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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 111 111 111
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 14 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 0.85% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 4
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -31.70%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -4.00%
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
817 706 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.89% 39.40% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 723 625 624
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) VB
3 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) HTML
3 14 (70.00%) .NET
3 14 (70.00%) jQuery
4 13 (65.00%) JSF
4 13 (65.00%) CSS
4 13 (65.00%) Java
4 13 (65.00%) PHP
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.00%) MCP
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
8 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (15.00%) Clustering
8 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.00%) BGP
2 1 (5.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Law
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 12 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Junior
3 9 (45.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
1 14 (70.00%) jQuery
2 13 (65.00%) JSF
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) DHTML
4 1 (5.00%) WF
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) OOP
2 1 (5.00%) OO
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) VB
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CEH
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (15.00%) ARCserve
1 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) Nessus
2 1 (5.00%) Ionix
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Qualys
4 1 (5.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (5.00%) Rapid7