The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 125 132 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 4 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.50% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 1.21% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 31
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
VBScript
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
717 912 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.40% 41.38% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 640 800 646
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VBScript
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Reading

VBScript
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Python
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) SAN

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) HP