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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 42 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 0.42% 4.44% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 12.12% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +3.54%
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
96 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 40.68% 36.67% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 50 16 47
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 January 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) MetaFrame
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Test Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) MetaFrame
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) VMware