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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 171 166 179
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 18 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.52% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.91% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 7
Average salary £47,500 £26,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.24% +12.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1998 2320 2387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.75% 57.87% 60.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 2028 2152
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,189
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram 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 26 March 2015. 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
Cheadle - 1 - -
VBScript
North West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) .NET
3 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
4 16 (45.71%) C#
4 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
5 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 14 (40.00%) SQL
7 13 (37.14%) HTML
8 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
9 10 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (28.57%) MS Office
9 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
10 9 (25.71%) Degree
10 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
11 8 (22.86%) VB
11 8 (22.86%) XML
11 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
11 8 (22.86%) CMS
11 8 (22.86%) jQuery
12 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 7 (20.00%) CSS
12 7 (20.00%) MCSE
12 7 (20.00%) CRM
12 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (20.00%) VMware

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 (22.86%) CMS
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (17.14%) Joomla!
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) IIS
5 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Tridion
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) DDNS
4 2 (5.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) MS Access
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.71%) MSI
4 1 (2.86%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Support Technician
3 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Active Directory Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Junior
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 13 (37.14%) HTML
4 8 (22.86%) XML
4 8 (22.86%) jQuery
5 7 (20.00%) CSS
6 6 (17.14%) WinForms
6 6 (17.14%) HTML5
6 6 (17.14%) CSS3
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.43%) XSL
9 2 (5.71%) XSLT
9 2 (5.71%) EDI
10 1 (2.86%) DHTML
10 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.86%) WF
10 1 (2.86%) Web Services
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.00%) CRM
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) MVC
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
5 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Test Management
6 2 (5.71%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C#
1 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
4 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
5 8 (22.86%) VB
6 6 (17.14%) PHP
7 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 4 (11.43%) VBA
9 1 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
3 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) WSUS
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) Sun
3 4 (11.43%) SYSPRO
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) HP
4 2 (5.71%) Dell
4 2 (5.71%) Lotus
4 2 (5.71%) Sophos
5 1 (2.86%) 3PAR