The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - 71 -
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.52% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £31,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £31,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.23%
WSH
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
197 355 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.20% 61.21% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 178 329 272
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WSH
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

WSH Salary Trend in Merseyside