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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 223 208 229
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 28 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.74% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 16
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -26.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £37,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
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
3458 3910 4526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.17% 58.59% 60.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 3392 3973
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -9 15 £23,500 -11.32% 5
Cheshire +6 9 £31,500 -10.00% 6
Lancashire +5 3 £25,000 -7.40%
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 34 (54.84%) SQL
4 29 (46.77%) PowerShell
5 26 (41.94%) VMware
6 24 (38.71%) VB
6 24 (38.71%) .NET
7 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
8 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (30.65%) C#
9 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
10 18 (29.03%) HTML
10 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET
10 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
11 17 (27.42%) MCSE
12 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
12 16 (25.81%) VMware ESX
13 14 (22.58%) Citrix
14 13 (20.97%) Finance
14 13 (20.97%) Manufacturing
14 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
15 12 (19.35%) VB.NET
16 11 (17.74%) CSS
16 11 (17.74%) MS Office
16 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.68%) CMS
1 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (9.68%) Joomla!
1 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (6.45%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.61%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.13%) SAN
3 9 (14.52%) DNS
4 5 (8.06%) LAN
4 5 (8.06%) WAN
5 4 (6.45%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) SSH
6 1 (1.61%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) Intranet
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (16.13%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.23%) MS Access
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
1 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) MSI
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.61%) WinDbg
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
1 13 (20.97%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Developer
2 9 (14.52%) Consultant
3 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Test Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Active Directory Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) .NET
2 18 (29.03%) HTML
2 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 11 (17.74%) CSS
3 11 (17.74%) jQuery
4 10 (16.13%) XML
5 7 (11.29%) HTML5
6 6 (9.68%) CSS3
6 6 (9.68%) WinForms
7 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.45%) JSON
8 4 (6.45%) WCF
8 4 (6.45%) XSL
9 3 (4.84%) Web Services
9 3 (4.84%) REST
10 2 (3.23%) Classic ASP
11 1 (1.61%) J2EE
11 1 (1.61%) XSLT
11 1 (1.61%) ODBC
11 1 (1.61%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) Open Source
3 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (4.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
2 10 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (11.29%) MVC
4 6 (9.68%) Migration
4 6 (9.68%) CRM
4 6 (9.68%) Test Management
4 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.06%) ERP
5 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.84%) Web Design
6 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.84%) Document Management
6 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.23%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) SQL
2 29 (46.77%) PowerShell
3 24 (38.71%) VB
4 19 (30.65%) C#
4 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
5 12 (19.35%) VB.NET
6 8 (12.90%) VBA
7 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
8 6 (9.68%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (27.42%) MCSE
3 10 (16.13%) MCITP
4 6 (9.68%) Degree
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) VMware ESX
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.68%) XenApp
4 5 (8.06%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.45%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) WSUS
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) VMware
3 14 (22.58%) Citrix
4 10 (16.13%) EMC
5 4 (6.45%) SYSPRO
5 4 (6.45%) Sun
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle
7 2 (3.23%) Dell
7 2 (3.23%) Lotus
7 2 (3.23%) Sophos
8 1 (1.61%) Alias
8 1 (1.61%) Sage
8 1 (1.61%) Unisys
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
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