The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 76 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 17 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.42% 3.07% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 5.84% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 23
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +53.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
594 582 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.46% 52.53% 65.16%
Number of salaries quoted 512 494 681
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBScript
East of England

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 25 July 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
Harlow +2 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Brentwood -3 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) VB
3 18 (45.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
6 15 (37.50%) Java
7 14 (35.00%) .NET
7 14 (35.00%) Test Automation
8 13 (32.50%) Service Delivery
9 12 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (30.00%) Citrix
9 12 (30.00%) Oracle
9 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
10 11 (27.50%) PHP
10 11 (27.50%) ITIL
11 10 (25.00%) MCSE
11 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 10 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (25.00%) Degree
11 10 (25.00%) MCITP
12 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (22.50%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) HP
13 8 (20.00%) CRM
13 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
13 8 (20.00%) OO
13 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
13 8 (20.00%) SAP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
1 8 (20.00%) Magento
2 4 (10.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (10.00%) Selenium
3 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Test Specialist
1 18 (45.00%) Automation Specialist
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Trainer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Trainer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) XHTML
2 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.50%) JSON
2 3 (7.50%) WCF
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (32.50%) Service Delivery
3 11 (27.50%) ITIL
4 8 (20.00%) OO
4 8 (20.00%) CRM
4 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.50%) Information Assurance
5 7 (17.50%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Wealth Management
7 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.00%) Web Design
8 3 (7.50%) MVC
8 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.50%) ITIL V2
9 1 (2.50%) V-Model
9 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) VB
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Java
4 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (27.50%) PHP
6 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (17.50%) C#
9 4 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) MCSE
1 10 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (25.00%) MCITP
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.00%) ISEB
4 3 (7.50%) CCA
4 3 (7.50%) CCEA
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
4 5 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (17.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 12 (30.00%) Citrix
3 9 (22.50%) HP
4 8 (20.00%) JD Edwards
4 8 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (7.50%) JBoss
5 3 (7.50%) Adobe
5 3 (7.50%) Macromedia