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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 276 242 219
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -23
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 47 80 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.67% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 1.23% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 73 109
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £35,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,750 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
5959 6526 7024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.14% 54.98% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5189 5860 6565
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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.

1 134 (70.53%) Finance
2 123 (64.74%) Windows
3 107 (56.32%) SQL
4 101 (53.16%) VB
5 95 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 93 (48.95%) Microsoft
7 77 (40.53%) SQL Server
8 70 (36.84%) Active Directory
9 66 (34.74%) Degree
10 51 (26.84%) Analytical Skills
11 50 (26.32%) Citrix
11 50 (26.32%) .NET
12 45 (23.68%) SCCM
13 42 (22.11%) VMware
13 42 (22.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 38 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 38 (20.00%) Banking
15 36 (18.95%) Root Cause Analysis
15 36 (18.95%) Computer Science
16 35 (18.42%) Release Management
16 35 (18.42%) C#
17 34 (17.89%) XML
18 33 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
19 32 (16.84%) Windows 7
19 32 (16.84%) JavaScript
20 31 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (15.26%) Financial Institution
23 28 (14.74%) MS Excel
24 27 (14.21%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (14.21%) SharePoint
1 27 (14.21%) MS Exchange
2 26 (13.68%) IIS
3 13 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.58%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.53%) Confluence
7 1 (0.53%) WordPress
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.53%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.84%) MS Office
3 9 (4.74%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (4.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.53%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.53%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.79%) FTP
1 11 (5.79%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.16%) Internet
3 5 (2.63%) Intranet
3 5 (2.63%) SAN
4 4 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (1.58%) FCoE
6 2 (1.05%) SSL
6 2 (1.05%) Firewall
7 1 (0.53%) NAS
7 1 (0.53%) Extranet
7 1 (0.53%) DNS
7 1 (0.53%) HTTP
7 1 (0.53%) DHCP
7 1 (0.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (40.53%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 16 (8.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.68%) QlikView
7 7 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.11%) DTS
9 4 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.58%) PowerCenter
11 2 (1.05%) MS Access
11 2 (1.05%) DB2
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.53%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 27 (14.21%) MSI
2 16 (8.42%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.79%) Subversion
5 10 (5.26%) Bugzilla
5 10 (5.26%) NUnit
5 10 (5.26%) Selenium
5 10 (5.26%) TestComplete
6 9 (4.74%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.74%) JIRA
7 8 (4.21%) Artifactory
8 7 (3.68%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (1.05%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.53%) JUnit
General
1 134 (70.53%) Finance
2 38 (20.00%) Banking
3 29 (15.26%) Financial Institution
4 15 (7.89%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.63%) Advertising
6 4 (2.11%) Front Office
6 4 (2.11%) Billing
7 3 (1.58%) Marketing
8 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.05%) German Language
9 1 (0.53%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.53%) French Language
9 1 (0.53%) Retail
9 1 (0.53%) Legal
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (23.16%) Developer
2 35 (18.42%) Analyst
3 16 (8.42%) Support Engineer
4 13 (6.84%) Programmer
5 12 (6.32%) Support Analyst
5 12 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (6.32%) Applications Packager
5 12 (6.32%) Front-End Developer
6 11 (5.79%) QA Analyst
6 11 (5.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (5.79%) Team Leader
7 9 (4.74%) Data Integration Developer
8 8 (4.21%) Coordinator
8 8 (4.21%) SQL Developer
8 8 (4.21%) Support Team Leader
8 8 (4.21%) Release Coordinator
9 7 (3.68%) QlikView Developer
9 7 (3.68%) Deployment Engineer
9 7 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (3.68%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.32%) .NET
2 34 (17.89%) XML
3 22 (11.58%) HTML
4 20 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 20 (10.53%) CSS
5 12 (6.32%) OCX
6 11 (5.79%) XSD
7 9 (4.74%) JSON
7 9 (4.74%) XSLT
7 9 (4.74%) Web Services
8 6 (3.16%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.63%) JSTL
9 5 (2.63%) JSP
10 4 (2.11%) Classic ASP
10 4 (2.11%) WSH
10 4 (2.11%) WinForms
11 2 (1.05%) SOAP
11 2 (1.05%) J2EE
11 2 (1.05%) Software Packaging
11 2 (1.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.84%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (18.95%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.84%) Data Integration
4 12 (6.32%) Open Source
5 8 (4.21%) Clustering
6 3 (1.58%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.05%) Physics
8 1 (0.53%) Social Media
8 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.53%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.53%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.53%) Equities
8 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 123 (64.74%) Windows
2 38 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (16.84%) Windows 7
5 25 (13.16%) Windows 8
6 20 (10.53%) Linux
7 19 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.63%) UNIX
8 5 (2.63%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.11%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.05%) AIX
10 2 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.95%) Root Cause Analysis
2 35 (18.42%) Release Management
3 30 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
5 19 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 19 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 18 (9.47%) Software Engineering
7 16 (8.42%) ETL
7 16 (8.42%) Change Control
8 14 (7.37%) Configuration Management
9 13 (6.84%) Test Automation
10 12 (6.32%) ITIL
10 12 (6.32%) Content Management
10 12 (6.32%) Automation Testing
10 12 (6.32%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.32%) Test Scripting
11 10 (5.26%) Code Coverage
11 10 (5.26%) Business Analysis
11 10 (5.26%) Automated Testing
11 10 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (56.32%) SQL
2 101 (53.16%) VB
3 95 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 35 (18.42%) C#
5 32 (16.84%) JavaScript
6 24 (12.63%) T-SQL
7 15 (7.89%) Java
7 15 (7.89%) Perl
8 12 (6.32%) XAML
9 11 (5.79%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.68%) Python
10 7 (3.68%) VBA
11 6 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.11%) C++
13 3 (1.58%) VB6
14 2 (1.05%) C
15 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.53%) Delphi
15 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (34.74%) Degree
2 27 (14.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.79%) ISEB
4 4 (2.11%) MCSE
5 3 (1.58%) CFA
5 3 (1.58%) MBA
6 2 (1.05%) MCP
6 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.05%) MCITP
7 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 70 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 31 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (7.37%) XenDesktop
5 10 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 9 (4.74%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (3.16%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.58%) vCloud
8 3 (1.58%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.05%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.05%) vSphere
10 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.53%) XenApp
10 1 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 45 (23.68%) SCCM
2 19 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (7.89%) WSUS
4 10 (5.26%) Windows Intune
5 2 (1.05%) SCOM
6 1 (0.53%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (48.95%) Microsoft
2 50 (26.32%) Citrix
3 42 (22.11%) VMware
4 19 (10.00%) HP
5 18 (9.47%) Oracle
6 15 (7.89%) AppSense
7 12 (6.32%) CA
8 7 (3.68%) MKS
9 5 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.63%) NetApp
9 5 (2.63%) EMC
9 5 (2.63%) Sybase
10 4 (2.11%) Siebel
10 4 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.11%) Kofax
11 3 (1.58%) Cisco
11 3 (1.58%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.58%) SAP
11 3 (1.58%) Cognos
12 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago