The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 221 170 228
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +58
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 33 77 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 1.17% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 2.05% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 61 47
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
VBScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3824 3759 4789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.92% 56.96% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3100 3181 4193
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VBScript
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VBScript Salary Trend in the East of England

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in the East of England

VBScript
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +7 12 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Essex -12 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire -49 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bedfordshire -3 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 1 - - 2
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 45 (58.44%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
2 38 (49.35%) SQL Server
3 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
4 36 (46.75%) HTML
5 34 (44.16%) PowerShell
6 31 (40.26%) VB
7 28 (36.36%) CSS
7 28 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 26 (33.77%) SQL
9 23 (29.87%) .NET
10 19 (24.68%) Citrix
11 18 (23.38%) Windows 7
12 17 (22.08%) jQuery
13 16 (20.78%) Finance
13 16 (20.78%) Classic ASP
14 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (18.18%) SAN
15 14 (18.18%) ITIL
15 14 (18.18%) XenDesktop
16 13 (16.88%) Cisco
17 11 (14.29%) Firewall
17 11 (14.29%) XML
17 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET
17 11 (14.29%) Java
17 11 (14.29%) VPN
17 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
17 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
18 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
18 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
3 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.60%) Node.js
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.60%) JBoss
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) LiveLink
5 1 (1.30%) WordPress
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) SAN
2 11 (14.29%) Firewall
2 11 (14.29%) VPN
3 10 (12.99%) FTP
4 9 (11.69%) VoIP
4 9 (11.69%) SSL
4 9 (11.69%) VLAN
4 9 (11.69%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (7.79%) DNS
5 6 (7.79%) DHCP
6 5 (6.49%) LDAP
7 2 (2.60%) Intranet
8 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.30%) HTTP
8 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (49.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.19%) DTS
5 4 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.19%) MySQL
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.30%) MS Access
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.19%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (5.19%) Selenium
3 3 (3.90%) Hudson
3 3 (3.90%) Subversion
3 3 (3.90%) Ant
4 2 (2.60%) Toad
5 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) MSI
5 1 (1.30%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.30%) FxCop
5 1 (1.30%) StyleCop
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Retail
3 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Local Government
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Developer
2 14 (18.18%) Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 8 (10.39%) Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Programmer
9 4 (5.19%) Automation Specialist
9 4 (5.19%) Test Automation Specialist
9 4 (5.19%) DBA
9 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.19%) Citrix Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Test Specialist
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Integration Specialist
11 2 (2.60%) Citrix Architect
11 2 (2.60%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.75%) HTML
2 28 (36.36%) CSS
3 23 (29.87%) .NET
4 17 (22.08%) jQuery
5 16 (20.78%) Classic ASP
6 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.29%) XML
7 6 (7.79%) HTML5
8 5 (6.49%) WinForms
9 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.90%) XSL
9 3 (3.90%) Web Services
10 2 (2.60%) ADO.NET
10 2 (2.60%) SAP Business Workflow
10 2 (2.60%) Flash
10 2 (2.60%) XHTML
10 2 (2.60%) Middleware
10 2 (2.60%) CSS3
10 2 (2.60%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (2.60%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) FMCG
2 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.49%) Replication
3 4 (5.19%) Clustering
3 4 (5.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 45 (58.44%) Windows
2 18 (23.38%) Windows 7
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.49%) Linux
5 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.90%) UNIX
7 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) ITIL
2 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.99%) Migration
4 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.79%) Information Assurance
7 5 (6.49%) Change Management
7 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.19%) Service Management
8 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.19%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Investment Management
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Matrix Management
9 3 (3.90%) ERP
9 3 (3.90%) OO
9 3 (3.90%) MVC
9 3 (3.90%) Workflow
10 2 (2.60%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
2 34 (44.16%) PowerShell
3 31 (40.26%) VB
4 26 (33.77%) SQL
5 11 (14.29%) Java
6 9 (11.69%) C#
6 9 (11.69%) VB.NET
6 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
7 7 (9.09%) VBA
8 5 (6.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.90%) Python
9 3 (3.90%) Perl
10 2 (2.60%) Winbatch
11 1 (1.30%) XQuery
11 1 (1.30%) XPath
11 1 (1.30%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.69%) MCSA
4 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
5 6 (7.79%) MCSE
5 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (6.49%) MCITP
6 5 (6.49%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (5.19%) ISEB
7 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.30%) Degree
8 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 28 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 9 (11.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (10.39%) XenApp
5 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.19%) MetaFrame
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.30%) XenServer
9 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) SCCM
2 6 (7.79%) EdgeSight
3 2 (2.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (2.60%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.68%) Citrix
3 13 (16.88%) Cisco
4 9 (11.69%) Oracle
5 8 (10.39%) VMware
6 7 (9.09%) AppSense
7 6 (7.79%) Fujitsu
8 4 (5.19%) SAP
9 3 (3.90%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (2.60%) Adobe
10 2 (2.60%) Quark
10 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.60%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.30%) Sage
11 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.30%) Sophos
11 1 (1.30%) IronPort
11 1 (1.30%) Veeam
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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