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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 71 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.32% 0.67% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 1.22% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
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
319 328 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 50.63% 54.67% 62.83%
Number of salaries quoted 292 293 274
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Coventry

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (87.50%) VB
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) AppDNA
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 4 (50.00%) InstallShield
3 4 (50.00%) AdminStudio
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Software Licensing
4 3 (37.50%) MSI
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) InstallShield
1 4 (50.00%) AdminStudio
2 3 (37.50%) MSI
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Software Licensing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) CCEE
2 1 (12.50%) CCAA
2 1 (12.50%) CCIA
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) AppDNA
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) Sophos
2 1 (12.50%) VMware