The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 50 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.20% 0.44% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 0.67% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £33,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £42,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
VBScript
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
209 297 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 62.76% 64.85% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 177 233 217
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VBScript
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (100.00%) Internet
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (84.62%) XenApp
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (84.62%) Back Office
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) VMware ESX
2 11 (84.62%) Clustering
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 2000
2 11 (84.62%) VB
2 11 (84.62%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Telnet
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Telnet
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (84.62%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 11 (84.62%) Server Specialist
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 2000
2 11 (84.62%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) VMware ESX
1 11 (84.62%) XenApp
1 11 (84.62%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Citrix
1 11 (84.62%) VMware