The table below looks at the statistics for WSH 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 WSH over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 197
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £31,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.69%
WSH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1890 1425 1855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.80% 34.03% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1196 1674
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WSH
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the West Midlands region.

WSH Salary Trend in the West Midlands