The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 177 178 193
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 57 51 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.96% 0.86% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 2.02% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 27
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VBScript
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2049 2525 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.67% 42.64% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 2139 2239
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Berkshire

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VBScript
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Reading +13 28 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Bracknell +5 13 £43,975 -18.18% 1
Slough -3 8 £32,500 -23.52%
Wokingham - 5 £30,000 -
Maidenhead -14 2 £45,000 -35.71% 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 75 (58.14%) Windows
2 66 (51.16%) SQL
3 63 (48.84%) VB
4 61 (47.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (46.51%) PowerShell
6 46 (35.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 44 (34.11%) Microsoft
8 42 (32.56%) Finance
8 42 (32.56%) Windows 7
9 41 (31.78%) QuickTest Pro
10 40 (31.01%) HP Quality Center
11 39 (30.23%) VMware
11 39 (30.23%) Oracle
12 38 (29.46%) Active Directory
13 36 (27.91%) Hyper-V
13 36 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (27.91%) SCCM
13 36 (27.91%) Manual Testing
14 34 (26.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 33 (25.58%) Citrix
16 31 (24.03%) Automation Testing
17 29 (22.48%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (22.48%) XML
18 25 (19.38%) Windows XP
18 25 (19.38%) DNS
19 24 (18.60%) MSI
19 24 (18.60%) SC Cleared
19 24 (18.60%) Security Cleared
20 23 (17.83%) Test Automation
20 23 (17.83%) IIS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 23 (17.83%) IIS
2 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.10%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (3.10%) ArcGIS
3 4 (3.10%) Apache
4 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.33%) WordPress
4 3 (2.33%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.78%) CMS
6 1 (0.78%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 15 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.38%) DNS
2 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.78%) SAN
4 1 (0.78%) IPsec
4 1 (0.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.10%) MySQL
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (31.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 24 (18.60%) MSI
3 16 (12.40%) Subversion
4 11 (8.53%) Selenium
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.55%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (32.56%) Finance
2 14 (10.85%) Retail
3 8 (6.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.55%) French Language
4 2 (1.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (31.01%) Analyst
1 40 (31.01%) Test Analyst
2 31 (24.03%) Senior Analyst
2 31 (24.03%) Senior Test Analyst
3 28 (21.71%) Integration Engineer
4 22 (17.05%) Support Engineer
5 17 (13.18%) Tester
6 16 (12.40%) Consultant
7 13 (10.08%) Automation Tester
8 12 (9.30%) Senior Automation Tester
8 12 (9.30%) Senior Tester
9 11 (8.53%) Test Engineer
9 11 (8.53%) Applications Support Engineer
9 11 (8.53%) Applications Support
10 10 (7.75%) Senior Test Engineer
11 9 (6.98%) Developer
12 8 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
13 7 (5.43%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.48%) XML
2 18 (13.95%) HTML
3 17 (13.18%) .NET
4 12 (9.30%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.53%) CSS
6 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.33%) Flash
7 3 (2.33%) Classic ASP
7 3 (2.33%) Apache Flex
7 3 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (1.55%) Ajax
8 2 (1.55%) Web Services
8 2 (1.55%) DHTML
8 2 (1.55%) J2EE
9 1 (0.78%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.88%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.10%) PKI
4 3 (2.33%) Clustering
4 3 (2.33%) Blog
4 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.55%) iPad
5 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 75 (58.14%) Windows
2 61 (47.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (35.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (32.56%) Windows 7
5 29 (22.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (19.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.91%) Manual Testing
2 31 (24.03%) Automation Testing
3 23 (17.83%) Test Automation
4 18 (13.95%) System Testing
4 18 (13.95%) Integration Testing
5 13 (10.08%) Workflow
6 12 (9.30%) Automated Testing
7 8 (6.20%) Test Scripting
8 5 (3.88%) WFM
9 4 (3.10%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.10%) Scrum
10 2 (1.55%) Change Control
10 2 (1.55%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (1.55%) IT Asset Management
10 2 (1.55%) Test Management
10 2 (1.55%) Change Management
10 2 (1.55%) MVC
10 2 (1.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.55%) Asset Management
10 2 (1.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (51.16%) SQL
2 63 (48.84%) VB
3 60 (46.51%) PowerShell
4 17 (13.18%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.98%) VB.NET
5 9 (6.98%) PHP
6 8 (6.20%) C#
7 5 (3.88%) C
8 2 (1.55%) Java
9 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) SC Cleared
1 24 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.53%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) CISSP
4 4 (3.10%) Degree
5 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.55%) MCP
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (29.46%) Active Directory
2 36 (27.91%) Hyper-V
2 36 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.53%) XenApp
4 9 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.55%) vSphere
6 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 40 (31.01%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (27.91%) SCCM
3 34 (26.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (3.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.33%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.55%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.78%) OpenView
7 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.78%) MOM
7 1 (0.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 44 (34.11%) Microsoft
2 39 (30.23%) VMware
2 39 (30.23%) Oracle
3 33 (25.58%) Citrix
4 8 (6.20%) Fujitsu
4 8 (6.20%) IBM
4 8 (6.20%) AppSense
5 5 (3.88%) Lumension
5 5 (3.88%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 4 (3.10%) ESRI
7 3 (2.33%) HP
7 3 (2.33%) Symantec
8 2 (1.55%) Borland
9 1 (0.78%) Veritas
9 1 (0.78%) Meridio
9 1 (0.78%) Capita
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Salary: From £30,400 to £32,500 per annum plus generous pension and holidays
Posted: 22 days ago