The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 34 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.57% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB6
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
144 110 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 66.98% 62.86% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 74 85 53
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VB6
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Northern Ireland