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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 212 202 185
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 33 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.52% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 0.92% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 33
Average salary £34,000 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.26% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £39,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
3233 3357 3210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.34% 56.62% 61.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2787 2894 2875
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(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
Bristol +5 16 £35,500 +31.48% 3
Devon - 10 £34,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -14 4 £35,000 -10.25% 3
Wiltshire -15 3 - -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
3 21 (42.86%) VB
3 21 (42.86%) Windows
4 17 (34.69%) .NET
4 17 (34.69%) HTML
4 17 (34.69%) QA
5 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
5 15 (30.61%) VMware
6 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (26.53%) CSS
7 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
8 11 (22.45%) MS Office
8 11 (22.45%) SAN
8 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
8 11 (22.45%) Ajax
9 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (20.41%) jQuery
9 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
9 10 (20.41%) MVC
10 9 (18.37%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
11 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
12 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 7 (14.29%) NetApp
12 7 (14.29%) Citrix
12 7 (14.29%) ITIL
12 7 (14.29%) T-SQL

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Office
2 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) VoIP
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.08%) MySQL
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.08%) JUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Tester
4 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) QA Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.16%) VBA Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) HTML
1 17 (34.69%) .NET
2 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 13 (26.53%) CSS
4 11 (22.45%) Ajax
5 10 (20.41%) jQuery
6 4 (8.16%) Web Services
6 4 (8.16%) XML
6 4 (8.16%) Classic ASP
7 2 (4.08%) Spring
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.04%) WCF
8 1 (2.04%) WF
8 1 (2.04%) DHTML
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (2.04%) COM
8 1 (2.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) MVC
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) Scrum
3 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) SDLC
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.12%) Release Management
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.08%) Investment Management
6 2 (4.08%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Wealth Management
6 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.08%) Service Management
6 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 21 (42.86%) VB
3 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
5 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
6 7 (14.29%) C#
6 7 (14.29%) Java
6 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (12.24%) VBA
8 2 (4.08%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) VB6
9 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
3 2 (4.08%) MCSA
3 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) QA
2 5 (10.20%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) WSUS
2 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.08%) Zenoss
3 2 (4.08%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.04%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.04%) SCCM
4 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) VMware
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) Citrix
3 7 (14.29%) NetApp
4 3 (6.12%) Veeam
4 3 (6.12%) Symantec
5 2 (4.08%) Sophos
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
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Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent pension and holidays
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Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + package
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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