The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 24 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 8 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.35% 5.88% 8.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.81% 13.95% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
VBScript
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 29.35% 42.16% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 28
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

VBScript
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Brentwood

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
2 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
2 4 (40.00%) WSUS
2 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) SNMP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (30.00%) HP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (20.00%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SNMP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) QA Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) XenServer
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) WSUS
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
2 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) HP