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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 162 167 148
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB6 34 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.72% 0.97% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 2.04% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £48,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
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
2279 2403 2075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 48.54% 47.39% 54.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 2000 1714
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 5 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 5 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 0 25 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Bradford -18 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Halifax +16 2 £33,250 -21.76%
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 61 (100.00%) VB
2 50 (81.97%) .NET
3 40 (65.57%) SQL Server
4 38 (62.30%) SQL
4 38 (62.30%) C#
5 30 (49.18%) VB.NET
6 18 (29.51%) MVC
6 18 (29.51%) Finance
7 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
8 15 (24.59%) Oracle
8 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
8 15 (24.59%) WinForms
8 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (21.31%) Degree
9 13 (21.31%) OO
10 12 (19.67%) Windows
11 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
12 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (16.39%) VBScript
12 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
13 9 (14.75%) XML
13 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
13 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
13 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
14 8 (13.11%) MS Office
15 7 (11.48%) Scrum
15 7 (11.48%) CSS
15 7 (11.48%) Web Services

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (6.56%) IIS
1 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (65.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.56%) QlikView
7 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.28%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.28%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) VB Developer
2 13 (21.31%) VB6 Developer
3 10 (16.39%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Applications Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.84%) Programmer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (8.20%) Data Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.92%) Junior Database Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Junior Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (81.97%) .NET
2 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
3 15 (24.59%) WinForms
4 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
4 9 (14.75%) XML
5 7 (11.48%) CSS
5 7 (11.48%) Web Services
5 7 (11.48%) HTML
6 6 (9.84%) Classic ASP
6 6 (9.84%) WCF
7 4 (6.56%) MSMQ
7 4 (6.56%) REST
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.28%) jQuery
8 2 (3.28%) XSLT
9 1 (1.64%) DOM
9 1 (1.64%) WPF
9 1 (1.64%) MDX
9 1 (1.64%) ADO
9 1 (1.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.64%) User Experience
1 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) MVC
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) OO
4 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
5 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Scrum
7 6 (9.84%) BDD
7 6 (9.84%) TDD
8 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 5 (8.20%) OOP
9 4 (6.56%) Data Security
9 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.28%) Web Development
11 2 (3.28%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.28%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.28%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) VB
2 38 (62.30%) C#
2 38 (62.30%) SQL
3 30 (49.18%) VB.NET
4 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.39%) VBScript
6 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.84%) PHP
7 6 (9.84%) Java
8 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
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