The first table below looks at the demand for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 64 66
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.68% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.00% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
283 399 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 67.38% 67.63% 57.19%
Number of salaries quoted 237 389 316
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VBScript
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Suffolk

VBScript
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA