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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 183 179 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -59
Permanent jobs citing VB6 30 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.62% 0.65% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 1.44% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 54
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.68% +6.42%
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
2550 2219 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 53.01% 45.07% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2088 1788 1477
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 £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 August 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 August 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 +17 26 £49,000 +55.55% 3
Bradford -18 4 £26,000 -40.22% 1
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 64 (100.00%) VB
2 55 (85.94%) .NET
3 47 (73.44%) SQL Server
4 37 (57.81%) C#
5 30 (46.88%) SQL
6 29 (45.31%) VB.NET
7 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
8 20 (31.25%) OO
9 17 (26.56%) PHP
10 16 (25.00%) MVC
11 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
11 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
12 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
12 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (18.75%) Finance
13 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (18.75%) C++
13 12 (18.75%) Oracle
14 11 (17.19%) COM+
14 11 (17.19%) Linux
14 11 (17.19%) N-Tier
14 11 (17.19%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (15.63%) WinForms
15 10 (15.63%) LAMP
15 10 (15.63%) Degree
15 10 (15.63%) Apache
16 9 (14.06%) Windows
16 9 (14.06%) HTML
16 9 (14.06%) WCF
16 9 (14.06%) REST

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 10 (15.63%) Apache
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Office
2 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.56%) SSL
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (73.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.13%) QlikView
7 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (6.25%) JIRA
3 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.13%) Toad
4 2 (3.13%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.56%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.56%) JMeter
5 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (60.94%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.19%) VB Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Applications Support
4 10 (15.63%) VB6 Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Applications Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Database Specialist
9 5 (7.81%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (7.81%) Programmer
9 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.81%) VB Software Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Data Architect
11 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (85.94%) .NET
2 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 11 (17.19%) COM+
4 10 (15.63%) LAMP
4 10 (15.63%) WinForms
5 9 (14.06%) WCF
5 9 (14.06%) HTML
5 9 (14.06%) REST
6 8 (12.50%) CSS
7 5 (7.81%) Classic ASP
7 5 (7.81%) MSMQ
8 3 (4.69%) XML
8 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.13%) Web Services
10 1 (1.56%) FreeMarker
10 1 (1.56%) XSD
10 1 (1.56%) XSL
10 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (1.56%) J2EE
10 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) OO
2 16 (25.00%) MVC
3 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (14.06%) SDLC
7 8 (12.50%) SOA
8 7 (10.94%) ITIL
8 7 (10.94%) TDD
8 7 (10.94%) Scrum
8 7 (10.94%) Separation of Concerns
8 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.94%) BDD
9 6 (9.38%) Database Tuning
9 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
11 4 (6.25%) Information Management
11 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.69%) Coaching
12 3 (4.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) VB
2 37 (57.81%) C#
3 30 (46.88%) SQL
4 29 (45.31%) VB.NET
5 17 (26.56%) PHP
6 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
7 12 (18.75%) C++
8 8 (12.50%) Java
8 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 7 (10.94%) VBScript
10 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.13%) C
12 1 (1.56%) XPath
12 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 4% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum circa + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago