The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - 273 286
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.053% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £22,016 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £22,016 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+47.61% -30.10%
WSH
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2627 2933 3644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.00% 38.55% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2237 2510 3129
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing WSH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WSH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WSH Salary Trend in the East of England