The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 126 121 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.12% 0.071% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.12% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 11
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
VBScript
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1061 829 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 64.54% 58.84% 59.70%
Number of salaries quoted 866 741 780
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

VBScript
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Thame - 2 £42,500 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Use Case
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Use Case
5 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (20.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Rally