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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 39 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 8 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.20% - 5.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.20% - 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 13
Average salary £52,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +3.47%
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
129 88 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 51.60% 48.35% 57.25%
Number of salaries quoted 106 79 116
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016, 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 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) WCF
2 10 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (28.57%) Test Management
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Programmer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Software Developer
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 9 (64.29%) Programmer
2 9 (64.29%) Software Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Software Programmer
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Developer
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripter
4 2 (14.29%) VB Scripter
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 10 (71.43%) WCF
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 10 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft