The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 66 73
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.55% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £30,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
318 361 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.79% 56.94% 65.57%
Number of salaries quoted 274 334 358
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VBScript
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Merseyside

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) BMC
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) ADO
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ADO
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) BMC
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft