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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 43 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.77% 1.77% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 4.21% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £24,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.02% -41.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
173 95 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 61.35% 42.04% 58.72%
Number of salaries quoted 152 80 147
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,875 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Derby region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Derby

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VB
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (50.00%) WSUS
1 4 (50.00%) QA
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VB
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WSUS
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy