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 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 122 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.73% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 0.65% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £26,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
1211 925 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 63.50% 50.96% 60.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 779 885
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 September 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 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) C#
4 13 (41.94%) Project Management
5 12 (38.71%) Web Design
6 11 (35.48%) VMware
7 10 (32.26%) Manufacturing
8 9 (29.03%) VB
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) QA
10 6 (19.35%) Windows
11 5 (16.13%) Banking
11 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (12.90%) SDLC
12 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
12 4 (12.90%) VBA
12 4 (12.90%) Finance
13 3 (9.68%) Web Services
13 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
13 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
13 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
13 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
13 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
13 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (6.45%) Degree
14 2 (6.45%) WSUS
14 2 (6.45%) Nimble Storage

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (32.26%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
2 11 (35.48%) C# Developer
2 11 (35.48%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) QA Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Tester
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.90%) VBA Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Senior VBA Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) DHTML
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) WF
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) Web Design
3 4 (12.90%) SDLC
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) OOP
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Workflow
5 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Change Control
5 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 9 (29.03%) VB
4 4 (12.90%) VBA
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) CA
3 2 (6.45%) NetApp
3 2 (6.45%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec