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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 75 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 3 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 1.58% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 2.53% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 20
Average salary £21,500 £39,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.87% -8.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
395 592 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 54.94% 62.18% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 344 528 362
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
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 17 April 2015. 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 +9 1 £30,000 -23.07%
VBScript
East Midlands

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Retail-J
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) SMTP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Java

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) VMware