The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 41 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.42% 1.25% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 2.13% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £25,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
VBScript
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
155 188 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 64.58% 58.75% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 139 175 119
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

VBScript
Salary Trend in Derby

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Derby

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SCADA
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft