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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 103
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £30,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -21.05%
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
665 649 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.21% 31.14% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 596 608 429
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,800 £51,400
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