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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - 66 -
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.67% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £31,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £31,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.88%
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
200 386 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.32% 64.23% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 176 339 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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