The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 126 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 20 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.90% 1.40% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 3.77% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 13
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
883 875 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.70% 37.23% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 720 729 714
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Reading

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) PowerShell
3 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 20 (51.28%) Windows
4 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 17 (43.59%) T-SQL
6 16 (41.03%) VB
7 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 15 (38.46%) Degree
8 14 (35.90%) Replication
8 14 (35.90%) Clustering
9 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 13 (33.33%) QA
9 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 13 (33.33%) HP
10 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (30.77%) Problem Management
10 12 (30.77%) VMware
10 12 (30.77%) SQL CLR
10 12 (30.77%) Vertica
10 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
11 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
12 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 9 (23.08%) Oracle
13 9 (23.08%) SCCM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (15.38%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.69%) ArcGIS
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) IPsec
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.56%) SMTP
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) SNMP
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL CLR
3 5 (12.82%) OLTP
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) HP UFT
1 4 (10.26%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) JBehave
2 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.13%) Robotium
2 2 (5.13%) MSI
2 2 (5.13%) JMeter
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) WinRunner
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) DBA
2 11 (28.21%) Administrator
3 9 (23.08%) Integration Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Database Specialist
4 7 (17.95%) Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) SQL DBA
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (10.26%) Server Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.13%) Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Packager
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
1 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.26%) XML
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.56%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.56%) WF
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) DHTML
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Replication
1 14 (35.90%) Clustering
2 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.69%) PKI
5 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
5 2 (5.13%) GIS
5 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (2.56%) UNIX
7 1 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Problem Management
1 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (20.51%) Time Management
3 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
3 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 2 (5.13%) User Stories
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) PowerShell
3 17 (43.59%) T-SQL
4 16 (41.03%) VB
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) C#
6 5 (12.82%) Java
6 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.13%) Python
7 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.13%) VB6
7 2 (5.13%) XPath
7 2 (5.13%) Groovy
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 9 (23.08%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (10.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.56%) WMI
4 1 (2.56%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) Nagios
4 1 (2.56%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.56%) SCSM
4 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) HP
3 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Vertica
4 9 (23.08%) Oracle
5 5 (12.82%) ESRI
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) Lumension
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) Sophos
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 2 days ago