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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 241 215
Rank change year-on-year +14 -26  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 11 20 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.32% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.61% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 44
Median salary £38,750 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.09% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.44% -9.37%  

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 3082 3256 3640
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 57.00% 51.51% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2731 2745 3096
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +3 8 £32,500 +1.56%
North Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 41 (100.00%) VB
2 36 (87.80%) C#
3 34 (82.93%) .NET
4 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
5 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET
5 20 (48.78%) VB.NET
6 19 (46.34%) Windows
7 18 (43.90%) MVC
8 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) SQL
9 10 (24.39%) HTML
9 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
9 10 (24.39%) Web Services
9 10 (24.39%) WinForms
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (19.51%) Kanban
11 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
11 8 (19.51%) Scrum
12 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
12 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
12 7 (17.07%) IT Strategy
13 6 (14.63%) Case Management
13 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (14.63%) Functional Testing
13 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (14.63%) Ajax
13 6 (14.63%) WPF
13 6 (14.63%) ERP

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) .NET Developer
3 17 (41.46%) C# Developer
4 14 (34.15%) VB Developer
4 14 (34.15%) VB6 Developer
5 10 (24.39%) Software Developer
6 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (21.95%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
8 6 (14.63%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (14.63%) WinForms Developer
9 5 (12.20%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 5 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
10 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
10 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (9.76%) C# Application Developer
10 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (9.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) .NET
2 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) Web Services
3 10 (24.39%) WinForms
4 6 (14.63%) Ajax
4 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (14.63%) Middleware
4 6 (14.63%) WPF
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.20%) LLBLGen Pro
6 4 (9.76%) CSS
7 3 (7.32%) jQuery
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.32%) XML
8 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.88%) WCF
9 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) MVC
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (19.51%) Kanban
4 8 (19.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.07%) IT Strategy
5 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Case Management
6 6 (14.63%) ERP
6 6 (14.63%) Functional Testing
6 6 (14.63%) OO
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) OOD
7 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
7 4 (9.76%) Software Deployment
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.76%) System Testing
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.32%) DevOps
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) VB
2 36 (87.80%) C#
3 20 (48.78%) VB.NET
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) Java
7 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) ZENworks
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Telerik