Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 303 294
Rank change year-on-year -40 -9 +21
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 28 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.69% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 42
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £30,625 £22,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,615 7,237 5,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 58.81% 58.53% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6,399 6,246 4,886
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the North West over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram 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 19 April 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 -35 14 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Manchester -13 12 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Lancashire 0 2 £37,500 -
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) C#
4 13 (46.43%) PowerShell
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) .NET
5 12 (42.86%) Web Services
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 10 (35.71%) Linux
8 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
8 9 (32.14%) DNS
8 9 (32.14%) MVC
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (28.57%) HTML
9 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 7 (25.00%) DevOps
10 7 (25.00%) CSS
10 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
11 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (21.43%) OO
11 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
11 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (21.43%) DTS

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 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 4 (14.29%) IaaS
3 2 (7.14%) G Suite
3 2 (7.14%) GitHub
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (21.43%) DTS
4 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) MySQL
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) DB2
7 1 (3.57%) Power BI
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Asset Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
1 12 (42.86%) Web Services
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
3 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 2 (7.14%) REST
5 2 (7.14%) RESTful
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.57%) EDI
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) WinForms
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 6 (21.43%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.71%) Server Building
6 3 (10.71%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) C#
3 13 (46.43%) PowerShell
4 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
5 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
6 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (10.71%) Perl
7 3 (10.71%) VB
8 2 (7.14%) C++
8 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) AWS Certification
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) MCITP
1 2 (7.14%) MCSA
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) FreeRADIUS
1 4 (14.29%) pfSense
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Netcool
3 1 (3.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Sophos
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Snow
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
4 2 (7.14%) Capita
4 2 (7.14%) Google
4 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) SYSPRO