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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 212 209 185
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 33 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.45% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 0.77% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 41
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
3479 3381 3342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.41% 58.04% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3046 2998 3008
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -9 10 £45,000 +46.34% 2
Devon -2 8 £26,875 +19.44%
Bristol +2 7 £47,000 +64.91%
Gloucestershire -16 6 £30,000 -9.77% 1
Somerset - 2 £35,875 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (70.27%) SQL
2 46 (62.16%) VB
3 32 (43.24%) SQL Server
4 25 (33.78%) .NET
4 25 (33.78%) Computer Science
5 23 (31.08%) Scrum
6 20 (27.03%) C#
6 20 (27.03%) Oracle
6 20 (27.03%) MS Office
6 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
6 20 (27.03%) QuickTest Pro
7 19 (25.68%) JavaScript
7 19 (25.68%) QA
8 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (22.97%) XML
9 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
9 17 (22.97%) VB6
10 16 (21.62%) VB.NET
11 15 (20.27%) HTML
11 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
11 15 (20.27%) Windows
11 15 (20.27%) ISEB
12 13 (17.57%) VBA
12 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
13 12 (16.22%) VMware
13 12 (16.22%) Degree
13 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
14 11 (14.86%) Visual Studio
15 10 (13.51%) Web Services
15 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (27.03%) MS Office
1 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) DNS
2 5 (6.76%) DHCP
3 3 (4.05%) VoIP
4 2 (2.70%) VPN
4 2 (2.70%) Internet
4 2 (2.70%) Firewall
5 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) MySQL
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (14.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.35%) MSI
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Developer
2 13 (17.57%) Test Manager
3 10 (13.51%) Test Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Products Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Tester
7 5 (6.76%) DBA
7 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.05%) Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) .NET
2 17 (22.97%) XML
3 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
3 15 (20.27%) HTML
4 10 (13.51%) Web Services
5 9 (12.16%) CSS
6 8 (10.81%) Classic ASP
7 7 (9.46%) Ajax
8 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.41%) WCF
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 2 (2.70%) ADO.NET
11 2 (2.70%) XSL
12 1 (1.35%) XHTML
12 1 (1.35%) jQuery
12 1 (1.35%) JSON
12 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
12 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.81%) UNIX
4 5 (6.76%) Linux
5 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Scrum
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.16%) ITIL
4 8 (10.81%) OO
4 8 (10.81%) Change Management
4 8 (10.81%) MVC
4 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
5 3 (4.05%) Information Security
5 3 (4.05%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (4.05%) Release Management
5 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.05%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.05%) Cyber Security
5 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.70%) Line Management
6 2 (2.70%) Investment Management
6 2 (2.70%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.70%) Requirements Management
6 2 (2.70%) ITSM
6 2 (2.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) SQL
2 46 (62.16%) VB
3 20 (27.03%) C#
4 19 (25.68%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.97%) VB6
6 16 (21.62%) VB.NET
7 13 (17.57%) VBA
8 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.70%) C
10 2 (2.70%) Java
11 1 (1.35%) PHP
11 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) ISEB
2 12 (16.22%) Degree
3 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.05%) MCP
5 3 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) MCSD
6 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.35%) HND
7 1 (1.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.68%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.35%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) Oracle
2 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.22%) VMware
4 7 (9.46%) Citrix
5 5 (6.76%) NetApp
5 5 (6.76%) HP
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco
6 3 (4.05%) Intel
7 2 (2.70%) Veeam
7 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.70%) IBM
7 2 (2.70%) Dell
7 2 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (1.35%) Lotus
8 1 (1.35%) Symantec
8 1 (1.35%) Sophos
8 1 (1.35%) Altiris
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago