Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 166 138
Rank change year-on-year +9 -28 +45
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.22% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.41% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Cheshire median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,100 £27,800
90th Percentile £43,050 £56,000 £43,750
North West median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% -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 1,340 1,478 1,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 50.09% 51.86% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 1,234 1,098
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,300 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £54,075
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 23 October 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
Knutsford +13 2 - -
Warrington +3 1 £42,500 -
Chester - 1 - - 4
VBScript
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Cognizant
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Green Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Server Management
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SSH
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (33.33%) SOA

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) DTS
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Server Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Cognizant
1 2 (33.33%) Green Hat
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle