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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 85 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 17 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.37% 1.52% 2.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 2.99% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 27
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
644 668 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 51.81% 50.72% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 514 570 503
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 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 -1 4 £35,000 - 2
Brentwood -3 4 - - 1
Basildon - 4 £41,250 - 1
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 15 (55.56%) Windows
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) ITIL
4 12 (44.44%) VB
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) Windows 2000
4 12 (44.44%) LDAP
4 12 (44.44%) DHCP
4 12 (44.44%) Citrix
4 12 (44.44%) SAN
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (44.44%) DNS
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 12 (44.44%) VMware ESX
4 12 (44.44%) Change Management
4 12 (44.44%) Clustering
4 12 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (44.44%) XenApp
4 12 (44.44%) XenServer
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
6 8 (29.63%) Classic ASP
6 8 (29.63%) CSS
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (29.63%) jQuery

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) LDAP
1 12 (44.44%) DHCP
1 12 (44.44%) DNS
1 12 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 8 (29.63%) Programmer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) AWS Developer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) Classic ASP
2 8 (29.63%) CSS
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 8 (29.63%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows 2000
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
1 12 (44.44%) Change Management
1 12 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Document Management
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Fund Management
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) VB
1 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) VBA
4 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 12 (44.44%) VMware ESX
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (44.44%) XenApp
1 12 (44.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) Citrix
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) HP
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago