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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / West Midlands
Rank 185 228 188
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -40
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 18 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.14% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.32% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 26
Median salary £44,000 £35,910 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.53% +43.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,100 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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
2170 2530 2445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.82% 43.61% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1864 2178 2184
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham - 9 £40,500 -
Staffordshire +7 7 £44,000 +76.00%
Solihull -5 1 £50,000 +4.16%
West Bromwich - 1 £35,000 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) VB
3 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (35.00%) QA
6 7 (35.00%) C#
6 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (35.00%) MCSE
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (30.00%) JD Edwards
7 6 (30.00%) VBA
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (30.00%) FormScape
7 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (25.00%) SCCM
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) MS Office
8 5 (25.00%) Change Management

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 6 (30.00%) FormScape
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (20.00%) Sentinel
3 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) VLAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.00%) DTS
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) ICT Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) ICT Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) EDI
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Change Management
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) ERP
6 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) System Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Test Management
7 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) VB
2 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (35.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) VBA
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) Scala
6 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) MCSE
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) MCP
3 3 (15.00%) MCSA
4 2 (10.00%) NCDA
4 2 (10.00%) NCIE
4 2 (10.00%) NCSA
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.00%) HND
5 1 (5.00%) ISEB
5 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
2 4 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) JD Edwards
4 3 (15.00%) CODA
4 3 (15.00%) IFS
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow