The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
VB6
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 77 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 68.49% 61.11% 70.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 86
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -22.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £22,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) VB Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) VB6 Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft