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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 200
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £30,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -23.07%
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
1935 1934 2063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.29% 37.39% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1721 1854
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
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