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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 216 200 235
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +35
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 31 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.91% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 24
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,500 £40,000
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
3473 3966 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.50% 60.03% 61.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3077 3457 4350
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,659
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 January 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 27 January 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
Cheshire +4 15 £48,750 +50.00% 2
Manchester -13 14 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Lancashire -1 2 £26,250 -0.94%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 32 (52.46%) VB
4 29 (47.54%) .NET
4 29 (47.54%) Microsoft
5 25 (40.98%) PowerShell
6 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
7 21 (34.43%) C#
8 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
8 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
9 18 (29.51%) HTML
9 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
9 18 (29.51%) VMware
10 17 (27.87%) T-SQL
11 16 (26.23%) VB.NET
11 16 (26.23%) Finance
12 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (22.95%) Manufacturing
13 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (22.95%) XML
14 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (19.67%) Citrix
16 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (18.03%) MVC
16 11 (18.03%) CSS
16 11 (18.03%) jQuery
17 10 (16.39%) Problem Management
17 10 (16.39%) MCITP
17 10 (16.39%) Degree
17 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
1 8 (13.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (11.48%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Joomla!
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.64%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
1 10 (16.39%) SAN
2 5 (8.20%) LAN
2 5 (8.20%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Intranet
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.20%) MS Access
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 9 (14.75%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.11%) C# Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Support Technician
4 7 (11.48%) Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) .NET
2 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
3 18 (29.51%) HTML
4 14 (22.95%) XML
5 11 (18.03%) CSS
5 11 (18.03%) jQuery
6 8 (13.11%) Classic ASP
6 8 (13.11%) XSL
6 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (6.56%) JSON
8 4 (6.56%) WCF
9 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.92%) HTML5
9 3 (4.92%) REST
9 3 (4.92%) Web Services
10 2 (3.28%) WinForms
10 2 (3.28%) CSS3
11 1 (1.64%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Clustering
2 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.03%) MVC
3 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (16.39%) Problem Management
3 10 (16.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (14.75%) ERP
5 6 (9.84%) Test Management
6 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
6 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.56%) Web Development
8 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.92%) Scrum
8 3 (4.92%) Web Design
8 3 (4.92%) Document Management
8 3 (4.92%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Use Case
9 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
2 32 (52.46%) VB
3 25 (40.98%) PowerShell
4 21 (34.43%) C#
5 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
6 17 (27.87%) T-SQL
7 16 (26.23%) VB.NET
8 10 (16.39%) VBA
9 2 (3.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.39%) MCITP
2 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) MCSE
3 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) VMware ESX
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (13.11%) XenApp
3 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.20%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.56%) Terminal Server
5 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) EdgeSight
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.51%) VMware
3 12 (19.67%) Citrix
4 10 (16.39%) EMC
5 8 (13.11%) SYSPRO
6 4 (6.56%) AppSense
6 4 (6.56%) Fujitsu
7 2 (3.28%) Sophos
8 1 (1.64%) Sage
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
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