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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 150 167 165
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 12 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.46% 0.42% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.78% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 24
Median salary £38,250 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.28% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,425 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1429 1789 1803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 55.17% 54.23% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 1478 1521
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB6.

1 29 (100.00%) VB
2 27 (93.10%) C#
3 25 (86.21%) .NET
4 15 (51.72%) VB.NET
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
5 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
5 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) MVC
7 8 (27.59%) TDD
7 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
7 8 (27.59%) OO
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (20.69%) Middleware
9 6 (20.69%) ERP
9 6 (20.69%) Web Services
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) CSS
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
10 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (13.79%) Software Deployment
11 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
11 4 (13.79%) System Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement

VB6
Top Related 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 11 (37.93%) VB Developer
3 11 (37.93%) VB6 Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Developer
5 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
5 8 (27.59%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
8 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (13.79%) Applications Developer
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (13.79%) C# Application Developer
9 4 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (13.79%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 4 (13.79%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (6.90%) .NET Applications Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Senior VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Middleware
4 6 (20.69%) Web Services
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (13.79%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.90%) WCF
8 2 (6.90%) WinForms
8 2 (6.90%) XML
9 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.45%) Ajax
9 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (31.03%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) OO
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) ERP
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
5 4 (13.79%) OOD
5 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Software Deployment
5 4 (13.79%) System Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) DSDM
7 2 (6.90%) Kanban
7 2 (6.90%) RUP
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) VB
2 27 (93.10%) C#
3 15 (51.72%) VB.NET
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) ZENworks
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle