Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 116 108
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.44% 0.068% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 0.13% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 13
North East median annual salary £35,000 - £35,000
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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 543 775 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.51% 52.44% 58.99%
Number of salaries quoted 495 676 792
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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

VB6
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in the North East over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in the North East

VB6
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 5 £35,000 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 North East region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) XQuery
4 1 (20.00%) MSF
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) DAO
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) XPath

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ADO
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (20.00%) DAO
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSD
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) MSF
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft