The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 73 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.41% 0.60% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 1.01% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £18,500 £26,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.52% -34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
VBScript
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
531 398 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 73.34% 60.03% 59.76%
Number of salaries quoted 417 343 258
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VBScript
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 3 £18,500 -38.33%
VBScript
West Midlands

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) MS Access
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) VBA
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) COM+
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (25.00%) Infragistics
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) Adobe
7 1 (12.50%) VB6
7 1 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MS Access
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Database Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Database Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Database Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) COM+
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB
2 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Infragistics
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe