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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 169 162 141
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 1 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% 0.45% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.94% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 15
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
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
1667 1598 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.67% 48.38% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1271 1421
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) VB6
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SLA

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) VMware