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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 179 134 184
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +50
Permanent jobs citing VB6 79 84 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 1.57% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.23% 3.14% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74 84 38
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,140 £35,000
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
3536 2673 3322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.72% 50.11% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2816 2212 2852
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,054 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -27 46 £33,000 +1.53% 4
South Yorkshire -7 25 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire -30 6 £31,250 -0.79% 4
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 115 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (61.74%) C#
3 69 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 63 (54.78%) VB.NET
5 62 (53.91%) ASP.NET
6 57 (49.57%) SQL
7 37 (32.17%) JavaScript
8 34 (29.57%) WCF
9 32 (27.83%) Software Engineering
10 30 (26.09%) CSS
11 27 (23.48%) HTML
12 26 (22.61%) Oracle
12 26 (22.61%) XML
12 26 (22.61%) Degree
13 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
14 22 (19.13%) XHTML
15 19 (16.52%) Java
15 19 (16.52%) Ajax
16 18 (15.65%) Silverlight
16 18 (15.65%) System Testing
17 17 (14.78%) T-SQL
17 17 (14.78%) SOAP
17 17 (14.78%) Migration
17 17 (14.78%) WPF
18 16 (13.91%) XSLT
18 16 (13.91%) User Acceptance Testing
19 15 (13.04%) WAI
20 13 (11.30%) C++
20 13 (11.30%) Visual Studio

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (5.22%) IIS
3 2 (1.74%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.87%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) MS Office
2 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.48%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.87%) SQLite
7 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (5.22%) Subversion
4 3 (2.61%) ReSharper
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.61%) Toad
General
1 6 (5.22%) Finance
1 6 (5.22%) Legal
2 3 (2.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (65.22%) Developer
2 37 (32.17%) .NET Developer
3 24 (20.87%) Software Engineer
4 21 (18.26%) Software Developer
4 21 (18.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 14 (12.17%) VB Developer
6 11 (9.57%) SQL Developer
7 10 (8.70%) Analyst
7 10 (8.70%) VB6 Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Junior Developer
10 7 (6.09%) Junior
11 6 (5.22%) Support Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Applications Support
11 6 (5.22%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Business Objects Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (53.91%) ASP.NET
3 34 (29.57%) WCF
4 30 (26.09%) CSS
5 27 (23.48%) HTML
6 26 (22.61%) XML
7 22 (19.13%) XHTML
8 19 (16.52%) Ajax
9 18 (15.65%) Silverlight
10 17 (14.78%) WPF
10 17 (14.78%) SOAP
11 16 (13.91%) XSLT
12 13 (11.30%) COM+
13 12 (10.43%) Web Services
13 12 (10.43%) jQuery
14 6 (5.22%) ADO
15 5 (4.35%) Classic ASP
15 5 (4.35%) NHibernate
16 4 (3.48%) DAO
17 3 (2.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) NHS
2 4 (3.48%) FMCG
3 2 (1.74%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.83%) Software Engineering
2 18 (15.65%) System Testing
3 17 (14.78%) Migration
4 16 (13.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (9.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (8.70%) Release Management
7 9 (7.83%) Information Security
8 8 (6.96%) OO
9 7 (6.09%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.22%) ITIL
11 5 (4.35%) OOP
11 5 (4.35%) SOA
11 5 (4.35%) ETL
11 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.35%) Line Management
12 4 (3.48%) Data Migration
12 4 (3.48%) MVVM
12 4 (3.48%) Project Management
13 3 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) VB
2 71 (61.74%) C#
3 63 (54.78%) VB.NET
4 57 (49.57%) SQL
5 37 (32.17%) JavaScript
6 19 (16.52%) Java
7 17 (14.78%) T-SQL
8 13 (11.30%) C++
9 9 (7.83%) PL/SQL
10 6 (5.22%) VBScript
11 5 (4.35%) RPG
12 4 (3.48%) VBA
13 1 (0.87%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.87%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.87%) XAML
13 1 (0.87%) Ruby
13 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (22.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) WAI
2 7 (6.09%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (22.61%) Oracle
2 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 5 (4.35%) SAP
4 4 (3.48%) Telerik
5 1 (0.87%) Progress
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30-35K
Posted: 10 days ago
York
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
York
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago