The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 69 70
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 0 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 2.41% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.03% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 11
Average salary - £26,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +1.35%
VBScript
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
334 596 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.58% 59.84% 59.91%
Number of salaries quoted 289 548 375
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Retail-J
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft