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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 49 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 11 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.31% 2.41% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 3.95% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Average salary £24,000 £38,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +38.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £37,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £38,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
264 228 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.35% 61.13% 67.80%
Number of salaries quoted 242 214 249
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,000
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 21 August 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 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) VB
3 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (48.28%) SQL
5 13 (44.83%) .NET
6 12 (41.38%) C#
7 11 (37.93%) Retail
8 10 (34.48%) Java
8 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 9 (31.03%) HTML
9 9 (31.03%) XML
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (31.03%) Ajax
9 9 (31.03%) HTML5
10 8 (27.59%) Web Services
10 8 (27.59%) DTS
10 8 (27.59%) Project Management
10 8 (27.59%) MVC
10 8 (27.59%) jQuery
11 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
11 7 (24.14%) Windows
11 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
11 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (20.69%) IIS
12 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
12 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
12 6 (20.69%) Active Directory

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (20.69%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (27.59%) DTS
5 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (37.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Project Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Systems Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.34%) Junior
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Technician
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Server Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) XML
2 9 (31.03%) Ajax
2 9 (31.03%) HTML5
3 8 (27.59%) jQuery
3 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.45%) XSLT
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) EPoS
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Project Management
1 8 (27.59%) MVC
2 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
2 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
3 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Test Management
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) VB
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) C#
4 10 (34.48%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
6 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
7 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.90%) Python
9 1 (3.45%) XQuery
9 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.69%) XenApp
1 6 (20.69%) vSphere
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
1 6 (20.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Citrix
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Altiris
3 5 (17.24%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) Dell
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Telerik