The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 110 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 18 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.85% 0.45% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 0.91% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 16
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 £32,300 £36,250 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
VBScript
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
939 984 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.31% 49.35% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 779 822 975
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VBScript
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 9 £37,450 -0.13%
High Wycombe - 7 £40,000 -
Amersham - 1 £32,000 -
Aylesbury - 1 £32,000 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 23 (76.67%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
5 13 (43.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (36.67%) VB
6 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
7 10 (33.33%) Test Management
7 10 (33.33%) C#
8 9 (30.00%) .NET
9 8 (26.67%) Java
9 8 (26.67%) UNIX
9 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
10 7 (23.33%) Integration Testing
10 7 (23.33%) QA
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) Linux
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
10 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
10 7 (23.33%) BDD
11 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (13.33%) Ant
2 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Hudson
3 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 3 (10.00%) JMeter
3 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Integration Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Product Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Deployment Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) jQuery
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (10.00%) Windows NT
6 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
2 10 (33.33%) Test Management
3 7 (23.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (23.33%) BDD
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Matrix Management
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security
5 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) VB
3 10 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (16.67%) Python
7 4 (13.33%) VB6
7 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (13.33%) Perl
8 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.33%) C
9 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (6.67%) WSUS
2 2 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Remedy
4 2 (6.67%) Apple
4 2 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) VMware