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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 228 212 216
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB6 20 50 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.70% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.37% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 45 50
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
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
3239 3645 3638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 51.60% 50.77% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2729 3095 2927
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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
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 29 April 2016. 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 19 £32,000 -20.00% 4
South Yorkshire +10 1 £34,500 +43.75%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) VB
2 56 (90.32%) .NET
3 53 (85.48%) C#
4 45 (72.58%) SQL Server
5 42 (67.74%) SQL
6 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET
7 31 (50.00%) VB.NET
8 27 (43.55%) MVC
9 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
9 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (38.71%) Finance
11 22 (35.48%) OO
12 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (30.65%) HTML
12 19 (30.65%) CSS
13 18 (29.03%) Oracle
13 18 (29.03%) AngularJS
14 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (25.81%) PL/SQL
15 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (22.58%) SOA
17 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
17 13 (20.97%) JIRA
17 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (19.35%) WCF
18 12 (19.35%) Toad
19 11 (17.74%) MS Access
19 11 (17.74%) System Testing
19 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
20 10 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (72.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (17.74%) MS Access
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) JIRA
1 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
2 12 (19.35%) Toad
3 10 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.29%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (11.29%) Subversion
4 7 (11.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.61%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (82.26%) Developer
2 30 (48.39%) .NET Developer
2 30 (48.39%) C# Developer
3 21 (33.87%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (24.19%) SQL Developer
5 14 (22.58%) Applications Developer
6 13 (20.97%) Applications Support
7 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 10 (16.13%) VB Developer
9 8 (12.90%) C# Application Developer
10 7 (11.29%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL Developer
10 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
10 7 (11.29%) Systems Developer
11 6 (9.68%) .NET Architect
11 6 (9.68%) Architect
11 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (9.68%) HTML Developer
11 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (90.32%) .NET
2 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (30.65%) CSS
4 19 (30.65%) HTML
5 18 (29.03%) AngularJS
6 12 (19.35%) WCF
7 9 (14.52%) REST
7 9 (14.52%) Web Services
8 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
9 6 (9.68%) WinForms
10 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (4.84%) CSS3
10 3 (4.84%) HTML5
10 3 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.61%) MSMQ
11 1 (1.61%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) MVC
2 22 (35.48%) OO
3 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.58%) SOA
5 11 (17.74%) System Testing
5 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (14.52%) OOD
7 8 (12.90%) Feature Driven Development
7 8 (12.90%) Issue Tracking
7 8 (12.90%) Project Management
7 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.29%) Information Security
9 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
9 6 (9.68%) Web Development
10 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.45%) Coaching
11 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.45%) Migration
12 3 (4.84%) OOP
12 3 (4.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) VB
2 53 (85.48%) C#
3 42 (67.74%) SQL
4 31 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 16 (25.81%) PL/SQL
7 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
8 7 (11.29%) Java
9 1 (1.61%) COBOL
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Siebel
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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