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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 178 177 171
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 33 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 1.27% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 28
Average salary £38,500 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.19% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
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
2633 2596 2573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.00% 47.03% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2320 2270
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
Coventry +2 8 £37,500 +20.96%
Birmingham -13 6 £38,750 -6.62%
Worcestershire +2 5 £50,000 +61.29% 1
Solihull -6 5 £38,500 +24.19% 1
Staffordshire -6 3 £18,500 -29.52%
Wolverhampton 0 2 £38,750 +25.00%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 36 (67.92%) Windows
2 35 (66.04%) VB
3 30 (56.60%) PowerShell
4 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 22 (41.51%) Citrix
6 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
7 19 (35.85%) XenDesktop
8 18 (33.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (30.19%) SQL
10 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (26.42%) SCCM
12 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
12 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
12 12 (22.64%) Application Packaging
12 12 (22.64%) AppDNA
12 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
12 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
12 12 (22.64%) InstallShield
12 12 (22.64%) AdminStudio
13 11 (20.75%) MSI
13 11 (20.75%) AppSense
13 11 (20.75%) Oracle
13 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
14 10 (18.87%) Finance
15 9 (16.98%) VMware
15 9 (16.98%) .NET
15 9 (16.98%) Web Development
15 9 (16.98%) XenApp
16 8 (15.09%) Fujitsu

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (13.21%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) e-Work
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.89%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) NetScaler
2 5 (9.43%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.77%) LDAP
3 2 (3.77%) FTP
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) MS Access
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (5.66%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (5.66%) Cognos Transformer
4 3 (5.66%) OLAP
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) InstallShield
1 12 (22.64%) AdminStudio
2 11 (20.75%) MSI
3 5 (9.43%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.43%) Maven
3 5 (9.43%) Hudson
3 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.55%) Artifactory
4 4 (7.55%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.55%) Ant
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.09%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) French Language
3 2 (3.77%) German Language
4 1 (1.89%) Front Office
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Consultant
2 11 (20.75%) Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Citrix Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Applications Packager
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (7.55%) Programmer
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Database Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Database Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Programmer
6 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Business Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Business Process Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Application Packaging
2 9 (16.98%) .NET
3 8 (15.09%) HTML
4 6 (11.32%) CSS
4 6 (11.32%) Ajax
5 5 (9.43%) Web Services
5 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.55%) XML
7 3 (5.66%) OCX
8 2 (3.77%) COM+
8 2 (3.77%) XSL
8 2 (3.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.66%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 36 (67.92%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
3 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.32%) UNIX
5 6 (11.32%) Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Web Development
2 8 (15.09%) Compatibility Testing
3 5 (9.43%) Software Deployment
3 5 (9.43%) DevOps
3 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.55%) Process Management
4 4 (7.55%) ERP
4 4 (7.55%) Document Management
5 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.66%) Change Control
6 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Test Management
6 2 (3.77%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL
6 2 (3.77%) OO
6 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) VB
2 30 (56.60%) PowerShell
3 16 (30.19%) SQL
4 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.21%) Perl
6 6 (11.32%) PHP
6 6 (11.32%) Java
6 6 (11.32%) Python
7 5 (9.43%) C#
8 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
9 3 (5.66%) VBA
10 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.89%) VB6
11 1 (1.89%) C++
11 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
1 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) MCSA
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) CCEE
3 2 (3.77%) CCAA
3 2 (3.77%) CCIA
4 1 (1.89%) OCA
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
2 19 (35.85%) XenDesktop
3 18 (33.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (16.98%) XenApp
5 6 (11.32%) vSphere
6 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) SCCM
2 12 (22.64%) AppDNA
3 5 (9.43%) Puppet
4 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.66%) ARCserve
5 3 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.89%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 22 (41.51%) Citrix
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 11 (20.75%) AppSense
4 9 (16.98%) VMware
5 8 (15.09%) Fujitsu
6 5 (9.43%) JBoss
7 4 (7.55%) Metastorm
7 4 (7.55%) Symantec
8 3 (5.66%) Cognos
8 3 (5.66%) Business Objects
9 2 (3.77%) HP
9 2 (3.77%) Infragistics
10 1 (1.89%) Sage
10 1 (1.89%) Reuters
10 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.89%) Dell
10 1 (1.89%) Adobe
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago