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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 111 123 112
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 33 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.27% 0.69% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 1.72% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 22
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
737 986 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.43% 39.90% 48.41%
Number of salaries quoted 593 846 866
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £28,800 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Reading

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 34 (52.31%) SQL
2 30 (46.15%) Windows
3 28 (43.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 27 (41.54%) HP Quality Center
5 24 (36.92%) Manual Testing
5 24 (36.92%) VB
6 22 (33.85%) Finance
6 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (32.31%) XML
8 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
8 20 (30.77%) Automation Testing
9 19 (29.23%) IIS
10 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
11 15 (23.08%) System Testing
11 15 (23.08%) Integration Testing
12 14 (21.54%) Subversion
13 13 (20.00%) Workflow
14 12 (18.46%) HTML
14 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
15 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
15 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
15 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
16 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
16 10 (15.38%) VMware
16 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (13.85%) Hyper-V
17 9 (13.85%) Oracle
18 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (10.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 19 (29.23%) IIS
2 4 (6.15%) ArcGIS
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (43.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (21.54%) Subversion
3 5 (7.69%) Selenium
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) French Language
2 2 (3.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Analyst
1 27 (41.54%) Test Analyst
2 21 (32.31%) Senior Analyst
2 21 (32.31%) Senior Test Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) Tester
5 10 (15.38%) Applications Support
5 10 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Tester
5 10 (15.38%) Applications Support Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Automation Tester
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Automation Tester
6 7 (10.77%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Security Researcher
8 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.15%) Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) XML
2 12 (18.46%) HTML
3 6 (9.23%) .NET
3 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (4.62%) Ajax
5 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.08%) Web Services
6 2 (3.08%) J2EE
6 2 (3.08%) DHTML
7 1 (1.54%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.54%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) PKI
2 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) Blog
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Open Source
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Manual Testing
2 20 (30.77%) Automation Testing
3 15 (23.08%) System Testing
3 15 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 13 (20.00%) Workflow
5 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.77%) Test Scripting
6 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.62%) MVC
8 2 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.08%) Scrum
8 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.08%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.08%) DRM
8 2 (3.08%) Project Management
8 2 (3.08%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (3.08%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (3.08%) Change Control
9 1 (1.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) SQL
2 24 (36.92%) VB
3 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.23%) C#
5 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.69%) C
7 3 (4.62%) Java
7 3 (4.62%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) CISSP
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.08%) MCP
5 1 (1.54%) MCSE
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.08%) XenApp
3 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 27 (41.54%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (10.77%) SCCM
2 7 (10.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.08%) ARCserve
4 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) VMware
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) IBM
4 4 (6.15%) Lumension
4 4 (6.15%) ESRI
5 2 (3.08%) Symantec
5 2 (3.08%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) CA
6 1 (1.54%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago