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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 140 71 138
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +67
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 11 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% 2.94% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 5.11% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 52 28
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £32,750 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,750 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
1062 1115 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.58% 57.53% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 852 940 1481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
Stevenage -13 6 - -
Watford -16 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Borehamwood - 1 £25,000 -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) VB
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
4 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (38.89%) SharePoint
6 13 (36.11%) .NET
7 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 12 (33.33%) C#
8 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
8 11 (30.56%) Retail
9 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
9 10 (27.78%) VBA
10 9 (25.00%) HTML
10 9 (25.00%) CSS
10 9 (25.00%) Data Mining
10 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.00%) Finance
10 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (22.22%) EdgeSight
11 8 (22.22%) XenApp
11 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
11 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
11 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 8 (22.22%) MCITP
11 8 (22.22%) Fujitsu
11 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
11 8 (22.22%) AppSense

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 14 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (19.44%) IIS
3 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.33%) DTS
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) MS Access
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) FxCop
2 1 (2.78%) StyleCop
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 11 (30.56%) Retail
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Publishing
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate
6 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
3 9 (25.00%) CSS
3 9 (25.00%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) XML
4 7 (19.44%) XSLT
5 6 (16.67%) Ajax
5 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.78%) WCF
7 1 (2.78%) LINQ
7 1 (2.78%) jQuery
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.78%) POCO
7 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.78%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Clustering
1 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
1 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 6 (16.67%) Coaching
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) RAD
4 3 (8.33%) Data Transformation
5 2 (5.56%) Line Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) Data Security
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
6 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) MVC
6 1 (2.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) VB
3 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
4 12 (33.33%) C#
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.78%) VBA
7 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
8 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 4 (11.11%) PHP
9 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.56%) C++
9 2 (5.56%) Java
9 2 (5.56%) VB6
9 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 8 (22.22%) MCITP
2 6 (16.67%) MCTS
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) VCP4
4 2 (5.56%) VCP5
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.56%) MCP
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) XenApp
2 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) Firmware
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) EdgeSight
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) AppSense
2 8 (22.22%) Fujitsu
2 8 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) Quark
3 2 (5.56%) Sophos
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle