The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 84 75 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 25 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.77% 0.72% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 1.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 2
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,600 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
696 535 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.22% 54.98% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 571 467 738
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBScript
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -3 7 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Brentwood - 4 £43,750 -
Harlow - 2 - -
Basildon +6 1 £40,000 +17.64%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £32,500 -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
1 18 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 17 (51.52%) VB
3 16 (48.48%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) .NET
4 12 (36.36%) Windows
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Degree
6 10 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (30.30%) HP
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 8 (24.24%) Oracle
7 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (21.21%) Citrix
8 7 (21.21%) C#
8 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
8 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
9 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 6 (18.18%) PHP
9 6 (18.18%) ITIL
10 5 (15.15%) VBA
10 5 (15.15%) MCSE
10 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
10 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.15%) ISEB

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) assyst
1 4 (12.12%) Magento
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (15.15%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Automation Specialist
1 13 (39.39%) Test Specialist
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Test Automation Specialist
4 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Test Leader
5 4 (12.12%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 3 (9.09%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix Support
7 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (6.06%) WCF
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.12%) CRM
5 4 (12.12%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Web Design
8 1 (3.03%) B2B
8 1 (3.03%) B2C
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) VB
2 16 (48.48%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.21%) C#
5 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
6 6 (18.18%) PHP
7 5 (15.15%) VBA
8 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
8 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) MCSE
2 5 (15.15%) ISEB
2 5 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MCITP
2 5 (15.15%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) CCEA
3 3 (9.09%) CCA
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) XenApp
3 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) HP
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 7 (21.21%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) JD Edwards
5 4 (12.12%) SAP
6 3 (9.09%) JBoss
7 2 (6.06%) Adobe
7 2 (6.06%) Macromedia
Colchester, Essex
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 25 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 25 days ago
Colchester
Premier Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago