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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South East / Kent
Rank 73 97 95
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.47% 0.54% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 1.02% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 4
Median salary £32,500 £43,568 £37,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.40% +16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £52,500 £49,425
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%

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
456 587 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.75% 52.46% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 366 504 544
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

VBScript Salary Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Chatham - 12 £32,500 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 13 (92.86%) VB
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) Solaris
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) UML
4 7 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (50.00%) XHTML
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (50.00%) ECMAScript
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) SOAP
4 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) XSLT
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (50.00%) Software Testing

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:

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Change Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 2 (14.29%) QC Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) XHTML
2 7 (50.00%) XML
2 7 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Solaris
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Change Control
1 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 7 (50.00%) OO
1 7 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (50.00%) Open Source
1 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (50.00%) UML
1 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) IT Governance
2 4 (28.57%) Release Management
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) VB
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) ECMAScript
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) C++
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) Perforce
3 2 (14.29%) HP