The first table below looks at the demand for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 114 113 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.39% 0.43% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.70% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
914 1006 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.44% 62.25% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 765 926 861
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBScript
South West

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VBScript
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Bristol

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 12 (80.00%) VB
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (26.67%) AppSense
6 4 (26.67%) VB6
6 4 (26.67%) SCCM
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) Classic ASP
6 4 (26.67%) OCX
6 4 (26.67%) MSI
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) ISEB
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MSI
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (6.67%) InstallShield
4 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Packager
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) Classic ASP
1 4 (26.67%) OCX
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) SOA
1 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (13.33%) BPEL
1 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Use Case
2 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Scrum
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) VB
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (6.67%) WMI
4 1 (6.67%) ARCserve
4 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) AppSense
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Altiris
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Lotus
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Sophos