The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 59 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 9 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.66% 1.99% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 4.55% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 3
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
234 264 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 43.17% 43.85% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 210 248 230
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VBScript
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Slough region.

VBScript Salary Trend in Slough

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Slough region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Slough

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) WFM
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Flex
5 3 (30.00%) WordPress
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Classic ASP
5 3 (30.00%) Flash
6 2 (20.00%) DRM
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) IIS
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (30.00%) WordPress
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) Classic ASP
4 3 (30.00%) Flash
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Flex
4 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) DHTML
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) WFM
2 2 (20.00%) DRM
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies