The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 86 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.71% 0.52% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 0.95% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
VBScript
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
594 630 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 60.30% 54.45% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 531 545 499
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VBScript
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Kent

VBScript
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Maidstone - 7 £27,500 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (88.89%) WSUS
2 8 (88.89%) Backup Exec
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) Symantec
2 8 (88.89%) BCP
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) DSDM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Technical Support
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Technical Support
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Supervisor
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) BCP
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 8 (88.89%) WSUS
1 8 (88.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) Symantec
Sevenoaks, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 31,000
Posted: 3 days ago