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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 205 207 214
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 30 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.91% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 30
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -4.00%
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
3351 3938 4396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.38% 56.17% 60.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2829 3361 3854
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +10 16 £48,750 +68.10%
Cheshire -3 7 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Lancashire +4 6 £25,000 -7.40% 1
Merseyside +12 1 - -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 50 (79.37%) Windows
2 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
3 34 (53.97%) SQL
4 30 (47.62%) VB
5 26 (41.27%) VMware
5 26 (41.27%) PowerShell
6 25 (39.68%) .NET
7 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
8 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
8 22 (34.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 19 (30.16%) C#
10 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
11 18 (28.57%) MCSE
12 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (25.40%) VMware ESX
13 16 (25.40%) MS Office
14 15 (23.81%) SAN
14 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (22.22%) Manufacturing
15 14 (22.22%) Finance
15 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
16 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET
16 13 (20.63%) VB.NET
16 13 (20.63%) Citrix
16 13 (20.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (19.05%) ITIL
18 11 (17.46%) HTML

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (12.70%) CMS
2 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (9.52%) Joomla!
3 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.76%) IIS
6 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
2 16 (25.40%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.17%) Tridion
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
2 15 (23.81%) SAN
3 11 (17.46%) DNS
4 8 (12.70%) LAN
5 7 (11.11%) WAN
6 6 (9.52%) Firewall
7 4 (6.35%) VPN
8 3 (4.76%) DHCP
8 3 (4.76%) IPsec
8 3 (4.76%) DDNS
8 3 (4.76%) Internet
9 1 (1.59%) SSL
9 1 (1.59%) FTP
9 1 (1.59%) WLAN
9 1 (1.59%) Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) Telnet
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.59%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (15.87%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.59%) DTS
9 1 (1.59%) MS Access
9 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.17%) MSI
4 1 (1.59%) ERwin
4 1 (1.59%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.59%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.59%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Legal
3 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Developer
2 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Project Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Active Directory Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Junior
5 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Support Technician
5 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.76%) Tester
6 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) .NET
2 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET
3 11 (17.46%) HTML
4 9 (14.29%) XML
5 7 (11.11%) jQuery
6 6 (9.52%) HTML5
6 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.52%) CSS3
6 6 (9.52%) CSS
6 6 (9.52%) WinForms
7 4 (6.35%) XSL
8 2 (3.17%) XSLT
8 2 (3.17%) Web Services
8 2 (3.17%) EDI
9 1 (1.59%) WSDL
9 1 (1.59%) ODBC
9 1 (1.59%) DHTML
9 1 (1.59%) J2EE
9 1 (1.59%) OLE DB
9 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Clustering
2 6 (9.52%) Replication
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.59%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 50 (79.37%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.17%) UNIX
7 1 (1.59%) Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) ITIL
2 11 (17.46%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (15.87%) Problem Management
3 10 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.11%) CRM
5 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 6 (9.52%) Migration
6 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.94%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) ERP
8 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.76%) MVC
8 3 (4.76%) Change Control
8 3 (4.76%) Test Management
9 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.17%) Use Case
9 2 (3.17%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 30 (47.62%) VB
3 26 (41.27%) PowerShell
4 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 19 (30.16%) C#
6 13 (20.63%) VB.NET
7 9 (14.29%) VBA
8 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 6 (9.52%) PHP
10 2 (3.17%) Java
11 1 (1.59%) Python
11 1 (1.59%) C++
11 1 (1.59%) C
11 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (28.57%) MCSE
3 11 (17.46%) MCITP
4 10 (15.87%) Degree
5 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.17%) ISEB
7 1 (1.59%) MCSA
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) MCP
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) VMware ESX
2 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 10 (15.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (11.11%) XenApp
6 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.76%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.59%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) WSUS
2 3 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.27%) VMware
3 13 (20.63%) Citrix
4 11 (17.46%) EMC
5 8 (12.70%) Cisco
6 7 (11.11%) Oracle
7 5 (7.94%) Metastorm
8 4 (6.35%) SYSPRO
8 4 (6.35%) HP
8 4 (6.35%) Sun
9 2 (3.17%) Lotus
9 2 (3.17%) Dell
10 1 (1.59%) IBM
10 1 (1.59%) Unisys
10 1 (1.59%) Alias
10 1 (1.59%) Remedy
10 1 (1.59%) Sophos
10 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.59%) Veeam
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago