The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 103 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.47% 0.25% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.59% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -32.92%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
707 512 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.71% 42.52% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 567 442 408
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBScript
South East

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 3 £35,000 -
Dartford - 1 £40,000 - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) ISEB
3 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 4 (36.36%) System Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) VB
7 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) DTS
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) WinForms
8 1 (9.09%) MVC
8 1 (9.09%) Legal
8 1 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) DTS
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) TestComplete
2 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
2 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Development DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
1 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) DSDM
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
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