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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 178 178 123
Rank change year-on-year
0 -55
Permanent jobs citing VB6 32 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.67% 0.83% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 1.89% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 56
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
2449 2171 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 51.61% 43.78% 49.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 1691 1504
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,328 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +10 28 £49,000 +59.34%
Bradford -18 3 £26,000 -38.09%
Huddersfield -5 1 £47,500 +5.55% 1
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 59 (100.00%) VB
2 54 (91.53%) .NET
3 47 (79.66%) SQL Server
4 38 (64.41%) C#
5 28 (47.46%) VB.NET
6 25 (42.37%) SQL
7 23 (38.98%) OO
8 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
9 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
9 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
10 17 (28.81%) PHP
10 17 (28.81%) MVC
11 15 (25.42%) C++
11 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
12 14 (23.73%) Linux
13 13 (22.03%) COM+
13 13 (22.03%) N-Tier
13 13 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (22.03%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (20.34%) LAMP
14 12 (20.34%) Apache
14 12 (20.34%) HTML
15 11 (18.64%) SOA
15 11 (18.64%) REST
16 10 (16.95%) Windows
16 10 (16.95%) CSS
17 8 (13.56%) Finance
17 8 (13.56%) Oracle
17 8 (13.56%) Separation of Concerns
17 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (20.34%) Apache
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (79.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) QlikView
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.47%) JIRA
2 5 (8.47%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.39%) Toad
4 2 (3.39%) JMeter
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.69%) AccuRev
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Applications Support
3 11 (18.64%) Software Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (10.17%) VB Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Database Specialist
8 5 (8.47%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (8.47%) Programmer
8 5 (8.47%) VB6 Developer
8 5 (8.47%) VB Software Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Analyst Developer
11 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (91.53%) .NET
2 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
3 13 (22.03%) COM+
4 12 (20.34%) HTML
4 12 (20.34%) LAMP
5 11 (18.64%) REST
6 10 (16.95%) CSS
7 8 (13.56%) WCF
7 8 (13.56%) WinForms
8 6 (10.17%) Classic ASP
9 5 (8.47%) MSMQ
10 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (3.39%) FreeMarker
11 2 (3.39%) J2EE
11 2 (3.39%) SOAP
11 2 (3.39%) XML
11 2 (3.39%) XSD
11 2 (3.39%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) OO
2 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
3 17 (28.81%) MVC
4 13 (22.03%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (18.64%) SOA
6 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.56%) Separation of Concerns
7 7 (11.86%) TDD
7 7 (11.86%) ITIL
8 6 (10.17%) Database Tuning
8 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (8.47%) BDD
9 5 (8.47%) SDLC
9 5 (8.47%) Scrum
9 5 (8.47%) Information Management
9 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.08%) OOP
10 3 (5.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) VB
2 38 (64.41%) C#
3 28 (47.46%) VB.NET
4 25 (42.37%) SQL
5 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
6 17 (28.81%) PHP
7 15 (25.42%) C++
8 7 (11.86%) Java
8 7 (11.86%) PL/SQL
9 6 (10.17%) VBScript
10 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
10 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.39%) XPath
11 2 (3.39%) Groovy
11 2 (3.39%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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