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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 179 187 157
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB6 30 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.55% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 1.18% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 44
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
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
2396 2198 2081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 54.57% 46.54% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2010 1832 1643
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
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 5 February 2016. 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 +6 24 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Bradford -1 5 £32,500 -20.73%
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 57 (100.00%) VB
2 55 (96.49%) .NET
3 48 (84.21%) SQL Server
4 40 (70.18%) C#
5 32 (56.14%) SQL
6 31 (54.39%) VB.NET
6 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET
7 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
8 24 (42.11%) Oracle
9 21 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (35.09%) Finance
11 19 (33.33%) MVC
11 19 (33.33%) HTML
12 18 (31.58%) PL/SQL
12 18 (31.58%) CSS
12 18 (31.58%) SOA
13 15 (26.32%) OO
14 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
15 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
16 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (21.05%) REST
16 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
17 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 10 (17.54%) WCF
18 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (17.54%) Subversion
18 10 (17.54%) Toad
19 9 (15.79%) Java
19 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) SSL
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.02%) MS Access
5 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
3 10 (17.54%) Subversion
3 10 (17.54%) Toad
4 9 (15.79%) JIRA
5 8 (14.04%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (14.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.75%) JMeter
7 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 28 (49.12%) .NET Developer
3 20 (35.09%) C# Developer
4 18 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (29.82%) SQL Developer
6 15 (26.32%) Applications Developer
7 13 (22.81%) Applications Support
8 11 (19.30%) .NET Applications Developer
8 11 (19.30%) C# Application Developer
9 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Analyst
10 8 (14.04%) Architect
10 8 (14.04%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Systems Developer
11 7 (12.28%) .NET Architect
11 7 (12.28%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 7 (12.28%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (12.28%) VB Developer
11 7 (12.28%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (96.49%) .NET
2 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET
3 19 (33.33%) HTML
4 18 (31.58%) CSS
5 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (21.05%) REST
6 10 (17.54%) WCF
7 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.28%) WinForms
9 6 (10.53%) Classic ASP
10 3 (5.26%) jQuery
11 2 (3.51%) COM+
11 2 (3.51%) LAMP
11 2 (3.51%) MSMQ
12 1 (1.75%) SOAP
12 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (1.75%) XML
12 1 (1.75%) XSD
12 1 (1.75%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) MVC
2 18 (31.58%) SOA
3 15 (26.32%) OO
4 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
5 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (14.04%) Information Security
7 8 (14.04%) System Testing
7 8 (14.04%) TOGAF
8 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.77%) Coaching
10 4 (7.02%) ITIL
10 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (7.02%) SDLC
11 3 (5.26%) Project Management
12 2 (3.51%) Automated Testing
12 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
12 2 (3.51%) Issue Tracking
12 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.51%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) VB
2 40 (70.18%) C#
3 32 (56.14%) SQL
4 31 (54.39%) VB.NET
5 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
6 18 (31.58%) PL/SQL
7 9 (15.79%) Java
8 8 (14.04%) T-SQL
9 6 (10.53%) VBScript
10 3 (5.26%) C++
11 2 (3.51%) PHP
11 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.75%) Groovy
12 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Siebel
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum pension and generous holidays
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