The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 111 111
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 0 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.87% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.83% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 7
Average salary - £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
VBScript
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
629 872 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.99% 47.31% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 552 732 710
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 £25,000 £29,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Cheshire

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Product Management
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) IIS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Product Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft