The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.41% - 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £37,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 - £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 104 129 88
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 73.24% 81.13% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 116 66
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Chester

VBScript
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for VBScript in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Chester region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) VB6
2 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 8 (88.89%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) HL7
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DMZ
1 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Software Developer
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) C# Developer
1 8 (88.89%) C# Software Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) HTML5
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) VMS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Mobile Development
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) HL7
1 8 (88.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) VMware