Period
to 20 October 2017

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

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 40
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.30% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.64% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Northern Ireland median annual salary - £36,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.00% -
UK median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 298 157 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 65.49% 47.29% 66.15%
Number of salaries quoted 175 127 86
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +1.12%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Northern Ireland

VB6
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Northern Ireland