The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 85 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 9 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 1.04% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 2.09% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 21
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
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
490 623 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.46% 49.84% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 424 491 615
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +14 6 £37,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £40,000 -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Workflow
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (63.16%) SCCM
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) VB
4 11 (57.89%) Symantec
4 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
4 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
4 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 7 (36.84%) .NET
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) C#
6 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) KiXtart
7 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) Classic ASP
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
7 5 (26.32%) MVC
7 5 (26.32%) Telerik
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) Kendo UI

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Desktop Specialist
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Applications Packager
3 3 (15.79%) Development Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) Classic ASP
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) jQuery
2 5 (26.32%) Kendo UI
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Workflow
2 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Application Packaging
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
1 11 (57.89%) VB
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) KiXtart
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Groovy
4 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) SCCM
2 7 (36.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Symantec
3 5 (26.32%) Telerik
4 2 (10.53%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix