The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 65 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% 1.78% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 2.72% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VBScript
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
331 368 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 66.60% 65.60% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 282 336 244
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Lancashire

VBScript
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
(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
Preston - 2 £37,500 -
VBScript
North West

VBScript
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) C#