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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 219 207 210
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 20 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.60% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 1.09% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 34
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +1.35%
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
3354 3850 4462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.13% 54.59% 59.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2838 3257 3954
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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
Manchester -3 12 £30,750 +13.88% 3
Cheshire -24 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Lancashire - 3 £25,000 - 2
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (74.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) SQL
2 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (40.00%) VB
4 20 (40.00%) .NET
5 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (36.00%) C#
7 17 (34.00%) ITIL
7 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
8 16 (32.00%) DNS
8 16 (32.00%) VMware
8 16 (32.00%) PowerShell
9 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (28.00%) Citrix
11 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
12 12 (24.00%) MS Office
12 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
12 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (22.00%) MCSE
13 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
13 11 (22.00%) SAN
14 10 (20.00%) Manufacturing
14 10 (20.00%) HTML
14 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (18.00%) XenApp
15 9 (18.00%) jQuery
15 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
15 9 (18.00%) Cisco

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 9 (18.00%) CMS
2 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (12.00%) Joomla!
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Office
2 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Tridion
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) DNS
2 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.00%) SAN
4 8 (16.00%) DHCP
5 7 (14.00%) LAN
5 7 (14.00%) Firewall
6 6 (12.00%) WAN
7 5 (10.00%) Wireless
8 4 (8.00%) Internet
8 4 (8.00%) VPN
9 3 (6.00%) DDNS
9 3 (6.00%) IPsec
10 1 (2.00%) SSH
10 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
10 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.00%) Telnet
10 1 (2.00%) SSL
10 1 (2.00%) WLAN
10 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) MS Access
5 1 (2.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.00%) MSI
3 3 (6.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.00%) ERwin
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.00%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Law
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Project Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Junior
6 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Active Directory Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Software Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Field Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 9 (18.00%) jQuery
5 7 (14.00%) HTML5
5 7 (14.00%) CSS
5 7 (14.00%) XML
6 6 (12.00%) CSS3
6 6 (12.00%) WinForms
7 3 (6.00%) XSLT
7 3 (6.00%) EDI
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.00%) Software Packaging
8 2 (4.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.00%) ODBC
9 1 (2.00%) DHTML
9 1 (2.00%) J2EE
9 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.00%) WCF
9 1 (2.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Replication
1 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.00%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (4.00%) Linux
7 2 (4.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.00%) Android
8 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) CRM
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (12.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) UML
5 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) OO
7 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (40.00%) VB
4 18 (36.00%) C#
5 16 (32.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (12.00%) PHP
8 4 (8.00%) VBA
9 3 (6.00%) Python
9 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.00%) Java
10 2 (4.00%) Ruby
11 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.00%) C
11 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.00%) MCSE
3 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.00%) Degree
5 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (6.00%) CCNA
6 3 (6.00%) ISEB
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.00%) MCSA
7 2 (4.00%) MCITP
8 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.00%) CCNP
8 1 (2.00%) MCP
8 1 (2.00%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.00%) XenApp
4 8 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 7 (14.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (8.00%) XenServer
7 4 (8.00%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.00%) Terminal Server
9 1 (2.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCCM
2 5 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) VMware
3 14 (28.00%) Citrix
4 9 (18.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) Oracle
6 6 (12.00%) HP
7 5 (10.00%) Metastorm
8 4 (8.00%) Sun
9 2 (4.00%) Dell
9 2 (4.00%) EMC
9 2 (4.00%) IBM
9 2 (4.00%) Veeam
9 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.00%) Lotus
10 1 (2.00%) Symantec
10 1 (2.00%) Remedy
10 1 (2.00%) Sophos
10 1 (2.00%) Alias
10 1 (2.00%) Unisys
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