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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 64 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 21 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.89% 2.59% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 5.58% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 23
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,005 £30,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
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
521 502 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.85% 46.52% 59.43%
Number of salaries quoted 427 442 542
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 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +1 6 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £40,000 -
Harlow +7 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Chelmsford - 1 £39,450 - 1
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (52.27%) VB
2 20 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (38.64%) Java
3 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
4 16 (36.36%) Windows
4 16 (36.36%) Finance
4 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 13 (29.55%) SQL
5 13 (29.55%) .NET
6 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.27%) ITIL
6 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 12 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 11 (25.00%) Citrix
7 11 (25.00%) C#
8 10 (22.73%) PHP
8 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
9 9 (20.45%) Oracle
9 9 (20.45%) Degree
10 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
10 8 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (18.18%) Selenium
10 8 (18.18%) SCCM
10 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 8 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (18.18%) VBA
10 8 (18.18%) Migration
10 8 (18.18%) HP
10 8 (18.18%) ISEB

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle CRM
1 7 (15.91%) Magento
2 2 (4.55%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LDAP
1 3 (6.82%) DHCP
1 3 (6.82%) DNS
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (18.18%) Selenium
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.55%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Test Specialist
1 20 (45.45%) Automation Specialist
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Test Automation Specialist
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) Trainer
5 3 (6.82%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Test Automation Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) IT Trainer
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) HTML
3 4 (9.09%) jQuery
3 4 (9.09%) Classic ASP
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (6.82%) XML
4 3 (6.82%) XHTML
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.82%) JSON
4 3 (6.82%) WCF
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (2.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 12 (27.27%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 8 (18.18%) Migration
5 7 (15.91%) OO
5 7 (15.91%) CRM
5 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.91%) Information Assurance
6 5 (11.36%) Wealth Management
7 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.09%) Web Design
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) MVC
8 3 (6.82%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
10 1 (2.27%) Information Governance
10 1 (2.27%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) VB
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 11 (25.00%) C#
6 10 (22.73%) PHP
7 8 (18.18%) VBA
8 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.27%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) ISEB
2 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 7 (15.91%) MCSE
3 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (15.91%) MCITP
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) CCEA
5 1 (2.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (15.91%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.82%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
1 8 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Citrix
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle
4 8 (18.18%) HP
5 7 (15.91%) JD Edwards
5 7 (15.91%) SAP
6 3 (6.82%) Adobe
6 3 (6.82%) Macromedia
6 3 (6.82%) VMware
7 2 (4.55%) JBoss
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