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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 213 224 215
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 24 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.92% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 29
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2854 3571 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.37% 50.53% 59.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2436 3159 3425
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +29 18 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Lancashire +17 5 £31,500 +26.00% 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) Windows
3 17 (41.46%) PowerShell
4 16 (39.02%) Finance
5 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
5 14 (34.15%) Degree
6 13 (31.71%) VB
6 13 (31.71%) .NET
6 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (29.27%) MS Office
7 12 (29.27%) VBA
7 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
8 11 (26.83%) LAN
8 11 (26.83%) WAN
8 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
8 11 (26.83%) C#
8 11 (26.83%) VMware
9 10 (24.39%) Workflow
9 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (24.39%) Citrix
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (21.95%) VPN
10 9 (21.95%) MCSA
10 9 (21.95%) XML
10 9 (21.95%) Document Management
10 9 (21.95%) Software Deployment
10 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (19.51%) CMS
2 6 (14.63%) IIS
3 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Office
2 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
3 6 (14.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Visualfiles
2 4 (9.76%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) LAN
1 11 (26.83%) WAN
2 9 (21.95%) VPN
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 5 (12.20%) DDNS
4 5 (12.20%) DHCP
4 5 (12.20%) IPsec
4 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (17.07%) QlikView
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) DTS
7 1 (2.44%) MySQL
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) ERwin
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Law
2 8 (19.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Applications Support
4 6 (14.63%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (12.20%) Server Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Server Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) QlikView Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Case Management Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) XML
3 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.76%) EDI
4 4 (9.76%) SOAP
4 4 (9.76%) XSLT
5 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) HTML
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.44%) JSON
6 1 (2.44%) LINQ
6 1 (2.44%) WCF
6 1 (2.44%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
4 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.44%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Workflow
2 9 (21.95%) Document Management
2 9 (21.95%) Software Deployment
3 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Case Management
5 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.20%) High Availability
5 5 (12.20%) ITIL
5 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Change Management
6 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.76%) Expense Management
6 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.76%) Service Management
6 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
6 4 (9.76%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) Product Management
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) PowerShell
3 13 (31.71%) VB
4 12 (29.27%) VBA
5 11 (26.83%) C#
6 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
8 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) MCSA
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.20%) MCITP
3 5 (12.20%) MCSE
4 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.88%) MCT
5 2 (4.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (14.63%) Terminal Server
5 4 (9.76%) XenApp
6 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.44%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) VMware
3 10 (24.39%) Citrix
4 8 (19.51%) iManage
5 5 (12.20%) 3PAR
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco
5 5 (12.20%) HP
6 4 (9.76%) Interwoven
7 2 (4.88%) Hummingbird
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
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