The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 89 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.18% 0.69% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 1.31% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
VBScript
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
493 533 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 44.98% 52.41% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 457 612
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VBScript
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Ant
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (33.33%) Matrix Management
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Hudson
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) VB
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Remedy

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Ant
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) Hudson
2 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Tester
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) HP