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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 95 109 89
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.32% 0.087%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.56% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £42,250 £35,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.85% +28.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
561 710 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 57.89% 57.03% 41.66%
Number of salaries quoted 495 563 410
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) BCP
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
1 17 (85.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (80.00%) Citrix
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (75.00%) WSUS
3 15 (75.00%) vSphere
4 14 (70.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 14 (70.00%) Backup Exec
4 14 (70.00%) Symantec
4 14 (70.00%) DNS
4 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (70.00%) DHCP
4 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) VB
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
6 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (10.00%) Document Management
7 2 (10.00%) PrintSoft PReS
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) PrintSoft PReS
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) DHCP
1 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Technical Support
2 12 (60.00%) Support Supervisor
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) BCP
2 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (10.00%) Document Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) BDD
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Line Management
3 1 (5.00%) Coaching
3 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) DSDM
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) WSUS
2 14 (70.00%) Backup Exec
2 14 (70.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Citrix
3 14 (70.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) Wyse
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade
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