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

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 141 161
Rank change year-on-year -5 +20  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 8 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.31% 0.77% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 1.54% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 17
Median salary £27,500 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.03% -6.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -3.12% +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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1433 1431 1792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 56.31% 50.00% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1216 1496
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £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 26 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB6.

1 21 (100.00%) VB
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 18 (85.71%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 11 (52.38%) Windows
7 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
8 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
9 7 (33.33%) Software Deployment
10 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
10 6 (28.57%) ZENworks
10 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
12 4 (19.05%) Oracle
12 4 (19.05%) Middleware
12 4 (19.05%) ERP
12 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (14.29%) Finance
13 3 (14.29%) JIRA
13 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (14.29%) OO
13 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
14 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
14 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
14 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012

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 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 5 (23.81%) VB Developer
3 5 (23.81%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior VB Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Principal Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Principal Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (19.05%) Middleware
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (9.52%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) WinForms
6 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) ERP
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Conversion
4 2 (9.52%) DSDM
4 2 (9.52%) Kanban
4 2 (9.52%) RUP
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) System Testing
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) VB
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
6 2 (9.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle