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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 182 133 188
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +55
Permanent jobs citing VB6 72 87 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.00% 1.60% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 3.22% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 65 87 33
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
3350 2703 3237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.56% 49.82% 55.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2631 2227 2773
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -47 38 £34,000 +4.61% 5
South Yorkshire 0 25 £35,000 - 3
North Yorkshire -22 8 £32,500 -3.70%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 114 (100.00%) VB
2 113 (99.12%) .NET
3 74 (64.91%) SQL Server
3 74 (64.91%) C#
4 65 (57.02%) SQL
5 63 (55.26%) ASP.NET
6 62 (54.39%) VB.NET
7 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
8 34 (29.82%) WCF
9 31 (27.19%) Software Engineering
9 31 (27.19%) HTML
10 29 (25.44%) Oracle
10 29 (25.44%) CSS
11 25 (21.93%) Java
11 25 (21.93%) Degree
12 24 (21.05%) XML
13 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
14 21 (18.42%) XHTML
15 20 (17.54%) T-SQL
15 20 (17.54%) WPF
16 19 (16.67%) Ajax
17 17 (14.91%) SOAP
17 17 (14.91%) Silverlight
18 16 (14.04%) XSLT
19 15 (13.16%) WAI
20 14 (12.28%) C++
20 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
21 13 (11.40%) System Testing
21 13 (11.40%) jQuery
21 13 (11.40%) COM+

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (5.26%) IIS
2 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.75%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Office
2 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (64.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.14%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.39%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.75%) MySQL
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) SQLite
9 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Visual Studio
1 7 (6.14%) Subversion
2 5 (4.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.75%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.88%) Toad
5 1 (0.88%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (6.14%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 70 (61.40%) Developer
2 32 (28.07%) .NET Developer
3 25 (21.93%) Software Engineer
4 16 (14.04%) Software Developer
4 16 (14.04%) VB.NET Developer
5 13 (11.40%) SQL Developer
6 11 (9.65%) VB Developer
6 11 (9.65%) Development Manager
7 8 (7.02%) VB6 Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Administrator
10 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Junior
10 5 (4.39%) Business Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Business Objects Developer
10 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Junior Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (99.12%) .NET
2 63 (55.26%) ASP.NET
3 34 (29.82%) WCF
4 31 (27.19%) HTML
5 29 (25.44%) CSS
6 24 (21.05%) XML
7 21 (18.42%) XHTML
8 20 (17.54%) WPF
9 19 (16.67%) Ajax
10 17 (14.91%) SOAP
10 17 (14.91%) Silverlight
11 16 (14.04%) XSLT
12 13 (11.40%) COM+
12 13 (11.40%) jQuery
13 12 (10.53%) Web Services
14 5 (4.39%) ADO
14 5 (4.39%) Classic ASP
15 4 (3.51%) WinForms
15 4 (3.51%) NHibernate
16 3 (2.63%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.51%) NHS
2 4 (3.51%) FMCG
3 2 (1.75%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.19%) Software Engineering
2 13 (11.40%) System Testing
2 13 (11.40%) Migration
2 13 (11.40%) Information Security
3 11 (9.65%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (9.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (7.02%) OO
5 7 (6.14%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.26%) Release Management
7 5 (4.39%) ETL
7 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.51%) SOA
8 4 (3.51%) Project Management
8 4 (3.51%) Data Migration
9 3 (2.63%) MVVM
9 3 (2.63%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.63%) ITIL
9 3 (2.63%) OOP
9 3 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.75%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 114 (100.00%) VB
2 74 (64.91%) C#
3 65 (57.02%) SQL
4 62 (54.39%) VB.NET
5 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 25 (21.93%) Java
7 20 (17.54%) T-SQL
8 14 (12.28%) C++
9 7 (6.14%) VBScript
9 7 (6.14%) VBA
10 5 (4.39%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.39%) RPG
11 2 (1.75%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.88%) XAML
12 1 (0.88%) Ruby
12 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.16%) WAI
2 7 (6.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (25.44%) Oracle
2 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.39%) Business Objects
3 5 (4.39%) SAP
4 3 (2.63%) Telerik
5 2 (1.75%) Progress
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Infragistics
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