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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 209 206 179
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 37 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.56% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 0.99% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 36
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,320 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,037 £39,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
3450 3423 2890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.00% 56.17% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 2934 2577
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -16 14 £35,000 +33.33%
Gloucestershire -10 11 £39,000 +34.48% 1
Wiltshire -8 10 £45,811 +27.25%
Somerset 0 1 £30,000 +3.44%
Dorset - 1 £20,000 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 44 (61.11%) SQL
2 37 (51.39%) SQL Server
3 35 (48.61%) Windows
4 26 (36.11%) PowerShell
5 25 (34.72%) .NET
6 24 (33.33%) VMware
7 21 (29.17%) ITIL
8 20 (27.78%) VB
9 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
10 18 (25.00%) C#
11 17 (23.61%) MS Exchange
12 16 (22.22%) Finance
13 15 (20.83%) Citrix
13 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (19.44%) VBA
14 14 (19.44%) Project Management
15 13 (18.06%) Scrum
15 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
15 13 (18.06%) SAN
15 13 (18.06%) QA
15 13 (18.06%) Banking
16 12 (16.67%) WSUS
16 12 (16.67%) vSphere
16 12 (16.67%) NetApp
16 12 (16.67%) HTML
16 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
16 12 (16.67%) Linux
16 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 12 (16.67%) Web Services

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (23.61%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) SAN
2 7 (9.72%) DNS
2 7 (9.72%) DHCP
3 6 (8.33%) SMTP
4 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.17%) Firewall
6 2 (2.78%) Internet
7 1 (1.39%) SSL
7 1 (1.39%) VPN
7 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (51.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Banking
3 10 (13.89%) Manufacturing
4 8 (11.11%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Tester
6 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.56%) VBA Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Server Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.72%) .NET
2 12 (16.67%) HTML
2 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (16.67%) Web Services
3 11 (15.28%) CSS
4 10 (13.89%) jQuery
5 9 (12.50%) Middleware
5 9 (12.50%) Ajax
6 4 (5.56%) XML
6 4 (5.56%) Classic ASP
7 3 (4.17%) COM
8 1 (1.39%) DHTML
8 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.39%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.39%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 8 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 10 (13.89%) UNIX
4 7 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) ITIL
2 14 (19.44%) Project Management
3 13 (18.06%) Scrum
4 12 (16.67%) Web Design
5 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.89%) MVC
6 10 (13.89%) Service Management
6 10 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
7 8 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
7 8 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.11%) UML
7 8 (11.11%) Six Sigma
7 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 8 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.56%) SDLC
9 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.17%) OO
10 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) SQL
2 26 (36.11%) PowerShell
3 20 (27.78%) VB
4 18 (25.00%) C#
5 14 (19.44%) VBA
6 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
7 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.56%) Java
9 2 (2.78%) Perl
9 2 (2.78%) PHP
9 2 (2.78%) Python
9 2 (2.78%) Ruby
10 1 (1.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) MCSE
1 11 (15.28%) MCSA
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (13.89%) MCITP
2 10 (13.89%) Degree
3 7 (9.72%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.17%) CCNA
4 3 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) vSphere
2 11 (15.28%) XenApp
3 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.39%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) WSUS
2 11 (15.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (15.28%) NetBackup
3 10 (13.89%) Backup Exec
3 10 (13.89%) Zenoss
3 10 (13.89%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.78%) SCCM
4 2 (2.78%) SCOM
5 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) VMware
2 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.83%) Citrix
4 12 (16.67%) NetApp
5 11 (15.28%) Symantec
5 11 (15.28%) Sophos
6 8 (11.11%) IBM
6 8 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.78%) CA
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle
7 2 (2.78%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.39%) Veeam
8 1 (1.39%) SAP
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco
8 1 (1.39%) Remedy
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago