Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 282 310
Rank change year-on-year -60 +28 +28
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 18 79 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.61% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 1.09% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 68 61
North West median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -9.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.11% -5.26% +18.75%

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,368 7,253 6,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 54.06% 56.27% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,345 6,072 5,835
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the North West

VBScript
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VBScript in the North West

VBScript
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the North West 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
Cheshire +9 6 £38,500 -9.41% 7
Merseyside - 6 £32,500 - 1
Manchester -58 4 £38,750 +0.65% 3
Lancashire +14 2 £38,000 -5.00%
VBScript
England

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 North West region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 8 (44.44%) IIS
3 8 (44.44%) SCCM
3 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) Avaya
5 6 (33.33%) SAN
5 6 (33.33%) MPLS
5 6 (33.33%) Dell
5 6 (33.33%) EMC
5 6 (33.33%) Nortel
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 6 (33.33%) SCOM
5 6 (33.33%) VLAN
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 6 (33.33%) Veeam
5 6 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 6 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (44.44%) IIS
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 6 (33.33%) MPLS
1 6 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
1 6 (33.33%) Skype
1 6 (33.33%) VLAN
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (11.11%) FTP
3 2 (11.11%) SSH
4 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) DTS
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JMeter
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) ERP Support
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) EDI Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) EDI
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 2 (11.11%) JMS
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
1 6 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
1 6 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
1 6 (33.33%) Storage Management
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Server Management
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 6 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 6 (33.33%) SCOM
2 6 (33.33%) vCenter Server
3 2 (11.11%) WSUS
4 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Avaya
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Dell
3 6 (33.33%) EMC
3 6 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (33.33%) Nortel
3 6 (33.33%) Veeam
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (11.11%) Cognizant
5 2 (11.11%) Green Hat
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) RedGate