Period
to 19 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 309 312
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 +15
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 44 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.69% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 31
North West median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £53,250 £51,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +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 7,209 7,118 6,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.70% 57.73% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5,956 6,174 5,252
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 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,225
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 January 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 January 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
Manchester +4 30 £36,250 -23.68% 4
Cheshire -35 14 £47,500 +46.15% 1
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 34 (77.27%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) Windows
3 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 21 (47.73%) HTML
5 20 (45.45%) CSS
6 19 (43.18%) C#
7 18 (40.91%) T-SQL
8 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 14 (31.82%) IIS
8 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
9 13 (29.55%) .NET
9 13 (29.55%) Web Services
10 12 (27.27%) PHP
10 12 (27.27%) Finance
10 12 (27.27%) jQuery
11 11 (25.00%) Web Development
11 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (25.00%) Ajax
11 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
12 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
12 10 (22.73%) SMTP
12 10 (22.73%) FTP
12 10 (22.73%) MVC
12 10 (22.73%) JSON
12 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
12 10 (22.73%) Regular Expression
12 10 (22.73%) CyberSource

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 14 (31.82%) IIS
2 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) FileZilla
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Sage Pay
2 2 (4.55%) G Suite
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
3 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) FTP
1 10 (22.73%) SMTP
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) DHCP
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (15.91%) NoSQL
5 6 (13.64%) DTS
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.55%) MySQL
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (4.55%) Power BI
8 2 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (4.55%) QlikView
8 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 2 (4.55%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.27%) JMeter
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.27%) TestNG
4 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.36%) Electronics
3 5 (11.36%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Automotive
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.64%) T-SQL Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (11.36%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) HTML
2 20 (45.45%) CSS
3 13 (29.55%) .NET
3 13 (29.55%) Web Services
4 12 (27.27%) jQuery
5 11 (25.00%) Ajax
5 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (22.73%) JSON
6 10 (22.73%) Regular Expression
7 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
7 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (15.91%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.09%) XML
9 3 (6.82%) SOAP
10 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.55%) CSS3
10 2 (4.55%) HTML5
10 2 (4.55%) RESTful
11 1 (2.27%) EDI
11 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) PKI
1 3 (6.82%) Replication
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Fintech
2 2 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.64%) Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.82%) Unix
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) Android
6 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Web Development
2 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
2 10 (22.73%) MVC
3 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.18%) OO
5 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL
6 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (11.36%) Front End Development
7 5 (11.36%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.09%) Application Packaging
9 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.82%) Server Building
9 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.82%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 19 (43.18%) C#
4 18 (40.91%) T-SQL
5 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
6 12 (27.27%) PHP
7 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
8 8 (18.18%) VB
9 4 (9.09%) Java
9 4 (9.09%) Perl
9 4 (9.09%) Python
10 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
11 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) MCITP
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) CyberSource
2 10 (22.73%) PayPal
3 5 (11.36%) SAP
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Snow
6 2 (4.55%) Apple
6 2 (4.55%) Google
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) iManage
6 2 (4.55%) Interwoven
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle
6 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.27%) Capita