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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 196
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -26.66%
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
2063 1947 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.27% 35.02% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 1734 1636
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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