The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 73 67
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.71% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.22% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
VB6
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
336 411 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 54.46% 58.13% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 309 359 266
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VB6
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Sheffield