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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 181 184
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 9 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.61% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 1.21% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 23
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £31,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1884 1976 2400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 53.61% 50.24% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1700 2032
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in 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
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 22 June 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 -7 8 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Wakefield - 1 £22,500 - 1
VB6
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (80.77%) C#
3 20 (76.92%) .NET
4 14 (53.85%) Windows
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 13 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
7 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) Software Deployment
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 6 (23.08%) ZENworks
9 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (23.08%) MVC
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
10 5 (19.23%) Web Services
11 4 (15.38%) Oracle
11 4 (15.38%) Middleware
11 4 (15.38%) ERP
11 4 (15.38%) WinForms
11 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
11 4 (15.38%) IT Strategy
11 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Software Developer
2 8 (30.77%) VB Developer
2 8 (30.77%) VB6 Developer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior VB Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) Middleware
3 4 (15.38%) WinForms
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
6 1 (3.85%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Software Deployment
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 4 (15.38%) IT Strategy
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.54%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Data Conversion
5 2 (7.69%) DSDM
5 2 (7.69%) Kanban
5 2 (7.69%) RUP
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (3.85%) System Testing
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (80.77%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
5 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Telerik
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago