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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 181 209 200
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 44 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.42% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 0.95% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
1986 2534 2524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.52% 43.82% 46.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 2019 2223
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +12 26 £48,250 +23.71% 3
Bracknell -6 10 £40,000 - 1
Slough +1 7 £36,250 -
Maidenhead - 2 £45,000 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 81 (69.83%) Windows
2 68 (58.62%) SQL
3 63 (54.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (51.72%) PowerShell
5 59 (50.86%) Microsoft
6 58 (50.00%) VB
7 54 (46.55%) VMware
8 52 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 51 (43.97%) Oracle
10 48 (41.38%) Windows 7
11 47 (40.52%) Active Directory
12 45 (38.79%) SCCM
12 45 (38.79%) Hyper-V
13 43 (37.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 32 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
15 30 (25.86%) Security Cleared
16 29 (25.00%) Citrix
16 29 (25.00%) SC Cleared
17 27 (23.28%) MSI
18 25 (21.55%) DNS
19 24 (20.69%) Windows XP
20 23 (19.83%) Finance
21 21 (18.10%) QuickTest Pro
21 21 (18.10%) HP Quality Center
22 19 (16.38%) XML
22 19 (16.38%) Manual Testing
23 18 (15.52%) Automation Testing
24 16 (13.79%) JavaScript
24 16 (13.79%) IIS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (13.79%) IIS
2 7 (6.03%) ArcGIS
2 7 (6.03%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (6.03%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.59%) WordPress
3 3 (2.59%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.72%) Apache
4 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.55%) DNS
2 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.45%) Firewall
4 3 (2.59%) VoIP
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.72%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.72%) VPN
6 1 (0.86%) SMS
6 1 (0.86%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.86%) RTCP
6 1 (0.86%) RTP
6 1 (0.86%) H.323
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (0.86%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.86%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) MySQL
3 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.72%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (23.28%) MSI
2 21 (18.10%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (11.21%) Selenium
4 12 (10.34%) Subversion
5 2 (1.72%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.72%) AnthillPro
5 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.72%) JBehave
5 2 (1.72%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (19.83%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Retail
3 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.72%) French Language
4 2 (1.72%) German Language
4 2 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (30.17%) Integration Engineer
2 27 (23.28%) Support Engineer
3 20 (17.24%) Analyst
3 20 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 18 (15.52%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (15.52%) Senior Test Analyst
5 12 (10.34%) Consultant
6 11 (9.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (9.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Automation Tester
7 9 (7.76%) Senior Automation Tester
7 9 (7.76%) Applications Support
7 9 (7.76%) Tester
7 9 (7.76%) Senior Tester
7 9 (7.76%) Applications Support Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Senior Test Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (4.31%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.38%) XML
2 15 (12.93%) HTML
2 15 (12.93%) .NET
3 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.90%) CSS
5 6 (5.17%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.31%) J2EE
6 5 (4.31%) Ajax
7 4 (3.45%) Web Services
8 3 (2.59%) Flash
8 3 (2.59%) WSH
8 3 (2.59%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.59%) Classic ASP
8 3 (2.59%) Software Packaging
8 3 (2.59%) Apache Flex
8 3 (2.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (1.72%) FreeMarker
9 2 (1.72%) Taglibs
9 2 (1.72%) RESTful
9 2 (1.72%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) PKI
2 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.31%) Open Source
3 5 (4.31%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.45%) Clustering
4 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.72%) Blog
7 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (69.83%) Windows
2 63 (54.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (41.38%) Windows 7
5 32 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (20.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.72%) VMS
7 2 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.38%) Manual Testing
2 18 (15.52%) Automation Testing
3 12 (10.34%) Test Automation
4 9 (7.76%) Integration Testing
4 9 (7.76%) Workflow
5 8 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 8 (6.90%) System Testing
6 6 (5.17%) WFM
7 5 (4.31%) Project Management
8 4 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.45%) MVC
9 3 (2.59%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.59%) E-Commerce
10 2 (1.72%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.72%) DRM
10 2 (1.72%) ITIL
10 2 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.72%) Scrum
10 2 (1.72%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (58.62%) SQL
2 60 (51.72%) PowerShell
3 58 (50.00%) VB
4 16 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.62%) C#
6 7 (6.03%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.17%) PHP
8 5 (4.31%) Java
9 4 (3.45%) C
10 2 (1.72%) Python
10 2 (1.72%) XQuery
10 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.72%) Ruby
10 2 (1.72%) XPath
10 2 (1.72%) Groovy
11 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 29 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.93%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.31%) CCNA
4 5 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.45%) CISSP
5 4 (3.45%) Degree
6 2 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.72%) MCITP
6 2 (1.72%) MCP
6 2 (1.72%) MCSE
6 2 (1.72%) MCSA
6 2 (1.72%) CCNP
7 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (40.52%) Active Directory
3 45 (38.79%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.03%) XenApp
5 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.45%) vSphere
7 3 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 45 (38.79%) SCCM
2 43 (37.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 21 (18.10%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (7.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (4.31%) EdgeSight
6 4 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.59%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.72%) Puppet
8 2 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.72%) ARCserve
8 2 (1.72%) AppManager
9 1 (0.86%) WMI
9 1 (0.86%) SCOM
9 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 59 (50.86%) Microsoft
2 54 (46.55%) VMware
3 51 (43.97%) Oracle
4 29 (25.00%) Citrix
5 11 (9.48%) HP
6 10 (8.62%) IBM
7 7 (6.03%) ESRI
7 7 (6.03%) Lumension
8 5 (4.31%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 5 (4.31%) Fujitsu
8 5 (4.31%) AppSense
9 4 (3.45%) Symantec
9 4 (3.45%) McAfee
9 4 (3.45%) CA
10 3 (2.59%) Cisco
11 2 (1.72%) Borland
11 2 (1.72%) NetIQ
12 1 (0.86%) Empirix
12 1 (0.86%) Mitel
12 1 (0.86%) Capita
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