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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 219 204 207
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 34 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.64% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 1.03% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 43
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,500 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
VBScript
England

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
3889 4274 4706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.54% 62.13% 61.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3397 3722 4232
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Cheshire -5 16 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Manchester -11 15 £37,500 +41.50% 1
Lancashire -10 2 £32,500 +22.64%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (64.91%) Windows
2 33 (57.89%) SQL
3 31 (54.39%) .NET
4 25 (43.86%) VB
4 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
5 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
5 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
6 21 (36.84%) C#
6 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 19 (33.33%) Finance
7 19 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 18 (31.58%) T-SQL
8 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
9 17 (29.82%) HTML
10 15 (26.32%) VB.NET
11 13 (22.81%) XML
12 12 (21.05%) VMware
12 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (19.30%) MVC
13 11 (19.30%) VBA
13 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
14 10 (17.54%) Citrix
14 10 (17.54%) IIS
14 10 (17.54%) MS Office
14 10 (17.54%) CSS
14 10 (17.54%) Manufacturing
14 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (17.54%) IIS
2 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.26%) JBoss
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
1 7 (12.28%) SAN
2 4 (7.02%) LAN
2 4 (7.02%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.28%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.77%) MS Access
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.51%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Support Technician
4 7 (12.28%) Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 17 (29.82%) HTML
4 13 (22.81%) XML
5 10 (17.54%) CSS
5 10 (17.54%) jQuery
5 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
6 9 (15.79%) Classic ASP
7 7 (12.28%) XSL
8 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (7.02%) JSON
9 4 (7.02%) WCF
10 3 (5.26%) Web Services
10 3 (5.26%) J2EE
10 3 (5.26%) REST
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.75%) HTML5
11 1 (1.75%) XSLT
11 1 (1.75%) XHTML
11 1 (1.75%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Clustering
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.02%) Linux
6 2 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) MVC
3 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
4 8 (14.04%) ERP
5 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.28%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.77%) Test Management
6 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
6 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
6 5 (8.77%) Document Management
7 4 (7.02%) Web Development
8 3 (5.26%) Scrum
8 3 (5.26%) Web Design
8 3 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.51%) Manual Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Project Management
9 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 25 (43.86%) VB
3 21 (36.84%) C#
3 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 18 (31.58%) T-SQL
6 15 (26.32%) VB.NET
7 11 (19.30%) VBA
8 3 (5.26%) Java
9 2 (3.51%) Perl
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) MCSE
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) MCITP
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX
2 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.77%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (7.02%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) EdgeSight
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) Legato
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) VMware
3 10 (17.54%) Citrix
4 7 (12.28%) EMC
4 7 (12.28%) SYSPRO
5 4 (7.02%) AppSense
5 4 (7.02%) Fujitsu
6 3 (5.26%) BMC
6 3 (5.26%) Remedy
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) Sophos
8 1 (1.75%) Sage
8 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
Cheshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago