The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 67 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 63.43% 65.05% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 80 67 80
Average salary £39,500 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.43% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
Lancashire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

VB6
Salary Trend in Preston

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Preston

VB6
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft