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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 264 237 257
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 44 101 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.82% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 1.56% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 97 63
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £65,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
5485 6458 6644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.64% 52.16% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 5551 5987
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 40 (51.95%) PowerShell
2 36 (46.75%) Windows
3 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 32 (41.56%) SQL
5 26 (33.77%) JavaScript
5 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
6 24 (31.17%) VMware
7 23 (29.87%) Finance
7 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 18 (23.38%) C#
9 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (22.08%) Banking
11 16 (20.78%) HTML
11 16 (20.78%) Java
12 15 (19.48%) .NET
12 15 (19.48%) CSS
13 14 (18.18%) ITIL
13 14 (18.18%) VB
13 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 14 (18.18%) Citrix
14 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
15 11 (14.29%) T-SQL
15 11 (14.29%) VBA
15 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
15 11 (14.29%) HP UFT
15 11 (14.29%) Windows 7
16 10 (12.99%) Service Management
16 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (10.39%) Tomcat
1 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
1 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.09%) IIS
3 3 (3.90%) WorkSite
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.30%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.30%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.30%) HFM
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.39%) LAN
2 8 (10.39%) WAN
3 6 (7.79%) DHCP
4 4 (5.19%) DNS
4 4 (5.19%) SAN
4 4 (5.19%) Intranet
5 3 (3.90%) SNMP
6 2 (2.60%) VPN
6 2 (2.60%) DDNS
6 2 (2.60%) Firewall
6 2 (2.60%) IPsec
7 1 (1.30%) Network Security
7 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.30%) NAS
7 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.30%) LDAP
7 1 (1.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.90%) Big Data
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.30%) Essbase
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 8 (10.39%) JIRA
2 8 (10.39%) Selenium
3 7 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
3 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (5.19%) AdminStudio
7 1 (1.30%) MSI
7 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (29.87%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Banking
3 10 (12.99%) Law
4 6 (7.79%) Retail
5 5 (6.49%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.19%) Legal
7 3 (3.90%) Marketing
8 2 (2.60%) Publishing
8 2 (2.60%) Local Government
9 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.30%) Back Office
9 1 (1.30%) Electronics
9 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Analyst
2 10 (12.99%) Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (6.49%) DBA
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (6.49%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (6.49%) SQL DBA
4 5 (6.49%) Senior DBA
4 5 (6.49%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 5 (6.49%) Senior SQL DBA
5 4 (5.19%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Test Automation Specialist
5 4 (5.19%) Test Specialist
5 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Test Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.19%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) HTML
2 15 (19.48%) .NET
2 15 (19.48%) CSS
3 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.39%) XML
5 7 (9.09%) Application Packaging
5 7 (9.09%) Web Services
6 6 (7.79%) SOAP
7 5 (6.49%) WPF
7 5 (6.49%) XSLT
8 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.19%) Java EE
8 4 (5.19%) JSON
8 4 (5.19%) jQuery
9 3 (3.90%) XHTML
9 3 (3.90%) WSH
9 3 (3.90%) Ajax
10 1 (1.30%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.30%) XSL
10 1 (1.30%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Derivative
3 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Equities
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.30%) DTV
5 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.30%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.30%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.30%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.75%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 9 (11.69%) Linux
6 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) ITIL
2 10 (12.99%) Service Management
2 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.69%) TDD
3 9 (11.69%) BDD
4 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 7 (9.09%) People Management
6 6 (7.79%) Automation Testing
6 6 (7.79%) MVC
7 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.49%) Information Security
7 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.49%) DevOps
8 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.19%) BCP
8 4 (5.19%) Security Patching
9 3 (3.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) PowerShell
2 32 (41.56%) SQL
3 26 (33.77%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.38%) C#
5 16 (20.78%) Java
6 14 (18.18%) VB
7 11 (14.29%) VBA
7 11 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 7 (9.09%) C++
9 6 (7.79%) Perl
9 6 (7.79%) Python
10 4 (5.19%) Groovy
11 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.90%) PHP
12 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.30%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) MCSE
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.49%) CISA
2 5 (6.49%) CISM
2 5 (6.49%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) MCP
3 3 (3.90%) ISEB
4 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) MCSA
5 1 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
2 5 (6.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.69%) XenApp
4 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (6.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (5.19%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (5.19%) ISA Server
6 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.90%) MetaFrame
8 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.30%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.30%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) SCCM
2 6 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.49%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.90%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (3.90%) SCOM
4 3 (3.90%) WMI
5 2 (2.60%) WSUS
5 2 (2.60%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.30%) Puppet
6 1 (1.30%) Ansible
6 1 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (31.17%) VMware
3 14 (18.18%) Citrix
4 9 (11.69%) HP
5 8 (10.39%) Oracle
5 8 (10.39%) IBM
6 7 (9.09%) Symantec
6 7 (9.09%) WorldPay
7 6 (7.79%) LANDesk
8 5 (6.49%) Remedy
9 4 (5.19%) Veritas
9 4 (5.19%) Sybase
9 4 (5.19%) AppSense
10 3 (3.90%) BMC
10 3 (3.90%) Sun
11 2 (2.60%) McAfee
11 2 (2.60%) Sophos
11 2 (2.60%) Cisco
12 1 (1.30%) SAP
12 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, paid training
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago