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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 131 104 126
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +22
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 16 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 1.43% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 3.79% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 8
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -11.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
802 870 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.27% 37.60% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 677 754 708
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Reading

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (72.97%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (64.86%) Security Cleared
4 23 (62.16%) Windows 7
4 23 (62.16%) VB
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle
5 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
5 20 (54.05%) VMware
5 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (54.05%) Hyper-V
6 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (48.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 18 (48.65%) SCCM
8 16 (43.24%) PowerShell
9 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
10 9 (24.32%) MSI
11 8 (21.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 7 (18.92%) Java
12 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
12 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
12 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
13 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
13 6 (16.22%) XML
13 6 (16.22%) HP
13 6 (16.22%) Open Source
14 5 (13.51%) Selenium
14 5 (13.51%) Software Packaging
14 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.11%) ArcGIS
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.41%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) IPsec
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (2.70%) GGSN
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) RTCP
4 1 (2.70%) RTP
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) SMS
4 1 (2.70%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL CLR
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) OLTP
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MSI
2 5 (13.51%) Selenium
3 4 (10.81%) JBehave
4 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (5.41%) Subversion
5 2 (5.41%) JMeter
5 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.41%) AnthillPro
5 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.41%) Robotium
5 2 (5.41%) Artifactory
5 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.70%) WinRunner
6 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Advertising
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Integration Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (21.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Applications Packager
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.41%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) Software Packaging
2 5 (13.51%) Application Packaging
2 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 4 (10.81%) WSH
4 2 (5.41%) Spring
4 2 (5.41%) Ajax
4 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.41%) JDBC
4 2 (5.41%) JSP
4 2 (5.41%) J2EE
4 2 (5.41%) Taglibs
4 2 (5.41%) FreeMarker
4 2 (5.41%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) WF
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) DHTML
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Open Source
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) GIS
3 2 (5.41%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows 7
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.41%) VMS
8 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.70%) Android
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
2 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
3 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
3 3 (8.11%) Scrum
3 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) TDD
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.41%) Website Architecture
4 2 (5.41%) User Stories
4 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Information Retrieval
4 2 (5.41%) DevOps
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) VB
3 16 (43.24%) PowerShell
4 7 (18.92%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) Python
5 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) XPath
5 4 (10.81%) Groovy
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) VB6
6 2 (5.41%) XQuery
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.70%) MCP
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
1 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (54.05%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 18 (48.65%) SCCM
2 8 (21.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.41%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) Iperf
5 1 (2.70%) SCSM
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
5 1 (2.70%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.70%) WMI
5 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 20 (54.05%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) ESRI
5 3 (8.11%) Lumension
5 3 (8.11%) IBM
6 2 (5.41%) Symantec
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (2.70%) Vertica
7 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.70%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam
7 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Sophos
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) Empirix
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