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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 121 106 125
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 24 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.05% 1.41% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.68% 3.88% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 9
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,500 £80,000
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
895 876 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.22% 36.41% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 718 763 717
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 £31,500
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 3 July 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Reading

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 27 (62.79%) Windows
3 22 (51.16%) PowerShell
4 21 (48.84%) VB
5 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
6 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
6 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
7 18 (41.86%) Windows 7
8 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
9 16 (37.21%) VMware
9 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (34.88%) Hyper-V
10 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
11 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
11 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (30.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 13 (30.23%) Oracle
12 13 (30.23%) SCCM
13 12 (27.91%) Degree
13 12 (27.91%) HP
14 11 (25.58%) Replication
14 11 (25.58%) Clustering
15 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
15 10 (23.26%) QA
15 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
16 9 (20.93%) SQL CLR
16 9 (20.93%) Vertica
16 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (20.93%) Problem Management

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (13.95%) IIS
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.98%) ArcGIS
4 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.33%) Lync
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) IPsec
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL CLR
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) OLTP
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MSI
2 4 (9.30%) Selenium
2 4 (9.30%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.65%) JBehave
3 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.65%) Robotium
3 2 (4.65%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.33%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Integration Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) DBA
3 8 (18.60%) Administrator
4 7 (16.28%) Consultant
5 6 (13.95%) Database Specialist
6 5 (11.63%) Applications Packager
6 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
8 3 (6.98%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Server Administrator
9 2 (4.65%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
1 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
1 5 (11.63%) Application Packaging
2 4 (9.30%) XML
3 3 (6.98%) Software Packaging
3 3 (6.98%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) WSH
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) DHTML
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) WF
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Replication
1 11 (25.58%) Clustering
2 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
3 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.98%) PKI
5 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.65%) GIS
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows 7
3 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.98%) Linux
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX
8 1 (2.33%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
1 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (16.28%) Time Management
2 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
4 3 (6.98%) Automation Testing
4 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.65%) Scrum
5 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.65%) User Stories
5 2 (4.65%) Open Source
5 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Network Design
6 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) PowerShell
3 21 (48.84%) VB
4 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
5 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.63%) C#
6 5 (11.63%) Java
6 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) Python
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.65%) VB6
7 2 (4.65%) XPath
7 2 (4.65%) Groovy
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) Degree
3 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (34.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 13 (30.23%) SCCM
2 6 (13.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.33%) WMI
5 1 (2.33%) WSUS
5 1 (2.33%) Nagios
5 1 (2.33%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.33%) SCSM
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) Oracle
4 12 (27.91%) HP
5 9 (20.93%) Vertica
6 5 (11.63%) ESRI
7 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 3 (6.98%) Lumension
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco
8 2 (4.65%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) Sophos
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Citrix
9 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.33%) Veeam
9 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
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