The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 176 113 160
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +47
Permanent jobs citing VB6 32 55 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.66% 1.54% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 3.01% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 53 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2210 1829 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.44% 51.23% 55.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 1465 1693
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Yorkshire

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -55 18 £31,500 -3.07% 5
Halifax - 7 £45,000 - 1
Wakefield 0 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Bradford 0 3 £43,500 +58.18%
Brighouse - 1 £45,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £45,000 -
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 85 (100.00%) VB
2 83 (97.65%) .NET
3 55 (64.71%) C#
4 54 (63.53%) SQL Server
5 53 (62.35%) SQL
6 49 (57.65%) VB.NET
7 45 (52.94%) ASP.NET
8 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 29 (34.12%) WCF
10 28 (32.94%) Oracle
11 21 (24.71%) WPF
12 20 (23.53%) HTML
13 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
14 16 (18.82%) Java
15 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
17 11 (12.94%) Degree
17 11 (12.94%) Information Security
17 11 (12.94%) T-SQL
17 11 (12.94%) System Testing
18 10 (11.76%) Web Services
18 10 (11.76%) Finance
18 10 (11.76%) jQuery
18 10 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
19 9 (10.59%) CSS
19 9 (10.59%) IIS
19 9 (10.59%) Windows
19 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
20 8 (9.41%) OO

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (10.59%) IIS
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.53%) OpenEdge
4 2 (2.35%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (63.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (9.41%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.18%) MySQL
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.35%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.35%) Toad
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.35%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.18%) Subversion
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Legal
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 58 (68.24%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Development Manager
4 11 (12.94%) SQL Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Software Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.24%) .NET Team Leader
6 7 (8.24%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.24%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Administrator
7 6 (7.06%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Business Developer
8 5 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Business Objects Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (97.65%) .NET
2 45 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 29 (34.12%) WCF
4 21 (24.71%) WPF
5 20 (23.53%) HTML
6 10 (11.76%) Web Services
6 10 (11.76%) jQuery
7 9 (10.59%) CSS
8 6 (7.06%) Classic ASP
8 6 (7.06%) XML
9 4 (4.71%) WinForms
9 4 (4.71%) MSMQ
9 4 (4.71%) REST
10 2 (2.35%) ADO
10 2 (2.35%) SOAP
10 2 (2.35%) HTML5
11 1 (1.18%) CSLA
11 1 (1.18%) DCOM
11 1 (1.18%) DOM
11 1 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) FMCG
2 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
2 11 (12.94%) Information Security
2 11 (12.94%) System Testing
3 10 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (9.41%) OO
5 7 (8.24%) ITIL
5 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.06%) MVC
6 6 (7.06%) Release Management
7 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.88%) ETL
7 5 (5.88%) Migration
8 3 (3.53%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.35%) Document Management
9 2 (2.35%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.35%) Web Development
9 2 (2.35%) ERP
9 2 (2.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) VB
2 55 (64.71%) C#
3 53 (62.35%) SQL
4 49 (57.65%) VB.NET
5 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (18.82%) Java
7 11 (12.94%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.24%) VBA
9 6 (7.06%) VBScript
10 5 (5.88%) RPG
11 4 (4.71%) C++
12 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.53%) Progress 4GL
13 2 (2.35%) COBOL
14 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (32.94%) Oracle
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 5 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) IBM
4 3 (3.53%) Progress
4 3 (3.53%) Infragistics
5 2 (2.35%) Micro Focus
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