The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 228 192 164
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -28
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 15 31 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.58% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 1.01% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 58
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
VBScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3308 3063 3208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.46% 57.46% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2916 2741 2873
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram 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 3 March 2015. 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
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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
Wiltshire -13 6 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Bristol -12 3 £47,000 +64.91% 1
Devon - 3 £23,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -5 2 £42,500 +34.92% 2
Somerset - 1 £32,500 - 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 36 (72.00%) SQL
2 30 (60.00%) VB
3 28 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (42.00%) .NET
5 17 (34.00%) C#
6 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 15 (30.00%) VB6
8 14 (28.00%) QA
8 14 (28.00%) Scrum
8 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (28.00%) HTML
9 13 (26.00%) VB.NET
9 13 (26.00%) MS Office
9 13 (26.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 12 (24.00%) Oracle
11 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
11 11 (22.00%) ISEB
11 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 9 (18.00%) MySQL
14 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
14 8 (16.00%) Windows
14 8 (16.00%) CSS
14 8 (16.00%) Web Services
14 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
14 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
15 7 (14.00%) SAN
15 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
15 7 (14.00%) Classic ASP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Office
2 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) VoIP
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) MSI
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) DBA
5 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Products Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) HTML
3 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (16.00%) CSS
4 8 (16.00%) Web Services
5 7 (14.00%) Classic ASP
6 6 (12.00%) XML
6 6 (12.00%) Ajax
7 4 (8.00%) WCF
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 2 (4.00%) Spring
10 1 (2.00%) XSL
10 1 (2.00%) XHTML
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) UNIX
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Scrum
1 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.00%) MVC
3 5 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (6.00%) Change Management
4 3 (6.00%) OO
4 3 (6.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (6.00%) Release Management
4 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (4.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (4.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.00%) Workflow
6 1 (2.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) SQL
2 30 (60.00%) VB
3 17 (34.00%) C#
4 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (30.00%) VB6
6 13 (26.00%) VB.NET
7 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (12.00%) VBA
9 4 (8.00%) Java
9 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.00%) PHP
11 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) MCSD
3 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 2 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) Veeam
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) EMC
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE - AMS
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: 25 days holiday, flexitime, healthcare,pension,shares,death in service
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago