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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 3.45% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Oldham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 23 33 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 79.31% 86.84% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 9
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +58.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 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 27 June 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 10 (100.00%) VB
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) MySQL
2 9 (90.00%) Validation
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Feasibility Study
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (90.00%) Embedded C
2 9 (90.00%) Embedded C++
2 9 (90.00%) Firmware
3 5 (50.00%) Electronics
4 4 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SMS
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports

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 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Feasibility Study
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (90.00%) Validation
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) Embedded C
2 9 (90.00%) Embedded C++
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Firmware
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