The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 31 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 York region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 62 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.87% 3.28% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 6.11% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 8
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
248 229 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 53.91% 53.63% 65.15%
Number of salaries quoted 189 144 242
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
North Yorkshire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in York

VB6
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the York region.

VB6 Salary Trend in York

VB6
Top 16 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) RequisitePro
5 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the York 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RequisitePro
1 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
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