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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 194 150 177
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +27
Permanent jobs citing VB6 63 81 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.84% 1.46% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 2.86% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 56 80 40
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3669 2833 3266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.89% 51.13% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2332 2808
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -34 43 £35,000 +7.69% 5
South Yorkshire -14 15 £40,000 +14.28%
North Yorkshire -38 3 £32,500 +3.17%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 115 (100.00%) VB
2 114 (99.13%) .NET
3 72 (62.61%) C#
4 69 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 63 (54.78%) ASP.NET
6 62 (53.91%) VB.NET
7 55 (47.83%) SQL
8 34 (29.57%) JavaScript
9 32 (27.83%) CSS
9 32 (27.83%) WCF
10 31 (26.96%) XML
10 31 (26.96%) Software Engineering
11 28 (24.35%) HTML
12 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 25 (21.74%) Degree
13 24 (20.87%) XHTML
14 21 (18.26%) Ajax
15 20 (17.39%) Oracle
15 20 (17.39%) Silverlight
15 20 (17.39%) System Testing
16 18 (15.65%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (15.65%) XSLT
17 17 (14.78%) SOAP
18 16 (13.91%) T-SQL
18 16 (13.91%) WAI
19 15 (13.04%) Migration
19 15 (13.04%) Visual Studio
19 15 (13.04%) WPF
20 14 (12.17%) jQuery
20 14 (12.17%) COM+

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.09%) IIS
3 2 (1.74%) LiveLink
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) MS Office
2 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.48%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.61%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.87%) SQLite
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (6.09%) Subversion
4 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.35%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.61%) Toad
7 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.87%) Maven
General
1 6 (5.22%) Legal
2 4 (3.48%) Finance
3 3 (2.61%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 77 (66.96%) Developer
2 40 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 22 (19.13%) Software Engineer
4 21 (18.26%) Software Developer
4 21 (18.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 15 (13.04%) VB Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.57%) SQL Developer
6 11 (9.57%) VB6 Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Junior
8 7 (6.09%) Applications Support
8 7 (6.09%) Junior Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Junior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Systems Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (99.13%) .NET
2 63 (54.78%) ASP.NET
3 32 (27.83%) CSS
3 32 (27.83%) WCF
4 31 (26.96%) XML
5 28 (24.35%) HTML
6 24 (20.87%) XHTML
7 21 (18.26%) Ajax
8 20 (17.39%) Silverlight
9 18 (15.65%) XSLT
10 17 (14.78%) SOAP
11 15 (13.04%) WPF
12 14 (12.17%) jQuery
12 14 (12.17%) COM+
13 11 (9.57%) Web Services
14 6 (5.22%) ADO
15 5 (4.35%) NHibernate
16 4 (3.48%) DAO
16 4 (3.48%) Classic ASP
16 4 (3.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.48%) NHS
2 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.61%) FMCG
4 1 (0.87%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.87%) GIS
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) Software Engineering
2 20 (17.39%) System Testing
3 18 (15.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (13.04%) Migration
5 12 (10.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (7.83%) OO
6 9 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.96%) Release Management
8 6 (5.22%) ITIL
8 6 (5.22%) OOP
9 5 (4.35%) SOA
9 5 (4.35%) Information Security
9 5 (4.35%) MVC
10 4 (3.48%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.48%) Project Management
10 4 (3.48%) Data Migration
10 4 (3.48%) MVVM
11 3 (2.61%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.61%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.61%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) VB
2 72 (62.61%) C#
3 62 (53.91%) VB.NET
4 55 (47.83%) SQL
5 34 (29.57%) JavaScript
6 16 (13.91%) T-SQL
7 14 (12.17%) Java
7 14 (12.17%) C++
8 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
9 7 (6.09%) VBScript
10 5 (4.35%) VBA
11 3 (2.61%) RPG
12 1 (0.87%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.87%) C
12 1 (0.87%) Ruby
12 1 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) WAI
2 5 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (3.48%) Telerik
4 3 (2.61%) SAP
4 3 (2.61%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.87%) Mapinfo
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Flexi + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago