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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 211 220 187
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Permanent jobs citing VB6 32 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.50% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 1.03% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 30
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £49,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
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
3505 3580 2914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 52.04% 48.53% 53.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2997 2918 2364
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 May 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 May 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 +11 27 £35,000 -17.64% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £33,750 - 1
South Yorkshire -6 1 £24,000 +4.34% 4
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 73 (100.00%) VB
2 57 (78.08%) .NET
3 45 (61.64%) SQL Server
4 42 (57.53%) C#
4 42 (57.53%) SQL
5 37 (50.68%) VB.NET
6 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
7 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET
8 18 (24.66%) HTML
8 18 (24.66%) Finance
8 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
9 17 (23.29%) Degree
9 17 (23.29%) MVC
9 17 (23.29%) OO
10 16 (21.92%) CSS
10 16 (21.92%) WinForms
11 15 (20.55%) Oracle
11 15 (20.55%) SDLC
12 14 (19.18%) XML
12 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (16.44%) Windows
14 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
14 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (13.70%) Classic ASP
16 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
16 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
17 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (10.96%) .NET Framework
17 8 (10.96%) Ajax

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (61.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.48%) QlikView
7 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.74%) JIRA
5 2 (2.74%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.74%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.37%) Maven
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (72.60%) Developer
2 21 (28.77%) VB Developer
3 20 (27.40%) VB6 Developer
4 12 (16.44%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Applications Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Applications Support
6 8 (10.96%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Programmer
7 7 (9.59%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Architect
9 5 (6.85%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.85%) Data Architect
9 5 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) ASP Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Classic ASP Developer
10 4 (5.48%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (78.08%) .NET
2 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET
3 18 (24.66%) HTML
4 16 (21.92%) CSS
4 16 (21.92%) WinForms
5 14 (19.18%) XML
6 10 (13.70%) Classic ASP
7 8 (10.96%) .NET Framework
7 8 (10.96%) Ajax
7 8 (10.96%) XSLT
8 7 (9.59%) jQuery
9 6 (8.22%) Web Services
10 5 (6.85%) MSMQ
10 5 (6.85%) REST
10 5 (6.85%) WCF
11 3 (4.11%) XHTML
12 2 (2.74%) NHibernate
12 2 (2.74%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.74%) HTML5
12 2 (2.74%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
2 17 (23.29%) MVC
2 17 (23.29%) OO
3 15 (20.55%) SDLC
4 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.59%) ITIL
6 7 (9.59%) Scrum
6 7 (9.59%) TDD
6 7 (9.59%) BDD
7 6 (8.22%) OOP
8 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) Software Delivery
9 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (5.48%) Data Security
9 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.48%) OOD
10 2 (2.74%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.74%) Migration
10 2 (2.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) VB
2 42 (57.53%) C#
2 42 (57.53%) SQL
3 37 (50.68%) VB.NET
4 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.96%) PL/SQL
5 8 (10.96%) Java
5 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.96%) VBScript
6 7 (9.59%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) WAI
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Oracle
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) Google
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