Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 295 334
Rank change year-on-year +9 +39 -15
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 80 56 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 0.83% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69 60 25
North West median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,775 £27,050
90th Percentile £43,750 £51,250 £50,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 7177 6756 6753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.26% 55.50% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6002 5857 5776
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 £25,575 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 20 October 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 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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 +29 73 £38,500 -14.44% 6
Cheshire -25 6 £42,500 -
Lancashire -6 1 £40,000 +1.91%
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 58 (72.50%) SQL
2 48 (60.00%) HTML
3 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 46 (57.50%) IIS
4 44 (55.00%) PHP
5 43 (53.75%) T-SQL
5 43 (53.75%) CSS
6 40 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 40 (50.00%) Web Development
6 40 (50.00%) jQuery
7 39 (48.75%) JSON
7 39 (48.75%) Regular Expression
7 39 (48.75%) PayPal
7 39 (48.75%) SMTP
7 39 (48.75%) FTP
7 39 (48.75%) FileZilla
8 36 (45.00%) Finance
9 34 (42.50%) Front End Development
9 34 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (40.00%) Manufacturing
11 30 (37.50%) Programme Management
11 30 (37.50%) Electronics
11 30 (37.50%) Telecoms
11 30 (37.50%) SAP
11 30 (37.50%) Marketing
11 30 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
12 27 (33.75%) VB
13 26 (32.50%) Windows
14 25 (31.25%) PowerShell
15 24 (30.00%) SEO

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 46 (57.50%) IIS
2 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.75%) IBM Notes
2 7 (8.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.75%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.75%) CMS
4 2 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 39 (48.75%) FileZilla
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.75%) Sage Pay
2 10 (12.50%) Office 365
3 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.75%) SaaS
6 1 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (48.75%) FTP
1 39 (48.75%) SMTP
2 8 (10.00%) DHCP
2 8 (10.00%) DNS
3 7 (8.75%) Skype
4 4 (5.00%) LAN
5 3 (3.75%) Firewall
5 3 (3.75%) WAN
6 1 (1.25%) Internet
6 1 (1.25%) Intranet
6 1 (1.25%) NAS
6 1 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.00%) QlikView
5 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.50%) Power BI
6 2 (2.50%) PowerPivot
6 2 (2.50%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.50%) Maven
2 2 (2.50%) Subversion
2 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.25%) Ant
3 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.25%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) JMeter
3 1 (1.25%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) Selenium
3 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.25%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.25%) TestNG
3 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (45.00%) Finance
2 32 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 30 (37.50%) Electronics
3 30 (37.50%) Marketing
3 30 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.25%) Legal
5 3 (3.75%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.25%) Automotive
6 1 (1.25%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (56.25%) Developer
2 40 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 35 (43.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 35 (43.75%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 34 (42.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Analyst
6 10 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) IT Support
7 7 (8.75%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
9 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.00%) IT Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.75%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (60.00%) HTML
2 43 (53.75%) CSS
3 40 (50.00%) jQuery
4 39 (48.75%) JSON
4 39 (48.75%) Regular Expression
5 15 (18.75%) Ajax
6 8 (10.00%) .NET
7 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (7.50%) Web Services
7 6 (7.50%) XML
8 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.50%) CSS3
9 2 (2.50%) EDI
9 2 (2.50%) HTML5
9 2 (2.50%) SOAP
10 1 (1.25%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.25%) Middleware
10 1 (1.25%) RESTful
10 1 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.75%) Clustering
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Fintech
4 2 (2.50%) Life Science
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Windows
2 19 (23.75%) Windows 7
3 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (1.25%) Linux
8 1 (1.25%) Unix
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 40 (50.00%) Web Development
2 34 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (42.50%) Front End Development
3 30 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
3 30 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 24 (30.00%) SEO
5 15 (18.75%) ITIL
6 8 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (8.75%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (7.50%) Application Packaging
9 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.25%) Document Management
9 5 (6.25%) Expense Management
9 5 (6.25%) Workflow
10 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.75%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.75%) V-Model
11 2 (2.50%) Data Analysis
11 2 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (72.50%) SQL
2 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 44 (55.00%) PHP
4 43 (53.75%) T-SQL
5 27 (33.75%) VB
6 25 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.50%) C#
8 4 (5.00%) Java
8 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.75%) Perl
9 3 (3.75%) XPath
10 1 (1.25%) Python
10 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) ISEB
3 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.75%) MCSA
4 3 (3.75%) MCT
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 23 (28.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.75%) vSphere
4 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) Docker
5 1 (1.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) SCCM
2 3 (3.75%) WSUS
3 2 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (48.75%) PayPal
2 30 (37.50%) SAP
3 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.75%) CyberSource
5 11 (13.75%) HP
6 8 (10.00%) VMware
7 7 (8.75%) Citrix
7 7 (8.75%) Lotus
8 5 (6.25%) Cisco
8 5 (6.25%) iManage
8 5 (6.25%) Interwoven
9 3 (3.75%) Dell
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle
11 1 (1.25%) Altiris
11 1 (1.25%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.25%) McAfee
11 1 (1.25%) Symantec
11 1 (1.25%) Wyse