Period
to 24 February 2018

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 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 286 299
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 26 39 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.36% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.70% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 58
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +9.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,100 £29,925
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,775 £43,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% -3.75%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,208 5,595 6,829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.33% 52.14% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4,599 4,935 5,710
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +2 17 £39,750 +3.92% 4
North Yorkshire +19 8 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) .NET
4 13 (50.00%) SQL
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
8 8 (30.77%) Web Development
8 8 (30.77%) WinForms
9 7 (26.92%) MVC
10 6 (23.08%) Google
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
12 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
12 4 (15.38%) Middleware
12 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
13 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
13 3 (11.54%) C
13 3 (11.54%) Oracle
13 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
13 3 (11.54%) Degree
13 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
14 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
14 2 (7.69%) WPF
14 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
14 2 (7.69%) Ajax
14 2 (7.69%) TDD

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Applications Developer
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) VB Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Development DBA
7 1 (3.85%) ERP Support
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) WinForms
4 4 (15.38%) Middleware
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
6 2 (7.69%) Ajax
6 2 (7.69%) Classic ASP
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) WPF
6 2 (7.69%) XSLT
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.85%) WCF
7 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Web Development
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) EAM
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) C
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) RPG
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) QAD
3 2 (7.69%) SAP