The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 113 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.060% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.090% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
VBScript
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
916 1110 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 60.82% 66.91% 64.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 912 810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) VBA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Brocade
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Implementation Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Product Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware