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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 161 193 180
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 60 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 0.85% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 54 19 30
Average salary £26,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,525 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +1.35%
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
2765 2707 2659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.89% 49.61% 49.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2488 2352 2339
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 - 28 £25,000 - 1
Birmingham -9 12 £28,500 +3.63% 2
Wolverhampton +13 5 £30,000 -25.00%
West Bromwich - 5 £35,000 -
Shropshire - 4 £26,500 - 1
Solihull +6 1 £31,000 - 1
Coventry -13 1 £21,500 -42.66%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 75 (75.76%) C#
2 74 (74.75%) Microsoft
3 73 (73.74%) .NET
4 68 (68.69%) SQL
5 57 (57.58%) SQL Server
6 43 (43.43%) Windows
7 41 (41.41%) JavaScript
8 36 (36.36%) VB
9 33 (33.33%) HTML
10 29 (29.29%) SLA
10 29 (29.29%) DTS
11 28 (28.28%) T-SQL
12 27 (27.27%) Cognos
12 27 (27.27%) ETL
12 27 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (26.26%) CSS
13 26 (26.26%) jQuery
14 25 (25.25%) PHP
15 23 (23.23%) Java
16 21 (21.21%) Oracle
17 19 (19.19%) Web Services
17 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET
18 18 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (17.17%) Relational Database
19 17 (17.17%) Data Transformation
20 16 (16.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 16 (16.16%) XML
20 16 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
21 15 (15.15%) Degree
21 15 (15.15%) Web Development

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 10 (10.10%) JBoss
2 7 (7.07%) MQSeries
2 7 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.07%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.03%) IIS
5 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.02%) Lync
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) SaaS
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.03%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.01%) DHCP
2 1 (1.01%) DNS
2 1 (1.01%) SAN
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) MPLS
2 1 (1.01%) OSPF
2 1 (1.01%) BGP
2 1 (1.01%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (29.29%) DTS
3 27 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (17.17%) Relational Database
5 16 (16.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (15.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 15 (15.15%) Cognos Report Studio
6 15 (15.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database
9 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (3.03%) MySQL
12 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (1.01%) MS Access
13 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Visual Studio
1 8 (8.08%) Subversion
2 3 (3.03%) Maven
2 3 (3.03%) CruiseControl
2 3 (3.03%) Mercurial
2 3 (3.03%) Hudson
2 3 (3.03%) Artifactory
2 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (8.08%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.03%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (43.43%) Developer
2 30 (30.30%) Consultant
3 29 (29.29%) Applications Support
4 27 (27.27%) Support Consultant
5 26 (26.26%) Applications Consultant
5 26 (26.26%) Applications Support Consultant
6 20 (20.20%) Junior
7 15 (15.15%) Junior Developer
8 13 (13.13%) PHP Developer
9 12 (12.12%) C# Developer
10 10 (10.10%) .NET Developer
10 10 (10.10%) Analyst
11 9 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
11 9 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
12 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
13 5 (5.05%) Applications Developer
14 4 (4.04%) Technical Support
14 4 (4.04%) DBA
14 4 (4.04%) Business Developer
14 4 (4.04%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (73.74%) .NET
2 33 (33.33%) HTML
3 26 (26.26%) CSS
3 26 (26.26%) jQuery
4 19 (19.19%) Web Services
4 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET
5 16 (16.16%) XML
6 14 (14.14%) JSF
7 11 (11.11%) Ajax
8 10 (10.10%) Classic ASP
9 8 (8.08%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (7.07%) EDI
10 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 3 (3.03%) XHTML
12 1 (1.01%) DHTML
12 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.01%) HTML5
12 1 (1.01%) CSS3
12 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.13%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.07%) Clustering
3 7 (7.07%) N-Tier
4 6 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.03%) Data Extraction
5 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (43.43%) Windows
2 9 (9.09%) Linux
2 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.02%) UNIX
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) ETL
2 17 (17.17%) Data Transformation
3 16 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.15%) Web Development
5 12 (12.12%) OO
6 11 (11.11%) Document Management
7 8 (8.08%) MVC
7 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.07%) ERP
8 7 (7.07%) Process Management
9 6 (6.06%) ITIL
9 6 (6.06%) Migration
10 5 (5.05%) Line Management
10 5 (5.05%) Procure-to-pay
11 4 (4.04%) Server Building
11 4 (4.04%) Change Control
11 4 (4.04%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.03%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (75.76%) C#
2 68 (68.69%) SQL
3 41 (41.41%) JavaScript
4 36 (36.36%) VB
5 28 (28.28%) T-SQL
6 25 (25.25%) PHP
7 23 (23.23%) Java
8 12 (12.12%) PowerShell
9 10 (10.10%) VB6
10 9 (9.09%) Python
11 7 (7.07%) VB.NET
11 7 (7.07%) C
11 7 (7.07%) C++
12 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
13 4 (4.04%) Perl
14 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
15 1 (1.01%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.05%) MCSE
4 5 (5.05%) MCSA
4 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.04%) MCP
6 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.03%) CCNA
7 2 (2.02%) CCA
7 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.01%) MCITP
8 1 (1.01%) EnCE
8 1 (1.01%) CCNP
8 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.01%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (29.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.06%) vSphere
4 5 (5.05%) VMware ESX
4 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (4.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.04%) ARCserve
3 4 (4.04%) SCCM
4 3 (3.03%) Puppet
4 3 (3.03%) WSUS
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Intune
5 1 (1.01%) SCOM
5 1 (1.01%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.01%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.01%) Ionix
5 1 (1.01%) Nessus
Vendors
1 74 (74.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.27%) Cognos
3 21 (21.21%) Oracle
4 13 (13.13%) VMware
5 8 (8.08%) Citrix
5 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
6 7 (7.07%) Symantec
6 7 (7.07%) Business Objects
6 7 (7.07%) Metastorm
7 3 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.03%) EMC
7 3 (3.03%) NetApp
8 2 (2.02%) Remedy
8 2 (2.02%) Sophos
8 2 (2.02%) Dell
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco
8 2 (2.02%) IBM
8 2 (2.02%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.01%) Qualys
9 1 (1.01%) Rapid7
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Pertemps - Dudley Commercial
Salary: 20k to 26k per year GBP
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago