The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 175 162 169
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 17 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.40% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.65% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 20
Average salary £32,500 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,150 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2184 2301 2685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.11% 61.92% 62.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 2056 2465
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VBScript
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Manchester

VBScript
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 - -
Stockport - 1 £30,000 -
Altrincham - 1 - -
VBScript
North West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (72.00%) .NET
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) VB.NET
4 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (44.00%) C#
6 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (40.00%) VB
7 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (40.00%) MVC
8 9 (36.00%) XML
8 9 (36.00%) Degree
9 8 (32.00%) VBA
9 8 (32.00%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (32.00%) MS Office
9 8 (32.00%) XSL
9 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (32.00%) ERP
9 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (32.00%) SYSPRO
9 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Support Technician
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
3 9 (36.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) XSL
4 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) Classic ASP
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) ERP
2 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Management
5 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
1 14 (56.00%) VB.NET
2 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (44.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) VB
5 8 (32.00%) VBA
6 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) SYSPRO
3 2 (8.00%) Sophos