Period
to 20 August 2017

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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - +46 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 19 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 5.88% - 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.73% - 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 6
Durham median annual salary £35,000 - £28,000
North East median annual salary £35,000 - £35,000

VB6 is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 177 131 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 54.80% 49.62% 59.76%
Number of salaries quoted 164 121 173
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,100
90th Percentile £51,250 £76,750 £57,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +15.38%

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 20 August 2017.

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 20 August 2017. 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 - 11 £35,000 -
VB6
North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for VB6.

1 19 (100.00%) VB
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 15 (78.95%) DevOps
4 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 13 (68.42%) MVC
4 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (63.16%) Windows
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 8 (42.11%) Degree
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (31.58%) React
8 6 (31.58%) Puppet
8 6 (31.58%) Big Data
8 6 (31.58%) Analytics
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) IIS
9 4 (21.05%) SLA
10 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.26%) MSF
10 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
10 1 (5.26%) WinForms
10 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.26%) DAO
10 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 1 (5.26%) XPath
10 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio

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 4 (21.05%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) DevOps Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (31.58%) React
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) ADO
4 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.26%) DAO
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) XSD
4 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) DevOps
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) MSF
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) XPath
4 1 (5.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft