Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for VB6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB6 over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
North East > Durham
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 59 45
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 1.98% 0.29% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 0.56% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +8.25% +33.79%
10th Percentile £29,325 £51,250 £46,750
90th Percentile £46,500 £53,750 £50,250
North East median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% +8.25% +38.57%

VB6 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 118 179 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 58.42% 52.80% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 77 161 113
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.83% -7.43%
10th Percentile £26,800 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £50,250
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Durham

VB6
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 in Durham.

Salary trend for VB6 in Durham

VB6
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in Durham over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VB6 in Durham

VB6
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Durham region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees -2 2 £40,000 -23.81%
Darlington - 2 £33,250 -
VB6
North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for VB6.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) MVC

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
1 1 (25.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VC++
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle