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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 171 181 154
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs citing VB6 28 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.63% 0.76% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 1.58% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 19
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
2178 2409 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.30% 48.01% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1836 2019 1613
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +22 20 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Bradford -13 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Halifax +10 1 £32,500 -27.77%
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 58 (100.00%) VB
2 47 (81.03%) .NET
3 39 (67.24%) SQL Server
4 36 (62.07%) C#
5 33 (56.90%) SQL
6 32 (55.17%) VB.NET
7 18 (31.03%) Finance
8 17 (29.31%) MVC
9 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
9 16 (27.59%) OO
10 15 (25.86%) WinForms
11 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle
11 14 (24.14%) SDLC
12 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (22.41%) Degree
13 12 (20.69%) Windows
14 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
14 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
15 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database
15 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (15.52%) Unit Testing
16 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
16 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (13.79%) CSS
16 8 (13.79%) MS Office
16 8 (13.79%) HTML
16 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
16 8 (13.79%) VBScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (67.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.90%) QlikView
7 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.45%) JIRA
5 2 (3.45%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.45%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) VB Developer
3 14 (24.14%) VB6 Developer
4 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Applications Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Applications Support
6 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Programmer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (8.62%) Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Data Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) VB Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior Database Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (81.03%) .NET
2 15 (25.86%) WinForms
3 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 8 (13.79%) CSS
4 8 (13.79%) HTML
4 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.34%) Web Services
5 6 (10.34%) XML
6 5 (8.62%) MSMQ
6 5 (8.62%) Classic ASP
6 5 (8.62%) WCF
6 5 (8.62%) REST
7 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (1.72%) WPF
8 1 (1.72%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) MVC
2 16 (27.59%) OO
3 14 (24.14%) SDLC
4 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.52%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.07%) BDD
7 7 (12.07%) TDD
7 7 (12.07%) ITIL
7 7 (12.07%) Scrum
8 5 (8.62%) OOP
8 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.90%) Data Security
9 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.90%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.45%) Migration
10 2 (3.45%) OOD
10 2 (3.45%) CRUD
10 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) VB
2 36 (62.07%) C#
3 33 (56.90%) SQL
4 32 (55.17%) VB.NET
5 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
6 8 (13.79%) VBScript
7 7 (12.07%) PHP
7 7 (12.07%) Java
8 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
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