The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Script Host (WSH)
England / South East
Rank - 450 458
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.014% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £32,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+49.23% -19.75%

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5842 7276 7761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.33% 38.38% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 6517 6768
Median salary £44,250 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 South East

WSH
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WSH Salary Trend in the South East