The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 82 85
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 1.07% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.85% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
538 540 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 49.22% 57.57% 54.75%
Number of salaries quoted 470 374 422
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

VB6
Top 15 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) ADO
4 3 (42.86%) DAO
4 3 (42.86%) Legal
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (14.29%) WinForms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ADO
3 3 (42.86%) DAO
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle