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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 213 210 183
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Permanent jobs citing VB6 49 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.71% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 1.45% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 44
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
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
3607 3644 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 50.28% 48.55% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3060 2926 2516
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 37 £40,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +23 6 £55,000 +92.98% 2
South Yorkshire - 4 £24,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 63 (77.78%) .NET
3 51 (62.96%) SQL Server
3 51 (62.96%) SQL
4 48 (59.26%) C#
5 33 (40.74%) VB.NET
6 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
6 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET
7 22 (27.16%) Software Engineering
8 21 (25.93%) XML
9 20 (24.69%) MVC
10 18 (22.22%) Degree
10 18 (22.22%) Finance
10 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (22.22%) HTML
11 16 (19.75%) Oracle
11 16 (19.75%) CSS
12 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 15 (18.52%) WinForms
13 13 (16.05%) Windows
13 13 (16.05%) OO
13 13 (16.05%) XSLT
13 13 (16.05%) Classic ASP
14 11 (13.58%) Ajax
14 11 (13.58%) VBScript
14 11 (13.58%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (12.35%) jQuery
15 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database
15 10 (12.35%) T-SQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (4.94%) IIS
1 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Office
2 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.94%) QlikView
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (8.64%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.47%) Subversion
4 2 (2.47%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (64.20%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) VB Developer
2 19 (23.46%) VB6 Developer
3 12 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Programmer
4 9 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (8.64%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Data Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.17%) ASP Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Classic ASP Developer
7 5 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (77.78%) .NET
2 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET
3 21 (25.93%) XML
4 18 (22.22%) HTML
5 16 (19.75%) CSS
6 15 (18.52%) WinForms
7 13 (16.05%) XSLT
7 13 (16.05%) Classic ASP
8 11 (13.58%) Ajax
9 10 (12.35%) jQuery
10 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 7 (8.64%) Web Services
12 6 (7.41%) XHTML
12 6 (7.41%) WCF
13 5 (6.17%) Silverlight
14 3 (3.70%) REST
14 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (3.70%) NHibernate
14 3 (3.70%) MSMQ
14 3 (3.70%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.23%) User Experience
1 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) Software Engineering
2 20 (24.69%) MVC
3 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.05%) OO
5 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.64%) TDD
6 7 (8.64%) Scrum
7 6 (7.41%) OOP
7 6 (7.41%) BDD
8 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.94%) Data Security
9 4 (4.94%) ITIL
9 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.94%) Software Delivery
10 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.70%) CRUD
10 3 (3.70%) OOD
10 3 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) VB
2 51 (62.96%) SQL
3 48 (59.26%) C#
4 33 (40.74%) VB.NET
5 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
6 11 (13.58%) VBScript
7 10 (12.35%) PL/SQL
7 10 (12.35%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.64%) Java
9 6 (7.41%) PHP
10 3 (3.70%) C++
11 1 (1.23%) C
11 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) WAI
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Oracle
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.23%) Google
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago