The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 40 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.55% 2.21% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.79% 4.84% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £38,500 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.20% -5.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +3.54%
VBScript
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
132 124 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 40.99% 45.59% 58.36%
Number of salaries quoted 110 80 119
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VBScript
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Solihull

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
2 10 (71.43%) Dell
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) Symantec
2 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 10 (71.43%) NetBackup
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) vSphere
3 9 (64.29%) CCNP
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 8 (57.14%) iSCSI
5 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) XenApp
5 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) AppSense
5 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 4 (28.57%) Fujitsu
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) iSCSI
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) VB
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNA
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) vSphere
2 4 (28.57%) XenApp
2 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) NetBackup
2 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Dell
1 10 (71.43%) Symantec
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) AppSense
3 4 (28.57%) Fujitsu
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco