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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 225 186 196
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 12 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.78% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 1.64% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 41 18
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -1.33%
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
2676 2812 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.71% 47.60% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2488 2241
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 3 £26,000 -
West Bromwich -1 2 £48,750 -
Wolverhampton -9 1 £31,500 +0.80%
Warwickshire -12 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Birmingham -14 1 £40,000 +6.66%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) VB
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (26.32%) Time Management
7 5 (26.32%) Workflow
7 5 (26.32%) Siebel EIM
7 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
7 5 (26.32%) VB6
7 5 (26.32%) C
7 5 (26.32%) PHP
7 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
7 5 (26.32%) C++
7 5 (26.32%) Siebel
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
9 3 (15.79%) PowerShell

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
1 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
1 5 (26.32%) Siebel EIM
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) C++ Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Graduate
2 5 (26.32%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Graduate Oracle Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Graduate SQL Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Siebel Developer
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
2 5 (26.32%) VB Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Software Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) SCADA
3 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (26.32%) Time Management
1 5 (26.32%) Workflow
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.26%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
3 1 (5.26%) Facilities Management
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
3 1 (5.26%) Secure Coding
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) VB
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) C
4 5 (26.32%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 5 (26.32%) VB6
5 4 (21.05%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) NCDA
3 1 (5.26%) NCIE
3 1 (5.26%) NCSA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Siebel
4 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) VMware