The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 55 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 15 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.36% - 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.78% - 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 12
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
314 218 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 49.45% 56.19% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 284 200 194
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,550 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
Northamptonshire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

VB6
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Northampton

VB6
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Northampton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) VB
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
3 13 (86.67%) VBA
3 13 (86.67%) SAP
3 13 (86.67%) Classic ASP
3 13 (86.67%) SharePoint
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (60.00%) ITIL
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
6 7 (46.67%) Change Management
6 7 (46.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (26.67%) HND
10 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (6.67%) HTML
10 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
10 1 (6.67%) Law
10 1 (6.67%) Legal

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 13 (86.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (46.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Systems Developer
3 7 (46.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) Classic ASP
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Change Management
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) VB
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
3 13 (86.67%) VBA
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (26.67%) HND
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) SAP
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft