The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 123 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 4 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.19% 0.94% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 2.00% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 5
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,300 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
VBScript
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
844 998 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.87% 46.66% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 728 919 711
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,650
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VBScript
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Birmingham region.

VBScript Salary Trend in Birmingham

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (77.78%) VB
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) AppSense
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) OCX
5 3 (33.33%) MSI
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Change Control
6 2 (22.22%) InstallShield
6 2 (22.22%) ARCserve
6 2 (22.22%) Symantec
6 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) Perl

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MSI
2 2 (22.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Packager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Web Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) OCX
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) XSL
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) VB
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) OCA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCEE
3 1 (11.11%) CCAA
3 1 (11.11%) CCIA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) ARCserve
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) AppDNA
3 1 (11.11%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) AppSense
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle