The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 92 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 9 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.71% 1.94% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 3.87% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,250 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VBScript
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
594 646 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.96% 50.08% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 457 534 426
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VBScript
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Essex

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Essex

VBScript
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Southend-on-Sea -5 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Brentwood -15 3 - -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) VB
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 9 (42.86%) Classic ASP
5 9 (42.86%) jQuery
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
8 5 (23.81%) MS Office
8 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
8 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) XenApp
9 4 (19.05%) XenServer
9 4 (19.05%) HTML5
9 4 (19.05%) WinForms
9 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
9 4 (19.05%) SAN

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LDAP
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Programmer
2 7 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) CMS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) QA Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) Classic ASP
2 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) WinForms
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) NHS
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Fund Management
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) VB
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) XQuery
6 1 (4.76%) XPath
6 1 (4.76%) Winbatch
6 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCITP
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) XenApp
2 4 (19.05%) XenServer
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) HP