The first table below looks at the demand for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 48 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 13 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.59% 1.62% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.05% 3.86% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -45.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
215 207 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 42.83% 41.90% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 188 195 221
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
VBScript
Wiltshire

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VBScript
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Swindon

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (92.86%) QA
2 13 (92.86%) VB
2 13 (92.86%) VBA
2 13 (92.86%) MS Office
2 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (92.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (71.43%) XML
4 9 (64.29%) OOP
4 9 (64.29%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (50.00%) ISEB
6 6 (42.86%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.14%) .NET
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) SyteLine
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Office
1 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SyteLine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) VB Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OOP
1 9 (64.29%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) VB
2 13 (92.86%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) HP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
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