The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 144 172 192
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 73 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.38% 1.93% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 59 33 40
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2162 2176 2906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.52% 39.24% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 1942 2552
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBScript
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +18 32 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Wokingham - 15 £30,000 - 3
Bracknell +3 10 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Slough +3 3 - - 2
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 61 (55.96%) Windows
2 59 (54.13%) SQL
2 59 (54.13%) VB
3 40 (36.70%) PowerShell
4 39 (35.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (33.03%) Finance
6 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
7 33 (30.28%) QuickTest Pro
7 33 (30.28%) HP Quality Center
8 30 (27.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (27.52%) Oracle
9 29 (26.61%) XML
9 29 (26.61%) Active Directory
9 29 (26.61%) VMware
9 29 (26.61%) Manual Testing
10 28 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (25.69%) Windows 7
11 27 (24.77%) DNS
12 26 (23.85%) Citrix
12 26 (23.85%) Hyper-V
13 25 (22.94%) SCCM
14 24 (22.02%) Automation Testing
14 24 (22.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 23 (21.10%) .NET
16 22 (20.18%) JavaScript
16 22 (20.18%) IIS
16 22 (20.18%) Windows XP
16 22 (20.18%) Test Automation
17 21 (19.27%) HTML
17 21 (19.27%) SQL Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (20.18%) IIS
2 6 (5.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.50%) Apache
3 5 (4.59%) CMS
4 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.92%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.77%) DNS
2 13 (11.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.50%) Firewall
4 4 (3.67%) Internet
5 3 (2.75%) VPN
5 3 (2.75%) SAN
6 2 (1.83%) DHCP
7 1 (0.92%) SSL
7 1 (0.92%) Wireless
7 1 (0.92%) IPsec
7 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.92%) MySQL
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (30.28%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (17.43%) MSI
3 9 (8.26%) Subversion
4 7 (6.42%) Selenium
5 4 (3.67%) NUnit
5 4 (3.67%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (33.03%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.75%) Retail
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) French Language
3 1 (0.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (34.86%) Analyst
2 35 (32.11%) Test Analyst
3 23 (21.10%) Senior Analyst
3 23 (21.10%) Senior Test Analyst
4 18 (16.51%) Integration Engineer
5 16 (14.68%) Support Engineer
6 15 (13.76%) Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Consultant
8 10 (9.17%) Tester
9 9 (8.26%) .NET Developer
10 8 (7.34%) Test Engineer
11 7 (6.42%) Applications Support
11 7 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (6.42%) Security Researcher
12 6 (5.50%) Automation Tester
12 6 (5.50%) Web Developer
12 6 (5.50%) Senior Test Engineer
13 5 (4.59%) Applications Support Engineer
13 5 (4.59%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.61%) XML
2 23 (21.10%) .NET
3 21 (19.27%) HTML
4 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET
5 8 (7.34%) Ajax
5 8 (7.34%) CSS
6 7 (6.42%) WinForms
7 4 (3.67%) WCF
8 3 (2.75%) ADO
8 3 (2.75%) ADO.NET
8 3 (2.75%) Classic ASP
8 3 (2.75%) Web Services
8 3 (2.75%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.92%) DCOM
9 1 (0.92%) J2EE
9 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.59%) Blog
3 3 (2.75%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.75%) Clustering
3 3 (2.75%) iPad
4 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.83%) Replication
4 2 (1.83%) GIS
4 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 61 (55.96%) Windows
2 39 (35.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (27.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (25.69%) Windows 7
5 22 (20.18%) Windows XP
6 19 (17.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Manual Testing
2 24 (22.02%) Automation Testing
3 22 (20.18%) Test Automation
4 19 (17.43%) Integration Testing
4 19 (17.43%) System Testing
5 14 (12.84%) Automated Testing
6 11 (10.09%) Test Scripting
7 7 (6.42%) Workflow
7 7 (6.42%) Scrum
7 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.59%) Web Development
9 4 (3.67%) Software Testing
9 4 (3.67%) Agile Testing
9 4 (3.67%) CRM
10 3 (2.75%) ITIL
10 3 (2.75%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.75%) WFM
11 2 (1.83%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.83%) Test Management
11 2 (1.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (54.13%) SQL
1 59 (54.13%) VB
2 40 (36.70%) PowerShell
3 22 (20.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.01%) C#
5 7 (6.42%) C
5 7 (6.42%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.59%) PHP
7 4 (3.67%) Perl
8 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.75%) VB6
9 2 (1.83%) Java
10 1 (0.92%) C++
10 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
1 11 (10.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.26%) Degree
3 7 (6.42%) CISSP
4 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.67%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.67%) ISEB
6 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.83%) MCP
6 2 (1.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (26.61%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (23.85%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.67%) XenApp
4 4 (3.67%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (1.83%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (30.28%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (22.94%) SCCM
3 24 (22.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (4.59%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.75%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.83%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.92%) OpenView
7 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.92%) MOM
7 1 (0.92%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
2 30 (27.52%) Oracle
3 29 (26.61%) VMware
4 26 (23.85%) Citrix
5 4 (3.67%) AppSense
6 3 (2.75%) IBM
6 3 (2.75%) HP
6 3 (2.75%) Symantec
6 3 (2.75%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 3 (2.75%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.83%) Dell
7 2 (1.83%) EMC
8 1 (0.92%) Veritas
8 1 (0.92%) Apple
8 1 (0.92%) Wyse
8 1 (0.92%) Websense
8 1 (0.92%) Lumension
8 1 (0.92%) Acronis
8 1 (0.92%) Meridio
8 1 (0.92%) Capita
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ClickSoftware Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Further Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wokingham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Further Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Base+Bonus+Further Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 21 days ago