The first table below looks at the demand for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 69 62 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 17 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.75% 2.52% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 4.26% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 3
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
570 399 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.64% 59.11% 65.59%
Number of salaries quoted 530 371 461
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,133 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBScript
East Midlands

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

VBScript
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -8 11 £24,000 -36.84%
VBScript
East Midlands

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) VB
3 17 (47.22%) .NET
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (41.67%) C#
5 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 14 (38.89%) Retail
6 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
7 11 (30.56%) Windows
7 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
8 10 (27.78%) Ajax
8 10 (27.78%) HTML5
8 10 (27.78%) XML
8 10 (27.78%) HTML
8 10 (27.78%) Java
9 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (25.00%) IIS
9 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (25.00%) VMware
9 9 (25.00%) Citrix
9 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (25.00%) SAN
9 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (25.00%) vSphere
9 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (25.00%) Incident Management

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (25.00%) IIS
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 8 (22.22%) DNS
3 7 (19.44%) Internet
3 7 (19.44%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (47.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (22.22%) DTS
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) TestDirector
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (38.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.89%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Report Writer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) Ajax
2 10 (27.78%) HTML5
2 10 (27.78%) XML
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (22.22%) jQuery
4 8 (22.22%) Web Services
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.56%) CSS3
7 2 (5.56%) XSLT
8 1 (2.78%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) EPoS
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 8 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (22.22%) Project Management
2 8 (22.22%) MVC
3 7 (19.44%) Change Management
3 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Test Management
5 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
1 19 (52.78%) VB
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
4 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
5 10 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.33%) Python
8 2 (5.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (25.00%) vSphere
2 8 (22.22%) XenApp
3 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCOM
2 8 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
2 9 (25.00%) Citrix
3 7 (19.44%) HP
3 7 (19.44%) Dell
3 7 (19.44%) Altiris
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Telerik
5 2 (5.56%) SAP