Period
to 21 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Manchester > Oldham
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 4.76% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.97% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Oldham median annual salary £35,000 - -
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -28.21% +21.88% +45.45%

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 Oldham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 67 63 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 79.76% 67.02% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 22
Oldham median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.96% +12.31%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,600 £19,025
90th Percentile £41,250 £42,750 £55,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Oldham

VB6
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Oldham

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Oldham region with a requirement for VB6.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SMS
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) Feasibility Study

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 2 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware