The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 149 153
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% 0.81% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 1.58% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 19
Median salary £36,250 £32,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.40% -7.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £35,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.26%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1426 1521 1712
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 58.23% 51.39% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1274 1452
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

VB6
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB6.

1 22 (100.00%) VB
2 20 (90.91%) C#
3 18 (81.82%) .NET
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (40.91%) VB.NET
7 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) ERP
9 6 (27.27%) Web Services
9 6 (27.27%) Middleware
9 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
9 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (22.73%) OO
10 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
10 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
10 5 (22.73%) Software Deployment
11 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (18.18%) System Testing
11 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle
11 4 (18.18%) OOD
11 4 (18.18%) MVC
11 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 4 (18.18%) JIRA
11 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.64%) Finance

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Software Developer
3 7 (31.82%) VB Developer
3 7 (31.82%) VB6 Developer
4 6 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior VB Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior VB6 Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Developer
7 2 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 6 (27.27%) Middleware
2 6 (27.27%) Web Services
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.09%) WCF
5 2 (9.09%) WinForms
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (27.27%) ERP
2 5 (22.73%) OO
2 5 (22.73%) Software Deployment
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) OOD
3 4 (18.18%) System Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) DSDM
4 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.09%) Kanban
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) RUP
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) VB
2 20 (90.91%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) VB.NET
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) ZENworks
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft