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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 71 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 0.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
403 281 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 57.82% 44.60% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 355 244 262
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,200 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

VB6
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (40.00%) COM+
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (40.00%) COM+
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22194 - £25968 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago