The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 74 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 1.09% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -1.31%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 287 395 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 51.53% 53.60% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 257 306 335
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 11 (100.00%) VBA
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Service Management
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (63.64%) Nintex
2 7 (63.64%) Workflow
3 6 (54.55%) Change Management
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SAP
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) HND
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (36.36%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (36.36%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 11 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (36.36%) K2 blackpearl
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) Classic ASP
2 4 (36.36%) SAP Smart Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Service Management
2 7 (63.64%) Workflow
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Change Management
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 11 (100.00%) VBA
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) HND
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Nintex
3 6 (54.55%) SAP