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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 148 166 189
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +23
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 77 62 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 1.10% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 2.66% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 59 47 31
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
2157 2333 2722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.44% 41.55% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 2032 2409
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 £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +9 34 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Wokingham - 16 £30,000 -
Bracknell -2 14 £35,000 -28.20% 1
Slough -5 5 - - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 70 (56.45%) Windows
2 63 (50.81%) VB
3 62 (50.00%) SQL
4 54 (43.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (42.74%) PowerShell
6 46 (37.10%) QuickTest Pro
6 46 (37.10%) Finance
7 45 (36.29%) HP Quality Center
8 41 (33.06%) Microsoft
8 41 (33.06%) Manual Testing
9 40 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (32.26%) Oracle
10 39 (31.45%) Windows 7
11 36 (29.03%) Automation Testing
12 34 (27.42%) VMware
12 34 (27.42%) XML
12 34 (27.42%) Active Directory
12 34 (27.42%) Citrix
12 34 (27.42%) Hyper-V
13 33 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 32 (25.81%) SCCM
15 31 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 25 (20.16%) Windows XP
16 25 (20.16%) Test Automation
16 25 (20.16%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (19.35%) System Testing
17 24 (19.35%) Integration Testing
18 23 (18.55%) DNS
19 22 (17.74%) MSI
20 21 (16.94%) IIS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (16.94%) IIS
2 6 (4.84%) Apache
3 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.42%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.55%) DNS
2 6 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.42%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) IPsec
4 1 (0.81%) Network Security
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 46 (37.10%) QuickTest Pro
2 22 (17.74%) MSI
3 14 (11.29%) Subversion
4 10 (8.06%) Selenium
General
1 46 (37.10%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Retail
2 8 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.61%) French Language
3 2 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (37.10%) Analyst
2 44 (35.48%) Test Analyst
3 35 (28.23%) Senior Analyst
3 35 (28.23%) Senior Test Analyst
4 25 (20.16%) Integration Engineer
5 20 (16.13%) Support Engineer
6 17 (13.71%) Tester
7 16 (12.90%) Consultant
8 13 (10.48%) Automation Tester
9 12 (9.68%) Senior Automation Tester
9 12 (9.68%) Applications Support
9 12 (9.68%) Senior Tester
9 12 (9.68%) Test Engineer
10 11 (8.87%) Senior Test Engineer
11 10 (8.06%) Applications Support Engineer
12 7 (5.65%) Citrix Consultant
12 7 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (5.65%) Developer
12 7 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 6 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.42%) XML
2 13 (10.48%) HTML
2 13 (10.48%) .NET
3 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.84%) CSS
5 2 (1.61%) J2EE
5 2 (1.61%) WinForms
5 2 (1.61%) Ajax
6 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.81%) WCF
6 1 (0.81%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.81%) ADO
6 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.81%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.81%) Web Services
6 1 (0.81%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.23%) Clustering
4 3 (2.42%) PKI
4 3 (2.42%) Blog
4 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.61%) GIS
5 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.61%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (56.45%) Windows
2 54 (43.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (31.45%) Windows 7
5 25 (20.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (20.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Manual Testing
2 36 (29.03%) Automation Testing
3 25 (20.16%) Test Automation
4 24 (19.35%) System Testing
4 24 (19.35%) Integration Testing
5 12 (9.68%) Automated Testing
6 11 (8.87%) Workflow
7 8 (6.45%) Test Scripting
8 7 (5.65%) Scrum
8 7 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.03%) WFM
10 3 (2.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.42%) Change Control
11 2 (1.61%) IT Asset Management
11 2 (1.61%) Black-Box Testing
11 2 (1.61%) Test Management
11 2 (1.61%) Document Management
11 2 (1.61%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.61%) ITIL
11 2 (1.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (50.81%) VB
2 62 (50.00%) SQL
3 53 (42.74%) PowerShell
4 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.84%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.03%) PHP
6 5 (4.03%) C
7 4 (3.23%) C#
8 2 (1.61%) VB6
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) C++
9 1 (0.81%) Java
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (16.94%) SC Cleared
1 21 (16.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.03%) CISSP
4 4 (3.23%) Degree
5 3 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.42%) MCP
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (27.42%) Active Directory
1 34 (27.42%) Hyper-V
2 33 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.87%) XenApp
4 9 (7.26%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.42%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 45 (36.29%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (25.81%) SCCM
3 31 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.42%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.81%) OpenView
7 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.81%) MOM
7 1 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 41 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 40 (32.26%) Oracle
3 34 (27.42%) Citrix
3 34 (27.42%) VMware
4 8 (6.45%) AppSense
4 8 (6.45%) Fujitsu
5 5 (4.03%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 4 (3.23%) Lumension
6 4 (3.23%) Symantec
6 4 (3.23%) IBM
7 3 (2.42%) ESRI
8 1 (0.81%) Veritas
8 1 (0.81%) Meridio
8 1 (0.81%) Capita
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago