The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 56 32 65
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +33
Permanent jobs citing VB6 15 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.85% 4.80% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.64% 9.55% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 7
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
266 178 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 50.57% 50.28% 66.84%
Number of salaries quoted 227 163 351
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Cheshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) VB
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (89.47%) VB.NET
2 34 (89.47%) SQL
3 24 (63.16%) XML
4 22 (57.89%) HTML
4 22 (57.89%) PHP
4 22 (57.89%) MODX
5 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
6 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 14 (36.84%) DevExpress
7 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 12 (31.58%) Migration
8 8 (21.05%) OOP
8 8 (21.05%) OO
8 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
9 6 (15.79%) VMware
9 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 6 (15.79%) Windows 8
9 6 (15.79%) SOAP
9 6 (15.79%) Windows
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco
9 6 (15.79%) Firewall
10 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
11 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
11 4 (10.53%) ITIL
11 4 (10.53%) C#
11 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
12 3 (7.89%) JavaScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 22 (57.89%) MODX
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) LiveLink
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) .NET Developer
2 26 (68.42%) VB.NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Applications Support
4 8 (21.05%) VB Developer
4 8 (21.05%) VB6 Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Applications Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) XML
3 22 (57.89%) HTML
4 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
5 6 (15.79%) SOAP
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.63%) COM
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
1 6 (15.79%) Windows 8
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Migration
2 8 (21.05%) OOP
2 8 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.26%) Release Management
4 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Data Management
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.63%) TDD
5 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) VB
2 34 (89.47%) VB.NET
2 34 (89.47%) SQL
3 22 (57.89%) PHP
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.53%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) DevExpress
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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