The table below looks at the statistics 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 58 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 16 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.41% 2.07% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 4.47% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 3
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VBScript
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
253 291 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 38.05% 46.26% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 207 247 173
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 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 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 23 (71.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (71.88%) Computer Science
3 22 (68.75%) VB
4 21 (65.63%) MS Office
4 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
4 21 (65.63%) QA
5 19 (59.38%) Scrum
6 17 (53.13%) VBA
7 16 (50.00%) XML
8 12 (37.50%) OO
8 12 (37.50%) ISEB
8 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
10 7 (21.88%) Change Management
10 7 (21.88%) UNIX
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle
10 7 (21.88%) HP
11 6 (18.75%) Degree
12 5 (15.63%) OOP
13 2 (6.25%) SAN
13 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (6.25%) Replication
13 2 (6.25%) VMware
13 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
13 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
13 2 (6.25%) Dell
13 2 (6.25%) EMC
13 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
13 2 (6.25%) DHCP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Office
1 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Products Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Tester
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Lead Tester
3 5 (15.63%) Automated Tester
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.25%) QA Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (71.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Scrum
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) OO
3 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) OOP
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 22 (68.75%) VB
3 17 (53.13%) VBA
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (65.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) HP
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) Dell
2 2 (6.25%) EMC
2 2 (6.25%) VMware