Period
to 19 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 260 248
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 19 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.39% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.77% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 55
West Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £32,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.06% -19.06% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,250 £27,500 £30,950
90th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £32,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.34% -19.06% +11.11%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3662 4001 4688
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 52.73% 49.95% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 3416 3881
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,300 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in West Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in West Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in West Yorkshire

VB6
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +9 17 £28,000 -13.85% 2
Wakefield - 2 £22,500 -
VB6
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 19 (100.00%) VB
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) C#
3 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
4 13 (68.42%) SQL
5 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
7 7 (36.84%) ZENworks
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (36.84%) Software Deployment
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
9 4 (21.05%) Middleware
9 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (15.79%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
10 3 (15.79%) MySQL
10 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (15.79%) Data Conversion
10 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
2 7 (36.84%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) DBA
5 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Data Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) VB Developer
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Principal Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Software Deployment
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Data Conversion
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (10.53%) DSDM
3 2 (10.53%) Kanban
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) RUP
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (89.47%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
6 3 (15.79%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Telerik
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle