Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 209 217
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB6 17 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.34% 0.52% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 1.01% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 45
Leeds median annual salary £28,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.85% -23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £59,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £32,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.06% -19.06% +11.11%

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 2711 2972 3550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 54.85% 51.59% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2367 2504 2936
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,375
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,675 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) SQL
5 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
6 7 (41.18%) ZENworks
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (41.18%) Software Deployment
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) Middleware
9 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 3 (17.65%) Data Conversion
10 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (17.65%) Replication
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 3 (17.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
10 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) DBA
5 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Data Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) VB Developer
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Database Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) Middleware
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Deployment
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Data Conversion
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (11.76%) DSDM
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) RUP
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) VB
2 15 (88.24%) C#
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle