The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 225 163 166
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 46 74 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.60% 1.24% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 2.43% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 72 50
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,950 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
VB6
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3851 3050 3391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 50.56% 50.97% 55.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 2462 2954
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VB6
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
West Yorkshire -26 38 £35,500 +6.76% 4
South Yorkshire -22 6 £40,000 +14.28%
North Yorkshire -15 1 £30,000 -4.76%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 122 (100.00%) VB
2 117 (95.90%) .NET
3 79 (64.75%) C#
4 72 (59.02%) SQL Server
4 72 (59.02%) ASP.NET
5 59 (48.36%) SQL
6 57 (46.72%) VB.NET
7 38 (31.15%) XML
8 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
9 35 (28.69%) Software Engineering
10 34 (27.87%) CSS
11 32 (26.23%) WCF
12 30 (24.59%) HTML
13 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
14 27 (22.13%) XHTML
15 26 (21.31%) Degree
16 24 (19.67%) Ajax
17 23 (18.85%) XSLT
17 23 (18.85%) Silverlight
18 19 (15.57%) Oracle
19 18 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
19 18 (14.75%) System Testing
20 17 (13.93%) jQuery
21 16 (13.11%) WAI
21 16 (13.11%) SOAP
22 15 (12.30%) COM+
22 15 (12.30%) Visual Studio
22 15 (12.30%) C++
22 15 (12.30%) T-SQL
22 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 11 (9.02%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.74%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) LiveLink
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) MS Office
1 9 (7.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (59.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.82%) MySQL
7 1 (0.82%) QlikView
7 1 (0.82%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (7.38%) Subversion
4 8 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.10%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.46%) Toad
7 1 (0.82%) Maven
7 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (4.92%) Retail
2 5 (4.10%) Legal
3 4 (3.28%) Finance
4 3 (2.46%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 73 (59.84%) Developer
2 40 (32.79%) .NET Developer
3 24 (19.67%) Software Engineer
4 20 (16.39%) Software Developer
4 20 (16.39%) VB.NET Developer
5 12 (9.84%) VB Developer
5 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.02%) Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) SQL Developer
8 8 (6.56%) VB6 Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Junior
9 7 (5.74%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.74%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Junior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (95.90%) .NET
2 72 (59.02%) ASP.NET
3 38 (31.15%) XML
4 34 (27.87%) CSS
5 32 (26.23%) WCF
6 30 (24.59%) HTML
7 27 (22.13%) XHTML
8 24 (19.67%) Ajax
9 23 (18.85%) Silverlight
9 23 (18.85%) XSLT
10 17 (13.93%) jQuery
11 16 (13.11%) SOAP
12 15 (12.30%) COM+
13 14 (11.48%) WPF
14 11 (9.02%) Web Services
15 7 (5.74%) .NET Framework
16 6 (4.92%) NHibernate
16 6 (4.92%) Classic ASP
17 4 (3.28%) ADO
17 4 (3.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.28%) NHS
3 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) FMCG
5 1 (0.82%) GIS
5 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.56%) Windows
2 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.69%) Software Engineering
2 18 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (14.75%) System Testing
3 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.48%) Migration
5 12 (9.84%) MVC
5 12 (9.84%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (9.02%) OO
7 7 (5.74%) OOP
7 7 (5.74%) Release Management
8 6 (4.92%) ITIL
8 6 (4.92%) E-Procurement
8 6 (4.92%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.10%) Project Management
9 5 (4.10%) SOA
9 5 (4.10%) People Management
10 4 (3.28%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.28%) Data Migration
10 4 (3.28%) MVVM
10 4 (3.28%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) VB
2 79 (64.75%) C#
3 59 (48.36%) SQL
4 57 (46.72%) VB.NET
5 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
6 15 (12.30%) C++
6 15 (12.30%) T-SQL
7 14 (11.48%) PL/SQL
8 12 (9.84%) Java
9 11 (9.02%) VBScript
10 3 (2.46%) VBA
11 2 (1.64%) RPG
11 2 (1.64%) C
12 1 (0.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.82%) XAML
12 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (21.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.11%) WAI
2 3 (2.46%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.57%) Oracle
3 4 (3.28%) Telerik
4 2 (1.64%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.64%) SAP
5 1 (0.82%) Mapinfo
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Wetherby
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 6k car allowance
Posted: 24 days ago