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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
North East / Durham
Rank 23 28 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 4.35% 0.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.96% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year - -1.31%  

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 67 45 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 48.55% 39.47% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 33
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing VB6 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees +2 4 £35,000 +7.69%
VB6
North East

VB6
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) React
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access

VB6
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) React
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft