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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 52 61 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.53% 4.20% 5.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 6.14% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 18
Average salary £34,500 £37,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £38,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
216 391 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 56.99% 68.36% 66.87%
Number of salaries quoted 201 343 208
Average salary £38,800 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 19 December 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (69.23%) VB
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 5 (38.46%) C#
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 5 (38.46%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
8 2 (15.38%) VBA
8 2 (15.38%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) SAP
8 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (15.38%) EPoS
9 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (7.69%) IIS
9 1 (7.69%) CSS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) SMTP
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) VB
3 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) VBA
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) VMware