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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 232 167 188
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +21
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 7 53 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.99% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 1.98% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 52 21
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +3.47%
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
2668 2674 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.75% 50.01% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2305 2398 2065
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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
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 29 April 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 +11 5 £25,000 -
Warwickshire -30 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Worcestershire - 1 £36,819 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) VB
3 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 12 (66.67%) PHP
3 12 (66.67%) Degree
4 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
4 11 (61.11%) VB6
4 11 (61.11%) PL/SQL
4 11 (61.11%) C++
4 11 (61.11%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) C
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) SCCM
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.11%) Python
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Graduate
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Developer
3 10 (55.56%) C++ Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Graduate Oracle Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Graduate SQL Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (55.56%) VB Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
1 1 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (5.56%) DevOps
1 1 (5.56%) High Availability
1 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (5.56%) OO
1 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
1 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) VB
3 12 (66.67%) PHP
4 11 (61.11%) C
4 11 (61.11%) C++
4 11 (61.11%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) PL/SQL
4 11 (61.11%) VB6
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) Groovy
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Perfmon
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Sophos
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 17 days ago