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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 204 229
Rank change year-on-year -19 +25  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 24 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.09% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 19
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% +41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,350 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3597 2928 3416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 59.04% 51.50% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 2491 2926
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Manchester -31 16 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Cheshire +11 6 £42,500 -15.84% 1
Merseyside - 2 £52,500 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 30 (65.22%) Windows
3 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 22 (47.83%) PowerShell
4 18 (39.13%) .NET
4 18 (39.13%) SQL
5 16 (34.78%) VB
6 15 (32.61%) SCCM
7 14 (30.43%) HTML
8 12 (26.09%) C#
8 12 (26.09%) VB.NET
8 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (26.09%) Windows Server
9 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.91%) ITIL
9 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
10 10 (21.74%) XML
10 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
11 9 (19.57%) Web Development
11 9 (19.57%) IIS
11 9 (19.57%) HP
12 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (17.39%) VB6
12 8 (17.39%) Scrum
12 8 (17.39%) XSL
12 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
12 8 (17.39%) QA

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 9 (19.57%) IIS
2 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Infor CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.87%) SaaS
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) DHCP
1 7 (15.22%) LAN
2 6 (13.04%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) WAN
3 5 (10.87%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) DMZ
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) Skype
6 1 (2.17%) DDNS
6 1 (2.17%) IPsec
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.17%) SMTP
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.70%) QlikView
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.17%) MS Access
7 1 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.52%) Selenium
2 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) AdminStudio
4 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.17%) MSI
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Software Developer
3 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) C# Software Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) IT Support
5 5 (10.87%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) .NET
2 14 (30.43%) HTML
3 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
4 10 (21.74%) XML
5 8 (17.39%) HTML5
5 8 (17.39%) XSL
6 4 (8.70%) Web Services
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.35%) Classic ASP
7 2 (4.35%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) DHTML
7 2 (4.35%) jQuery
8 1 (2.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
1 5 (10.87%) iPad
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.35%) VMS
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.17%) Android
7 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Web Development
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) Mobile Development
3 8 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 8 (17.39%) Scrum
4 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) Customer Insight
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
6 3 (6.52%) ETL
6 3 (6.52%) High Availability
6 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) SDLC
7 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) PowerShell
2 18 (39.13%) SQL
3 16 (34.78%) VB
4 12 (26.09%) C#
4 12 (26.09%) VB.NET
5 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.39%) VB6
7 6 (13.04%) VBA
8 2 (4.35%) J#
8 2 (4.35%) Perl
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
8 2 (4.35%) Ruby
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) MCSA
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) MCT
5 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) HL7
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.35%) Docker
5 2 (4.35%) KVM
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.35%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) SCCM
2 7 (15.22%) WSUS
3 2 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) HP
3 7 (15.22%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) Citrix
4 6 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.35%) Lotus
6 2 (4.35%) Sage
7 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.17%) Altiris
7 1 (2.17%) BMC
7 1 (2.17%) LexisNexis
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec
7 1 (2.17%) Wyse
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