The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 212 239
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.39% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.75% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 27
Median salary £28,000 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.50% -6.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £52,600
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3020 2929 3630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 56.24% 51.92% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2604 2513 3125
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Yorkshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in Yorkshire

VB6
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire -2 8 £27,500 -16.03% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
VB6
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 30 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (83.33%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) C#
3 15 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (20.00%) Software Deployment
9 6 (20.00%) ZENworks
9 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (20.00%) MVC
10 5 (16.67%) WinForms
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (13.33%) Oracle
11 4 (13.33%) OO
11 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
11 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
12 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (10.00%) DevOps

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) VB Developer
3 9 (30.00%) VB6 Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
5 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Administrator
8 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior VB Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.67%) Web Services
3 5 (16.67%) WinForms
4 3 (10.00%) Middleware
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (20.00%) MVC
1 6 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
2 4 (13.33%) OO
2 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps
3 3 (10.00%) ERP
3 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Data Conversion
4 2 (6.67%) DSDM
4 2 (6.67%) Kanban
4 2 (6.67%) RUP
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) OOD
5 1 (3.33%) OOP
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (83.33%) C#
3 15 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 14 (46.67%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Telerik
4 1 (3.33%) DevExpress
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago