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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 126 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.20% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.51% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 26
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
868 781 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.80% 39.23% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 777 693 892
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,758 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) VB
3 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (66.67%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) HTML
3 14 (66.67%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) Java
4 13 (61.90%) PHP
4 13 (61.90%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) jQuery
5 12 (57.14%) JSF
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) Citrix
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
8 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) MCP
9 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) OSPF
1 1 (4.76%) BGP
1 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) PHP Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Junior Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Junior
4 9 (42.86%) Junior C# Developer
4 9 (42.86%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 12 (57.14%) JSF
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) WF
5 1 (4.76%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (14.29%) Server Building
2 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) OOP
3 1 (4.76%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) ETL
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) VB
2 14 (66.67%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) PHP
3 13 (61.90%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) C
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (14.29%) MCP
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) ARCserve
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) Nessus
2 1 (4.76%) Ionix
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Tripwire
6 1 (4.76%) Qualys
6 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.76%) Rapid7