The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 59 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.29% 1.17% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 3.02% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
VBScript
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 232 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.71% 38.93% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 272 204 192
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VBScript
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Coventry

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (90.00%) VB
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) AdminStudio
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (80.00%) Application Packaging
2 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) AppDNA
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) InstallShield
4 6 (60.00%) MSI
5 5 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) ISEB
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) Test Management
7 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 1 (10.00%) CCEE
8 1 (10.00%) CCAA
8 1 (10.00%) CCIA
8 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) AdminStudio
2 7 (70.00%) InstallShield
3 6 (60.00%) MSI
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) VB
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) CCEE
2 1 (10.00%) CCAA
2 1 (10.00%) CCIA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
1 8 (80.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) HP