The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 249 207 245
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +38
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 65 127 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 1.10% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 2.00% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 54 114 76
Average salary £48,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £33,625
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
VBScript
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5332 6363 5951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.52% 54.91% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 5567 5514
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VBScript
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VBScript Salary Trend in the City of London

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in the City of London

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 59 (53.15%) Windows
2 57 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 54 (48.65%) SQL
4 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
5 51 (45.95%) Finance
6 48 (43.24%) Active Directory
7 44 (39.64%) PowerShell
8 36 (32.43%) SharePoint
9 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
9 35 (31.53%) VB
10 29 (26.13%) Degree
11 28 (25.23%) VMware
11 28 (25.23%) Release Management
12 26 (23.42%) Configuration Management
13 25 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (21.62%) ITIL
15 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (20.72%) Banking
15 23 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
17 21 (18.92%) IIS
18 20 (18.02%) MS Exchange
18 20 (18.02%) JIRA
19 19 (17.12%) .NET
19 19 (17.12%) MS Office
19 19 (17.12%) Citrix
19 19 (17.12%) Change Management
20 18 (16.22%) Service Management
20 18 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 18 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 36 (32.43%) SharePoint
2 21 (18.92%) IIS
3 20 (18.02%) MS Exchange
4 14 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.21%) Apache
6 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.80%) Lync
9 2 (1.80%) WorkSite
9 2 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.90%) CMS
10 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.90%) WordPress
10 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (17.12%) MS Office
2 17 (15.32%) InfoPath
3 15 (13.51%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.90%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) SAN
2 10 (9.01%) FTP
3 9 (8.11%) DNS
4 7 (6.31%) Telnet
4 7 (6.31%) SMTP
4 7 (6.31%) SSH
4 7 (6.31%) IMAP
5 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.60%) DHCP
6 4 (3.60%) Firewall
6 4 (3.60%) SSL
6 4 (3.60%) Intranet
6 4 (3.60%) Internet
6 4 (3.60%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.70%) FCoE
7 3 (2.70%) LDAP
7 3 (2.70%) LAN
7 3 (2.70%) WAN
8 2 (1.80%) VPN
9 1 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (9.01%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (7.21%) IDOL
7 8 (7.21%) QlikView
7 8 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (7.21%) DTS
7 8 (7.21%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.80%) DB2
11 1 (0.90%) MS Access
11 1 (0.90%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (18.02%) JIRA
2 17 (15.32%) Subversion
3 16 (14.41%) Artifactory
3 16 (14.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.70%) Selenium
5 3 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.90%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.90%) MSI
7 1 (0.90%) Sublime Text
General
1 51 (45.95%) Finance
2 23 (20.72%) Banking
3 10 (9.01%) French Language
4 9 (8.11%) Investment Banking
4 9 (8.11%) Law
4 9 (8.11%) Financial Institution
5 7 (6.31%) Games
6 6 (5.41%) Front Office
7 4 (3.60%) German Language
8 3 (2.70%) Billing
8 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.80%) Back Office
9 2 (1.80%) Legal
9 2 (1.80%) Advertising
9 2 (1.80%) Marketing
9 2 (1.80%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 17 (15.32%) Developer
2 16 (14.41%) Analyst
2 16 (14.41%) Coordinator
2 16 (14.41%) Release Coordinator
3 10 (9.01%) Consultant
3 10 (9.01%) DBA
3 10 (9.01%) Administrator
3 10 (9.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (9.01%) SQL DBA
4 9 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (6.31%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.31%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.31%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (6.31%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (6.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (6.31%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (5.41%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.50%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.12%) .NET
2 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET
2 7 (6.31%) XML
3 6 (5.41%) WSH
4 5 (4.50%) HTML
5 4 (3.60%) CSS
6 3 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.80%) Middleware
7 2 (1.80%) Flash
7 2 (1.80%) Web Services
7 2 (1.80%) XSD
7 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.80%) jQuery
8 1 (0.90%) Google Maps API
8 1 (0.90%) HTML5
8 1 (0.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.90%) CSS3
8 1 (0.90%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.90%) LESS
8 1 (0.90%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.51%) Clustering
3 8 (7.21%) Client/Server
3 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.50%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.70%) Equities
5 3 (2.70%) Replication
5 3 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.80%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.80%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.90%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.90%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.90%) Physics
7 1 (0.90%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 59 (53.15%) Windows
2 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (15.32%) Linux
4 13 (11.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.50%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.70%) UNIX
8 3 (2.70%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.80%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.80%) AIX
9 2 (1.80%) Solaris
10 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.23%) Release Management
2 26 (23.42%) Configuration Management
3 24 (21.62%) ITIL
4 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (17.12%) Change Management
6 18 (16.22%) Service Management
7 16 (14.41%) Validation
7 16 (14.41%) ITIL V3
7 16 (14.41%) Transition Management
8 12 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.01%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (9.01%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (7.21%) Change Control
10 8 (7.21%) TDD
10 8 (7.21%) Asset Management
10 8 (7.21%) Data Management
11 7 (6.31%) Migration
11 7 (6.31%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.31%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (5.41%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (48.65%) SQL
2 44 (39.64%) PowerShell
3 35 (31.53%) VB
3 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.41%) Perl
5 15 (13.51%) C#
6 14 (12.61%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.41%) Java
7 6 (5.41%) PHP
8 3 (2.70%) C
8 3 (2.70%) C++
8 3 (2.70%) VBA
8 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.80%) VB6
9 2 (1.80%) Python
9 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.90%) XAML
10 1 (0.90%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.90%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 29 (26.13%) Degree
2 25 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.60%) MCSE
4 3 (2.70%) MCP
5 2 (1.80%) ISEB
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) SLA
1 2 (1.80%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) Solvency II
System Software
1 48 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 23 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.21%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (6.31%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.41%) vSphere
5 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.50%) XenApp
6 5 (4.50%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.80%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.90%) NFS
9 1 (0.90%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (14.41%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (7.21%) SCCM
3 5 (4.50%) WMI
4 3 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.80%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.80%) WSUS
5 2 (1.80%) SCOM
5 2 (1.80%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.90%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 57 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.23%) VMware
3 19 (17.12%) Citrix
4 14 (12.61%) Oracle
5 12 (10.81%) HP
6 8 (7.21%) EMC
6 8 (7.21%) NetApp
6 8 (7.21%) Business Objects
7 7 (6.31%) IBM
7 7 (6.31%) Intel
7 7 (6.31%) Remedy
8 5 (4.50%) Bloomberg
8 5 (4.50%) BMC
9 4 (3.60%) Dell
10 3 (2.70%) Veritas
10 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.70%) Cisco
10 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.70%) Kofax
10 3 (2.70%) Sophis
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