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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 184 190 172
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 41 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.46% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 0.95% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 38
Average salary £26,500 £38,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.16% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
2768 2626 2638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.27% 48.63% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2264 2338
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 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 16 £25,000 -
Birmingham -5 6 £37,500 -3.22%
Wolverhampton -3 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
West Bromwich - 4 - -
Shropshire - 3 £26,500 - 1
Solihull +16 2 £31,000 -
Staffordshire +5 2 £25,000 +14.94%
Coventry -21 1 £21,500 -42.66%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 73 (75.26%) C#
1 73 (75.26%) .NET
1 73 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 71 (73.20%) SQL
3 59 (60.82%) SQL Server
4 41 (42.27%) Windows
5 37 (38.14%) JavaScript
6 36 (37.11%) VB
7 33 (34.02%) HTML
8 30 (30.93%) T-SQL
9 29 (29.90%) SLA
9 29 (29.90%) DTS
10 27 (27.84%) Cognos
10 27 (27.84%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (27.84%) ETL
11 25 (25.77%) CSS
12 24 (24.74%) jQuery
13 22 (22.68%) Web Services
14 21 (21.65%) Oracle
14 21 (21.65%) PHP
15 19 (19.59%) Java
15 19 (19.59%) XML
15 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET
16 18 (18.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (17.53%) Data Transformation
17 17 (17.53%) Relational Database
18 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (16.49%) Web Development
19 15 (15.46%) Degree

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (7.22%) JBoss
1 7 (7.22%) MQSeries
1 7 (7.22%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.09%) IIS
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.06%) Lync
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) SaaS
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.03%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.06%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.03%) DHCP
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) SAN
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) MPLS
2 1 (1.03%) OSPF
2 1 (1.03%) BGP
2 1 (1.03%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (60.82%) SQL Server
2 29 (29.90%) DTS
3 27 (27.84%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (18.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (17.53%) Relational Database
6 15 (15.46%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 15 (15.46%) Cognos Report Studio
6 15 (15.46%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database
7 8 (8.25%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.09%) MySQL
11 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.03%) MS Access
12 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Visual Studio
1 8 (8.25%) Subversion
2 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.09%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (42.27%) Developer
2 30 (30.93%) Consultant
3 29 (29.90%) Applications Support
4 27 (27.84%) Support Consultant
5 26 (26.80%) Applications Consultant
5 26 (26.80%) Applications Support Consultant
6 17 (17.53%) Junior
7 13 (13.40%) Analyst
7 13 (13.40%) Junior Developer
8 11 (11.34%) PHP Developer
9 10 (10.31%) .NET Developer
9 10 (10.31%) C# Developer
10 9 (9.28%) Junior C# Developer
10 9 (9.28%) Junior PHP Developer
11 7 (7.22%) Support Analyst
12 5 (5.15%) Applications Developer
13 4 (4.12%) Technical Support
13 4 (4.12%) Business Developer
13 4 (4.12%) Technical Analyst
13 4 (4.12%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (75.26%) .NET
2 33 (34.02%) HTML
3 25 (25.77%) CSS
4 24 (24.74%) jQuery
5 22 (22.68%) Web Services
6 19 (19.59%) XML
6 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET
7 12 (12.37%) JSF
7 12 (12.37%) Ajax
8 10 (10.31%) Classic ASP
9 8 (8.25%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (7.22%) EDI
10 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 3 (3.09%) XHTML
12 1 (1.03%) DHTML
12 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.03%) HTML5
12 1 (1.03%) CSS3
12 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.22%) N-Tier
4 6 (6.19%) Clustering
5 5 (5.15%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.09%) Data Extraction
6 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.27%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.22%) Linux
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.06%) UNIX
6 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.03%) Solaris
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) ETL
2 17 (17.53%) Data Transformation
3 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (16.49%) Web Development
4 14 (14.43%) Document Management
5 13 (13.40%) OO
6 9 (9.28%) ERP
6 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.25%) MVC
7 8 (8.25%) Process Management
8 7 (7.22%) Procure-to-pay
9 6 (6.19%) ITIL
9 6 (6.19%) Migration
10 5 (5.15%) Line Management
11 4 (4.12%) Change Control
11 4 (4.12%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.12%) Project Management
12 3 (3.09%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 73 (75.26%) C#
2 71 (73.20%) SQL
3 37 (38.14%) JavaScript
4 36 (37.11%) VB
5 30 (30.93%) T-SQL
6 21 (21.65%) PHP
7 19 (19.59%) Java
8 13 (13.40%) VB6
9 8 (8.25%) PowerShell
9 8 (8.25%) C
10 7 (7.22%) C++
10 7 (7.22%) VB.NET
11 6 (6.19%) Python
11 6 (6.19%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.03%) VC++
13 1 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.15%) MCSE
4 5 (5.15%) MCSA
4 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.12%) CCNA
6 3 (3.09%) MCP
7 2 (2.06%) CCA
7 2 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.06%) CCNP
7 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) MCITP
8 1 (1.03%) EnCE
8 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.03%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (29.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.12%) vSphere
3 4 (4.12%) VMware ESX
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.06%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.19%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.12%) SCCM
5 3 (3.09%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.09%) WSUS
6 1 (1.03%) Nessus
6 1 (1.03%) SCOM
6 1 (1.03%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.03%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.03%) Ionix
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 73 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.84%) Cognos
3 21 (21.65%) Oracle
4 9 (9.28%) VMware
5 8 (8.25%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.25%) Metastorm
6 7 (7.22%) Symantec
7 6 (6.19%) Citrix
8 3 (3.09%) NetApp
8 3 (3.09%) Cisco
8 3 (3.09%) EMC
8 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.06%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.06%) Dell
9 2 (2.06%) Remedy
9 2 (2.06%) Sophos
10 1 (1.03%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.03%) Sun
10 1 (1.03%) HP
10 1 (1.03%) IBM
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Pertemps - Dudley Commercial
Salary: 20k to 25k per year GBP
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago