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 3 months to 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 178 180
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 1.19% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 28
Median salary £27,500 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.06% -14.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.26%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1894 2019 2285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 54.98% 50.97% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1708 1932
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,421 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.60% +3.55%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 29 May 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 3 months to 29 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 3 £36,250 +12.40%
Wakefield - 2 £22,500 - 1
VB6
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 29 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (82.76%) C#
3 22 (75.86%) .NET
4 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) VB.NET
5 11 (37.93%) MVC
6 9 (31.03%) Web Services
6 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
7 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
8 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
8 7 (24.14%) IT Strategy
9 6 (20.69%) Middleware
9 6 (20.69%) ERP
9 6 (20.69%) WinForms
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) OO
10 5 (17.24%) Software Deployment
10 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
10 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) System Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Kanban
11 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
11 4 (13.79%) HTML

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) .NET Developer
3 10 (34.48%) VB Developer
3 10 (34.48%) VB6 Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Software Developer
5 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
7 6 (20.69%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (17.24%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (6.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Senior VB Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Senior VB6 Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
11 2 (6.90%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (6.90%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) Web Services
3 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.69%) Middleware
4 6 (20.69%) WinForms
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (13.79%) HTML
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (6.90%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) LLBLGen Pro
7 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.90%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) WPF
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) IT Strategy
3 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
3 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) ERP
5 5 (17.24%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) Software Deployment
6 4 (13.79%) Kanban
6 4 (13.79%) OOD
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) System Testing
6 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) DSDM
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) RUP
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (82.76%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) VB.NET
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) ZENworks
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Telerik
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago