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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 196 177 157
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 34 34 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.65% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.12% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 40
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 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £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
3434 3047 3206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.30% 58.15% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2738 2908
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
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 22 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 22 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 -12 17 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Gloucestershire - 10 £32,000 - 2
Bristol -13 6 £26,500 -33.75% 5
Somerset - 1 £39,500 - 2
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 51 (79.69%) SQL
2 48 (75.00%) VB
3 36 (56.25%) XML
4 32 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 31 (48.44%) QA
5 31 (48.44%) MS Excel
5 31 (48.44%) QuickTest Pro
6 28 (43.75%) MS Office
7 25 (39.06%) VBA
8 19 (29.69%) Windows
8 19 (29.69%) OO
9 18 (28.13%) OOP
9 18 (28.13%) HP
10 17 (26.56%) .NET
10 17 (26.56%) Automated Testing
11 16 (25.00%) ISEB
12 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
12 15 (23.44%) Scrum
13 14 (21.88%) Visual Studio
13 14 (21.88%) VB.NET
14 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
14 12 (18.75%) Degree
15 11 (17.19%) Oracle
16 10 (15.63%) C#
16 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
17 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
18 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
18 7 (10.94%) Web Services
18 7 (10.94%) VMware

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (48.44%) MS Excel
2 28 (43.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Firewall
2 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) DHCP
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
2 4 (6.25%) DNS
3 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) LAN
4 1 (1.56%) Intranet
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (48.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (21.88%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.25%) MSI
4 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.56%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.56%) Selenium
5 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.69%) Automotive
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Developer
2 10 (15.63%) Tester
3 9 (14.06%) Junior
3 9 (14.06%) Junior Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Lead Tester
5 7 (10.94%) Automated Tester
6 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Automated Test Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Applications Packager
7 4 (6.25%) VB Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (56.25%) XML
2 17 (26.56%) .NET
3 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.94%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) ADO.NET
5 5 (7.81%) HTML
5 5 (7.81%) SOAP
6 4 (6.25%) WCF
6 4 (6.25%) REST
6 4 (6.25%) JSON
6 4 (6.25%) OCX
6 4 (6.25%) CSS
6 4 (6.25%) Classic ASP
7 2 (3.13%) XSLT
8 1 (1.56%) XSL
8 1 (1.56%) WinForms
8 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.56%) CSS3
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (10.94%) Windows 8
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.56%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) OO
2 18 (28.13%) OOP
3 17 (26.56%) Automated Testing
4 15 (23.44%) Scrum
5 4 (6.25%) System Testing
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL
7 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.13%) BPEL
7 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (1.56%) CRM
8 1 (1.56%) ERP
8 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.56%) Content Management
8 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.56%) ITSM
8 1 (1.56%) MVC
8 1 (1.56%) Service Management
8 1 (1.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (79.69%) SQL
2 48 (75.00%) VB
3 25 (39.06%) VBA
4 14 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 10 (15.63%) C#
5 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.81%) VB6
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) ISEB
2 12 (18.75%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.81%) MCSE
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) MCP
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.13%) MCITP
7 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.13%) MBA
7 2 (3.13%) MCSA
8 1 (1.56%) MCSD
8 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (48.44%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.69%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.56%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) HP
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle
4 7 (10.94%) VMware
5 4 (6.25%) AppSense
5 4 (6.25%) Citrix
6 3 (4.69%) NetApp
6 3 (4.69%) Symantec
6 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco
8 1 (1.56%) IBM
8 1 (1.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.56%) Sage
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £17k - 21k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago