The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 62 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.77% 0.16% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 0.36% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 15
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
VB6
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
264 281 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 50.87% 44.25% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 215 253 284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) VBA
2 8 (88.89%) Classic ASP
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) HND
5 3 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (22.22%) iPad
6 2 (22.22%) Law
6 2 (22.22%) Legal
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 1 (11.11%) AccuRev
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (11.11%) WinForms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AccuRev
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) Classic ASP
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) HND
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Nintex
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