Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 136 182
Rank change year-on-year -31 +46 -8
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 11 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.36% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.95% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 8
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% - -23.53%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,375 £43,750 £43,750
North West median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.41% - +6.25%

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1589 1268 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 51.62% 56.36% 54.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1311 1138 1508
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Cheshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for VBScript in Cheshire

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VBScript in Cheshire

VBScript
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 6 £42,500 - 1
Knutsford - 2 - -
VBScript
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
6 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
4 3 (27.27%) DTS
5 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JMeter
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) TestNG
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Snow
4 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) VMware