The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 69 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.98% 0.44% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 0.80% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £52,500 £26,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+101.92% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VBScript
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
387 498 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.35% 54.25% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 343 470 459
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,050
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VBScript
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Oxford

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) EJB
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (53.85%) VB
4 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Marketing
4 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (53.85%) Intranet
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
5 6 (46.15%) Spring
5 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) CSS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (53.85%) IIS
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) EJB
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) Struts
4 6 (46.15%) Classic ASP
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) COM
4 6 (46.15%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Flash
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) WSDL
7 1 (7.69%) XSLT
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) LINQ
7 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) BDD
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) VB
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 5 (38.46%) ActionScript
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) IBM
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
3 2 (15.38%) SAP