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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 164 174 187
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 49 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.51% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 1.04% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48 23 15
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,800 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
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
2631 2400 2424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.69% 48.63% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2359 2060 2107
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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 - 21 £25,000 - 2
Birmingham -3 15 £25,000 -28.57%
Staffordshire 0 5 £25,000 -16.66%
Shropshire - 4 £26,500 - 2
Coventry -13 1 £35,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £35,000 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 48 (65.75%) C#
2 47 (64.38%) .NET
2 47 (64.38%) Microsoft
3 43 (58.90%) SQL
4 39 (53.42%) Windows
5 33 (45.21%) SQL Server
6 32 (43.84%) VB
7 29 (39.73%) JavaScript
8 26 (35.62%) HTML
8 26 (35.62%) Java
9 24 (32.88%) PHP
10 20 (27.40%) VMware
10 20 (27.40%) Degree
11 19 (26.03%) DTS
12 16 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (21.92%) Cognos
12 16 (21.92%) CSS
13 15 (20.55%) T-SQL
13 15 (20.55%) Linux
13 15 (20.55%) SLA
13 15 (20.55%) jQuery
13 15 (20.55%) vSphere
14 14 (19.18%) Oracle
15 12 (16.44%) Symantec
15 12 (16.44%) C++
15 12 (16.44%) JSF
16 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
16 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
16 11 (15.07%) Python
16 11 (15.07%) NetBackup

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (8.22%) JBoss
1 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.11%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.74%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.37%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) BIG-IP
2 5 (6.85%) iSCSI
3 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) DHCP
5 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) MPLS
5 1 (1.37%) OSPF
5 1 (1.37%) BGP
5 1 (1.37%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.03%) DTS
3 16 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.59%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 7 (9.59%) Cognos Report Studio
5 7 (9.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.74%) MySQL
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Ant
1 6 (8.22%) CruiseControl
1 6 (8.22%) Mercurial
1 6 (8.22%) Hudson
1 6 (8.22%) Artifactory
1 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.22%) Maven
2 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Law
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Consultant
3 16 (21.92%) Applications Support
3 16 (21.92%) Support Consultant
3 16 (21.92%) Junior
4 15 (20.55%) Applications Support Consultant
4 15 (20.55%) Applications Consultant
5 13 (17.81%) Junior Developer
6 11 (15.07%) C# Developer
6 11 (15.07%) PHP Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Junior PHP Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Junior C# Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Analyst
9 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Administrator
10 5 (6.85%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (64.38%) .NET
2 26 (35.62%) HTML
3 16 (21.92%) CSS
4 15 (20.55%) jQuery
5 12 (16.44%) JSF
6 9 (12.33%) XML
7 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.85%) Web Services
8 5 (6.85%) XHTML
8 5 (6.85%) Ajax
9 3 (4.11%) JSON
9 3 (4.11%) OLE
9 3 (4.11%) DAO
9 3 (4.11%) ODBC
9 3 (4.11%) ActiveX
9 3 (4.11%) ADO
10 2 (2.74%) Classic ASP
11 1 (1.37%) DHTML
11 1 (1.37%) COM
11 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.48%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Statistics
5 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (53.42%) Windows
2 15 (20.55%) Linux
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) UNIX
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.96%) ITIL
1 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) Data Transformation
2 7 (9.59%) ETL
3 6 (8.22%) Project Management
3 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.22%) DevOps
4 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.85%) OO
5 4 (5.48%) Document Management
6 3 (4.11%) Web Development
6 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.11%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.11%) System Testing
6 3 (4.11%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (2.74%) Migration
7 2 (2.74%) Process Management
7 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.37%) CRM
8 1 (1.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (65.75%) C#
2 43 (58.90%) SQL
3 32 (43.84%) VB
4 29 (39.73%) JavaScript
5 26 (35.62%) Java
6 24 (32.88%) PHP
7 15 (20.55%) T-SQL
8 12 (16.44%) C++
9 11 (15.07%) Python
9 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
10 10 (13.70%) C
11 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL
11 9 (12.33%) VB6
12 7 (9.59%) Perl
13 6 (8.22%) VB.NET
14 3 (4.11%) VBA
15 1 (1.37%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) CCNA
2 8 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.85%) CCNP
4 3 (4.11%) MCP
5 2 (2.74%) MCSE
5 2 (2.74%) MCSA
5 2 (2.74%) CCA
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) MCITP
6 1 (1.37%) EnCE
6 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) vSphere
2 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.59%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (4.11%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.22%) Puppet
3 5 (6.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.11%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.37%) Nessus
6 1 (1.37%) WSUS
6 1 (1.37%) SCCM
6 1 (1.37%) SCOM
6 1 (1.37%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.37%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.37%) Ionix
Vendors
1 47 (64.38%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.40%) VMware
3 16 (21.92%) Cognos
4 14 (19.18%) Oracle
5 12 (16.44%) Symantec
6 8 (10.96%) Dell
7 7 (9.59%) Citrix
8 3 (4.11%) Cisco
9 2 (2.74%) IBM
9 2 (2.74%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.74%) EMC
9 2 (2.74%) NetApp
9 2 (2.74%) Sophos
9 2 (2.74%) Metastorm
10 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.37%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.37%) Qualys
10 1 (1.37%) Rapid7
10 1 (1.37%) Sun
10 1 (1.37%) HP
Telford
Technical Prospects
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary plus Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southam, Warwickshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago