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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 235 225 201
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -24
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 18 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.34% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.62% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 32
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £27,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £58,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
3375 3899 4252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.76% 54.51% 58.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2864 3282 3772
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 15 £29,000 +1.75% 2
Cheshire -11 2 £42,500 -5.55%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 20 (39.22%) .NET
4 19 (37.25%) VB
4 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
5 18 (35.29%) C#
5 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 17 (33.33%) ITIL
7 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
8 15 (29.41%) DNS
8 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (27.45%) Citrix
10 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (25.49%) VMware
11 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.53%) MS Office
12 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
12 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (21.57%) SCCM
13 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
13 10 (19.61%) Degree
13 10 (19.61%) MCSE
13 10 (19.61%) SAN
14 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
15 8 (15.69%) HTML
15 8 (15.69%) DHCP
15 8 (15.69%) HP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (15.69%) CMS
2 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.84%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 2 (3.92%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Office
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Tridion
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) DNS
2 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 10 (19.61%) SAN
4 8 (15.69%) DHCP
5 7 (13.73%) LAN
6 6 (11.76%) VPN
6 6 (11.76%) Firewall
6 6 (11.76%) WAN
7 5 (9.80%) Wireless
8 4 (7.84%) Internet
9 3 (5.88%) DDNS
9 3 (5.88%) IPsec
10 1 (1.96%) SSH
10 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.96%) Telnet
10 1 (1.96%) SSL
10 1 (1.96%) WLAN
10 1 (1.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.84%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.92%) MySQL
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.96%) MS Access
8 1 (1.96%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) MSI
3 3 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.96%) ERwin
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.96%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.96%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Law
3 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Developer
1 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Consultant
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Junior
4 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Project Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Active Directory Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) .NET
2 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 7 (13.73%) XML
4 7 (13.73%) jQuery
5 5 (9.80%) HTML5
5 5 (9.80%) CSS
6 4 (7.84%) CSS3
6 4 (7.84%) WinForms
7 3 (5.88%) Web Services
7 3 (5.88%) XSLT
7 3 (5.88%) EDI
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.92%) Software Packaging
9 1 (1.96%) WCF
9 1 (1.96%) WF
9 1 (1.96%) WSDL
9 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.96%) OLE DB
9 1 (1.96%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Replication
1 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.92%) Linux
6 2 (3.92%) UNIX
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.96%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) Migration
3 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
3 5 (9.80%) CRM
4 4 (7.84%) UML
4 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.84%) Workflow
4 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.88%) Document Management
5 3 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 3 (5.88%) OO
5 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) Service Management
5 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.88%) Software Deployment
5 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) VB
3 18 (35.29%) C#
4 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
5 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.80%) VBA
6 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.84%) PHP
8 3 (5.88%) Java
8 3 (5.88%) Python
8 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
10 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.96%) C
10 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (19.61%) MCSE
2 10 (19.61%) Degree
3 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) MCSA
5 3 (5.88%) CCNA
5 3 (5.88%) ISEB
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) MCTS
7 1 (1.96%) MCITP
7 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
3 7 (13.73%) XenApp
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.84%) Terminal Server
5 4 (7.84%) XenServer
5 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.96%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) WSUS
3 2 (3.92%) HP NNM
4 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.96%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.96%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) Citrix
3 13 (25.49%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) HP
4 8 (15.69%) Cisco
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle
6 5 (9.80%) Metastorm
7 4 (7.84%) Sun
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) IBM
8 2 (3.92%) Veeam
8 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.92%) Interwoven
8 2 (3.92%) Lotus
9 1 (1.96%) Symantec
9 1 (1.96%) Remedy
9 1 (1.96%) Sophos
9 1 (1.96%) Hummingbird
9 1 (1.96%) Alias
9 1 (1.96%) Unisys
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