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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 218 197 141
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -56
Permanent jobs citing VB6 32 57 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.81% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 1.72% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 70
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
3691 3310 2645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 53.49% 46.84% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3130 2630 2145
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 £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
West Yorkshire +9 31 £35,000 - 4
North Yorkshire -5 1 £40,000 +28.00%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 81 (100.00%) VB
2 67 (82.72%) .NET
3 54 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 43 (53.09%) SQL
5 41 (50.62%) C#
6 36 (44.44%) VB.NET
7 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 20 (24.69%) OO
8 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
9 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
10 18 (22.22%) PHP
11 17 (20.99%) Oracle
11 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET
11 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (19.75%) MVC
13 15 (18.52%) HTML
14 13 (16.05%) WinForms
14 13 (16.05%) Finance
14 13 (16.05%) C++
15 12 (14.81%) CSS
15 12 (14.81%) Degree
15 12 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (14.81%) SDLC
16 11 (13.58%) Root Cause Analysis
16 11 (13.58%) COM+
16 11 (13.58%) PL/SQL
16 11 (13.58%) Linux
16 11 (13.58%) N-Tier
17 10 (12.35%) Windows
17 10 (12.35%) Apache

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (12.35%) Apache
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Office
2 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (6.17%) JIRA
3 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.47%) Toad
5 2 (2.47%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.47%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.23%) JMeter
6 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (20.99%) VB Developer
3 16 (19.75%) VB6 Developer
4 14 (17.28%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Applications Support
7 9 (11.11%) Applications Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Applications Specialist
9 7 (8.64%) Programmer
9 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
9 7 (8.64%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (7.41%) C# Developer
10 6 (7.41%) Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Database Specialist
10 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
11 5 (6.17%) Analyst Programmer
11 5 (6.17%) Architect
11 5 (6.17%) Data Architect
11 5 (6.17%) VB Software Engineer
12 4 (4.94%) Classic ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (82.72%) .NET
2 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.52%) HTML
4 13 (16.05%) WinForms
5 12 (14.81%) CSS
6 11 (13.58%) COM+
7 10 (12.35%) LAMP
8 9 (11.11%) WCF
8 9 (11.11%) Classic ASP
9 8 (9.88%) XML
9 8 (9.88%) REST
10 5 (6.17%) MSMQ
11 4 (4.94%) XSLT
11 4 (4.94%) jQuery
11 4 (4.94%) Ajax
11 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.70%) Web Services
13 2 (2.47%) HTML5
14 1 (1.23%) FreeMarker
14 1 (1.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Linux
2 10 (12.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) OO
1 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
2 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.75%) MVC
4 12 (14.81%) SDLC
5 11 (13.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.88%) BDD
6 8 (9.88%) TDD
6 8 (9.88%) Scrum
7 7 (8.64%) SOA
7 7 (8.64%) ITIL
8 6 (7.41%) Database Tuning
8 6 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (7.41%) Separation of Concerns
9 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (4.94%) OOD
10 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) VB
2 43 (53.09%) SQL
3 41 (50.62%) C#
4 36 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
6 18 (22.22%) PHP
7 13 (16.05%) C++
8 11 (13.58%) PL/SQL
9 9 (11.11%) Java
10 8 (9.88%) VBScript
11 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.47%) C
14 1 (1.23%) XPath
14 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.99%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) IBM
3 1 (1.23%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 4% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum circa + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago