The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 71 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 15 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.56% 1.01% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 2.20% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -13.58%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
VBScript
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
547 409 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 56.98% 45.85% 53.30%
Number of salaries quoted 468 349 332
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the South Yorkshire region.

VBScript Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

VBScript
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

VBScript
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Doncaster +1 10 £42,500 +41.66%
Sheffield -10 4 £39,000 +31.09%
VBScript
Yorkshire

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 19 (90.48%) VB
2 17 (80.95%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) Oracle
3 16 (76.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (76.19%) Selenium
4 15 (71.43%) Finance
5 12 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 12 (57.14%) HTML
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
6 11 (52.38%) QA
7 9 (42.86%) Linux
7 9 (42.86%) Windows
8 8 (38.10%) XML
8 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
8 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
8 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
9 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
9 7 (33.33%) Test Management
9 7 (33.33%) Web Services
9 7 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (33.33%) Toad
9 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 6 (28.57%) SOAP
10 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (28.57%) VMware
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 5 (23.81%) .NET
11 5 (23.81%) Mentoring

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) QuickTest Pro
1 16 (76.19%) Selenium
2 7 (33.33%) Toad
3 4 (19.05%) PowerBuilder
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (14.29%) JUnit
4 3 (14.29%) Concordion
5 2 (9.52%) JIRA
6 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.76%) TestNG
6 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Analyst
2 16 (76.19%) Test Analyst
3 14 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Product Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Test Coordinator
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
7 1 (4.76%) Release Coordinator
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) XML
3 7 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) SOAP
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 3 (14.29%) SUSE
3 3 (14.29%) Debian
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Management
4 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.52%) People Management
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) VB
2 17 (80.95%) Java
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) C++
5 4 (19.05%) Uniface
5 4 (19.05%) Python
6 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Northgate
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft