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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 173 133 158
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB6 34 43 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.70% 1.22% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 2.31% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 11
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2294 1859 1848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.08% 52.57% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1888 1488 1601
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 10 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 10 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 -47 20 £32,500 - 2
Wakefield - 7 £32,500 - 1
Halifax - 6 £45,000 -
Bradford - 4 £32,500 -
Brighouse - 1 £45,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £45,000 -
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 59 (69.41%) C#
4 53 (62.35%) SQL Server
5 48 (56.47%) SQL
6 46 (54.12%) VB.NET
6 46 (54.12%) ASP.NET
7 33 (38.82%) JavaScript
8 32 (37.65%) Oracle
9 27 (31.76%) WCF
10 20 (23.53%) WPF
11 19 (22.35%) HTML
11 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
12 17 (20.00%) Java
12 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 14 (16.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (12.94%) Information Security
16 10 (11.76%) Finance
16 10 (11.76%) System Testing
16 10 (11.76%) jQuery
16 10 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
17 9 (10.59%) Web Services
17 9 (10.59%) Windows
17 9 (10.59%) Degree
17 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
18 8 (9.41%) Release Management
18 8 (9.41%) CSS

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 8 (9.41%) IIS
2 5 (5.88%) OpenEdge
3 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (62.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.24%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.18%) MySQL
10 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.35%) Toad
4 2 (2.35%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.35%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.18%) WebSpeed
5 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 55 (64.71%) Developer
2 20 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Software Engineer
3 13 (15.29%) Development Manager
4 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (9.41%) SQL Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.24%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.24%) .NET Team Leader
7 6 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Business Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Administrator
8 5 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Business Objects Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Progress Developer
8 5 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (97.65%) .NET
2 46 (54.12%) ASP.NET
3 27 (31.76%) WCF
4 20 (23.53%) WPF
5 19 (22.35%) HTML
6 10 (11.76%) jQuery
7 9 (10.59%) Web Services
8 8 (9.41%) CSS
9 7 (8.24%) Classic ASP
10 6 (7.06%) WinForms
11 4 (4.71%) MSMQ
11 4 (4.71%) REST
12 3 (3.53%) XML
13 2 (2.35%) SOAP
13 2 (2.35%) ADO
14 1 (1.18%) CSLA
14 1 (1.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) FMCG
2 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (12.94%) Information Security
3 10 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (11.76%) System Testing
4 8 (9.41%) Release Management
5 7 (8.24%) ITIL
5 7 (8.24%) OO
5 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.06%) MVC
7 5 (5.88%) Migration
7 5 (5.88%) ETL
7 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.71%) ERP
9 3 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.53%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.35%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.35%) Process Management
10 2 (2.35%) Web Development
10 2 (2.35%) Workflow
10 2 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) VB
2 59 (69.41%) C#
3 48 (56.47%) SQL
4 46 (54.12%) VB.NET
5 33 (38.82%) JavaScript
6 17 (20.00%) Java
7 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 6 (7.06%) VBA
9 5 (5.88%) RPG
10 4 (4.71%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.71%) Progress 4GL
11 3 (3.53%) C++
11 3 (3.53%) VBScript
12 2 (2.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (37.65%) Oracle
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 5 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) Progress
4 3 (3.53%) IBM
4 3 (3.53%) Infragistics
5 2 (2.35%) Micro Focus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £32,995 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago