Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 84 80
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.17% 0.37% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.60% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -29.41% -3.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £46,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -29.41% -

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 Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 367 502 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 62.31% 62.52% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 347 471 393
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -8.54% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £48,750 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +3.90%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Leicester

VB6
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Leicester region with a requirement for VB6.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle