Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 167 134
Rank change year-on-year +27 -33 +44
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 9 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% 0.45% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.86% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 14
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £41,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £44,375 £60,000 £43,750
North West median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -9.41% -

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 1,195 1,636 1,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 49.36% 52.81% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1,338 1,145
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,475 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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
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 9 December 2018. 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
Wilmslow - 4 £40,000 -
Chester - 1 - - 1
VBScript
North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (33.33%) Server Management
3 3 (33.33%) Green Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) JMS
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) IT Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 3 (33.33%) JMS
2 3 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Leadership
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Server Management
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Green Hat
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle