The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 178 158 160
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 5 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.63% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 1.05% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 11
Average salary £28,500 £29,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2227 2486 2354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.52% 60.60% 62.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 2212 2150
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBScript
North West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 14 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 10 (35.71%) Classic ASP
8 9 (32.14%) ADO
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) Android
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.00%) XML
11 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
11 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
11 6 (21.43%) VB
11 6 (21.43%) Project Management
11 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
12 5 (17.86%) Citrix
12 5 (17.86%) Perl
12 5 (17.86%) C#
12 5 (17.86%) HTML
12 5 (17.86%) CSS
12 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 5 (17.86%) ITIL
13 4 (14.29%) ERP
13 4 (14.29%) CIMA
13 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 4 (14.29%) ACCA
13 4 (14.29%) SYSPRO
13 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (10.71%) CMS
1 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) TestPartner
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Web Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Database Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SCCM Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) Classic ASP
3 9 (32.14%) ADO
4 7 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) CSS
6 3 (10.71%) Web Services
7 2 (7.14%) jQuery
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) Ajax
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.57%) VML
8 1 (3.57%) DOM
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Android
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Debian
4 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) ERP
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) RAD
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Document Management
6 2 (7.14%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) System Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 6 (21.43%) VB
3 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.86%) Perl
4 5 (17.86%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CIMA
1 4 (14.29%) ACCA
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) HNC
3 2 (7.14%) HND
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Squid
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (10.71%) vSphere
1 3 (10.71%) vCloud
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) WSUS
2 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) SYSPRO
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) ProCurve
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) Symantec
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Compuware
5 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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