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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 116 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 5 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.26% 0.97% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 1.85% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 25
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
824 975 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.56% 52.67% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 678 790 1080
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
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 29 December 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
High Wycombe - 3 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes -7 2 £33,500 -10.66%
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle
3 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
4 10 (43.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
5 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
6 7 (30.43%) QA
6 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Test Management
6 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) VB
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
8 5 (21.74%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) Hudson
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Java
9 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Perl
9 4 (17.39%) Ant

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (17.39%) Subversion
2 4 (17.39%) Ant
2 4 (17.39%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Integration Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Products Support Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Deployment Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Product Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Test Management
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
5 4 (17.39%) Information Security
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.04%) System Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (30.43%) VB
4 5 (21.74%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) Perl
6 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.70%) VB6
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (8.70%) BladeLogic
2 2 (8.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Remedy
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Apple