Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 103 105
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.30% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.58% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
North East median annual salary - £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.14% -17.65%
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% -3.75%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 862 687 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 49.12% 51.23% 57.36%
Number of salaries quoted 756 600 692
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,188 £23,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £56,875 £50,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in the North East

VB6
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for VB6 in the North East