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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 222 197 179
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB6 31 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.73% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 1.45% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 43
Average salary £39,500 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.49% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £40,000 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
3389 3305 3218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.97% 50.30% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2852 2620 2820
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 January 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 28 January 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 -25 24 £39,500 +14.49% 8
South Yorkshire +2 6 £45,000 +12.50%
North Yorkshire +14 1 £33,000 +13.79%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 91 (100.00%) VB
2 84 (92.31%) .NET
3 63 (69.23%) C#
4 49 (53.85%) SQL
5 48 (52.75%) ASP.NET
6 46 (50.55%) SQL Server
7 45 (49.45%) VB.NET
8 29 (31.87%) XML
9 26 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
11 20 (21.98%) CSS
11 20 (21.98%) Microsoft
11 20 (21.98%) WCF
12 17 (18.68%) HTML
13 16 (17.58%) XSLT
13 16 (17.58%) Oracle
13 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
13 16 (17.58%) XHTML
13 16 (17.58%) jQuery
14 15 (16.48%) Silverlight
14 15 (16.48%) Ajax
15 14 (15.38%) Degree
15 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (15.38%) PL/SQL
16 13 (14.29%) T-SQL
17 12 (13.19%) MVC
17 12 (13.19%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (13.19%) System Testing
18 10 (10.99%) Web Services
18 10 (10.99%) SharePoint

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (10.99%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.40%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (50.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.20%) QlikView
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQLite
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.69%) Subversion
5 3 (3.30%) Toad
5 3 (3.30%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.20%) Maven
7 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (59.34%) Developer
2 29 (31.87%) .NET Developer
3 17 (18.68%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 13 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (14.29%) VB Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Senior Developer
5 12 (13.19%) VB6 Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.49%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.40%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Systems Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Junior
8 4 (4.40%) Programmer
8 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (92.31%) .NET
2 48 (52.75%) ASP.NET
3 29 (31.87%) XML
4 20 (21.98%) CSS
4 20 (21.98%) WCF
5 17 (18.68%) HTML
6 16 (17.58%) XSLT
6 16 (17.58%) XHTML
6 16 (17.58%) jQuery
7 15 (16.48%) Silverlight
7 15 (16.48%) Ajax
8 10 (10.99%) Web Services
9 9 (9.89%) WPF
9 9 (9.89%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.59%) NHibernate
10 6 (6.59%) SOAP
10 6 (6.59%) COM+
11 5 (5.49%) Classic ASP
11 5 (5.49%) WinForms
11 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) NHS
1 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.19%) MVC
3 12 (13.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (13.19%) System Testing
4 10 (10.99%) Migration
5 8 (8.79%) OO
6 6 (6.59%) OOP
6 6 (6.59%) Project Management
6 6 (6.59%) E-Procurement
6 6 (6.59%) Waterfall
7 5 (5.49%) CRUD
7 5 (5.49%) People Management
8 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.40%) Release Management
8 4 (4.40%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (4.40%) Information Security
8 4 (4.40%) ITIL
9 3 (3.30%) SOA
9 3 (3.30%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) VB
2 63 (69.23%) C#
3 49 (53.85%) SQL
4 45 (49.45%) VB.NET
5 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
6 14 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 13 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 9 (9.89%) VBScript
9 7 (7.69%) C++
10 6 (6.59%) Java
11 1 (1.10%) PHP
11 1 (1.10%) C
11 1 (1.10%) VBA
11 1 (1.10%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (1.10%) XAML
11 1 (1.10%) Ruby
11 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) WAI
2 3 (3.30%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.58%) Oracle
3 3 (3.30%) Telerik
4 1 (1.10%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.10%) Mapinfo
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