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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 265
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £22,016 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+47.61% -30.10%
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
2137 2647 3308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.67% 40.75% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1828 2227 2828
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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