The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 60 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.36% - 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year +1.26% +10.48%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 310 259 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 55.16% 53.18% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 258 206 209
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

VBScript
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for VBScript in Merseyside

VBScript
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 2 £52,500 -
VBScript
North West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) DHTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Infor CRM
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) J#
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) Infor CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) DHTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) J#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Wyse