The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 459 405 403
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 515 725 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.62% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 1.17% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 388 631 535
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VBScript
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript within the UK.

VBScript Salary Trend in the UK

VBScript
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

VBScript Salary Histogram in the UK

VBScript
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -53 500 £39,000 -2.50% 84
London -101 143 £47,500 - 24
South East -13 117 £42,500 +13.33% 16
West Midlands +33 62 £25,000 -28.57% 7
East of England +3 58 £33,000 -17.50% 16
Yorkshire +21 55 £39,000 +11.42% 2
West Yorkshire +25 36 £29,250 -26.87% 2
Berkshire -12 34 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Surrey +38 32 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Warwickshire - 30 £25,000 - 2
South West -11 29 £35,000 +27.27% 11
North West -12 26 £36,250 +3.57% 6
City of London -81 25 £50,000 - 7
Hertfordshire -27 21 £34,000 -2.85%
Reading -27 16 £37,500 +2.73% 3
South Yorkshire +1 15 £42,500 +21.42%
Hampshire +2 14 £44,500 +11.25%
Birmingham -3 14 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Cambridgeshire +20 13 £38,500 +48.07% 7
Manchester +10 13 £47,500 +63.79% 5
Bristol +1 13 £38,000 +40.74% 4
High Wycombe -1 13 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 13 - - 2
Bingley - 12 - -
Essex -7 11 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Camberley - 11 £45,000 -
Warwick - 11 £22,500 -
Portsmouth - 11 £44,500 -
Maidenhead - 11 £70,000 -
Doncaster +1 10 £42,500 +41.66%

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 541 (54.81%) Windows
2 528 (53.50%) SQL
3 404 (40.93%) Microsoft
4 386 (39.11%) SQL Server
5 381 (38.60%) PowerShell
6 370 (37.49%) VB
7 320 (32.42%) C#
8 309 (31.31%) JavaScript
9 308 (31.21%) Active Directory
10 307 (31.10%) .NET
11 229 (23.20%) HTML
11 229 (23.20%) VMware
12 191 (19.35%) MS Excel
13 189 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 184 (18.64%) Finance
15 170 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 157 (15.91%) Java
17 156 (15.81%) CSS
17 156 (15.81%) Windows Server 2003
18 151 (15.30%) ITIL
19 149 (15.10%) ASP.NET
20 147 (14.89%) Citrix
21 146 (14.79%) T-SQL
21 146 (14.79%) Oracle
22 141 (14.29%) XML
23 129 (13.07%) DNS
24 125 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
25 118 (11.96%) MS Exchange
26 117 (11.85%) Windows 7
27 116 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 118 (11.96%) MS Exchange
2 102 (10.33%) IIS
3 95 (9.63%) SharePoint
4 48 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (3.75%) Lync
6 30 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 27 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (2.63%) Apache
10 20 (2.03%) Tomcat
11 18 (1.82%) CMS
11 18 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
13 15 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (1.42%) JBoss
15 13 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (1.11%) WebLogic
17 10 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
18 9 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 191 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 97 (9.83%) MS Office
3 11 (1.11%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.30%) MS Project
5 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (0.71%) HFM
3 6 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.30%) Tridion
6 2 (0.20%) Retail-J
6 2 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.10%) AWD
7 1 (0.10%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.10%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.10%) Sage ERP X3
7 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.82%) Office 365
2 11 (1.11%) SaaS
3 10 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 129 (13.07%) DNS
2 99 (10.03%) SAN
3 88 (8.92%) TCP/IP
4 82 (8.31%) DHCP
5 79 (8.00%) Firewall
6 56 (5.67%) Internet
7 46 (4.66%) WAN
8 44 (4.46%) LAN
9 40 (4.05%) FTP
9 40 (4.05%) VPN
10 30 (3.04%) LDAP
11 27 (2.74%) SSL
12 25 (2.53%) VoIP
13 22 (2.23%) SMTP
14 18 (1.82%) Wireless
14 18 (1.82%) VLAN
15 16 (1.62%) NAS
16 14 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (1.32%) Telnet
18 11 (1.11%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (39.11%) SQL Server
2 100 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 98 (9.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 82 (8.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 63 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 58 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 47 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (4.66%) MySQL
9 41 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (3.85%) DTS
12 32 (3.24%) Oracle Database
13 25 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
14 20 (2.03%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (1.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 11 (1.11%) Cognos Report Studio
16 11 (1.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 10 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
17 10 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 74 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 63 (6.38%) Selenium
3 55 (5.57%) Visual Studio
4 42 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (3.95%) Subversion
5 39 (3.95%) MSI
6 25 (2.53%) JIRA
7 22 (2.23%) Jenkins
8 18 (1.82%) InstallShield
8 18 (1.82%) Artifactory
9 16 (1.62%) Rational Functional Tester
10 15 (1.52%) Moq
11 14 (1.42%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.42%) ReSharper
12 13 (1.32%) Toad
13 12 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 12 (1.22%) Git (software)
14 11 (1.11%) TeamCity
15 10 (1.01%) WebDriver
16 9 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 184 (18.64%) Finance
2 40 (4.05%) Banking
3 32 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 31 (3.14%) Back Office
5 28 (2.84%) Law
6 26 (2.63%) Games
7 21 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.93%) Marketing
9 17 (1.72%) Legal
10 15 (1.52%) Retail
11 13 (1.32%) French Language
12 12 (1.22%) Front Office
13 10 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 10 (1.01%) Polish Language
14 9 (0.91%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.61%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.51%) Military
17 4 (0.41%) Electronics
18 3 (0.30%) Local Government
18 3 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 210 (21.28%) Developer
2 176 (17.83%) Analyst
3 81 (8.21%) Applications Support
4 77 (7.80%) Support Analyst
5 75 (7.60%) Administrator
6 68 (6.89%) Consultant
7 57 (5.78%) .NET Developer
8 50 (5.07%) DBA
9 48 (4.86%) Support Engineer
9 48 (4.86%) C# Developer
10 47 (4.76%) Test Analyst
11 43 (4.36%) Applications Support Analyst
12 42 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
13 35 (3.55%) Web Developer
14 34 (3.44%) SQL DBA
14 34 (3.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 33 (3.34%) Junior
16 32 (3.24%) C# .NET Developer
17 31 (3.14%) Technical Support
18 28 (2.84%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (31.10%) .NET
2 229 (23.20%) HTML
3 156 (15.81%) CSS
4 149 (15.10%) ASP.NET
5 141 (14.29%) XML
6 100 (10.13%) jQuery
7 90 (9.12%) Web Services
8 69 (6.99%) .NET Framework
9 66 (6.69%) Classic ASP
10 49 (4.96%) Ajax
11 36 (3.65%) Application Packaging
12 32 (3.24%) Entity Framework
13 30 (3.04%) JSON
14 23 (2.33%) DHTML
15 22 (2.23%) HTML5
16 20 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (1.82%) XHTML
17 18 (1.82%) XSLT
18 17 (1.72%) CSS3
19 16 (1.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (6.99%) Clustering
3 59 (5.98%) Replication
4 52 (5.27%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.14%) Blackberry
7 19 (1.93%) FMCG
8 15 (1.52%) PKI
8 15 (1.52%) Open Source
9 10 (1.01%) Online Gambling
10 9 (0.91%) Fat Client
10 9 (0.91%) CMDB
10 9 (0.91%) User Experience
10 9 (0.91%) Hedge funds
10 9 (0.91%) Thin Client
11 8 (0.81%) EqualLogic
12 7 (0.71%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.71%) Equities
13 6 (0.61%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.61%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 541 (54.81%) Windows
2 189 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 156 (15.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 117 (11.85%) Windows 7
5 116 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 103 (10.44%) Linux
7 56 (5.67%) Windows XP
8 34 (3.44%) UNIX
9 30 (3.04%) Windows 2000
10 14 (1.42%) Windows 8
11 13 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (1.32%) Windows Vista
12 11 (1.11%) Android
13 10 (1.01%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.61%) Windows NT
15 6 (0.61%) VMS
15 6 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.51%) Solaris
17 4 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (15.30%) ITIL
2 125 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (6.38%) Scrum
4 52 (5.27%) Test Automation
5 50 (5.07%) Configuration Management
6 48 (4.86%) Time Management
6 48 (4.86%) TDD
7 47 (4.76%) MVC
8 46 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 41 (4.15%) Project Management
10 40 (4.05%) Automated Testing
11 37 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (3.75%) Change Management
11 37 (3.75%) Migration
11 37 (3.75%) Software Engineering
12 33 (3.34%) Service Delivery
13 31 (3.14%) Software Testing
14 30 (3.04%) Unit Testing
14 30 (3.04%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (2.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 528 (53.50%) SQL
2 381 (38.60%) PowerShell
3 370 (37.49%) VB
4 320 (32.42%) C#
5 309 (31.31%) JavaScript
6 157 (15.91%) Java
7 146 (14.79%) T-SQL
8 103 (10.44%) VB.NET
9 88 (8.92%) PHP
10 78 (7.90%) Perl
11 58 (5.88%) Python
12 53 (5.37%) C++
13 47 (4.76%) VBA
14 35 (3.55%) VB6
15 32 (3.24%) C
16 22 (2.23%) PL/SQL
17 20 (2.03%) Ruby
18 15 (1.52%) Shell Script
19 13 (1.32%) Bash Shell
20 8 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 112 (11.35%) Degree
2 97 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (6.59%) Security Cleared
4 57 (5.78%) MCSE
5 49 (4.96%) SC Cleared
6 37 (3.75%) ISEB
7 36 (3.65%) MCSA
8 31 (3.14%) MCP
9 27 (2.74%) ISTQB
10 20 (2.03%) MCITP
11 19 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (1.93%) CCNA
12 16 (1.62%) DV Cleared
13 15 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.91%) HND
16 8 (0.81%) MCTS
17 5 (0.51%) CCNP
18 4 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (8.21%) QA
2 48 (4.86%) SLA
3 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.10%) HL7
4 1 (0.10%) COBIT
4 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 308 (31.21%) Active Directory
2 170 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (8.81%) Hyper-V
4 77 (7.80%) XenApp
5 58 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 48 (4.86%) vSphere
7 44 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 34 (3.44%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (2.33%) XenDesktop
10 19 (1.93%) Terminal Services
11 18 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 11 (1.11%) XenServer
12 11 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (1.01%) MetaFrame
14 9 (0.91%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.51%) ISA Server
17 3 (0.30%) Xen
17 3 (0.30%) UAG
17 3 (0.30%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 101 (10.23%) SCCM
2 46 (4.66%) SCOM
3 41 (4.15%) WSUS
4 35 (3.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 29 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 23 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
6 23 (2.33%) NetBackup
7 18 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 17 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
9 15 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 14 (1.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 12 (1.22%) WMI
12 11 (1.11%) ARCserve
13 10 (1.01%) Puppet
14 9 (0.91%) BladeLogic
15 7 (0.71%) Tivoli
16 6 (0.61%) BMC Marimba
17 4 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
17 4 (0.41%) SCDPM
17 4 (0.41%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 404 (40.93%) Microsoft
2 229 (23.20%) VMware
3 147 (14.89%) Citrix
4 146 (14.79%) Oracle
5 68 (6.89%) HP
6 53 (5.37%) Cisco
7 46 (4.66%) Symantec
8 45 (4.56%) Dell
9 36 (3.65%) IBM
10 34 (3.44%) EMC
11 28 (2.84%) NetApp
12 27 (2.74%) Red Hat
13 26 (2.63%) Cognos
14 21 (2.13%) Splunk
15 16 (1.62%) Altiris
15 16 (1.62%) Veeam
16 14 (1.42%) Remedy
16 14 (1.42%) Sun
16 14 (1.42%) Lumension
17 13 (1.32%) SAP
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Consulting Point Executive Search and Selection Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Interserve FM
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
2Source Talent
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent pension and holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago