Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 315 303
Rank change year-on-year +31 -12 -37
Permanent jobs citing VB6 28 18 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.16% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.32% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 55
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,125 £29,850
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,375 £59,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 5149 5610 7014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.07% 50.47% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4452 4891 5890
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 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 +12 21 £30,000 -14.29% 4
North Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 28 (100.00%) VB
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 22 (78.57%) .NET
4 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (57.14%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) Middleware
9 6 (21.43%) ZENworks
9 6 (21.43%) WinForms
9 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Software Deployment
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
10 5 (17.86%) Web Development
10 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
11 4 (14.29%) OO
11 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 4 (14.29%) MySQL
11 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
12 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (10.71%) Degree
12 3 (10.71%) Google

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 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) DBA
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Data Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) VB Developer
7 2 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) Middleware
3 6 (21.43%) WinForms
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Core
4 2 (7.14%) Ajax
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Classic ASP
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) WPF
4 2 (7.14%) XSLT
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Software Deployment
3 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Data Conversion
6 2 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (7.14%) EAM
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) MVC
6 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) VB
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (10.71%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.14%) C
7 2 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) RPG
8 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) QAD
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) DevExpress