The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 142 117
Rank change year-on-year +31 -25  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 22 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.12% 0.042% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 0.13% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 13
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +48.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £39,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.67%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1025 751 858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 52.27% 31.84% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 883 622 763
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Birmingham

VBScript
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VBScript in Birmingham

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VBScript in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 19 (54.29%) PowerShell
2 18 (51.43%) Windows
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) VMware
4 16 (45.71%) Selenium
4 16 (45.71%) Java
4 16 (45.71%) HP UFT
4 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
4 16 (45.71%) Scala
5 15 (42.86%) System Testing
5 15 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 15 (42.86%) Integration Testing
6 14 (40.00%) SDLC
7 13 (37.14%) SCCM
7 13 (37.14%) Finance
8 12 (34.29%) MCSE
8 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
8 12 (34.29%) ITIL
8 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
8 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
9 11 (31.43%) Windows 10
9 11 (31.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (31.43%) VB
10 8 (22.86%) ISEB
10 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Test Management
10 8 (22.86%) BDD
11 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) HP UFT
1 16 (45.71%) Selenium
2 5 (14.29%) InstallShield
2 5 (14.29%) MSI
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Test Automation Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Test Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Deployment Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Packager
6 2 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows 10
2 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
2 15 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 15 (42.86%) System Testing
2 15 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 14 (40.00%) SDLC
4 12 (34.29%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (22.86%) BDD
6 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Test Management
7 7 (20.00%) Matrix Management
7 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.29%) Application Packaging
8 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 5 (14.29%) Personalization
8 5 (14.29%) Security Patching
8 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) PowerShell
2 16 (45.71%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) Scala
3 11 (31.43%) VB
4 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) MCSE
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.86%) ISEB
3 7 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (20.00%) MCSA
3 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 5 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (14.29%) MCP
6 2 (5.71%) NCDA
6 2 (5.71%) NCIE
6 2 (5.71%) NCSA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
1 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) NetApp
3 5 (14.29%) AppSense
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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