The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 82 94 101
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.32% 0.92% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.50% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
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
482 665 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.84% 61.46% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 430 591 570
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £45,000 - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) DHTML
4 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) WinForms
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (25.00%) Gatling
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) TestNG
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
3 1 (12.50%) MSI
3 1 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (50.00%) DHTML
4 4 (50.00%) WinForms
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows NT
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
5 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) AppDNA
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) AppSense
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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