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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / North West
Rank 239 215 216
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 13 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.33% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.66% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 25
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

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
3487 2726 3418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.36% 49.38% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3039 2333 3038
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -27 6 £22,500 -47.05%
Cheshire +13 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Lancashire -10 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Merseyside - 1 - -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 32 (64.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (50.00%) SQL
4 25 (50.00%) Degree
5 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
6 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (40.00%) VPN
7 20 (40.00%) MCSA
8 19 (38.00%) VB
8 19 (38.00%) .NET
8 19 (38.00%) Cisco
9 16 (32.00%) IIS
10 15 (30.00%) HTML
10 15 (30.00%) SCCM
10 15 (30.00%) PowerShell
10 15 (30.00%) High Availability
11 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
11 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
11 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
11 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (22.00%) LAN
13 11 (22.00%) MS Office
13 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
13 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
14 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

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 16 (32.00%) IIS
2 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.00%) Apache
4 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Office
2 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) VPN
2 11 (22.00%) LAN
3 10 (20.00%) DDNS
3 10 (20.00%) DHCP
3 10 (20.00%) IPsec
3 10 (20.00%) SAN
3 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (10.00%) QlikView
6 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (2.00%) MS Access
7 1 (2.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 10 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Server Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Server Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (18.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
6 8 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 15 (30.00%) HTML
3 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (18.00%) XML
5 8 (16.00%) HTML5
5 8 (16.00%) XSL
6 6 (12.00%) Web Services
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.00%) Classic ASP
8 2 (4.00%) CSS
8 2 (4.00%) jQuery
9 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 10 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
3 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
2 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) High Availability
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (20.00%) Software Deployment
5 9 (18.00%) Web Development
6 8 (16.00%) Mobile Development
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
7 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Data Validation
7 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (8.00%) Validation
8 3 (6.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (38.00%) VB
3 15 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.00%) C#
6 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
7 8 (16.00%) VB6
8 7 (14.00%) VBA
9 5 (10.00%) Perl
9 5 (10.00%) PHP
10 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Degree
2 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (40.00%) MCSA
4 10 (20.00%) MCITP
4 10 (20.00%) MCSE
4 10 (20.00%) MCT
5 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) HL7
1 8 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) SCCM
2 10 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
3 9 (18.00%) WSUS
4 5 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) Cisco
3 10 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix
3 10 (20.00%) HP
3 10 (20.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.00%) Altiris
5 1 (2.00%) iManage
5 1 (2.00%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.00%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.00%) Wyse