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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 224 244 247
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 26 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.60% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 7
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
3486 3474 4029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 55.65% 51.34% 54.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3000 3000 3394
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 23 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Cheshire +28 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Merseyside - 1 £43,000 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
3 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 26 (50.98%) MS Office
5 25 (49.02%) Degree
6 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 24 (47.06%) SQL
7 23 (45.10%) MCSA
7 23 (45.10%) VPN
7 23 (45.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (45.10%) SCCM
7 23 (45.10%) PowerShell
8 22 (43.14%) Windows 7
9 20 (39.22%) Software Deployment
9 20 (39.22%) Citrix
10 19 (37.25%) Finance
11 17 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (31.37%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (31.37%) VB
13 15 (29.41%) MCT
13 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
14 14 (27.45%) Cisco
15 13 (25.49%) IIS
15 13 (25.49%) VMware
15 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (23.53%) .NET
17 11 (21.57%) HP
17 11 (21.57%) Microsoft App-V
17 11 (21.57%) Legal

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 13 (25.49%) IIS
2 9 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (17.65%) CMS
3 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
4 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.92%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (50.98%) MS Office
2 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 9 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.92%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (45.10%) VPN
2 9 (17.65%) SAN
3 8 (15.69%) DDNS
3 8 (15.69%) DHCP
3 8 (15.69%) IPsec
3 8 (15.69%) LAN
3 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.69%) WAN
4 5 (9.80%) WebEx
5 4 (7.84%) Internet
6 3 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) QlikView
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (1.96%) DTS
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) MSI
2 5 (9.80%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (7.84%) TestComplete
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.96%) ERwin
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Legal
3 6 (11.76%) Banking
4 5 (9.80%) Aerospace
4 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.80%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Applications Support
2 16 (31.37%) Analyst
3 15 (29.41%) Applications Engineer
3 15 (29.41%) Applications Support Engineer
3 15 (29.41%) Support Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) Developer
5 11 (21.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (15.69%) Server Analyst
7 8 (15.69%) Server Engineer
8 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
9 6 (11.76%) SCCM Engineer
10 5 (9.80%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (9.80%) Applications Packager
11 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
11 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (7.84%) Automation Tester
11 4 (7.84%) Software Tester
11 4 (7.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) HTML
3 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 6 (11.76%) Web Services
4 4 (7.84%) FIXML
4 4 (7.84%) J2EE
4 4 (7.84%) SOAP
4 4 (7.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (7.84%) XML
4 4 (7.84%) XSL
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (31.37%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (17.65%) Blackberry
4 8 (15.69%) HP StoreVirtual
4 8 (15.69%) RSA SecurID
5 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (9.80%) Life Science
7 4 (7.84%) Clustering
7 4 (7.84%) SWIFT
8 2 (3.92%) iPad
9 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.96%) Replication
9 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows 7
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.80%) Linux
6 5 (9.80%) Windows 2000
6 5 (9.80%) Windows NT
6 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Software Deployment
2 10 (19.61%) High Availability
3 9 (17.65%) Document Management
3 9 (17.65%) Expense Management
3 9 (17.65%) Workflow
4 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.76%) Application Virtualisation
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.80%) Application Packaging
6 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Data Validation
7 4 (7.84%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.84%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
7 4 (7.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) PowerShell
3 16 (31.37%) VB
4 6 (11.76%) VBA
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.92%) C#
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Degree
2 23 (45.10%) MCSA
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (29.41%) MCT
4 8 (15.69%) MCITP
4 8 (15.69%) MCSE
5 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
3 11 (21.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (17.65%) Terminal Server
5 5 (9.80%) XenApp
6 1 (1.96%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 23 (45.10%) SCCM
2 9 (17.65%) WSUS
3 8 (15.69%) ServiceCenter
4 5 (9.80%) AppDNA
5 2 (3.92%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) Citrix
3 14 (27.45%) Cisco
4 13 (25.49%) VMware
5 11 (21.57%) HP
6 9 (17.65%) BMC
6 9 (17.65%) iManage
6 9 (17.65%) Interwoven
7 8 (15.69%) 3PAR
8 6 (11.76%) Intel Security
9 5 (9.80%) AppSense
10 4 (7.84%) Alias
10 4 (7.84%) IBM
10 4 (7.84%) Remedy
11 3 (5.88%) Dell
12 2 (3.92%) Dynatrace
13 1 (1.96%) EMC
13 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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