The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 581 517 430
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -87
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 362 513 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.48% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.93% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 306 388 630
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%

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
51377 55087 62025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.28% 51.43% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44439 46859 52974
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -85 331 £45,000 +16.88% 39
London +19 134 £52,500 +13.51% 15
South East -13 77 £40,000 -5.88% 6
East Midlands +55 49 £35,000 -7.89% 6
East of England 0 31 £51,000 +54.54% 2
Berkshire +11 30 £44,750 -0.55% 3
Nottingham +30 29 £35,000 -7.89%
Nottinghamshire +22 29 £35,000 -7.89%
North West +7 23 £42,500 +17.24% 1
City of London +66 21 £53,750 +13.15% 6
Leicestershire - 18 £23,000 - 4
West Sussex +10 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Haywards Heath - 14 £40,000 -
Bracknell +1 13 £45,000 - 1
Manchester +1 13 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Coalville - 13 £23,000 -
South West -16 11 £50,000 +47.05% 2
Hertfordshire +13 10 £41,000 +20.58%
Lancashire +12 10 £38,500 +54.00%
Croydon +4 10 £52,500 +16.66%
Cambridgeshire -2 10 £51,000 +32.46% 2
East Sussex - 10 £50,000 -
Brighton - 10 £50,000 -
Essex +8 9 £37,500 -
Hampshire +5 9 £40,000 -10.11%
Scotland +4 9 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Chorley - 9 £39,250 -
Bristol -1 8 £55,000 +49.65% 1
Surrey -15 8 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Derbyshire - 8 £40,000 - 1

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VBScript.

1 467 (53.74%) SQL
2 401 (46.14%) SQL Server
3 373 (42.92%) Windows
4 356 (40.97%) Microsoft
5 332 (38.20%) PowerShell
6 317 (36.48%) JavaScript
7 287 (33.03%) VB
8 268 (30.84%) Active Directory
9 256 (29.46%) C#
10 254 (29.23%) .NET
11 210 (24.17%) MS Excel
12 206 (23.71%) Finance
13 187 (21.52%) XML
13 187 (21.52%) Java
14 184 (21.17%) HTML
15 183 (21.06%) Oracle
16 168 (19.33%) Windows Server
17 163 (18.76%) SCCM
18 156 (17.95%) ASP.NET
19 144 (16.57%) Degree
20 132 (15.19%) VB.NET
21 127 (14.61%) CSS
22 126 (14.50%) VMware
23 117 (13.46%) ITIL
24 116 (13.35%) MS Office
25 115 (13.23%) T-SQL
25 115 (13.23%) Windows Server 2008
26 113 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
27 112 (12.89%) SDLC
28 101 (11.62%) Citrix

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 93 (10.70%) IIS
2 91 (10.47%) MS Exchange
3 48 (5.52%) SharePoint
4 31 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 30 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (2.99%) CMS
7 18 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (1.73%) Confluence
8 15 (1.73%) IBM Notes
8 15 (1.73%) SAS
9 13 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2000
10 12 (1.38%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 10 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.81%) Skype for Business
13 7 (0.81%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 210 (24.17%) MS Excel
2 116 (13.35%) MS Office
3 12 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (2.19%) Siebel Analytics
2 10 (1.15%) Visualfiles
3 6 (0.69%) Bankmaster
3 6 (0.69%) HFM
3 6 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.35%) KANA IQ
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.35%) TrackWise
4 3 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.23%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.12%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 61 (7.02%) Office 365
2 36 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.81%) SaaS
6 6 (0.69%) IaaS
6 6 (0.69%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.58%) OneDrive
7 5 (0.58%) PaaS
8 2 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 89 (10.24%) Firewall
2 71 (8.17%) DNS
3 69 (7.94%) SAN
4 60 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 56 (6.44%) DHCP
6 51 (5.87%) Internet
7 50 (5.75%) VoIP
8 38 (4.37%) VPN
9 27 (3.11%) VLAN
10 23 (2.65%) LAN
11 22 (2.53%) FTP
12 18 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (1.96%) NetScaler
14 16 (1.84%) WAN
15 13 (1.50%) SSL
16 12 (1.38%) iSCSI
17 9 (1.04%) LDAP
18 7 (0.81%) IPsec
19 6 (0.69%) DDNS
19 6 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (46.14%) SQL Server
2 83 (9.55%) Relational Database
3 78 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 43 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (4.37%) Oracle Reports
8 34 (3.91%) Crystal Reports
9 33 (3.80%) QlikView
10 31 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
13 20 (2.30%) MS Access
14 19 (2.19%) Siebel EIM
14 19 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
15 18 (2.07%) RDBMS
16 16 (1.84%) Oracle ODI
17 15 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
18 11 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (7.13%) Visual Studio
2 59 (6.79%) Selenium
3 42 (4.83%) HP UFT
4 34 (3.91%) Subversion
4 34 (3.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 33 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (3.68%) MSI
7 27 (3.11%) Ant
7 27 (3.11%) SoapUI
8 25 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 20 (2.30%) NUnit
10 16 (1.84%) JIRA
10 16 (1.84%) Rational Functional Tester
10 16 (1.84%) TeamCity
11 15 (1.73%) Selenium IDE
12 12 (1.38%) JMeter
12 12 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
13 11 (1.27%) Git (software)
13 11 (1.27%) InstallShield
13 11 (1.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 206 (23.71%) Finance
2 37 (4.26%) Law
3 30 (3.45%) Banking
4 27 (3.11%) Retail
5 24 (2.76%) Legal
6 18 (2.07%) Publishing
7 16 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.73%) Games
8 15 (1.73%) Polish Language
9 13 (1.50%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.38%) Marketing
11 11 (1.27%) Back Office
12 10 (1.15%) Advertising
13 8 (0.92%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.92%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.81%) German Language
15 4 (0.46%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.46%) Local Government
16 3 (0.35%) Front Office
16 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 246 (28.31%) Developer
2 156 (17.95%) Analyst
3 81 (9.32%) Support Analyst
4 67 (7.71%) SQL Developer
5 66 (7.59%) .NET Developer
6 51 (5.87%) Infrastructure Support
7 48 (5.52%) IT Support
8 46 (5.29%) Applications Support
8 46 (5.29%) C# Developer
8 46 (5.29%) Junior
9 45 (5.18%) 3rd Line Support
10 42 (4.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 41 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 41 (4.72%) Web Developer
12 39 (4.49%) Applications Developer
12 39 (4.49%) Software Engineer
13 37 (4.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 37 (4.26%) Support Engineer
14 36 (4.14%) IT Analyst
14 36 (4.14%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (29.23%) .NET
2 187 (21.52%) XML
3 184 (21.17%) HTML
4 156 (17.95%) ASP.NET
5 127 (14.61%) CSS
6 96 (11.05%) Web Services
7 59 (6.79%) Classic ASP
8 48 (5.52%) .NET Framework
9 46 (5.29%) jQuery
10 45 (5.18%) HTML5
11 35 (4.03%) Ajax
11 35 (4.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (3.80%) WCF
13 32 (3.68%) JSON
14 31 (3.57%) CSS3
14 31 (3.57%) Entity Framework
15 30 (3.45%) SOAP
16 28 (3.22%) AngularJS
17 25 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (1.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 56 (6.44%) Computer Science
4 43 (4.95%) Data Integration
5 41 (4.72%) Clustering
6 36 (4.14%) Driving Licence
7 23 (2.65%) Replication
8 22 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.96%) Data Centre
9 17 (1.96%) Data Structures
10 15 (1.73%) Online Gambling
10 15 (1.73%) User Experience
11 13 (1.50%) Blackberry
12 12 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
12 12 (1.38%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.15%) Digital Media
14 9 (1.04%) FMCG
14 9 (1.04%) Online Games
15 8 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 373 (42.92%) Windows
2 168 (19.33%) Windows Server
3 115 (13.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 79 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 73 (8.40%) Linux
7 63 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 56 (6.44%) Unix
9 40 (4.60%) Windows 10
10 22 (2.53%) Windows 8
11 18 (2.07%) Windows XP
12 15 (1.73%) Windows 2000
13 13 (1.50%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.81%) Windows NT
15 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.35%) Android
17 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.35%) Solaris
17 3 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (13.46%) ITIL
2 112 (12.89%) SDLC
3 84 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (8.86%) Workflow
5 62 (7.13%) Configuration Management
6 59 (6.79%) Software Engineering
7 58 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 55 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (6.33%) OO
8 55 (6.33%) Test Scripting
9 53 (6.10%) Project Management
10 46 (5.29%) Data Management
11 43 (4.95%) Clinical Data Management
11 43 (4.95%) MVC
12 42 (4.83%) Analytics
12 42 (4.83%) Migration
13 38 (4.37%) Software Testing
14 37 (4.26%) Test Automation
15 36 (4.14%) Change Management
15 36 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 467 (53.74%) SQL
2 332 (38.20%) PowerShell
3 317 (36.48%) JavaScript
4 287 (33.03%) VB
5 256 (29.46%) C#
6 187 (21.52%) Java
7 132 (15.19%) VB.NET
8 115 (13.23%) T-SQL
9 88 (10.13%) PL/SQL
10 85 (9.78%) VBA
11 79 (9.09%) C++
12 67 (7.71%) VB6
13 50 (5.75%) Python
14 41 (4.72%) Perl
15 30 (3.45%) Ruby
16 25 (2.88%) PHP
17 22 (2.53%) C
18 21 (2.42%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 7 (0.81%) KiXtart
Qualifications
1 144 (16.57%) Degree
2 76 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (4.95%) MCSA
4 39 (4.49%) ISEB
5 35 (4.03%) MCSE
6 27 (3.11%) ISTQB
6 27 (3.11%) Security Cleared
7 26 (2.99%) SC Cleared
8 24 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
9 19 (2.19%) MCITP
10 18 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (1.84%) CCA
11 16 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 15 (1.73%) MCP
13 9 (1.04%) CCNA
13 9 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.04%) MCT
13 9 (1.04%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (8.17%) QA
2 27 (3.11%) SLA
3 7 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.23%) GxP
4 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 268 (30.84%) Active Directory
2 84 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 57 (6.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 48 (5.52%) XenApp
6 26 (2.99%) XenDesktop
7 23 (2.65%) vSphere
8 10 (1.15%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.04%) Terminal Server
10 8 (0.92%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.58%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.35%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.35%) SRDF
13 3 (0.35%) XenServer
14 2 (0.23%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.23%) Xen
15 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 163 (18.76%) SCCM
2 47 (5.41%) WSUS
3 36 (4.14%) SCOM
4 27 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (1.50%) AppDNA
6 12 (1.38%) EnCase
6 12 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 12 (1.38%) FTK
6 12 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (0.92%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 7 (0.81%) XenMobile
9 6 (0.69%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.69%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.69%) ServiceCenter
10 5 (0.58%) MOM
10 5 (0.58%) Nagios
10 5 (0.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 4 (0.46%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.46%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 356 (40.97%) Microsoft
2 183 (21.06%) Oracle
3 126 (14.50%) VMware
4 101 (11.62%) Citrix
5 93 (10.70%) HP
6 53 (6.10%) Cisco
7 52 (5.98%) Informatica
7 52 (5.98%) TIBCO
8 46 (5.29%) Dell
9 39 (4.49%) Symantec
10 24 (2.76%) IBM
11 22 (2.53%) Siebel
11 22 (2.53%) Veeam
12 20 (2.30%) SAP
13 16 (1.84%) Atlassian
13 16 (1.84%) CA
13 16 (1.84%) iManage
13 16 (1.84%) Progress
14 15 (1.73%) Lotus
15 13 (1.50%) AppSense
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + strong benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus +28 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Roc Search Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Omni RMS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £42k + excellent bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus +28 Days Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 15 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago