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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 67 88
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 1.24% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.49% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  

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 328 361 441
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 55.22% 49.72% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 293 276 394
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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