Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 63 84
Rank change year-on-year -16 +21 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.31% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Leicester median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% - -
Leicestershire median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +15.63% - -

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 458 347 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 70.57% 60.56% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 340 333 434
Leicester median annual salary £42,250 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.71% -10.26% -4.88%
10th Percentile £26,975 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.84% -8.13% -

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

VB6
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in Leicester over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VB6 in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 15 (100.00%) VB
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) EPoS
3 11 (73.33%) Time Management
3 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (73.33%) IT Strategy
3 11 (73.33%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (60.00%) Retail
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (13.33%) Logistics
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (13.33%) User Stories
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) C
8 2 (13.33%) Unix

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 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Senior Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Senior VB Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Senior VB6 Developer
2 11 (73.33%) VB Developer
2 11 (73.33%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (73.33%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) IT Strategy
2 11 (73.33%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (73.33%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle