The first table below looks at the demand for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 199 164 182
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +18
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 26 56 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 1.04% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 1.75% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 31
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3255 3200 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.11% 59.47% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 2866 2904
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VBScript
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VBScript Salary Trend in the South West

VBScript
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +2 20 £32,750 +24.76% 1
Bristol -14 6 £27,500 -3.50% 6
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 43 (81.13%) SQL
2 37 (69.81%) XML
3 30 (56.60%) VB
4 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
5 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
6 20 (37.74%) Computer Science
7 19 (35.85%) MS Excel
8 18 (33.96%) .NET
8 18 (33.96%) VB.NET
8 18 (33.96%) OOP
8 18 (33.96%) OO
9 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
9 17 (32.08%) QuickTest Pro
10 16 (30.19%) MS Office
10 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
10 16 (30.19%) QA
11 15 (28.30%) ADO.NET
12 14 (26.42%) VBA
13 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (18.87%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (18.87%) HTML
14 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
15 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
15 9 (16.98%) HP
15 9 (16.98%) ISEB
15 9 (16.98%) CSS
15 9 (16.98%) Windows
16 8 (15.09%) MySQL
16 8 (15.09%) PHP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (18.87%) SharePoint 2010
1 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) WordPress
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (35.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (30.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.89%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Firewall
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.77%) ActiveReports
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) MSI
3 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) Hudson
4 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) Ant
General
1 2 (3.77%) Marketing
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Legal
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
3 5 (9.43%) VB Developer
3 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Junior
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Tester
6 2 (3.77%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Applications Packager
6 2 (3.77%) Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (69.81%) XML
2 18 (33.96%) .NET
3 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
4 15 (28.30%) ADO.NET
5 10 (18.87%) HTML
6 9 (16.98%) CSS
7 7 (13.21%) XSLT
8 2 (3.77%) XSL
8 2 (3.77%) Classic ASP
8 2 (3.77%) OCX
9 1 (1.89%) HTML5
9 1 (1.89%) Ajax
9 1 (1.89%) Middleware
9 1 (1.89%) SOAP
9 1 (1.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
2 3 (5.66%) UNIX
3 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) OOP
1 18 (33.96%) OO
2 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
3 8 (15.09%) Scrum
4 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
5 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.77%) SOA
6 2 (3.77%) ERP
6 2 (3.77%) BPEL
6 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.89%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (1.89%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.89%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.89%) Automation Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) Change Management
7 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) VB
3 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
4 18 (33.96%) VB.NET
5 14 (26.42%) VBA
6 8 (15.09%) PHP
7 4 (7.55%) C#
7 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.66%) Java
9 2 (3.77%) VB6
10 1 (1.89%) Jython
10 1 (1.89%) Ruby
10 1 (1.89%) Python
10 1 (1.89%) Perl
10 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) ISEB
2 8 (15.09%) Degree
3 6 (11.32%) MBA
4 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.89%) GIAC
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.19%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) SCCM
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.89%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) HP
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Apple
5 2 (3.77%) AppSense
5 2 (3.77%) hybris
6 1 (1.89%) Kofax
6 1 (1.89%) VMware
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Symantec
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