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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 239 232 245
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 21 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.16% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.32% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 20
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,250 £32,376
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
3617 3120 3933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 57.94% 50.67% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3141 2684 3438
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Cheshire +15 10 £32,500 +14.03% 3
Lancashire +3 8 £37,500 -
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 30 (100.00%) VB
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
3 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 18 (60.00%) SQL
7 16 (53.33%) HTML
7 16 (53.33%) VB.NET
8 14 (46.67%) Windows
9 12 (40.00%) CSS
9 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
9 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
10 11 (36.67%) Web Development
10 11 (36.67%) WCF
10 11 (36.67%) Web Services
10 11 (36.67%) XML
11 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (33.33%) Finance
11 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (33.33%) SDLC
12 9 (30.00%) Advertising
13 8 (26.67%) SOAP
13 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
13 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (23.33%) RESTful
14 7 (23.33%) QA
14 7 (23.33%) HTML5

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 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Advertising
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (36.67%) C# Developer
5 10 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (26.67%) Software Developer
8 7 (23.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 7 (23.33%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (23.33%) Analyst
8 7 (23.33%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (23.33%) C# Programmer
8 7 (23.33%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (23.33%) Programmer
8 7 (23.33%) VB Analyst Programmer
8 7 (23.33%) VB Programmer
8 7 (23.33%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
8 7 (23.33%) VB6 Programmer
9 6 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 16 (53.33%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
5 11 (36.67%) WCF
5 11 (36.67%) Web Services
5 11 (36.67%) XML
6 8 (26.67%) SOAP
7 7 (23.33%) Ajax
7 7 (23.33%) HTML5
7 7 (23.33%) RESTful
7 7 (23.33%) XSL
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) WinForms
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) AS400
1 7 (23.33%) iSeries
1 7 (23.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.00%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Web Development
3 10 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (23.33%) Mobile Development
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) OOD
8 2 (6.67%) Time Management
9 1 (3.33%) Android Development
9 1 (3.33%) CRM
9 1 (3.33%) Data Management
9 1 (3.33%) ERP
9 1 (3.33%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.33%) Kanban
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) VB
2 23 (76.67%) C#
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 16 (53.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (23.33%) VBScript
6 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) HL7
1 7 (23.33%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) DevExpress
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