The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 66 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.94% 0.36% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 0.59% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £31,500 £39,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% +59.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VBScript
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
421 338 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.28% 60.36% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 380 296 362
Average salary £35,000 £33,621 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VBScript
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Somerset

VBScript
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +2 4 £31,500 -21.25%
Yeovil - 3 £29,000 -
VBScript
South West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) VB
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) VB6
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Intel

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) XSL
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) VB
1 5 (62.50%) VB6
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCSD
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Intel
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco