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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
North East / Durham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 7.59% - 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% - 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 3
Median salary £35,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  

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 92 73 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 58.23% 51.41% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 87 68 108
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -6.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 24 June 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 - 6 £35,000 -
VB6
North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 18 (100.00%) VB
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) DevOps
3 12 (66.67%) MVC
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (33.33%) React
5 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (33.33%) Puppet
5 6 (33.33%) Big Data
5 6 (33.33%) Analytics
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) SLA
6 4 (22.22%) IIS

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 (22.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (33.33%) React
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) DevOps
2 12 (66.67%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft