The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 107
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -26.66%
WSH
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
657 668 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.26% 31.17% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 565 618 479
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WSH
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the Birmingham region.

WSH Salary Trend in Birmingham