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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 57 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 3 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.59% 3.18% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 7.44% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 6
Average salary - £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
216 215 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 42.27% 42.74% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 196 191 193
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 18 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) ISEB
3 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) VBA

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Scrum
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA