The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 218
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £31,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.88%
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2529 2185 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.33% 42.91% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2312 1959 2113
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WSH
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WSH Salary Trend in the South West