Period
to 20 November 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 November 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 309 333
Rank change year-on-year +2 +24 -4
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 67 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.46% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.81% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 57 23
North West median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,700 £26,900
90th Percentile £43,750 £51,250 £59,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.26% +12.43% +5.63%

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 7394 6903 6633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.80% 56.15% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6177 5990 5702
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 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £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 November 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 November 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 +8 55 £38,500 -14.44% 1
Cheshire -32 11 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Lancashire -1 1 £40,000 +3.23%
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 52 (77.61%) SQL
2 42 (62.69%) HTML
3 40 (59.70%) JavaScript
4 36 (53.73%) T-SQL
4 36 (53.73%) CSS
5 33 (49.25%) PHP
5 33 (49.25%) IIS
6 30 (44.78%) Web Development
6 30 (44.78%) jQuery
7 29 (43.28%) E-Commerce
8 28 (41.79%) SMTP
8 28 (41.79%) FTP
8 28 (41.79%) JSON
8 28 (41.79%) Regular Expression
8 28 (41.79%) PayPal
8 28 (41.79%) FileZilla
9 25 (37.31%) Finance
10 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (35.82%) Windows
11 23 (34.33%) Front End Development
12 21 (31.34%) Manufacturing
13 19 (28.36%) Electronics
13 19 (28.36%) Telecoms
13 19 (28.36%) Programme Management
13 19 (28.36%) SAP
13 19 (28.36%) Marketing
13 19 (28.36%) Digital Marketing
14 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
15 17 (25.37%) VB
16 16 (23.88%) Ajax

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 33 (49.25%) IIS
2 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.97%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.97%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 28 (41.79%) FileZilla
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) Sage Pay
2 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.97%) Office 365
5 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.79%) FTP
1 28 (41.79%) SMTP
2 6 (8.96%) DNS
3 5 (7.46%) DHCP
4 4 (5.97%) Skype
5 2 (2.99%) Intranet
6 1 (1.49%) Internet
6 1 (1.49%) NAS
6 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) QlikView
5 3 (4.48%) DTS
6 2 (2.99%) Power BI
6 2 (2.99%) PowerPivot
6 2 (2.99%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) Maven
2 2 (2.99%) Subversion
2 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) Ant
3 1 (1.49%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) JMeter
3 1 (1.49%) JUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.49%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.49%) TestNG
3 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Manufacturing
3 19 (28.36%) Electronics
3 19 (28.36%) Marketing
3 19 (28.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Automotive
6 1 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) Web Developer
3 24 (35.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (35.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 23 (34.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) SQL Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) T-SQL Developer
8 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) IT Support
8 4 (5.97%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (62.69%) HTML
2 36 (53.73%) CSS
3 30 (44.78%) jQuery
4 28 (41.79%) JSON
4 28 (41.79%) Regular Expression
5 16 (23.88%) Ajax
6 13 (19.40%) .NET
7 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET
8 9 (13.43%) Web Services
9 7 (10.45%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.45%) XML
10 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.97%) Entity Framework
11 3 (4.48%) EDI
12 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.99%) CSS3
12 2 (2.99%) HTML5
12 2 (2.99%) SOAP
13 1 (1.49%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Fintech
3 2 (2.99%) Life Science
4 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.82%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Windows 7
2 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.48%) Linux
7 2 (2.99%) Android
7 2 (2.99%) Unix
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Web Development
2 29 (43.28%) E-Commerce
3 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (34.33%) Front End Development
5 19 (28.36%) Digital Marketing
5 19 (28.36%) Programme Management
6 13 (19.40%) SEO
7 9 (13.43%) ITIL
8 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
9 7 (10.45%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.46%) Application Packaging
11 5 (7.46%) MVC
11 5 (7.46%) OO
12 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
13 3 (4.48%) CRM
13 3 (4.48%) ERP
13 3 (4.48%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.48%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 52 (77.61%) SQL
2 40 (59.70%) JavaScript
3 36 (53.73%) T-SQL
4 33 (49.25%) PHP
5 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
6 17 (25.37%) VB
7 11 (16.42%) C#
8 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
9 5 (7.46%) Perl
10 4 (5.97%) Java
11 3 (4.48%) Python
11 3 (4.48%) XPath
12 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) ISEB
2 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Docker
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) PayPal
2 19 (28.36%) SAP
3 15 (22.39%) CyberSource
4 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.45%) HP
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco
6 5 (7.46%) VMware
7 4 (5.97%) Citrix
7 4 (5.97%) Lotus
8 2 (2.99%) iManage
8 2 (2.99%) Interwoven
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle
8 2 (2.99%) Snow
9 1 (1.49%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.49%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) McAfee
9 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.49%) Symantec