The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 227 169
Rank change year-on-year +28 -58  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 33 12 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.19% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 0.45% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 53
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% +18.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.67%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2780 2639 2724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 53.90% 42.88% 47.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2428 2185 2453
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the West Midlands

VBScript
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for VBScript in the West Midlands

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the West Midlands

VBScript
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +34 22 £40,000 - 2
Worcestershire +2 3 £24,000 -7.69%
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 31 (62.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) PowerShell
3 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (44.00%) VMware
5 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
6 20 (40.00%) ITIL
7 19 (38.00%) MCSE
7 19 (38.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (38.00%) SCCM
7 19 (38.00%) Data Centre
8 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
9 16 (32.00%) Scala
9 16 (32.00%) Selenium
9 16 (32.00%) HP UFT
9 16 (32.00%) Java
10 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
10 15 (30.00%) Integration Testing
10 15 (30.00%) System Testing
11 14 (28.00%) Finance
11 14 (28.00%) MCSA
11 14 (28.00%) Linux
11 14 (28.00%) SDLC
11 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
12 13 (26.00%) VB
13 12 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
14 11 (22.00%) Windows Server
14 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
14 11 (22.00%) Windows 7

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Workfront
2 5 (10.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DHCP
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) Intranet
1 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.00%) LAN
1 1 (2.00%) SAN
1 1 (2.00%) VLAN
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
1 1 (2.00%) WAN
1 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) HP UFT
1 16 (32.00%) Selenium
2 5 (10.00%) InstallShield
2 5 (10.00%) MSI
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Test Automation Manager
2 8 (16.00%) Test Manager
3 7 (14.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Storage Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Deployment Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Packager
6 4 (8.00%) Software Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Software Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
1 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) jQuery
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (62.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
3 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) ITIL
2 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 15 (30.00%) System Testing
3 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 14 (28.00%) SDLC
5 12 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (16.00%) BDD
7 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (16.00%) Test Management
8 7 (14.00%) Matrix Management
8 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
8 7 (14.00%) Project Management
8 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
8 7 (14.00%) Test Strategy
9 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.00%) Service Management
9 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (32.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) Scala
3 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (26.00%) VB
5 8 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) MCSE
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (28.00%) MCSA
3 8 (16.00%) ISEB
3 8 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (14.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (12.00%) Degree
6 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (10.00%) MCP
7 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.00%) NCDA
8 2 (4.00%) NCIE
8 2 (4.00%) NCSA
9 1 (2.00%) HND
9 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (12.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (38.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (12.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (12.00%) WSUS
3 2 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) VMware
3 8 (16.00%) NetApp
4 6 (12.00%) LANDesk
4 6 (12.00%) Remedy
4 6 (12.00%) ServiceNow
5 5 (10.00%) AppSense
5 5 (10.00%) Citrix
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Juniper
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