The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 16 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 68 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 16 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.68% - 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% - 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 24
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
469 353 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 49.11% 53.16% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 422 317 323
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,175 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
East Midlands

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

VB6
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Northampton - 15 £40,000 -
VB6
East Midlands

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) VB
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) VB.NET
3 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (81.25%) SAP
4 13 (81.25%) Classic ASP
4 13 (81.25%) VBA
5 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
7 9 (56.25%) ITIL
7 9 (56.25%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (43.75%) Change Management
8 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
8 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
9 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
9 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
10 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (25.00%) HND
12 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 2 (12.50%) Law
12 2 (12.50%) Document Management
13 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (6.25%) Legal

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Systems Developer
3 7 (43.75%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 6 (37.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior
7 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) Classic ASP
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 15 (93.75%) VB.NET
3 13 (81.25%) VBA
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) SAP
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft