The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 394 354 318
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -36
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 724 735 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.68% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 1.28% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 627 607 803
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59777 57287 63667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.90% 52.66% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50809 49277 56082
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 July 2014 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 July 2014. 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 -42 672 £40,000 +5.26% 71
London +13 304 £47,500 -5.00% 20
South East +39 188 £37,500 - 24
City of London +35 116 £53,250 +6.50% 5
Berkshire +42 69 £37,500 +0.67% 8
East of England -52 49 £40,000 - 2
Scotland -12 35 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Reading +28 34 £37,500 +13.63% 1
South West -19 34 £30,000 -14.28% 11
Glasgow +8 31 £35,000 -12.50%
East Sussex +5 30 £36,250 -27.50% 2
East Midlands -12 29 £26,500 -30.26% 3
Surrey -2 28 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Hertfordshire -21 28 £40,000 -11.11%
North West -6 26 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Hampshire +2 23 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands -4 23 £38,000 +4.10% 4
Brighton -5 22 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Yorkshire -91 22 £40,000 +5.96% 3
Leicestershire -6 19 £25,000 -34.21% 1
Oxfordshire +15 17 £35,000 +32.07%
Wiltshire -12 17 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Essex -18 17 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Cheshire +15 15 £45,000 +28.57%
Buckinghamshire +1 15 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Swindon -7 15 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Leicester -3 13 £24,500 -35.52% 1
West Yorkshire -84 13 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Wokingham - 12 £30,000 - 3
Bracknell +1 10 £35,000 -28.20% 2

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 811 (56.91%) SQL
2 699 (49.05%) Windows
3 692 (48.56%) VB
4 560 (39.30%) Microsoft
5 531 (37.26%) .NET
6 530 (37.19%) SQL Server
7 474 (33.26%) PowerShell
8 455 (31.93%) C#
9 428 (30.04%) JavaScript
10 405 (28.42%) Finance
11 340 (23.86%) XML
11 340 (23.86%) Active Directory
12 331 (23.23%) HTML
13 293 (20.56%) ASP.NET
14 253 (17.75%) MS Excel
15 249 (17.47%) VMware
16 248 (17.40%) Citrix
17 244 (17.12%) Degree
18 243 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
19 234 (16.42%) CSS
20 204 (14.32%) Windows 7
21 199 (13.96%) QuickTest Pro
22 194 (13.61%) SCCM
23 189 (13.26%) T-SQL
24 187 (13.12%) IIS
25 186 (13.05%) Oracle
26 183 (12.84%) Web Services
27 180 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
28 165 (11.58%) Java
29 161 (11.30%) VB.NET

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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
1 187 (13.12%) IIS
2 152 (10.67%) SharePoint
3 105 (7.37%) MS Exchange
4 75 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 44 (3.09%) Lync
7 33 (2.32%) WebSphere
8 27 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 24 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 24 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 21 (1.47%) WorkSite
11 20 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 20 (1.40%) CMS
11 20 (1.40%) Apache
12 19 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
13 12 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
14 10 (0.70%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 253 (17.75%) MS Excel
2 152 (10.67%) MS Office
3 12 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.070%) ImageReady
8 1 (0.070%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.77%) Oracle CRM
2 11 (0.77%) Magento
3 8 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
3 8 (0.56%) HFM
3 8 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.49%) e-Work
4 7 (0.49%) assyst
5 6 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.28%) Siebel Analytics
7 4 (0.28%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.21%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.21%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.070%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.91%) Office 365
1 13 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.84%) SaaS
3 6 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 120 (8.42%) TCP/IP
2 112 (7.86%) DNS
3 74 (5.19%) Internet
4 65 (4.56%) SAN
5 51 (3.58%) DHCP
6 38 (2.67%) Firewall
7 35 (2.46%) NetScaler
8 34 (2.39%) Intranet
9 33 (2.32%) LAN
10 28 (1.96%) LDAP
11 22 (1.54%) FTP
12 18 (1.26%) VPN
13 15 (1.05%) WAN
14 14 (0.98%) SMTP
15 13 (0.91%) SSL
16 9 (0.63%) NAS
16 9 (0.63%) Unified Communications
17 8 (0.56%) IPsec
17 8 (0.56%) Wireless
17 8 (0.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (37.19%) SQL Server
2 135 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 112 (7.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 110 (7.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 89 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (4.77%) Relational Database
7 41 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (2.74%) MySQL
9 38 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (2.39%) Oracle Database
11 32 (2.25%) Data Mining
12 29 (2.04%) DTS
12 29 (2.04%) MS Access
13 28 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
15 17 (1.19%) QlikView
16 14 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
18 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 199 (13.96%) QuickTest Pro
2 141 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 117 (8.21%) MSI
4 86 (6.04%) Selenium
5 60 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (2.67%) InstallShield
7 30 (2.11%) TestComplete
7 30 (2.11%) AdminStudio
8 25 (1.75%) NUnit
8 25 (1.75%) Subversion
9 19 (1.33%) WebDriver
10 18 (1.26%) Bugzilla
11 14 (0.98%) LoadRunner
12 12 (0.84%) Selenium IDE
13 11 (0.77%) JMeter
13 11 (0.77%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.77%) MSBuild
14 10 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
15 9 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (0.63%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 405 (28.42%) Finance
2 76 (5.33%) Retail
3 69 (4.84%) Law
4 64 (4.49%) Banking
5 50 (3.51%) Legal
6 38 (2.67%) Financial Institution
7 34 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.11%) Investment Banking
9 27 (1.89%) Front Office
9 27 (1.89%) Back Office
10 20 (1.40%) Marketing
11 13 (0.91%) Publishing
12 12 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.70%) Billing
14 9 (0.63%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.49%) Electronics
15 7 (0.49%) Local Government
16 6 (0.42%) Advertising
17 5 (0.35%) Automotive
18 3 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 426 (29.89%) Developer
2 347 (24.35%) Analyst
3 128 (8.98%) .NET Developer
4 121 (8.49%) Test Analyst
5 84 (5.89%) Software Developer
5 84 (5.89%) Consultant
6 83 (5.82%) Support Engineer
7 80 (5.61%) C# Developer
8 74 (5.19%) Applications Developer
9 71 (4.98%) C# .NET Developer
10 70 (4.91%) Tester
11 64 (4.49%) Applications Support
12 61 (4.28%) Web Developer
13 56 (3.93%) Programmer
14 55 (3.86%) Applications Packager
15 53 (3.72%) Support Analyst
16 46 (3.23%) Administrator
17 45 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 44 (3.09%) Software Engineer
18 44 (3.09%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (37.26%) .NET
2 340 (23.86%) XML
3 331 (23.23%) HTML
4 293 (20.56%) ASP.NET
5 234 (16.42%) CSS
6 183 (12.84%) Web Services
7 136 (9.54%) Ajax
8 128 (8.98%) jQuery
9 104 (7.30%) Classic ASP
10 79 (5.54%) WCF
11 69 (4.84%) .NET Framework
12 64 (4.49%) HTML5
13 61 (4.28%) LINQ
14 59 (4.14%) Application Packaging
14 59 (4.14%) XSLT
15 53 (3.72%) JSON
16 44 (3.09%) SOAP
17 38 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 37 (2.60%) ADO.NET
19 29 (2.04%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 142 (9.96%) Computer Science
2 73 (5.12%) Clustering
3 47 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 34 (2.39%) Blackberry
5 24 (1.68%) Data Integration
5 24 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 23 (1.61%) N-Tier
6 23 (1.61%) Open Source
7 22 (1.54%) Hedge funds
8 21 (1.47%) Thin Client
8 21 (1.47%) Fat Client
9 20 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.26%) iPhone
10 18 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 13 (0.91%) GIS
12 12 (0.84%) Replication
13 10 (0.70%) CCTV
14 9 (0.63%) FMCG
14 9 (0.63%) Spread Betting
15 8 (0.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 699 (49.05%) Windows
2 243 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 204 (14.32%) Windows 7
4 160 (11.23%) Linux
5 154 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 126 (8.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 90 (6.32%) UNIX
8 71 (4.98%) Windows XP
9 63 (4.42%) Windows 8
10 33 (2.32%) Android
11 26 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (1.47%) Apple iOS
13 18 (1.26%) Windows Vista
14 12 (0.84%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.70%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.56%) CentOS
17 5 (0.35%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.35%) Debian
17 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (9.26%) ITIL
2 118 (8.28%) Test Automation
3 93 (6.53%) Software Engineering
4 85 (5.96%) Automated Testing
5 83 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (5.61%) Web Development
7 78 (5.47%) CRM
8 76 (5.33%) Unit Testing
9 75 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 75 (5.26%) MVC
10 74 (5.19%) Automation Testing
11 69 (4.84%) OO
12 68 (4.77%) Software Testing
13 61 (4.28%) Service Delivery
13 61 (4.28%) Scrum
14 56 (3.93%) Root Cause Analysis
15 54 (3.79%) Document Management
16 53 (3.72%) Regression Testing
17 52 (3.65%) Release Management
18 49 (3.44%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 811 (56.91%) SQL
2 692 (48.56%) VB
3 474 (33.26%) PowerShell
4 455 (31.93%) C#
5 428 (30.04%) JavaScript
6 189 (13.26%) T-SQL
7 165 (11.58%) Java
8 161 (11.30%) VB.NET
9 115 (8.07%) Perl
10 96 (6.74%) VBA
11 71 (4.98%) VB6
12 60 (4.21%) PHP
13 57 (4.00%) Python
14 54 (3.79%) C
15 50 (3.51%) C++
16 40 (2.81%) Bash Shell
16 40 (2.81%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.12%) XAML
18 13 (0.91%) Shell Script
18 13 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 244 (17.12%) Degree
2 139 (9.75%) ISEB
3 129 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (4.77%) Security Cleared
5 64 (4.49%) MCSE
6 59 (4.14%) SC Cleared
7 58 (4.07%) ISTQB
8 38 (2.67%) MCP
9 35 (2.46%) MCITP
10 34 (2.39%) MCSA
11 33 (2.32%) CCNA
11 33 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
12 32 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 25 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (1.12%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.70%) MBA
16 10 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
17 9 (0.63%) CISSP
18 8 (0.56%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (10.39%) QA
2 21 (1.47%) SLA
3 8 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.42%) HL7
5 6 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.070%) COBIT
System Software
1 340 (23.86%) Active Directory
2 180 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 84 (5.89%) XenDesktop
5 82 (5.75%) XenApp
6 69 (4.84%) Hyper-V
7 35 (2.46%) vSphere
8 31 (2.18%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.91%) vCloud
9 13 (0.91%) XenServer
9 13 (0.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (0.77%) Terminal Services
11 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.35%) Xen
14 4 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.28%) Squid
14 4 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 194 (13.61%) SCCM
2 93 (6.53%) HP Quality Center
3 45 (3.16%) WSUS
4 34 (2.39%) Backup Exec
5 29 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 24 (1.68%) SCOM
7 23 (1.61%) AppDNA
8 21 (1.47%) NetBackup
9 20 (1.40%) Tivoli
10 15 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
11 12 (0.84%) ARCserve
12 10 (0.70%) Windows Intune
13 9 (0.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 9 (0.63%) MOM
13 9 (0.63%) Netcool
13 9 (0.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 8 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 7 (0.49%) WMI
16 6 (0.42%) OpenView
17 5 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 560 (39.30%) Microsoft
2 249 (17.47%) VMware
3 248 (17.40%) Citrix
4 186 (13.05%) Oracle
5 143 (10.04%) HP
6 52 (3.65%) AppSense
7 41 (2.88%) Symantec
8 31 (2.18%) SAP
9 30 (2.11%) Red Hat
10 29 (2.04%) Remedy
10 29 (2.04%) IBM
11 27 (1.89%) Dell
12 26 (1.82%) Telerik
13 23 (1.61%) CA
14 22 (1.54%) Cisco
15 21 (1.47%) Sybase
16 20 (1.40%) Interwoven
16 20 (1.40%) Bloomberg
17 19 (1.33%) EMC
18 18 (1.26%) Fujitsu
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £30 - £35,000 per annum, DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 37-45k
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent Corp Flex bens
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £32000 - £36000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ClickSoftware Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago