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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 219 185 139
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -46
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 11 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.50% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 1.03% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 38
Average salary £26,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2426 2428 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.14% 48.18% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2092 2178 1840
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Staffordshire +5 5 £25,000 -
Worcestershire -3 2 £35,910 +67.02% 1
Shropshire +12 1 £55,000 +41.02%
Solihull +10 1 £48,000 +24.67%
Coventry -1 1 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Warwickshire -15 1 £26,000 +15.55%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) VB
3 15 (48.39%) Oracle
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
3 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) Degree
4 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
4 14 (45.16%) VB6
4 14 (45.16%) PHP
5 12 (38.71%) .NET
6 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
6 10 (32.26%) C
6 10 (32.26%) C#
6 10 (32.26%) C++
6 10 (32.26%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (29.03%) Windows
7 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) XML
9 7 (22.58%) Python
9 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (16.13%) Document Management
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
10 5 (16.13%) CSS
10 5 (16.13%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) T-SQL

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Graduate
4 6 (19.35%) C++ Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Graduate Oracle Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Graduate SQL Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (19.35%) VB Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Implementation Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Applications Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 12 (38.71%) .NET
3 7 (22.58%) XML
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 3 (9.68%) HTML5
6 2 (6.45%) Classic ASP
6 2 (6.45%) JSON
6 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) SCADA
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Document Management
1 5 (16.13%) OO
2 4 (12.90%) ERP
2 4 (12.90%) OCR
2 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
2 4 (12.90%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.45%) DevOps
3 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) VB
3 14 (45.16%) PHP
3 14 (45.16%) VB6
4 10 (32.26%) C
4 10 (32.26%) C#
4 10 (32.26%) C++
4 10 (32.26%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
5 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
6 7 (22.58%) Python
7 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
8 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
9 2 (6.45%) Groovy
10 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.23%) Perl
10 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.45%) Perfmon
3 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) EMC
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.23%) Metastorm
4 1 (3.23%) NetApp
4 1 (3.23%) Remedy
4 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.23%) Sophos
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Worcester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 27 days ago