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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 94 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.48% 1.80% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 3.46% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
585 549 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.58% 52.04% 51.65%
Number of salaries quoted 458 443 399
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 £25,450 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
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 27 February 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 - 4 £40,000 -
Brentwood -17 1 - -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) HTML
3 16 (59.26%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) Classic ASP
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 12 (44.44%) VB
5 12 (44.44%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) CSS
7 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
8 9 (33.33%) ITIL
9 8 (29.63%) Citrix
9 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
10 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.93%) XML
10 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) Migration
11 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
12 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
12 5 (18.52%) SCCM
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
12 5 (18.52%) MS Office
12 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
12 5 (18.52%) MCSE
13 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) LDAP
1 3 (11.11%) DHCP
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Web Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Programmer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) CMS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) Classic ASP
4 12 (44.44%) jQuery
5 11 (40.74%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) WinForms
7 4 (14.81%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) JSON
8 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) NHS
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) VB
3 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) XQuery
7 1 (3.70%) XPath
7 1 (3.70%) Winbatch
7 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (18.52%) MCSE
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (14.81%) MCITP
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) XenApp
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.41%) XenServer
5 1 (3.70%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) VMware