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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 122 135 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 26 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 0.54% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.53% 1.34% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 19
Average salary £40,750 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.16% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
736 1045 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.07% 40.61% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 577 872 810
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 £28,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 November 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Reading

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 31 (55.36%) SQL
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) VB
2 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 17 (30.36%) IIS
5 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
5 17 (30.36%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (28.57%) Manual Testing
7 15 (26.79%) XML
8 14 (25.00%) Finance
8 14 (25.00%) VMware
8 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 13 (23.21%) Subversion
10 11 (19.64%) Workflow
10 11 (19.64%) Oracle
10 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
10 11 (19.64%) HTML
10 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
11 10 (17.86%) System Testing
11 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
11 10 (17.86%) Integration Testing
12 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 8 (14.29%) PKI
12 8 (14.29%) SCCM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 17 (30.36%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.14%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) MySQL
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (23.21%) Subversion
3 6 (10.71%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) MSI
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.79%) AnthillPro
5 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.79%) JBehave
5 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) French Language
2 2 (3.57%) German Language
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Analyst
1 17 (30.36%) Test Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) Support Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (17.86%) Applications Support Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) Applications Support
5 9 (16.07%) Tester
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Tester
6 8 (14.29%) Automation Tester
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
7 4 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Security Researcher
7 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) XML
2 11 (19.64%) HTML
3 6 (10.71%) .NET
3 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.93%) CSS
5 4 (7.14%) Ajax
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.36%) J2EE
6 3 (5.36%) Web Services
7 2 (3.57%) DHTML
7 2 (3.57%) Software Packaging
7 2 (3.57%) WSH
8 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.79%) Spring
8 1 (1.79%) FreeMarker
8 1 (1.79%) Taglibs
8 1 (1.79%) RESTful
8 1 (1.79%) JDBC
8 1 (1.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) PKI
2 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Open Source
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Blog
4 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 14 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 11 (19.64%) Workflow
4 10 (17.86%) Integration Testing
4 10 (17.86%) System Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.36%) MVC
8 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.57%) DRM
9 2 (3.57%) Change Control
9 2 (3.57%) IT Asset Management
10 1 (1.79%) DevOps
10 1 (1.79%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) VB
3 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
4 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) C#
5 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.14%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) C
7 3 (5.36%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) Python
8 1 (1.79%) XQuery
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) XPath
8 1 (1.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) CISSP
4 3 (5.36%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.57%) MCP
5 2 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) XenApp
4 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (30.36%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (14.29%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (5.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.57%) ARCserve
4 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle
4 6 (10.71%) HP
5 4 (7.14%) IBM
5 4 (7.14%) CA
5 4 (7.14%) McAfee
5 4 (7.14%) ESRI
5 4 (7.14%) Lumension
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
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