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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 - 112
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 13 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.70% - 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% - 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Median salary £40,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 823 897 765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 44.13% 37.42% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 701 780 686
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) MCSE
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (50.00%) Scala
2 8 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (43.75%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) System Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) MCP
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Retail
4 6 (37.50%) Sentinel
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) VB
4 6 (37.50%) MS Office
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
2 7 (43.75%) SDLC
2 7 (43.75%) System Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 4 (25.00%) Test Management
4 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (50.00%) Scala
2 6 (37.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (18.75%) ISEB
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) NCDA
4 2 (12.50%) NCIE
4 2 (12.50%) NCSA
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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