The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 66 62
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.90% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.98% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 8
Average salary - £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB6
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
493 452 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 57.06% 47.68% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 453 391 313
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

VB6
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft