The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 53 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 1 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.25% 3.56% 7.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 5.62% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 26
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VBScript
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
216 338 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.82% 63.30% 66.11%
Number of salaries quoted 189 295 233
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VBScript
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Leicester

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) OOP
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) Python

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Junior
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle