The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 182 139 129
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 4 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.60% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 1.16% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VBScript
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1624 1461 1590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 43.04% 51.94% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1231 1399
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VBScript
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Leeds

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) VB6
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) CMDB
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) VB6 Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) CMDB
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB6
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) UAG
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds