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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 163 136 157
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB6 46 52 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 1.40% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 2.78% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 24
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £39,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2249 1869 2284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.89% 50.16% 59.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 1579 1997
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,106 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -38 30 £30,750 -5.38% 4
Halifax +4 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Bradford -10 2 £40,250 +34.16%
Wetherby - 1 £45,000 -
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 76 (100.00%) VB
1 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (67.11%) VB.NET
3 46 (60.53%) C#
4 42 (55.26%) SQL
5 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
6 30 (39.47%) ASP.NET
7 28 (36.84%) WCF
8 23 (30.26%) Oracle
9 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
9 18 (23.68%) System Testing
10 17 (22.37%) WPF
11 16 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (18.42%) Degree
13 13 (17.11%) Migration
13 13 (17.11%) Visual Studio
14 12 (15.79%) Web Services
14 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
14 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
15 11 (14.47%) XML
16 10 (13.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 10 (13.16%) T-SQL
16 10 (13.16%) SharePoint
16 10 (13.16%) Release Management
16 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (11.84%) Information Security
18 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
18 8 (10.53%) Java
18 8 (10.53%) MS Office
19 7 (9.21%) QA

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.89%) IIS
3 2 (2.63%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.32%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Office
2 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.58%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.58%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.32%) SQLite
7 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.95%) Toad
3 3 (3.95%) ReSharper
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (76.32%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) .NET Developer
3 20 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 15 (19.74%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (13.16%) VB Developer
5 10 (13.16%) VB6 Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.53%) SQL Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Junior Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Junior
9 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Applications Support
9 6 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Business Objects Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Business Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (39.47%) ASP.NET
3 28 (36.84%) WCF
4 17 (22.37%) WPF
5 12 (15.79%) Web Services
6 11 (14.47%) XML
7 3 (3.95%) HTML
7 3 (3.95%) Classic ASP
8 2 (2.63%) ADO
8 2 (2.63%) CSS
8 2 (2.63%) SOAP
8 2 (2.63%) HTML5
8 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.32%) DCOM
9 1 (1.32%) DOM
9 1 (1.32%) XSLT
9 1 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.32%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.26%) FMCG
3 2 (2.63%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) System Testing
2 16 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (17.11%) Migration
4 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.16%) Release Management
6 9 (11.84%) Information Security
7 7 (9.21%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.89%) ITIL
9 5 (6.58%) ETL
9 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.58%) Line Management
10 4 (5.26%) Project Management
10 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.26%) OO
11 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.63%) OOD
12 2 (2.63%) MVC
12 2 (2.63%) Document Management
13 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) VB
2 51 (67.11%) VB.NET
3 46 (60.53%) C#
4 42 (55.26%) SQL
5 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.16%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 8 (10.53%) Java
8 6 (7.89%) VBScript
9 5 (6.58%) RPG
10 4 (5.26%) VBA
11 2 (2.63%) C++
12 1 (1.32%) C
12 1 (1.32%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (1.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (1.32%) XAML
12 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Oracle
2 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) Business Objects
3 5 (6.58%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) Progress
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 7 days ago