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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 168 132 168
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +36
Permanent jobs citing VB6 41 54 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 1.49% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 2.99% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 22
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.44%
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
2162 1807 2220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.87% 49.88% 58.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1494 1920
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 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 2 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 -42 25 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Halifax -6 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Bradford -1 2 £40,250 +46.36%
Wakefield -11 1 £32,500 +3.17%
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 77 (100.00%) VB
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (67.53%) VB.NET
3 49 (63.64%) SQL
4 46 (59.74%) C#
5 35 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 33 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 29 (37.66%) WCF
8 25 (32.47%) Oracle
9 18 (23.38%) WPF
10 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
11 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
11 16 (20.78%) System Testing
12 14 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (18.18%) Degree
13 12 (15.58%) Information Security
13 12 (15.58%) Migration
13 12 (15.58%) T-SQL
13 12 (15.58%) Web Services
14 11 (14.29%) Java
14 11 (14.29%) Visual Studio
14 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (11.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 9 (11.69%) XML
17 8 (10.39%) MS Office
17 8 (10.39%) Line Management
18 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
18 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
18 7 (9.09%) Windows

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.30%) LiveLink
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.79%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (6.49%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.49%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.30%) MySQL
8 1 (1.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.90%) Toad
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.60%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 58 (75.32%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) .NET Developer
3 18 (23.38%) Software Developer
4 14 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (12.99%) SQL Developer
6 9 (11.69%) VB Developer
6 9 (11.69%) VB6 Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Development Manager
8 7 (9.09%) Junior
8 7 (9.09%) Junior Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Junior .NET Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Analyst
10 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Administrator
10 5 (6.49%) Business Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Business Objects Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Systems Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (5.19%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 29 (37.66%) WCF
4 18 (23.38%) WPF
5 12 (15.58%) Web Services
6 9 (11.69%) XML
7 6 (7.79%) HTML
8 3 (3.90%) Classic ASP
9 2 (2.60%) ADO
9 2 (2.60%) CSS
9 2 (2.60%) SOAP
9 2 (2.60%) jQuery
9 2 (2.60%) HTML5
10 1 (1.30%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.30%) DOM
10 1 (1.30%) XSLT
10 1 (1.30%) WinForms
10 1 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.30%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.19%) FMCG
3 2 (2.60%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) System Testing
2 14 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (15.58%) Information Security
3 12 (15.58%) Migration
4 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.39%) Line Management
6 7 (9.09%) Release Management
6 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.49%) ETL
7 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.19%) Project Management
8 4 (5.19%) OO
9 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.90%) ITIL
10 2 (2.60%) Document Management
10 2 (2.60%) ERP
10 2 (2.60%) OOD
11 1 (1.30%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) VB
2 52 (67.53%) VB.NET
3 49 (63.64%) SQL
4 46 (59.74%) C#
5 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.58%) T-SQL
7 11 (14.29%) Java
8 7 (9.09%) VBScript
8 7 (9.09%) PL/SQL
9 6 (7.79%) VBA
10 5 (6.49%) RPG
11 2 (2.60%) C++
12 1 (1.30%) C
12 1 (1.30%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (1.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (1.30%) XAML
12 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Oracle
2 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.49%) Business Objects
3 5 (6.49%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) Progress
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