Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 176 135
Rank change year-on-year +51 -41 +12
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 15 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.73% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 0.68% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 7
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46% -35.64%
10th Percentile £37,200 £37,250 £27,950
90th Percentile £47,600 £54,600 £45,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%

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 1,009 1,763 1,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 49.22% 56.31% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1,368 1,135
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £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 19 May 2019. 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
Nantwich - 8 - -
Warrington +7 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Wilmslow - 3 £40,000 -
Knutsford +27 1 £44,000 -
VBScript
North West

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 13 (86.67%) PowerShell
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 8 (53.33%) Asset Management
4 8 (53.33%) Data Management
4 8 (53.33%) Investment Management
4 8 (53.33%) Data Integration
4 8 (53.33%) IIS
4 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (53.33%) ETL
4 8 (53.33%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (53.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Fintech
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (53.33%) R
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Middleware
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 8 (53.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Packager
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Fintech
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (53.33%) Asset Management
2 8 (53.33%) Data Integration
2 8 (53.33%) Data Management
2 8 (53.33%) ETL
2 8 (53.33%) Investment Management
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
5 2 (13.33%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) PowerShell
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) R
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCTS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (13.33%) BladeLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) BMC
4 1 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO