The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / North West
Rank 228 205 225
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 20 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 1.04% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 18
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3491 2786 3516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 57.95% 50.11% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3017 2387 3103
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VBScript
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VBScript Salary Trend in the North West

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

VBScript Salary Histogram in the North West

VBScript
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -42 10 £23,500 -46.28% 1
Cheshire +22 7 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Merseyside - 3 £52,500 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 31 (58.49%) Windows
3 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
4 25 (47.17%) SQL
5 22 (41.51%) .NET
5 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
6 21 (39.62%) VB
7 18 (33.96%) HTML
7 18 (33.96%) Degree
8 17 (32.08%) PowerShell
9 15 (28.30%) SCCM
9 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
10 14 (26.42%) IIS
10 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (24.53%) VB.NET
11 13 (24.53%) C#
11 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
12 12 (22.64%) MCSA
12 12 (22.64%) VPN
12 12 (22.64%) Cisco
12 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
13 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
13 11 (20.75%) XML
13 11 (20.75%) High Availability
13 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
14 10 (18.87%) Web Development
14 10 (18.87%) Windows Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.42%) IIS
2 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Infor CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) VPN
2 9 (16.98%) LAN
3 8 (15.09%) WAN
4 7 (13.21%) DHCP
5 6 (11.32%) DDNS
5 6 (11.32%) IPsec
5 6 (11.32%) SAN
5 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.77%) DMZ
6 2 (3.77%) Firewall
7 1 (1.89%) DNS
7 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (9.43%) QlikView
6 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.89%) MS Access
9 1 (1.89%) MySQL
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) TestComplete
3 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.89%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) MSI
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.55%) Legal
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
4 9 (16.98%) .NET Developer
4 9 (16.98%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (16.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (16.98%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.32%) Applications Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) SCCM Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Server Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Server Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) .NET
2 18 (33.96%) HTML
3 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
4 11 (20.75%) XML
5 9 (16.98%) HTML5
5 9 (16.98%) XSL
6 7 (13.21%) Web Services
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.77%) Classic ASP
8 2 (3.77%) CSS
8 2 (3.77%) DHTML
8 2 (3.77%) jQuery
9 1 (1.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.32%) HP StoreVirtual
2 6 (11.32%) RSA SecurID
3 5 (9.43%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Life Science
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
3 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) VMS
7 1 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) High Availability
3 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.87%) Web Development
4 9 (16.98%) Mobile Development
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
5 7 (13.21%) Application Virtualisation
5 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (11.32%) ITIL
6 6 (11.32%) Software Deployment
7 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
8 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Customer Insight
9 3 (5.66%) Data Validation
9 3 (5.66%) Manual Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 21 (39.62%) VB
3 17 (32.08%) PowerShell
4 13 (24.53%) C#
4 13 (24.53%) VB.NET
5 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
6 9 (16.98%) VB6
7 7 (13.21%) VBA
8 5 (9.43%) Perl
8 5 (9.43%) PHP
9 2 (3.77%) J#
9 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Degree
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (22.64%) MCSA
4 7 (13.21%) MCSE
5 6 (11.32%) MCITP
5 6 (11.32%) MCT
6 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.89%) ISEB
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) HL7
1 9 (16.98%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) SCCM
2 8 (15.09%) WSUS
3 6 (11.32%) ServiceCenter
4 5 (9.43%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Cisco
3 8 (15.09%) Citrix
3 8 (15.09%) HP
3 8 (15.09%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) 3PAR
4 6 (11.32%) Intel Security
5 3 (5.66%) Dell
6 2 (3.77%) Sage
7 1 (1.89%) Altiris
7 1 (1.89%) BMC
7 1 (1.89%) LexisNexis
7 1 (1.89%) Wyse
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago