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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 66 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 20 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.83% 2.09% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.98% 4.55% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 24
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +16.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,560 £30,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £34,175
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
502 505 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.89% 45.95% 59.22%
Number of salaries quoted 406 444 526
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 15 September 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 15 September 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
(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
Brentwood 0 6 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 6 £40,000 - 1
Harlow +4 1 £42,000 +20.00%
Chelmsford - 1 £39,450 -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 23 (54.76%) VB
2 20 (47.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
3 16 (38.10%) Finance
4 15 (35.71%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
6 11 (26.19%) Citrix
6 11 (26.19%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 10 (23.81%) PHP
7 10 (23.81%) SQL
7 10 (23.81%) C#
8 8 (19.05%) HTML
8 8 (19.05%) VBA
8 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
8 8 (19.05%) Migration
8 8 (19.05%) HP
8 8 (19.05%) ISEB
8 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
8 8 (19.05%) Selenium
8 8 (19.05%) SCCM
8 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 8 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (16.67%) XenDesktop
9 7 (16.67%) Information Assurance

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle CRM
1 7 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) LDAP
1 4 (9.52%) DHCP
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
1 4 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (19.05%) Selenium
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (4.76%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.38%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Test Specialist
1 20 (47.62%) Automation Specialist
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Test Automation Specialist
4 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Trainer
6 3 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Trainer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Automation Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Manager
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) jQuery
3 5 (11.90%) Classic ASP
3 5 (11.90%) CSS
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.14%) XHTML
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.76%) JSON
5 2 (4.76%) WCF
5 2 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
2 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL
4 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
5 7 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (16.67%) CRM
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 5 (11.90%) Wealth Management
7 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.52%) Investment Management
7 4 (9.52%) Web Design
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) MVC
9 1 (2.38%) Content Management
9 1 (2.38%) B2B
9 1 (2.38%) B2C
9 1 (2.38%) Time Management
9 1 (2.38%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) VB
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) PHP
4 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 10 (23.81%) C#
5 8 (19.05%) VBA
6 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ISEB
1 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (14.29%) MCITP
3 6 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (14.29%) MCSE
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) MetaFrame
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
1 8 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Citrix
3 8 (19.05%) HP
4 7 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 7 (16.67%) SAP
5 4 (9.52%) VMware
6 3 (7.14%) Adobe
6 3 (7.14%) Macromedia
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago