The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 267
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £32,750
UK excluding London median salary - £22,016 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- -32.77%
WSH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2141 2582 3122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.31% 41.15% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1854 2164 2657
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WSH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WSH
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the North West region.

WSH Salary Trend in the North West