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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 63 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.11% 3.16% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 4.76% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 9
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
256 252 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 56.76% 66.32% 64.24%
Number of salaries quoted 232 240 297
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 22 (100.00%) VB
1 22 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) XML
3 17 (77.27%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) PHP
4 16 (72.73%) MODX
5 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
6 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 8 (36.36%) OOP
6 8 (36.36%) OO
6 8 (36.36%) DevExpress
7 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Data Management
7 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) COM
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 1 (4.55%) C#

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 16 (72.73%) MODX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (95.45%) .NET Developer
2 21 (95.45%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) VB Developer
3 5 (22.73%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) XML
3 17 (77.27%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
6 4 (18.18%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) OOP
1 8 (36.36%) OO
2 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Data Management
2 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) VB
1 22 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) DevExpress
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft