The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 69 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 15 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.86% 0.11% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 0.21% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 2
Average salary £33,500 £25,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.37% -7.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
VBScript
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
421 478 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 52.30% 54.57% 51.24%
Number of salaries quoted 392 435 384
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VBScript
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Southampton

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
1 10 (55.56%) French Language
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Perl
2 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 9 (50.00%) SMTP
2 9 (50.00%) FTP
2 9 (50.00%) Intel
2 9 (50.00%) IMAP
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Apache
3 8 (44.44%) Telnet
3 8 (44.44%) SSH
4 7 (38.89%) Games
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) IBM
5 6 (33.33%) Compuware
5 6 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 6 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 6 (33.33%) Netcool
5 6 (33.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 6 (33.33%) LANDesk
5 6 (33.33%) SCOM
5 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (16.67%) ActionScript
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 8 (44.44%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SMTP
1 9 (50.00%) FTP
1 9 (50.00%) IMAP
2 8 (44.44%) SSH
2 8 (44.44%) Telnet
3 3 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (55.56%) French Language
2 7 (38.89%) Games
3 3 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) E-Learning Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) Flash
2 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) E-Learning
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) CRM
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
1 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 6 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 6 (33.33%) Netcool
1 6 (33.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Intel
2 6 (33.33%) Compuware
2 6 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Adobe
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago