4 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 24 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 17 (37.78%) C# Developer
4 13 (28.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (26.67%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (13.33%) Team Leader
7 5 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Automation Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Software Development Team Leader
8 4 (8.89%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (8.89%) SQL Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.89%) VB Developer
9 3 (6.67%) .NET Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (91.11%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
4 9 (20.00%) WinForms
5 7 (15.56%) Web Services
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (11.11%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) jQuery
6 5 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (11.11%) WCF
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.44%) HTML
9 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.22%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 9 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 9 (20.00%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) SDLC
4 7 (15.56%) MVC
4 7 (15.56%) OO
4 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.11%) OOD
5 5 (11.11%) Web Development
6 4 (8.89%) Change Control
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.67%) Robotic Automation
7 3 (6.67%) Robotic Process Automation
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) VB
2 40 (88.89%) C#
3 37 (82.22%) SQL
4 21 (46.67%) T-SQL
5 16 (35.56%) VB.NET
6 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (4.44%) VBA
9 1 (2.22%) C
9 1 (2.22%) C++
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Blue Prism
Liverpool
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago