The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 123 114 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 3 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.30% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.51% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 22
Average salary £47,000 £28,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
VBScript
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1029 982 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 54.30% 58.31% 64.10%
Number of salaries quoted 926 879 990
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) MySQL
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 6 (54.55%) Classic ASP
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) VB6
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Release Management
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Classic ASP
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Release Management
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) VB6
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) HP