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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 221 197 177
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 16 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.53% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.95% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 43
Average salary £34,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £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
3315 3269 3181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.59% 56.04% 59.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2820 2824 2852
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £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 5 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 5 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 6 £31,500 +14.54% 3
Wiltshire -12 5 £45,000 +32.35%
Devon - 3 £32,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -13 2 £37,000 -7.50% 3
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 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 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
3 19 (46.34%) VB
4 17 (41.46%) QA
5 15 (36.59%) .NET
6 13 (31.71%) HTML
7 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (29.27%) Windows
8 11 (26.83%) MS Office
8 11 (26.83%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (24.39%) C#
9 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
10 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.95%) Scrum
10 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
11 8 (19.51%) VMware
11 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
11 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (19.51%) Ajax
11 8 (19.51%) SAN
11 8 (19.51%) ISEB
11 8 (19.51%) VB.NET
12 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
12 6 (14.63%) Java
12 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
12 6 (14.63%) CSS
12 6 (14.63%) ITIL
13 5 (12.20%) Web Services
13 5 (12.20%) Citrix

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Office
2 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.88%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) MSI
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Test Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Test Manager
4 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) DBA
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
4 8 (19.51%) Ajax
5 6 (14.63%) CSS
6 5 (12.20%) Web Services
7 4 (9.76%) XML
7 4 (9.76%) Classic ASP
7 4 (9.76%) jQuery
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.88%) Spring
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 1 (2.44%) XHTML
9 1 (2.44%) DHTML
9 1 (2.44%) WCF
9 1 (2.44%) WF
9 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Scrum
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.32%) Release Management
5 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Wealth Management
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Coaching
7 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) VB
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 10 (24.39%) C#
5 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
6 8 (19.51%) VB.NET
7 6 (14.63%) Java
8 4 (9.76%) VB6
8 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (9.76%) VBA
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) HND
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) QA
2 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) WSUS
2 1 (2.44%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.44%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix
3 5 (12.20%) NetApp
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Veeam
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.44%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + On-call + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + package
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago