Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 69 95
Rank change year-on-year +2 +26 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB6 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.18% 0.66% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 1.20% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 2
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £44,500 £44,250 £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% +14.04% -32.94%

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 Warrington with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 338 333 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 56.62% 54.59% 56.43%
Number of salaries quoted 309 324 427
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £53,250 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -6.25%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Warrington

VB6
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Warrington

VB6
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in Warrington over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VB6 in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for VB6.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) VB.NET
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) WinForms
6 6 (46.15%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) Defensive Programming
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (15.38%) User Experience
9 2 (15.38%) OO
9 2 (15.38%) ActiveX
9 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
9 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
9 2 (15.38%) COM
9 2 (15.38%) EPoS
9 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
10 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
10 1 (7.69%) Migration

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 8 (61.54%) VB Developer
4 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
4 7 (53.85%) VB6 Developer
5 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (38.46%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 5 (38.46%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior VB Developer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) WinForms
3 2 (15.38%) ActiveX
3 2 (15.38%) COM
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 2 (15.38%) EPoS
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (15.38%) Defensive Programming
2 2 (15.38%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft