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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 184 159 138
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB6 24 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.51% 0.97% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.96% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 42
Average salary £39,500 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.49% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £36,800 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
2199 2146 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.03% 49.47% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1707 1941
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -11 10 £39,500 +13.66% 8
Wetherby - 6 £40,000 -
Halifax -3 4 £39,500 +12.85%
Bradford -3 3 £41,000 +26.15%
Wakefield -10 2 £32,500 -
Huddersfield - 2 - -
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 68 (100.00%) VB
2 62 (91.18%) .NET
3 46 (67.65%) C#
4 41 (60.29%) VB.NET
5 38 (55.88%) SQL
6 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET
7 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 17 (25.00%) WCF
9 16 (23.53%) Visual Studio
10 15 (22.06%) XML
10 15 (22.06%) Oracle
10 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
12 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (17.65%) System Testing
13 12 (17.65%) MVC
14 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
14 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
14 10 (14.71%) Web Services
14 10 (14.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 9 (13.24%) VBScript
15 9 (13.24%) Migration
15 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
15 9 (13.24%) WPF
16 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (11.76%) Finance
16 8 (11.76%) Windows
17 7 (10.29%) OO
17 7 (10.29%) MS Excel

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.94%) QlikView
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQLite
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.41%) Toad
4 3 (4.41%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.94%) Maven
5 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 47 (69.12%) Developer
2 24 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 11 (16.18%) VB6 Developer
5 11 (16.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 11 (16.18%) VB Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.88%) Junior Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Systems Developer
8 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Programmer
8 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (91.18%) .NET
2 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET
3 17 (25.00%) WCF
4 15 (22.06%) XML
5 10 (14.71%) Web Services
6 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
6 9 (13.24%) WPF
7 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (7.35%) jQuery
8 4 (5.88%) WinForms
9 2 (2.94%) COM
9 2 (2.94%) XSLT
10 1 (1.47%) DOM
10 1 (1.47%) DCOM
10 1 (1.47%) ADO
10 1 (1.47%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.47%) MDX
10 1 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) User Experience
2 1 (1.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (17.65%) System Testing
2 12 (17.65%) MVC
3 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 9 (13.24%) Migration
5 7 (10.29%) OO
6 6 (8.82%) E-Procurement
6 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.35%) CRUD
7 5 (7.35%) People Management
7 5 (7.35%) OOP
8 4 (5.88%) Information Security
8 4 (5.88%) Release Management
8 4 (5.88%) ITIL
8 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.41%) Project Management
10 2 (2.94%) Scrum
10 2 (2.94%) Web Development
10 2 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) VB
2 46 (67.65%) C#
3 41 (60.29%) VB.NET
4 38 (55.88%) SQL
5 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
6 9 (13.24%) VBScript
7 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.94%) C++
10 1 (1.47%) Java
10 1 (1.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) VBA
10 1 (1.47%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (1.47%) XAML
10 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Mapinfo
2 1 (1.47%) AccuRev
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