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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 189 172 159
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 35 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.73% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.25% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 43
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3519 3037 3157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.22% 58.21% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3026 2712 2869
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Wiltshire -8 18 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 10 £32,000 - 3
Bristol -7 5 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Somerset - 2 £34,250 - 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 50 (75.76%) SQL
1 50 (75.76%) VB
2 35 (53.03%) XML
3 33 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 32 (48.48%) MS Excel
4 32 (48.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 31 (46.97%) QA
6 28 (42.42%) MS Office
7 26 (39.39%) VBA
8 21 (31.82%) Windows
9 19 (28.79%) OO
10 18 (27.27%) HP
11 17 (25.76%) OOP
11 17 (25.76%) Automated Testing
12 16 (24.24%) .NET
12 16 (24.24%) ISEB
12 16 (24.24%) Scrum
13 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
14 13 (19.70%) Oracle
14 13 (19.70%) Visual Studio
14 13 (19.70%) VB.NET
14 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
14 13 (19.70%) Degree
15 10 (15.15%) C#
16 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
17 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
17 8 (12.12%) VMware
17 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
18 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 28 (42.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.52%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Firewall
1 5 (7.58%) DHCP
1 5 (7.58%) DNS
2 4 (6.06%) SAN
2 4 (6.06%) Internet
3 3 (4.55%) LAN
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) Intranet
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
4 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (48.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (19.70%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.06%) MSI
4 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
1 3 (4.55%) Automotive
2 2 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Developer
2 10 (15.15%) Tester
3 9 (13.64%) Junior
3 9 (13.64%) Junior Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Test Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Automated Tester
5 7 (10.61%) Lead Tester
6 6 (9.09%) Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) VB Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Packager
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Lead Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Automated Test Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.03%) XML
2 16 (24.24%) .NET
3 7 (10.61%) Web Services
4 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.58%) SOAP
5 5 (7.58%) ADO.NET
6 4 (6.06%) Classic ASP
6 4 (6.06%) HTML
6 4 (6.06%) OCX
6 4 (6.06%) JSON
6 4 (6.06%) WCF
6 4 (6.06%) REST
7 3 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (1.52%) CSS3
8 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.52%) WinForms
8 1 (1.52%) XSL
8 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Replication
3 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
3 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.03%) UNIX
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) OO
2 17 (25.76%) OOP
2 17 (25.76%) Automated Testing
3 16 (24.24%) Scrum
4 4 (6.06%) ITIL
4 4 (6.06%) System Testing
5 2 (3.03%) SOA
5 2 (3.03%) Change Management
5 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.03%) BPEL
5 2 (3.03%) Automation Testing
5 2 (3.03%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.52%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.52%) Cyber Security
6 1 (1.52%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.52%) Manual Testing
6 1 (1.52%) Use Case
6 1 (1.52%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.52%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.52%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (75.76%) SQL
1 50 (75.76%) VB
2 26 (39.39%) VBA
3 13 (19.70%) VB.NET
4 10 (15.15%) C#
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.58%) VB6
8 1 (1.52%) Java
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) ISEB
2 13 (19.70%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) MCSE
5 4 (6.06%) MCP
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.03%) MCSA
7 2 (3.03%) MBA
7 2 (3.03%) MCITP
7 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.52%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (46.97%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.55%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) SCCM
1 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.52%) WMI
3 1 (1.52%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) HP
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) VMware
4 4 (6.06%) Citrix
4 4 (6.06%) AppSense
5 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.55%) Symantec
5 3 (4.55%) NetApp
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (1.52%) Altiris
6 1 (1.52%) Sophos
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Dell
6 1 (1.52%) EMC
6 1 (1.52%) Intel
6 1 (1.52%) Lotus
6 1 (1.52%) Sage
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago