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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 278 209 256
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +47
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 33 140 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 1.12% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 2.13% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 133 58
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
5277 6587 6347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.84% 52.58% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4636 5714 5637
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 6 May 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in the City of London

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 42 (50.60%) Windows
2 41 (49.40%) SQL
3 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
4 31 (37.35%) PowerShell
5 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
6 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
7 25 (30.12%) Finance
8 24 (28.92%) JavaScript
9 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (25.30%) Linux
10 21 (25.30%) ITIL
11 18 (21.69%) VMware
12 17 (20.48%) Banking
13 16 (19.28%) JIRA
13 16 (19.28%) IIS
14 15 (18.07%) VB
15 14 (16.87%) Java
15 14 (16.87%) Release Management
15 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
16 13 (15.66%) Service Management
16 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (14.46%) HP
17 12 (14.46%) Perl
17 12 (14.46%) C#
17 12 (14.46%) HP Quality Center
18 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
18 11 (13.25%) MS Office
18 11 (13.25%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 16 (19.28%) IIS
2 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.64%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.64%) Apache
4 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.02%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.61%) WorkSite
7 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Office
2 10 (12.05%) InfoPath
3 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.20%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.20%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.20%) HFM
2 1 (1.20%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) SMTP
1 8 (9.64%) FTP
1 8 (9.64%) Telnet
1 8 (9.64%) SSH
1 8 (9.64%) IMAP
2 7 (8.43%) DNS
2 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.43%) DHCP
3 5 (6.02%) LAN
3 5 (6.02%) WAN
3 5 (6.02%) SAN
4 2 (2.41%) DDNS
4 2 (2.41%) VPN
4 2 (2.41%) SNMP
4 2 (2.41%) IPsec
5 1 (1.20%) LDAP
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (10.84%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.61%) DTS
6 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.41%) IDOL
7 2 (2.41%) Big Data
8 1 (1.20%) Essbase
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.20%) QlikView
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) MySQL
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) JIRA
2 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.05%) Artifactory
3 10 (12.05%) Subversion
4 7 (8.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (7.23%) Selenium
6 5 (6.02%) Rational Functional Tester
6 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.02%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (30.12%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Banking
3 11 (13.25%) French Language
4 8 (9.64%) Games
5 7 (8.43%) Investment Banking
6 6 (7.23%) Law
7 3 (3.61%) Front Office
7 3 (3.61%) German Language
8 2 (2.41%) Local Government
9 1 (1.20%) Russian Language
9 1 (1.20%) Back Office
9 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.20%) Retail
9 1 (1.20%) Legal
9 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Analyst
2 13 (15.66%) Administrator
3 11 (13.25%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (12.05%) Coordinator
4 10 (12.05%) Release Coordinator
5 8 (9.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.64%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (8.43%) Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) DBA
9 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Test Specialist
9 4 (4.82%) Automation Specialist
10 3 (3.61%) Wintel Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Test Automation Specialist
10 3 (3.61%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) HTML
2 5 (6.02%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) CSS
2 5 (6.02%) Web Services
2 5 (6.02%) XML
2 5 (6.02%) WSH
3 4 (4.82%) SOAP
3 4 (4.82%) Java EE
3 4 (4.82%) JSON
3 4 (4.82%) XSLT
4 3 (3.61%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (2.41%) Application Packaging
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.20%) Middleware
6 1 (1.20%) XSL
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Clustering
2 5 (6.02%) Equities
2 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) Derivative
4 3 (3.61%) Replication
5 2 (2.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.20%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.60%) Windows
2 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (25.30%) Linux
4 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Vista
7 5 (6.02%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.61%) UNIX
9 2 (2.41%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) ITIL
2 14 (16.87%) Release Management
3 13 (15.66%) Service Management
3 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.25%) Configuration Management
5 10 (12.05%) Change Management
5 10 (12.05%) Validation
5 10 (12.05%) ITIL V3
5 10 (12.05%) Transition Management
6 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.64%) TDD
7 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.43%) BDD
8 5 (6.02%) Functional Testing
8 5 (6.02%) Test Automation
8 5 (6.02%) Automation Testing
8 5 (6.02%) People Management
8 5 (6.02%) Mobile Commerce
8 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (49.40%) SQL
2 31 (37.35%) PowerShell
3 24 (28.92%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.07%) VB
5 14 (16.87%) Java
6 12 (14.46%) C#
6 12 (14.46%) Perl
7 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
8 6 (7.23%) VBA
9 5 (6.02%) PHP
9 5 (6.02%) C++
10 4 (4.82%) Groovy
11 3 (3.61%) Python
12 2 (2.41%) C
13 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.23%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.20%) MCSA
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.64%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.02%) ISA Server
5 5 (6.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (6.02%) XenApp
6 3 (3.61%) MetaFrame
6 3 (3.61%) Terminal Server
7 2 (2.41%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.41%) vSphere
8 1 (1.20%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.20%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (8.43%) NetBackup
3 6 (7.23%) WMI
3 6 (7.23%) SCCM
4 5 (6.02%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (3.61%) SCOM
6 2 (2.41%) ARCserve
6 2 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.41%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.20%) WSUS
7 1 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.20%) Nessus
7 1 (1.20%) Puppet
7 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.69%) VMware
3 12 (14.46%) HP
4 11 (13.25%) Citrix
5 8 (9.64%) IBM
5 8 (9.64%) Intel
6 7 (8.43%) Remedy
7 6 (7.23%) Veritas
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle
8 5 (6.02%) BMC
8 5 (6.02%) WorldPay
9 4 (4.82%) Sybase
9 4 (4.82%) Sun
10 3 (3.61%) Dell
10 3 (3.61%) EMC
10 3 (3.61%) Business Objects
10 3 (3.61%) Sophos
10 3 (3.61%) FactSet
10 3 (3.61%) Bloomberg
10 3 (3.61%) Sophis
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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