The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 20 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 13 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.51% - 5.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.25% - 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £28,000 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
VBScript
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 71 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 46.24% 39.89% 57.81%
Number of salaries quoted 61 71 63
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

VBScript
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Halifax

VBScript
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) SQL
3 19 (90.48%) ITIL
4 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 10 (47.62%) Banking
5 10 (47.62%) Retail
5 10 (47.62%) Change Management
5 10 (47.62%) UNIX
5 10 (47.62%) C#
5 10 (47.62%) C++
6 9 (42.86%) Python
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 2 (9.52%) jQuery
10 2 (9.52%) Migration
10 2 (9.52%) OO
10 2 (9.52%) Classic ASP
10 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 2 (9.52%) CSS
10 2 (9.52%) HTML
10 2 (9.52%) VB
11 1 (4.76%) SLA
11 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 1 (4.76%) Incident Management

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
General
1 10 (47.62%) Banking
1 10 (47.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Applications Support
2 6 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) ASP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) Classic ASP
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) C++
4 9 (42.86%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft