The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 121 95 133
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +38
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 24 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.97% 2.11% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 3.78% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 20
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1145 1191 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.24% 55.97% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 975 960 1180
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 July 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 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
Berkhamsted - 8 £37,500 -
Stevenage -4 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hoddesdon - 2 £26,000 -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 57 (80.28%) SQL
2 42 (59.15%) VB
3 32 (45.07%) .NET
4 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
5 28 (39.44%) Windows
6 27 (38.03%) C#
7 22 (30.99%) PowerShell
8 20 (28.17%) VBA
8 20 (28.17%) MS Excel
8 20 (28.17%) Data Mining
9 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
9 19 (26.76%) HTML
10 16 (22.54%) Retail
10 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
10 16 (22.54%) SharePoint
11 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
12 12 (16.90%) T-SQL
12 12 (16.90%) MS Office
12 12 (16.90%) XML
12 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (15.49%) RAD
13 11 (15.49%) Finance
14 10 (14.08%) UNIX
14 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
14 10 (14.08%) Degree
15 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
15 9 (12.68%) C
15 9 (12.68%) Java
15 9 (12.68%) Oracle

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (22.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.27%) IIS
3 7 (9.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.41%) LiveLink
Applications
1 20 (28.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.90%) MS Office
3 6 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) DHCP
1 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.45%) DNS
1 6 (8.45%) Intranet
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) SAN
2 2 (2.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.17%) Data Mining
3 11 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (12.68%) DTS
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (9.86%) MS Access
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.04%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (7.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (5.63%) MSI
3 4 (5.63%) InstallShield
3 4 (5.63%) AdminStudio
3 4 (5.63%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 16 (22.54%) Retail
2 11 (15.49%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Back Office
4 4 (5.63%) Billing
5 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Analyst
2 26 (36.62%) Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Data Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) SQL Developer
5 7 (9.86%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Tester
8 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Programmer
8 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Release Management Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) .NET
2 19 (26.76%) HTML
3 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
4 12 (16.90%) XML
5 7 (9.86%) CSS
6 6 (8.45%) Ajax
6 6 (8.45%) Web Services
6 6 (8.45%) XSLT
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.41%) HTML5
8 1 (1.41%) CSS3
8 1 (1.41%) jQuery
8 1 (1.41%) SAP Business Workflow
8 1 (1.41%) XSL
8 1 (1.41%) DCOM
8 1 (1.41%) Flash
8 1 (1.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Firmware
2 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Clustering
3 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) UNIX
4 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.45%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.04%) Linux
8 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.63%) Android
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) RAD
2 8 (11.27%) Workflow
3 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.45%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (8.45%) ITIL
4 6 (8.45%) Data Transformation
5 5 (7.04%) Performance Management
5 5 (7.04%) Regression Testing
6 4 (5.63%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.63%) ERP
6 4 (5.63%) ETL
6 4 (5.63%) Release Management
6 4 (5.63%) Android Development
7 2 (2.82%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.82%) Data Security
7 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.82%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 57 (80.28%) SQL
2 42 (59.15%) VB
3 27 (38.03%) C#
4 22 (30.99%) PowerShell
5 20 (28.17%) VBA
6 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
7 12 (16.90%) T-SQL
8 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
9 9 (12.68%) C
9 9 (12.68%) Java
10 8 (11.27%) VB6
10 8 (11.27%) PL/SQL
11 5 (7.04%) Perl
11 5 (7.04%) PHP
12 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
12 4 (5.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) MCITP
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.45%) MCTS
4 4 (5.63%) MOS
4 4 (5.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.82%) CCNA
6 2 (2.82%) MCP
6 2 (2.82%) VCP4
6 2 (2.82%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.23%) XenApp
3 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) WSUS
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Altiris
3 4 (5.63%) Computacenter
4 3 (4.23%) Fujitsu
4 3 (4.23%) Citrix
4 3 (4.23%) AppSense
5 2 (2.82%) VMware
5 2 (2.82%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) Sophos
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Open Text
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago