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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 152 169 178
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 75 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.26% 0.96% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 2.40% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 57 45 30
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2192 2204 2766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.83% 40.12% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 1952 2433
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +5 30 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Wokingham - 16 £30,000 -
Bracknell +4 15 £35,000 -28.20%
Slough +2 5 - - 2
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 74 (59.20%) Windows
2 68 (54.40%) SQL
3 66 (52.80%) VB
4 52 (41.60%) PowerShell
4 52 (41.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (35.20%) Finance
6 41 (32.80%) Microsoft
6 41 (32.80%) QuickTest Pro
7 40 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
8 39 (31.20%) Oracle
9 38 (30.40%) Windows 7
10 37 (29.60%) Manual Testing
11 34 (27.20%) XML
12 33 (26.40%) Citrix
12 33 (26.40%) Active Directory
12 33 (26.40%) VMware
13 32 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
13 32 (25.60%) Hyper-V
13 32 (25.60%) Automation Testing
14 31 (24.80%) SCCM
15 30 (24.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 25 (20.00%) Windows XP
16 25 (20.00%) IIS
17 24 (19.20%) DNS
17 24 (19.20%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (18.40%) Integration Testing
18 23 (18.40%) System Testing
19 22 (17.60%) MSI
19 22 (17.60%) SQL Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (20.00%) IIS
2 6 (4.80%) Apache
3 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.60%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 22 (17.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.20%) DNS
2 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.40%) Firewall
4 2 (1.60%) SAN
5 1 (0.80%) VPN
5 1 (0.80%) IPsec
5 1 (0.80%) Network Security
5 1 (0.80%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.80%) MySQL
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (32.80%) QuickTest Pro
2 22 (17.60%) MSI
3 12 (9.60%) Subversion
4 7 (5.60%) Selenium
General
1 44 (35.20%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Retail
2 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.60%) French Language
3 2 (1.60%) German Language
4 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (33.60%) Analyst
2 39 (31.20%) Test Analyst
3 31 (24.80%) Senior Analyst
3 31 (24.80%) Senior Test Analyst
4 24 (19.20%) Integration Engineer
5 19 (15.20%) Support Engineer
6 16 (12.80%) Consultant
7 14 (11.20%) Tester
7 14 (11.20%) Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Applications Support
8 11 (8.80%) Test Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Automation Tester
10 9 (7.20%) Applications Support Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) Senior Tester
10 9 (7.20%) Senior Automation Tester
11 8 (6.40%) .NET Developer
12 7 (5.60%) Citrix Consultant
12 7 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.20%) XML
2 20 (16.00%) .NET
3 16 (12.80%) HTML
4 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.40%) CSS
6 7 (5.60%) WinForms
7 4 (3.20%) Ajax
7 4 (3.20%) WCF
8 3 (2.40%) Silverlight
8 3 (2.40%) Web Services
8 3 (2.40%) ADO
8 3 (2.40%) ADO.NET
8 3 (2.40%) Classic ASP
9 2 (1.60%) J2EE
10 1 (0.80%) DCOM
10 1 (0.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.20%) Blog
4 3 (2.40%) Clustering
5 2 (1.60%) PKI
5 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.60%) GIS
6 1 (0.80%) Replication
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 74 (59.20%) Windows
2 52 (41.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (30.40%) Windows 7
5 25 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 24 (19.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.60%) Manual Testing
2 32 (25.60%) Automation Testing
3 23 (18.40%) System Testing
3 23 (18.40%) Integration Testing
4 21 (16.80%) Test Automation
5 11 (8.80%) Automated Testing
6 10 (8.00%) Workflow
7 7 (5.60%) Scrum
7 7 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.60%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.00%) Web Development
8 5 (4.00%) WFM
9 2 (1.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.60%) Asset Management
9 2 (1.60%) ITIL
9 2 (1.60%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.60%) Change Management
9 2 (1.60%) Document Management
9 2 (1.60%) Change Control
9 2 (1.60%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.40%) SQL
2 66 (52.80%) VB
3 52 (41.60%) PowerShell
4 16 (12.80%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.80%) C#
6 6 (4.80%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.80%) C
7 5 (4.00%) PHP
8 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.60%) VB6
10 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.80%) C++
10 1 (0.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (15.20%) SC Cleared
1 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.60%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.80%) CISSP
4 5 (4.00%) Degree
5 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.60%) MCP
7 1 (0.80%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (26.40%) Active Directory
2 32 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (25.60%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.00%) XenApp
4 9 (7.20%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.60%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 40 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (24.80%) SCCM
3 30 (24.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.60%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.80%) WMI
6 1 (0.80%) OpenView
6 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.80%) MOM
Vendors
1 41 (32.80%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.20%) Oracle
3 33 (26.40%) Citrix
3 33 (26.40%) VMware
4 8 (6.40%) AppSense
4 8 (6.40%) Fujitsu
5 5 (4.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 4 (3.20%) IBM
7 3 (2.40%) Lumension
7 3 (2.40%) Symantec
8 2 (1.60%) ESRI
9 1 (0.80%) Websense
9 1 (0.80%) Meridio
9 1 (0.80%) Capita
9 1 (0.80%) Veritas
9 1 (0.80%) HP
9 1 (0.80%) Dell
9 1 (0.80%) EMC
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