Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 119 156
Rank change year-on-year -53 +37 +12
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 15 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.44% 0.84% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 1.47% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 7
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% - -23.53%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £44,250 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%

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 1,879 1,226 1,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 55.31% 56.97% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,483 1,084 1,284
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
Warrington -11 7 £43,750 +2.94%
Knutsford - 2 - - 1
VBScript
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) OO
4 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
5 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
5 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) DTS
6 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) Linux

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 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (40.00%) DTS
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) TestNG
2 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Asset Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Management Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) OO
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
4 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (20.00%) Server Building
5 3 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
7 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) Scalability Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
5 5 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) Perl
7 2 (13.33%) VB
8 1 (6.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Netcool
3 1 (6.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Snow
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle