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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 130 121 132
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 19 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% 0.85% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 2.07% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
841 965 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.35% 40.82% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 731 830 734
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 £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 March 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Reading

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
3 28 (62.22%) SQL
4 26 (57.78%) Security Cleared
5 24 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (53.33%) Windows 7
5 24 (53.33%) VMware
6 23 (51.11%) VB
7 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (46.67%) Oracle
8 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
9 20 (44.44%) Hyper-V
10 19 (42.22%) SCCM
10 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (42.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
12 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
13 11 (24.44%) MSI
13 11 (24.44%) HP
13 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
14 8 (17.78%) Open Source
14 8 (17.78%) Java
14 8 (17.78%) IIS
14 8 (17.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
15 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
15 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
15 7 (15.56%) Software Packaging
16 6 (13.33%) Selenium
16 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Lync
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.22%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) IPsec
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.22%) GGSN
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) RTCP
3 1 (2.22%) RTP
3 1 (2.22%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) MarkLogic
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MSI
2 6 (13.33%) Selenium
3 4 (8.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (8.89%) JBehave
3 4 (8.89%) Subversion
4 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.44%) Robotium
4 2 (4.44%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) JMeter
4 2 (4.44%) AnthillPro
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
1 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Integration Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (24.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Packager
5 4 (8.89%) Security Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Software Packaging
2 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (13.33%) Web Services
2 6 (13.33%) XML
2 6 (13.33%) WSH
3 5 (11.11%) Ajax
3 5 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 5 (11.11%) HTML
4 4 (8.89%) CSS
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.44%) Spring
5 2 (4.44%) JDBC
5 2 (4.44%) JSP
5 2 (4.44%) DHTML
5 2 (4.44%) J2EE
5 2 (4.44%) FreeMarker
5 2 (4.44%) Taglibs
5 2 (4.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Open Source
2 5 (11.11%) PKI
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.22%) GIS
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.89%) Linux
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.44%) VMS
9 1 (2.22%) Android
9 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
1 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
3 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
4 3 (6.67%) Automation Testing
4 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.67%) MVC
4 3 (6.67%) Workflow
5 2 (4.44%) Scrum
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) TDD
5 2 (4.44%) DevOps
5 2 (4.44%) Information Retrieval
5 2 (4.44%) Website Architecture
5 2 (4.44%) User Stories
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.44%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 23 (51.11%) VB
3 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.78%) Java
6 6 (13.33%) C#
6 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.89%) Python
7 4 (8.89%) XPath
7 4 (8.89%) Groovy
7 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.67%) PHP
9 2 (4.44%) XQuery
9 2 (4.44%) Ruby
10 1 (2.22%) VB6
10 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Security Cleared
2 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) CCNA
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 20 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (42.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 19 (42.22%) SCCM
2 8 (17.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.44%) Puppet
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.22%) Iperf
5 1 (2.22%) Nagios
5 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (53.33%) VMware
3 21 (46.67%) Oracle
4 11 (24.44%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) CA
5 4 (8.89%) McAfee
6 2 (4.44%) ESRI
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) Empirix
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) Sophos
7 1 (2.22%) Mitel
7 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.22%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.22%) Veeam
7 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.22%) Lumension
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