The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 59 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.66% 5.15% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 8.68% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 4
Average salary £47,500 £31,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
VB6
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
240 311 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 53.10% 59.35% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 212 239 148
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

VB6
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Warrington

VB6
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) VB
1 19 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
3 11 (57.89%) Node.js
4 10 (52.63%) RavenDB
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
4 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
4 10 (52.63%) AOP
4 10 (52.63%) NHibernate
4 10 (52.63%) Spring.NET
4 10 (52.63%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (52.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
4 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
4 10 (52.63%) Entity Framework
4 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
4 10 (52.63%) RDBMS
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 11 (57.89%) Node.js
2 10 (52.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) RDBMS
2 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
2 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
2 10 (52.63%) RavenDB
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) VB Developer
4 4 (21.05%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
2 11 (57.89%) jQuery
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) Spring.NET
3 10 (52.63%) Entity Framework
3 10 (52.63%) NHibernate
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Scrum
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) AOP
1 10 (52.63%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) VB
1 19 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware