The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for WSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Script Host (WSH)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 462 479
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.013% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary - £32,500 £22,016
% change year-on-year - +47.61%  

WSH is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5996 7470 8026
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.87% 38.59% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5173 6666 6928
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing WSH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WSH in the South East

WSH
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSH in the South East.

Salary trend for WSH in the South East