The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 86 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.76% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £25,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.06% +13.23%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
VBScript
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
429 525 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.41% 44.76% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 398 476 434
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VBScript
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -14 2 £25,000 -32.43%
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Northgate
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Northgate
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee