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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 219 217 163
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -54
Permanent jobs citing VB6 30 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.54% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 1.14% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 50
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
3649 3423 2826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 53.64% 47.77% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3135 2746 2274
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -3 26 £40,000 - 5
North Yorkshire +4 2 £35,000 +7.69%
South Yorkshire -5 1 £24,000 +4.34%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 76 (100.00%) VB
2 60 (78.95%) .NET
3 47 (61.84%) SQL Server
4 45 (59.21%) SQL
5 40 (52.63%) C#
6 38 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
8 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 18 (23.68%) HTML
9 18 (23.68%) Finance
10 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET
11 16 (21.05%) CSS
11 16 (21.05%) MVC
11 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (19.74%) Degree
12 15 (19.74%) Oracle
13 14 (18.42%) PHP
13 14 (18.42%) OO
13 14 (18.42%) WinForms
14 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
14 13 (17.11%) SDLC
15 12 (15.79%) XML
16 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (13.16%) Windows
17 10 (13.16%) Classic ASP
17 10 (13.16%) Java
18 9 (11.84%) VBScript
18 9 (11.84%) BDD
18 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database 11g
18 9 (11.84%) Unit Testing

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) IIS
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (61.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.63%) JIRA
5 2 (2.63%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.63%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (65.79%) Developer
2 21 (27.63%) VB Developer
3 20 (26.32%) VB6 Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Applications Support
5 9 (11.84%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Applications Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Programmer
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Data Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (6.58%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (6.58%) Database Specialist
8 5 (6.58%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (6.58%) ASP Developer
8 5 (6.58%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (78.95%) .NET
2 18 (23.68%) HTML
3 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET
4 16 (21.05%) CSS
5 14 (18.42%) WinForms
6 12 (15.79%) XML
7 10 (13.16%) Classic ASP
8 8 (10.53%) XSLT
8 8 (10.53%) Ajax
9 7 (9.21%) COM+
10 5 (6.58%) MSMQ
10 5 (6.58%) Web Services
10 5 (6.58%) LAMP
10 5 (6.58%) WCF
10 5 (6.58%) jQuery
10 5 (6.58%) REST
11 4 (5.26%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.95%) XHTML
13 2 (2.63%) ADO
13 2 (2.63%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.05%) MVC
3 14 (18.42%) OO
4 13 (17.11%) SDLC
5 9 (11.84%) Scrum
5 9 (11.84%) BDD
5 9 (11.84%) TDD
5 9 (11.84%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.21%) ITIL
7 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.26%) Database Tuning
8 4 (5.26%) Software Delivery
8 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (5.26%) OOP
8 4 (5.26%) OOD
9 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) VB
2 45 (59.21%) SQL
3 40 (52.63%) C#
4 38 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
6 14 (18.42%) PHP
7 10 (13.16%) Java
8 9 (11.84%) VBScript
9 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
9 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
10 7 (9.21%) C++
11 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) WAI
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Oracle
2 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) Google
Bradford, Yorkshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: £50k-63k + 10% bonus, Pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago