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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 55 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 21 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.87% 3.48% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.44% 7.26% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 1
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
326 303 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 44.54% 47.87% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 258 244 187
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £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 17 September 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 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 28 (82.35%) VB
3 26 (76.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 26 (76.47%) Computer Science
4 24 (70.59%) MS Office
4 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
4 24 (70.59%) QA
5 23 (67.65%) VBA
6 18 (52.94%) XML
6 18 (52.94%) Scrum
7 14 (41.18%) OO
8 13 (38.24%) Automated Testing
9 12 (35.29%) ISEB
9 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (29.41%) HP
11 8 (23.53%) OOP
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle
12 6 (17.65%) UNIX
12 6 (17.65%) Change Management
12 6 (17.65%) Degree
13 2 (5.88%) Windows
13 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
13 2 (5.88%) DHCP
13 2 (5.88%) VPN
13 2 (5.88%) DNS
13 2 (5.88%) IBM
13 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
13 2 (5.88%) Dell
13 2 (5.88%) EMC
13 2 (5.88%) SAN

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (70.59%) MS Office
1 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) VPN
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
Development Applications
1 26 (76.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Test Manager
2 10 (29.41%) Tester
3 8 (23.53%) Junior
3 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Lead Tester
3 8 (23.53%) Automated Tester
4 6 (17.65%) Products Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Test Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Scrum
2 14 (41.18%) OO
3 13 (38.24%) Automated Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (23.53%) OOP
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 28 (82.35%) VB
3 23 (67.65%) VBA
4 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) ISEB
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (70.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) HP
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Dell
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago