Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 275 294
Rank change year-on-year -76 +19 +40
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 17 93 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.70% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 1.21% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 80 48
North West median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.30% -6.67% +37.50%
10th Percentile £32,600 £26,750 £33,950
90th Percentile £61,250 £45,125 £50,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 6,965 7,681 6,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.25% 58.16% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5,873 6,575 5,243
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,700
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -46 7 £57,500 +49.35% 1
Cheshire -30 6 £32,500 -23.53%
Lancashire +8 4 £37,750 -5.63%
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (52.94%) SQL
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (35.29%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) ERP
5 4 (23.53%) EDI
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) Sophos
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (23.53%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) pfSense
5 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
5 4 (23.53%) IaaS
5 4 (23.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (17.65%) SAP

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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
2 4 (23.53%) IaaS
3 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) FTP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) SSH
3 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) DB2
4 1 (5.88%) DTS
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) ERP Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) ERP Support
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Software Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) EDI Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) EDI
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
6 1 (5.88%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) AWS Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) FreeRADIUS
1 4 (23.53%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) Netcool
2 1 (5.88%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Sophos
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Cognizant
5 1 (5.88%) CA
5 1 (5.88%) Capita
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) SYSPRO