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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 172 156 167
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 8 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.66% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 1.11% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 15
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
2263 2252 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.71% 59.42% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1935 2009 2157
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
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 19 September 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 +2 4 - -
VBScript
North West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
3 15 (62.50%) Windows
4 13 (54.17%) .NET
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 9 (37.50%) VB
7 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
8 8 (33.33%) SYSPRO
8 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 8 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (33.33%) ERP
9 7 (29.17%) Classic ASP
9 7 (29.17%) Finance
9 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
10 6 (25.00%) C#
10 6 (25.00%) HTML
10 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (25.00%) Degree
11 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
11 5 (20.83%) CSS
11 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
11 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
11 5 (20.83%) Project Management
12 4 (16.67%) Citrix
12 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (16.67%) ACCA
12 4 (16.67%) CIMA

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) MS Access
4 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) TestPartner
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
1 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 4 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) XML
3 7 (29.17%) Classic ASP
4 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) XSL
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) ADO
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.17%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 8 (33.33%) ERP
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Document Management
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) VB
4 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
6 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
7 4 (16.67%) VBA
8 3 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) ACCA
2 4 (16.67%) CIMA
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) HNC
4 1 (4.17%) HND
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Squid
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) SYSPRO
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) ProCurve
4 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Compuware