The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 22 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.17% 4.85% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 9.80% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +20.15%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
VBScript
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 51 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 29.35% 49.51% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 50
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £37,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

VBScript
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Basildon region.

VBScript Salary Trend in Basildon

VBScript
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET