The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 139 89 135
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +46
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 7 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 2.17% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 3.83% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 34 30
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1081 1070 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.23% 56.52% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 840 870 1411
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Hertfordshire region.

VBScript Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Watford -15 4 £42,500 +30.76%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) VB
2 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) Retail
4 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 6 (28.57%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 6 (28.57%) AppSense
6 6 (28.57%) Fujitsu
6 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) XenApp
6 6 (28.57%) EdgeSight
7 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (23.81%) IIS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (9.52%) JBoss
4 2 (9.52%) Apache
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) FTP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) DTS
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (4.76%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (4.76%) Toad
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) FxCop
1 1 (4.76%) StyleCop
General
1 8 (38.10%) Retail
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) XSLT
5 3 (14.29%) Ajax
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
6 2 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (4.76%) WinForms
7 1 (4.76%) DHTML
7 1 (4.76%) XSL
7 1 (4.76%) WCF
7 1 (4.76%) LINQ
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Coaching
2 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 3 (14.29%) ERP
2 3 (14.29%) Service Management
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) WFM
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) BDD
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) Code Coverage
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
1 10 (47.62%) VB
1 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) VBA
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCTS
2 3 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) EdgeSight
2 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) Citrix
2 6 (28.57%) AppSense
2 6 (28.57%) Fujitsu
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) JD Edwards
4 2 (9.52%) Quark
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Sophos
5 1 (4.76%) IronPort
5 1 (4.76%) Veeam
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) HP