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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 209 231
Rank change year-on-year -6 +22  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 56 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.83% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 0.84% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 47 20 11
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £36,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.67%  

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 3968 2975 3323
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.74% 53.69% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3399 2571 2823
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,486 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +13 49 £38,500 -14.44% 6
Cheshire - 6 £35,500 -
Lancashire -3 1 £40,000 +3.89%
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 46 (57.50%) SQL
2 40 (50.00%) Windows
3 38 (47.50%) VB
4 37 (46.25%) PowerShell
5 36 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 35 (43.75%) IIS
7 32 (40.00%) HTML
8 30 (37.50%) Finance
9 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
10 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
11 26 (32.50%) T-SQL
11 26 (32.50%) ITIL
11 26 (32.50%) Windows Server
12 25 (31.25%) Web Development
12 25 (31.25%) PHP
12 25 (31.25%) Manufacturing
13 24 (30.00%) CSS
13 24 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (30.00%) E-Commerce
14 23 (28.75%) Marketing
14 23 (28.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 23 (28.75%) JSON
14 23 (28.75%) Digital Marketing
14 23 (28.75%) jQuery
14 23 (28.75%) FileZilla
14 23 (28.75%) PayPal
14 23 (28.75%) Front End Development
14 23 (28.75%) Regular Expression
14 23 (28.75%) SMTP
14 23 (28.75%) FTP

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 35 (43.75%) IIS
2 11 (13.75%) IBM Notes
2 11 (13.75%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.00%) CMS
3 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (28.75%) FileZilla
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (28.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.50%) Infor CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.25%) Office 365
2 15 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.75%) FTP
1 23 (28.75%) SMTP
2 16 (20.00%) DHCP
2 16 (20.00%) DNS
3 11 (13.75%) LAN
3 11 (13.75%) Skype
4 10 (12.50%) Firewall
4 10 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (2.50%) DMZ
5 2 (2.50%) NAS
5 2 (2.50%) SAN
6 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.50%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.50%) QlikView
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.75%) HP UFT
1 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.75%) Maven
1 3 (3.75%) Selenium
1 3 (3.75%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.25%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.25%) MSI
2 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.25%) TestComplete
2 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (37.50%) Finance
2 25 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 23 (28.75%) Electronics
3 23 (28.75%) Marketing
3 23 (28.75%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.25%) Legal
5 3 (3.75%) Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.75%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Developer
2 24 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 24 (30.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 24 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 23 (28.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (23.75%) Analyst
5 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) IT Analyst
7 11 (13.75%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 10 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
8 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (12.50%) IT Support
8 10 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) HTML
2 24 (30.00%) CSS
3 23 (28.75%) jQuery
3 23 (28.75%) JSON
3 23 (28.75%) Regular Expression
4 12 (15.00%) .NET
5 6 (7.50%) XML
6 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.75%) Web Services
7 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.50%) DHTML
7 2 (2.50%) EDI
8 1 (1.25%) Ajax
8 1 (1.25%) HTML5
8 1 (1.25%) SOAP
8 1 (1.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Clustering
2 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.50%) iPad
4 2 (2.50%) Life Science
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.00%) Windows
2 26 (32.50%) Windows Server
3 19 (23.75%) Windows 7
3 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.75%) Windows 10
6 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.00%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.75%) Unix
9 2 (2.50%) AIX
9 2 (2.50%) Android
9 2 (2.50%) Linux
9 2 (2.50%) Solaris
9 2 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) ITIL
2 25 (31.25%) Web Development
3 24 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 23 (28.75%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (28.75%) Front End Development
4 23 (28.75%) Programme Management
4 23 (28.75%) SEO
5 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.00%) CRM
7 4 (5.00%) Document Management
7 4 (5.00%) Expense Management
7 4 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.00%) Workflow
8 3 (3.75%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (3.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) SQL
2 38 (47.50%) VB
3 37 (46.25%) PowerShell
4 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
5 26 (32.50%) T-SQL
6 25 (31.25%) PHP
7 6 (7.50%) Java
7 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.00%) Perl
9 3 (3.75%) C#
9 3 (3.75%) Ruby
9 3 (3.75%) XPath
10 2 (2.50%) J#
11 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
1 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) Degree
3 5 (6.25%) ISEB
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.00%) MCSA
4 4 (5.00%) MCT
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.25%) MCP
5 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) HL7
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 36 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.25%) Hyper-V
4 11 (13.75%) vSphere
5 3 (3.75%) Docker
5 3 (3.75%) KVM
6 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (20.00%) SCCM
2 10 (12.50%) WSUS
3 3 (3.75%) Netcool
3 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.25%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 23 (28.75%) HP
2 23 (28.75%) PayPal
2 23 (28.75%) SAP
3 16 (20.00%) VMware
4 13 (16.25%) Citrix
5 11 (13.75%) Dell
5 11 (13.75%) Lotus
6 4 (5.00%) iManage
6 4 (5.00%) Interwoven
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle
7 3 (3.75%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.50%) McAfee
8 2 (2.50%) Sage
8 2 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (1.25%) Altiris
9 1 (1.25%) BMC
9 1 (1.25%) Wyse
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