The first table below looks at the demand for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 118 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.45% 0.094%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.68% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Average salary £26,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1228 1331 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.00% 66.99% 74.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1200 1378
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBScript
Cambridgeshire

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VBScript
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Cambridge

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) Delphi
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Kindle
4 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
4 3 (42.86%) XSL
4 3 (42.86%) Logistics
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) VB

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) WinRunner
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) XSL
5 1 (14.29%) SAML
5 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Kindle
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Delphi
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) DevExpress