Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 315 325 319
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 24 44 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 47
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -9.41% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £53,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%

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 5,569 7,205 7,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.42% 56.84% 57.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4,674 5,954 6,101
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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
Cheshire +31 13 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Merseyside - 6 £32,500 - 1
Manchester -21 5 £42,500 +17.24% 6
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 13 (54.17%) VMware
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) Windows
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) SCCM
6 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (29.17%) EMC
7 7 (29.17%) SAN
7 7 (29.17%) Middleware
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (29.17%) DevOps
8 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (25.00%) Skype
8 6 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (25.00%) FortiGate
8 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
8 6 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
8 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (25.00%) vCenter Server
8 6 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (25.00%) Storage Management
8 6 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (25.00%) SCOM
8 6 (25.00%) iSCSI

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 6 (25.00%) IIS
1 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 6 (25.00%) MPLS
2 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (25.00%) Skype
2 6 (25.00%) VLAN
3 4 (16.67%) HTTP
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.33%) MSI
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) IT Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Network Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) DBA
4 5 (20.83%) SQL DBA
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Packager
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Server Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
2 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 4 (16.67%) JMS
2 4 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
1 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) DevOps
1 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (25.00%) Storage Management
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
3 4 (16.67%) Server Management
3 4 (16.67%) SOA
3 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (12.50%) Data Strategy
4 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (12.50%) Process Management
4 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) VB
4 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) MCP
1 3 (12.50%) MCSE
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCTS
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (25.00%) SCOM
2 6 (25.00%) vCenter Server
3 3 (12.50%) BladeLogic
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) EMC
4 6 (25.00%) Avaya
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Dell
4 6 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
4 6 (25.00%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) Nortel
4 6 (25.00%) Veeam
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 4 (16.67%) TIBCO
6 3 (12.50%) Green Hat
7 2 (8.33%) BMC
7 2 (8.33%) RedGate
8 1 (4.17%) CA Agile Central