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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 189 195 196
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 32 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.48% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 1.07% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 14
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
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
1989 2427 2487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.32% 44.70% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 1956 2202
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
Reading +6 22 £50,750 +31.81% 4
Bracknell -14 6 £40,000 -
Slough -3 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 62 (68.13%) Windows
2 47 (51.65%) SQL
2 47 (51.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (49.45%) Microsoft
4 42 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 41 (45.05%) VB
5 41 (45.05%) VMware
6 40 (43.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (41.76%) Windows 7
9 36 (39.56%) Oracle
9 36 (39.56%) Active Directory
10 35 (38.46%) Security Cleared
11 32 (35.16%) Hyper-V
12 31 (34.07%) SC Cleared
12 31 (34.07%) SCCM
13 30 (32.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 19 (20.88%) Finance
15 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (18.68%) MSI
17 16 (17.58%) HP Quality Center
18 15 (16.48%) QuickTest Pro
19 14 (15.38%) Citrix
19 14 (15.38%) .NET
19 14 (15.38%) XML
19 14 (15.38%) Manual Testing
19 14 (15.38%) DV Cleared
19 14 (15.38%) Automation Testing
20 13 (14.29%) IIS
20 13 (14.29%) JavaScript

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 13 (14.29%) IIS
2 7 (7.69%) ArcGIS
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.30%) WordPress
3 3 (3.30%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.20%) Apache
4 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) DNS
2 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.30%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) VoIP
4 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.20%) VPN
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.10%) GGSN
5 1 (1.10%) WAN
5 1 (1.10%) LAN
5 1 (1.10%) SMS
5 1 (1.10%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.10%) RTCP
5 1 (1.10%) RTP
5 1 (1.10%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) MySQL
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) MSI
2 15 (16.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (12.09%) Selenium
4 9 (9.89%) Subversion
5 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.20%) StarTeam
6 2 (2.20%) AnthillPro
6 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.20%) JBehave
6 2 (2.20%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
3 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) French Language
5 1 (1.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
2 19 (20.88%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.48%) Analyst
3 15 (16.48%) Test Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Developer
6 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Tester
7 7 (7.69%) Tester
8 6 (6.59%) Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.59%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) .NET
1 14 (15.38%) XML
2 11 (12.09%) HTML
2 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET
3 9 (9.89%) CSS
4 7 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.49%) Software Packaging
5 5 (5.49%) WSH
5 5 (5.49%) Ajax
6 4 (4.40%) Web Services
6 4 (4.40%) J2EE
6 4 (4.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (3.30%) Flash
7 3 (3.30%) Apache Flex
7 3 (3.30%) Application Packaging
7 3 (3.30%) Classic ASP
7 3 (3.30%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.20%) Spring
8 2 (2.20%) DHTML
8 2 (2.20%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) PKI
2 7 (7.69%) Open Source
3 4 (4.40%) Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.10%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.13%) Windows
2 47 (51.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (43.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (41.76%) Windows 7
5 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (13.19%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.20%) VMS
7 2 (2.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) Manual Testing
1 14 (15.38%) Automation Testing
2 10 (10.99%) Test Automation
3 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
3 6 (6.59%) Workflow
4 5 (5.49%) Project Management
4 5 (5.49%) System Testing
4 5 (5.49%) MVC
4 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
5 4 (4.40%) Automated Testing
5 4 (4.40%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.40%) WFM
6 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.30%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.20%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.20%) DRM
7 2 (2.20%) ITIL
7 2 (2.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.20%) Scrum
7 2 (2.20%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) SQL
2 42 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 41 (45.05%) VB
4 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.09%) C#
6 8 (8.79%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.59%) PHP
8 5 (5.49%) Java
9 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.20%) Python
9 2 (2.20%) XQuery
9 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.20%) Ruby
9 2 (2.20%) XPath
9 2 (2.20%) Groovy
10 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 31 (34.07%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 7 (7.69%) CCNA
4 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.20%) MCITP
5 2 (2.20%) MCP
5 2 (2.20%) MCSE
5 2 (2.20%) MCSA
5 2 (2.20%) CCNP
5 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.20%) Degree
6 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (39.56%) Active Directory
3 32 (35.16%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.69%) XenApp
5 5 (5.49%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.40%) vSphere
7 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (34.07%) SCCM
2 30 (32.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 16 (17.58%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (12.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (5.49%) EdgeSight
6 4 (4.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.30%) HP SIM
8 2 (2.20%) Puppet
8 2 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (2.20%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.20%) SCOM
8 2 (2.20%) ARCserve
8 2 (2.20%) AppManager
9 1 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (49.45%) Microsoft
2 41 (45.05%) VMware
3 36 (39.56%) Oracle
4 14 (15.38%) Citrix
5 13 (14.29%) HP
6 10 (10.99%) IBM
7 7 (7.69%) ESRI
7 7 (7.69%) Lumension
8 5 (5.49%) AppSense
8 5 (5.49%) Fujitsu
9 4 (4.40%) Symantec
9 4 (4.40%) McAfee
9 4 (4.40%) CA
10 3 (3.30%) Cisco
10 3 (3.30%) ClickSoftware Technologies
11 2 (2.20%) Borland
11 2 (2.20%) NetIQ
12 1 (1.10%) Empirix
12 1 (1.10%) Panasonic
12 1 (1.10%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago