The first table below looks at the demand for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 16 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 44 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.36% 1.17% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 1.78% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 281 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 66.79% 65.65% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 143 183 107
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBScript
Cheshire

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VBScript
Salary Trend in Chester

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Chester

VBScript
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
2 3 (75.00%) Speech Recognition
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSL
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Speech Recognition
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli