Period
to 19 September 2018

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 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 211 209
Rank change year-on-year +37 -2 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB6 21 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.50% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.64% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 29
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £28,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -15.15% -5.71%
10th Percentile £35,250 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £33,750 £35,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £27,750 £33,000
% change year-on-year +44.14% -15.91% -14.84%

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 Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,301 2,654 2,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.05% 53.44% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,943 2,298 2,428
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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

VB6
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VB6 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB6.

1 21 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (85.71%) .NET
3 17 (80.95%) VB.NET
3 17 (80.95%) C#
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
5 11 (52.38%) Scrum
5 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (52.38%) Degree
6 10 (47.62%) Oracle
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (38.10%) HTML
9 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (33.33%) PHP
9 7 (33.33%) CSS
9 7 (33.33%) VBA
9 7 (33.33%) Informatica
9 7 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (33.33%) Cognos
9 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (33.33%) QlikView
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (33.33%) TDD
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (33.33%) Tableau
9 7 (33.33%) Business Analytics
9 7 (33.33%) AngularJS

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 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) Power BI
2 7 (33.33%) QlikView
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (23.81%) Legal
2 4 (19.05%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 6 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Programmer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) VB Developer
3 4 (19.05%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) XML Schema
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.76%) J2EE
7 1 (4.76%) Spring
7 1 (4.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) Scrum
2 7 (33.33%) Analytics
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) Data Science
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Coaching
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (14.29%) Information Capture
5 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 3 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (80.95%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) VB.NET
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (33.33%) VBA
5 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) COBOL
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Cognos
2 7 (33.33%) Informatica
2 7 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 7 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (33.33%) Tableau
3 3 (14.29%) Capita
3 3 (14.29%) Perforce
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft