The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 174 149 141
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 30 50 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.62% 1.11% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 2.32% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 35
Average salary £42,500 £35,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% +6.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2250 2154 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.13% 47.71% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1876 1731 1732
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

VB6
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -9 21 £42,500 +19.71% 2
Halifax +2 5 £37,000 +5.71%
Bradford -5 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Wetherby - 2 £42,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 64 (100.00%) VB
2 53 (82.81%) .NET
3 41 (64.06%) C#
4 38 (59.38%) SQL
5 36 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 24 (37.50%) VB.NET
7 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (26.56%) Oracle
10 15 (23.44%) XML
11 14 (21.88%) MVC
11 14 (21.88%) Finance
11 14 (21.88%) WCF
12 13 (20.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
12 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
12 13 (20.31%) Oracle Database
13 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
14 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (15.63%) .NET Framework
15 10 (15.63%) WinForms
15 10 (15.63%) Web Services
15 10 (15.63%) VBScript
16 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
16 9 (14.06%) Degree
17 8 (12.50%) OO
17 8 (12.50%) Windows
18 7 (10.94%) IIS
18 7 (10.94%) MS Office
18 7 (10.94%) Oracle APEX

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.94%) IIS
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Office
2 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (20.31%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.69%) QlikView
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (7.81%) ReSharper
6 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.13%) Maven
7 1 (1.56%) JIRA
7 1 (1.56%) AccuRev
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (64.06%) Developer
2 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.63%) VB Developer
4 10 (15.63%) VB6 Developer
5 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Programmer
7 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.69%) Junior DBA
8 3 (4.69%) Junior Database Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Junior Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (82.81%) .NET
2 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (23.44%) XML
4 14 (21.88%) WCF
5 10 (15.63%) WinForms
5 10 (15.63%) .NET Framework
5 10 (15.63%) Web Services
6 6 (9.38%) WPF
7 5 (7.81%) jQuery
7 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.13%) XSLT
8 2 (3.13%) COM
9 1 (1.56%) DCOM
9 1 (1.56%) ADO
9 1 (1.56%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.56%) DOM
9 1 (1.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.56%) User Experience
2 1 (1.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) MVC
3 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.50%) OO
5 6 (9.38%) E-Procurement
5 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
5 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.81%) People Management
6 5 (7.81%) CRUD
6 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.81%) System Testing
6 5 (7.81%) OOP
6 5 (7.81%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.25%) TDD
7 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (6.25%) BDD
8 3 (4.69%) Data Security
9 2 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) VB
2 41 (64.06%) C#
3 38 (59.38%) SQL
4 24 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
6 10 (15.63%) VBScript
7 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.25%) PHP
8 4 (6.25%) Java
9 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.56%) C
10 1 (1.56%) C++
10 1 (1.56%) VBA
10 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Mapinfo
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