Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +52
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 2.18% 4.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.88% 8.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 0
Durham median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 -

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 129 158 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 56.33% 50.00% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88 149 125
Durham median annual salary £38,228 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.22% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,175 £25,000 £26,700
90th Percentile £55,750 £51,250 £76,050
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Darlington - 3 £29,000 -
Stockton-on-Tees -7 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £40,000 -
VB6
North East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft