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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 182 170 177
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 42 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.54% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 1.16% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 29
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 2504 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.68% 46.73% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2224 2225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
Birmingham +4 12 £36,750 -13.52% 2
Solihull 0 8 £37,500 +18.11% 3
Coventry -7 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Worcestershire +2 5 £50,000 +61.29% 1
Staffordshire -10 4 £25,000 -4.76% 2
Shropshire - 2 £29,750 - 2
Wolverhampton -2 1 £40,000 +29.03%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 41 (65.08%) VB
3 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
4 31 (49.21%) PowerShell
5 24 (38.10%) Citrix
6 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
7 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
7 19 (30.16%) XenDesktop
8 18 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (23.81%) SCCM
10 15 (23.81%) SQL
11 14 (22.22%) VMware
12 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
12 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
12 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
13 12 (19.05%) Application Packaging
13 12 (19.05%) AppDNA
13 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (19.05%) InstallShield
13 12 (19.05%) AdminStudio
14 11 (17.46%) MSI
14 11 (17.46%) AppSense
14 11 (17.46%) .NET
14 11 (17.46%) ITIL
14 11 (17.46%) Python
14 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
14 11 (17.46%) XenApp
15 10 (15.87%) vSphere
15 10 (15.87%) Finance

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Lync
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) e-Work
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 7 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 5 (7.94%) iSCSI
2 5 (7.94%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.17%) LDAP
3 2 (3.17%) FTP
4 1 (1.59%) MPLS
4 1 (1.59%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) DNS
4 1 (1.59%) DHCP
4 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) MS Access
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos Transformer
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (3.17%) OLAP
5 2 (3.17%) MySQL
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) InstallShield
1 12 (19.05%) AdminStudio
2 11 (17.46%) MSI
3 5 (7.94%) CruiseControl
3 5 (7.94%) Maven
3 5 (7.94%) Hudson
3 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.35%) Artifactory
4 4 (6.35%) Mercurial
4 4 (6.35%) Ant
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Retail
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.52%) Front Office
4 2 (3.17%) French Language
4 2 (3.17%) German Language
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) Citrix Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Applications Packager
5 4 (6.35%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Technical Support
5 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.35%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (6.35%) Programmer
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Application Packaging
2 11 (17.46%) .NET
3 9 (14.29%) HTML
4 8 (12.70%) CSS
5 7 (11.11%) XML
6 6 (9.52%) Ajax
7 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.94%) Web Services
8 3 (4.76%) OCX
9 2 (3.17%) CSS3
9 2 (3.17%) HTML5
9 2 (3.17%) jQuery
9 2 (3.17%) COM+
9 2 (3.17%) XSL
9 2 (3.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
1 5 (7.94%) Clustering
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
5 9 (14.29%) Linux
6 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.35%) UNIX
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL
2 8 (12.70%) Compatibility Testing
3 7 (11.11%) Web Development
4 6 (9.52%) Software Licensing
4 6 (9.52%) ETRM
4 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.94%) DevOps
5 5 (7.94%) Software Deployment
6 4 (6.35%) Change Control
6 4 (6.35%) OO
6 4 (6.35%) Process Management
6 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.35%) Project Management
7 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.76%) Document Management
8 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Manual Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (65.08%) VB
2 31 (49.21%) PowerShell
3 15 (23.81%) SQL
4 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 11 (17.46%) Python
6 9 (14.29%) C#
7 8 (12.70%) PHP
8 7 (11.11%) Perl
9 6 (9.52%) Java
10 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
12 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.59%) C
13 1 (1.59%) VBA
13 1 (1.59%) C++
13 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
1 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (6.35%) CCNP
4 4 (6.35%) CCNA
4 4 (6.35%) MCP
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.76%) MCSE
5 3 (4.76%) MCSA
6 2 (3.17%) CCEE
6 2 (3.17%) CCAA
6 2 (3.17%) CCIA
6 2 (3.17%) ISEB
7 1 (1.59%) OCA
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.59%) CCA
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
2 19 (30.16%) XenDesktop
3 18 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (17.46%) XenApp
5 10 (15.87%) vSphere
6 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) SCCM
2 12 (19.05%) AppDNA
3 9 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 5 (7.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (7.94%) Puppet
5 4 (6.35%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.59%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.10%) Citrix
3 14 (22.22%) VMware
4 11 (17.46%) AppSense
5 9 (14.29%) Symantec
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle
6 8 (12.70%) Fujitsu
7 5 (7.94%) JBoss
8 4 (6.35%) Dell
8 4 (6.35%) Metastorm
8 4 (6.35%) Reuters
8 4 (6.35%) Bloomberg
9 3 (4.76%) Business Objects
10 2 (3.17%) Cognos
10 2 (3.17%) HP
10 2 (3.17%) Infragistics
11 1 (1.59%) Sophos
11 1 (1.59%) Adobe
11 1 (1.59%) EMC
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OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Telford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £27,000 - £32,000 depending on experience + Private Healthcare + Pension Scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Zero One Design
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago