The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 115 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 7 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.85% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 1.43% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 25
Average salary £36,250 £80,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.68% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
999 1119 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 54.41% 59.27% 66.63%
Number of salaries quoted 779 930 1043
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBScript
North West

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £35,000 - 1
Chester +10 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Crewe +8 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £45,000 -
VBScript
North West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) VB
3 10 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (40.00%) VB6
5 8 (40.00%) Web Development
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) XML
5 8 (40.00%) XSL
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (35.00%) SCCM
6 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) XenApp
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
9 4 (20.00%) InstallShield
10 3 (15.00%) AdminStudio
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (15.00%) Firewall
10 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (15.00%) Migration

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) InstallShield
3 3 (15.00%) AdminStudio
4 2 (10.00%) MSI
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) XML
2 8 (40.00%) XSL
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Speech Recognition
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.00%) Android
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Web Development
2 3 (15.00%) Android Development
2 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Product Management
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) VB
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (40.00%) VB6
5 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Perl
8 1 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Fujitsu
3 3 (15.00%) Becrypt
4 1 (5.00%) Lumension
4 1 (5.00%) AppSense
4 1 (5.00%) CA
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) Wyse
Warrington, Cheshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Appleton Thorn, Cheshire
Net-Tec Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago