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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 66 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 15 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.70% 1.57% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 2.71% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 7
Average salary £24,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.52% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £36,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £38,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
512 406 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.12% 57.83% 63.63%
Number of salaries quoted 466 380 434
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 22 August 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 +3 11 £24,000 -36.84% 1
VBScript
East Midlands

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (61.11%) VB
3 21 (58.33%) SQL
4 19 (52.78%) .NET
5 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (47.22%) C#
7 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 14 (38.89%) Retail
8 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
9 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (27.78%) HTML
10 10 (27.78%) Java
10 10 (27.78%) XML
10 10 (27.78%) Ajax
10 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (27.78%) HTML5
11 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 8 (22.22%) jQuery
12 8 (22.22%) MVC
12 8 (22.22%) Windows
12 8 (22.22%) Web Services
12 8 (22.22%) DTS
12 8 (22.22%) Project Management
13 7 (19.44%) IIS
13 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
13 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
14 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 5 (13.89%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (22.22%) DTS
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (13.89%) 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%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.33%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Report Writer
5 3 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Junior Developer
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%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) XML
3 10 (27.78%) Ajax
3 10 (27.78%) HTML5
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%) Classic ASP
7 2 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) EPoS
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.22%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
3 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
4 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Test Management
6 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
8 1 (2.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) VB
2 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) C#
4 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
6 10 (27.78%) Java
7 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (11.11%) Python
10 2 (5.56%) XQuery
11 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) XenApp
1 6 (16.67%) vSphere
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
1 6 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (13.89%) HP
3 5 (13.89%) Dell
3 5 (13.89%) Altiris
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Telerik
5 2 (5.56%) SAP