The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 38 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.45% - 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.44% - 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £31,500 - £23,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 95 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 55.10% 41.30% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 119 78 99
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

VBScript
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Croydon

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) VB
8 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) Classic ASP
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) WCF
8 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
8 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) CSS
9 4 (25.00%) XSLT
9 4 (25.00%) Windows
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) Classic ASP
3 5 (31.25%) WCF
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) XSLT
5 1 (6.25%) ActiveX
5 1 (6.25%) COM+
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (37.50%) VB
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.25%) Delphi
7 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle