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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 213 183 134
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -49
Permanent jobs citing VB6 33 75 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.49% 1.03% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 2.19% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 69 88
Average salary £43,750 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
3545 3431 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 52.17% 47.06% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 2689 2185
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 0 32 £47,500 +43.93% 1
North Yorkshire -2 1 £40,000 +23.07%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 65 (100.00%) VB
2 60 (92.31%) .NET
3 50 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 39 (60.00%) C#
5 33 (50.77%) VB.NET
6 28 (43.08%) SQL
7 24 (36.92%) OO
8 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
9 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
10 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
11 17 (26.15%) PHP
11 17 (26.15%) MVC
12 16 (24.62%) C++
12 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
13 14 (21.54%) Linux
14 13 (20.00%) COM+
14 13 (20.00%) N-Tier
14 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (18.46%) LAMP
15 12 (18.46%) Apache
15 12 (18.46%) HTML
16 11 (16.92%) Windows
16 11 (16.92%) SOA
16 11 (16.92%) REST
17 10 (15.38%) WinForms
17 10 (15.38%) CSS
18 9 (13.85%) Oracle
18 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
19 8 (12.31%) Finance

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (18.46%) Apache
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Office
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.08%) SSL
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) QlikView
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.23%) JIRA
3 5 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.08%) Toad
5 2 (3.08%) JMeter
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.08%) AccuRev
5 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (63.08%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) .NET Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Software Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Applications Support
5 10 (15.38%) Applications Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) Applications Specialist
8 7 (10.77%) Programmer
8 7 (10.77%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (10.77%) VB Developer
9 6 (9.23%) VB6 Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Database Specialist
10 5 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (7.69%) VB Software Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
12 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.62%) WinForms Developer
12 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
13 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (92.31%) .NET
2 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.00%) COM+
4 12 (18.46%) HTML
4 12 (18.46%) LAMP
5 11 (16.92%) REST
6 10 (15.38%) WinForms
6 10 (15.38%) CSS
7 8 (12.31%) WCF
8 6 (9.23%) Classic ASP
9 5 (7.69%) MSMQ
10 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.08%) FreeMarker
11 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (3.08%) J2EE
11 2 (3.08%) SOAP
11 2 (3.08%) XML
11 2 (3.08%) XSD
11 2 (3.08%) XSL
12 1 (1.54%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) OO
2 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 17 (26.15%) MVC
4 13 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (16.92%) SOA
6 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.31%) Separation of Concerns
8 7 (10.77%) TDD
8 7 (10.77%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) SDLC
9 6 (9.23%) Database Tuning
9 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.69%) BDD
10 5 (7.69%) Scrum
10 5 (7.69%) Information Management
10 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.15%) OOP
12 3 (4.62%) Service Management
12 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) VB
2 39 (60.00%) C#
3 33 (50.77%) VB.NET
4 28 (43.08%) SQL
5 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
6 17 (26.15%) PHP
7 16 (24.62%) C++
8 7 (10.77%) Java
8 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
9 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
9 6 (9.23%) VBScript
10 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.08%) C
11 2 (3.08%) XPath
11 2 (3.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Google
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