The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 64 50
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.99% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.05% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 24
Average salary - £29,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.87%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
VB6
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
511 292 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 49.37% 48.26% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 468 272 249
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,975 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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