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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 175 129 156
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +27
Permanent jobs citing VB6 32 48 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.66% 1.37% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 2.65% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2224 1811 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.66% 51.65% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1452 1673
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £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 25 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 25 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 -51 18 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Halifax - 7 £45,000 - 1
Wakefield -3 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Bradford -2 3 £43,500 +58.18%
Brighouse - 1 £45,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £45,000 - 1
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 84 (100.00%) VB
2 82 (97.62%) .NET
3 54 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 54 (64.29%) C#
4 53 (63.10%) SQL
5 48 (57.14%) VB.NET
6 44 (52.38%) ASP.NET
7 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
8 28 (33.33%) Oracle
8 28 (33.33%) WCF
9 20 (23.81%) WPF
9 20 (23.81%) HTML
10 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
11 16 (19.05%) Java
12 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
14 11 (13.10%) Information Security
14 11 (13.10%) T-SQL
15 10 (11.90%) Web Services
15 10 (11.90%) Finance
15 10 (11.90%) jQuery
15 10 (11.90%) Degree
15 10 (11.90%) System Testing
16 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (10.71%) CSS
16 9 (10.71%) IIS
16 9 (10.71%) Windows
17 8 (9.52%) OO

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 9 (10.71%) IIS
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) OpenEdge
4 2 (2.38%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.95%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (5.95%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.19%) MySQL
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.38%) Toad
4 2 (2.38%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.38%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 57 (67.86%) Developer
2 20 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Development Manager
4 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) SQL Developer
5 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
6 7 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Administrator
7 6 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Business Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Business Objects Developer
9 4 (4.76%) SAP Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (97.62%) .NET
2 44 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 28 (33.33%) WCF
4 20 (23.81%) WPF
4 20 (23.81%) HTML
5 10 (11.90%) jQuery
5 10 (11.90%) Web Services
6 9 (10.71%) CSS
7 6 (7.14%) Classic ASP
7 6 (7.14%) XML
8 4 (4.76%) MSMQ
8 4 (4.76%) WinForms
8 4 (4.76%) REST
9 2 (2.38%) HTML5
9 2 (2.38%) ADO
9 2 (2.38%) SOAP
10 1 (1.19%) DCOM
10 1 (1.19%) DOM
10 1 (1.19%) XSLT
10 1 (1.19%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) FMCG
2 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.38%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
2 11 (13.10%) Information Security
3 10 (11.90%) System Testing
4 9 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (9.52%) OO
6 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.33%) ITIL
7 6 (7.14%) MVC
7 6 (7.14%) Release Management
8 5 (5.95%) Migration
8 5 (5.95%) ETL
8 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.57%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.38%) ERP
10 2 (2.38%) OOD
10 2 (2.38%) Web Development
10 2 (2.38%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.38%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) VB
2 54 (64.29%) C#
3 53 (63.10%) SQL
4 48 (57.14%) VB.NET
5 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
6 16 (19.05%) Java
7 11 (13.10%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.33%) VBA
9 6 (7.14%) VBScript
10 5 (5.95%) RPG
11 4 (4.76%) C++
12 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.57%) Progress 4GL
13 2 (2.38%) COBOL
14 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (33.33%) Oracle
2 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) Business Objects
3 5 (5.95%) SAP
4 3 (3.57%) Progress
4 3 (3.57%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) Infragistics
5 2 (2.38%) Micro Focus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-40000 Per Annum 40000
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £32,995 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago