The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 151 184 178
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 62 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 0.87% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58 17 22
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,300 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,624 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
VBScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2607 2526 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.42% 49.22% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2189 2164
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VBScript
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VBScript Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VBScript
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 30 £25,000 - 2
Birmingham -3 14 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Shropshire - 5 £26,500 -
West Bromwich - 3 £35,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +11 2 £31,250 -26.68%
Staffordshire +4 2 £25,000 -16.66%
Coventry -9 2 £28,250 -23.12%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 67 (74.44%) C#
2 66 (73.33%) .NET
3 62 (68.89%) Microsoft
4 61 (67.78%) SQL
5 48 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 41 (45.56%) Windows
7 38 (42.22%) JavaScript
8 36 (40.00%) VB
9 30 (33.33%) HTML
10 27 (30.00%) T-SQL
11 26 (28.89%) Java
11 26 (28.89%) PHP
11 26 (28.89%) DTS
12 24 (26.67%) jQuery
13 23 (25.56%) SLA
13 23 (25.56%) Cognos
13 23 (25.56%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (24.44%) CSS
15 19 (21.11%) ETL
15 19 (21.11%) Degree
16 18 (20.00%) Oracle
17 17 (18.89%) VMware
18 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
19 14 (15.56%) Web Services
19 14 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 14 (15.56%) JSF
20 13 (14.44%) Computer Science
20 13 (14.44%) Data Transformation
20 13 (14.44%) XML
20 13 (14.44%) Relational Database

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.22%) JBoss
2 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (7.78%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 5 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (3.33%) IIS
7 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.22%) Lync
8 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) SaaS
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.11%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) BIG-IP
2 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.11%) DHCP
4 1 (1.11%) DNS
4 1 (1.11%) SAN
4 1 (1.11%) BGP
4 1 (1.11%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) MPLS
4 1 (1.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (28.89%) DTS
3 23 (25.56%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (14.44%) Relational Database
6 11 (12.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 11 (12.22%) Cognos Report Studio
6 11 (12.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
11 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (3.33%) MySQL
12 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 6 (6.67%) Ant
1 6 (6.67%) Subversion
1 6 (6.67%) Maven
1 6 (6.67%) Hudson
1 6 (6.67%) Artifactory
1 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.67%) CruiseControl
1 6 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
1 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.22%) Law
2 2 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Developer
2 25 (27.78%) Consultant
3 24 (26.67%) Applications Support
4 23 (25.56%) Support Consultant
5 22 (24.44%) Applications Consultant
5 22 (24.44%) Applications Support Consultant
6 20 (22.22%) Junior
7 14 (15.56%) Junior Developer
8 13 (14.44%) PHP Developer
9 12 (13.33%) C# Developer
10 9 (10.00%) Junior PHP Developer
10 9 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
11 8 (8.89%) Analyst
12 7 (7.78%) .NET Developer
12 7 (7.78%) Support Analyst
13 4 (4.44%) Administrator
13 4 (4.44%) Technical Support
13 4 (4.44%) Applications Developer
13 4 (4.44%) Web Developer
13 4 (4.44%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (73.33%) .NET
2 30 (33.33%) HTML
3 24 (26.67%) jQuery
4 22 (24.44%) CSS
5 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 14 (15.56%) Web Services
6 14 (15.56%) JSF
7 13 (14.44%) XML
8 8 (8.89%) Classic ASP
8 8 (8.89%) Ajax
9 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 5 (5.56%) EDI
11 4 (4.44%) XHTML
12 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.11%) CSS3
12 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (1.11%) Regular Expression
12 1 (1.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Computer Science
1 13 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Clustering
3 6 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.56%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.33%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.11%) Replication
6 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.56%) Windows
2 11 (12.22%) Linux
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.22%) UNIX
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) ETL
2 13 (14.44%) Data Transformation
3 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (11.11%) Web Development
5 8 (8.89%) OO
5 8 (8.89%) Document Management
6 6 (6.67%) MVC
6 6 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.67%) DevOps
7 5 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (5.56%) ITIL
7 5 (5.56%) ERP
7 5 (5.56%) Migration
8 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.44%) Process Management
9 3 (3.33%) Software Deployment
9 3 (3.33%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.33%) Project Management
9 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (74.44%) C#
2 61 (67.78%) SQL
3 38 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 36 (40.00%) VB
5 27 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 26 (28.89%) Java
6 26 (28.89%) PHP
7 12 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 11 (12.22%) VB6
8 11 (12.22%) Python
9 10 (11.11%) C++
10 9 (10.00%) PL/SQL
11 8 (8.89%) C
12 7 (7.78%) Perl
13 6 (6.67%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.11%) VBA
14 1 (1.11%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.56%) CCNA
4 4 (4.44%) MCP
5 2 (2.22%) CCA
5 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.22%) CCNP
5 2 (2.22%) MCSE
5 2 (2.22%) MCSA
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) CEH
6 1 (1.11%) EnCE
6 1 (1.11%) MCITP
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) vSphere
1 11 (12.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.44%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (6.67%) Puppet
3 4 (4.44%) ARCserve
3 4 (4.44%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.22%) SCCM
5 1 (1.11%) Ionix
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Intune
5 1 (1.11%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.11%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.11%) SCOM
5 1 (1.11%) Nessus
5 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (25.56%) Cognos
3 18 (20.00%) Oracle
4 17 (18.89%) VMware
5 9 (10.00%) Symantec
6 8 (8.89%) Citrix
7 6 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.44%) Dell
8 4 (4.44%) Business Objects
8 4 (4.44%) Metastorm
9 2 (2.22%) NetApp
9 2 (2.22%) Sophos
9 2 (2.22%) EMC
9 2 (2.22%) Cisco
9 2 (2.22%) IBM
10 1 (1.11%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.11%) Qualys
10 1 (1.11%) Sun
10 1 (1.11%) HP
10 1 (1.11%) Rapid7
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