Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 318 305
Rank change year-on-year +28 -13 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB6 17 21 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.37% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 52
Yorkshire median annual salary £28,000 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.84% -8.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £27,625
90th Percentile £33,750 £43,750 £59,750
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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 5036 5708 7063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.82% 50.63% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4305 4921 5935
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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
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 17 October 2017. 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 +23 16 £27,750 -19.57% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (41.18%) Software Deployment
6 7 (41.18%) ZENworks
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Middleware
9 4 (23.53%) MySQL
9 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (17.65%) Data Conversion
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
10 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (17.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (17.65%) RDBMS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
2 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) DBA
6 2 (11.76%) Data Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Principal Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Principal Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) T-SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) Middleware
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Deployment
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Data Conversion
3 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (11.76%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) DevExpress