The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
124 176 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 61.69% 60.90% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 92 108 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
UK

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