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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 471 423 387
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -36
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 519 696 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.58% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.10% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 387 589 596
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
56309 63530 60336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.81% 52.61% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47909 53546 51772
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 -50 489 £40,000 - 58
London -104 149 £47,500 +5.55% 15
South East +17 128 £41,875 +11.66% 23
Yorkshire +18 53 £41,250 +17.85% 1
West Midlands +8 50 £25,000 -28.57% 3
East of England -7 50 £32,500 -9.72% 3
Berkshire +14 47 £60,000 +60.00% 10
West Yorkshire +6 33 £47,500 +48.43% 1
City of London -58 33 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Surrey +24 30 £35,000 +4.47% 6
North West +3 30 £30,000 +3.44% 7
Reading -10 21 £37,500 +2.73% 5
Warwickshire - 21 £25,000 - 2
Scotland +3 19 £40,500 +10.95%
Manchester +1 18 £47,500 +75.92%
Maidenhead - 18 £61,250 -
Hertfordshire -36 17 £34,000 -2.85%
Norfolk +22 16 £28,000 -37.77%
Hampshire +8 16 £44,500 +11.25% 3
Birmingham +6 16 £25,000 -28.57%
South Yorkshire 0 16 £42,500 +21.42%
South West -22 14 £37,000 +12.97% 6
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £29,500 -24.35% 1
Leeds -2 12 £47,500 +72.72%
Thetford - 12 £25,000 -
Bingley - 12 - -
Doncaster - 12 £42,500 -
East Midlands -9 11 £32,500 -16.66%
High Wycombe +2 10 - -
Portsmouth - 10 £44,500 -

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 562 (54.88%) Windows
2 546 (53.32%) SQL
3 421 (41.11%) Microsoft
4 395 (38.57%) SQL Server
5 392 (38.28%) PowerShell
6 390 (38.09%) VB
7 329 (32.13%) C#
7 329 (32.13%) JavaScript
8 309 (30.18%) Active Directory
9 300 (29.30%) .NET
10 258 (25.20%) VMware
11 240 (23.44%) HTML
12 210 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 204 (19.92%) MS Excel
14 193 (18.85%) VMware Infrastructure
15 187 (18.26%) Finance
16 168 (16.41%) Java
17 167 (16.31%) Windows Server 2003
18 162 (15.82%) Citrix
19 159 (15.53%) CSS
20 156 (15.23%) XML
21 148 (14.45%) ASP.NET
22 143 (13.96%) ITIL
22 143 (13.96%) T-SQL
23 141 (13.77%) Oracle
24 132 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
25 130 (12.70%) MS Exchange
26 127 (12.40%) DNS
27 126 (12.30%) Degree
28 124 (12.11%) Windows 7

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 130 (12.70%) MS Exchange
2 111 (10.84%) IIS
3 93 (9.08%) SharePoint
4 57 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 31 (3.03%) Apache
7 28 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (2.73%) Lync
8 25 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 21 (2.05%) Tomcat
10 20 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (1.46%) CMS
13 14 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (1.07%) JBoss
15 10 (0.98%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.78%) WebLogic
17 7 (0.68%) LiveLink
17 7 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 204 (19.92%) MS Excel
2 105 (10.25%) MS Office
3 10 (0.98%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.29%) MS Project
6 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) PrintSoft PReS
6 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.49%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.29%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.20%) Retail-J
5 2 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.20%) Tridion
6 1 (0.098%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.098%) Eikon
6 1 (0.098%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.098%) Sage ERP X3
6 1 (0.098%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.098%) AWD
6 1 (0.098%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.098%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.098%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.098%) HFM
6 1 (0.098%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.37%) SaaS
1 14 (1.37%) Office 365
2 7 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.098%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 127 (12.40%) DNS
2 112 (10.94%) SAN
3 104 (10.16%) TCP/IP
4 82 (8.01%) Firewall
4 82 (8.01%) DHCP
5 54 (5.27%) LAN
6 53 (5.18%) Internet
7 51 (4.98%) WAN
8 44 (4.30%) FTP
9 38 (3.71%) VPN
10 25 (2.44%) VoIP
11 22 (2.15%) SMTP
11 22 (2.15%) SSL
11 22 (2.15%) Wireless
12 20 (1.95%) LDAP
13 19 (1.86%) VLAN
14 17 (1.66%) IMAP
14 17 (1.66%) Telnet
14 17 (1.66%) SSH
15 14 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (38.57%) SQL Server
2 105 (10.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 97 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (8.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 68 (6.64%) Relational Database
6 66 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (5.47%) MySQL
8 51 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (3.32%) Oracle Database
11 33 (3.22%) DTS
11 33 (3.22%) Crystal Reports
12 31 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (2.44%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 11 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
16 9 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.78%) QlikView
17 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (7.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 59 (5.76%) Selenium
3 52 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 41 (4.00%) MSI
5 38 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (2.73%) Subversion
7 25 (2.44%) JIRA
8 22 (2.15%) Jenkins
9 19 (1.86%) Artifactory
10 18 (1.76%) Cucumber
11 16 (1.56%) Git (software)
12 14 (1.37%) Rational Functional Tester
13 13 (1.27%) Toad
14 12 (1.17%) InstallShield
14 12 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 10 (0.98%) Moq
15 10 (0.98%) ReSharper
15 10 (0.98%) Maven
16 9 (0.88%) Ant
16 9 (0.88%) Hudson
General
1 187 (18.26%) Finance
2 41 (4.00%) Banking
3 33 (3.22%) Law
3 33 (3.22%) Manufacturing
4 31 (3.03%) Back Office
5 29 (2.83%) Games
6 28 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.34%) French Language
8 22 (2.15%) Front Office
9 20 (1.95%) Legal
10 18 (1.76%) Marketing
11 12 (1.17%) Aerospace
12 11 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.98%) Retail
13 10 (0.98%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.68%) Polish Language
15 6 (0.59%) Electronics
16 5 (0.49%) Advertising
16 5 (0.49%) German Language
16 5 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 219 (21.39%) Developer
2 177 (17.29%) Analyst
3 85 (8.30%) Administrator
4 79 (7.71%) Consultant
5 74 (7.23%) Support Analyst
6 73 (7.13%) Applications Support
7 58 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 56 (5.47%) .NET Developer
9 52 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
10 50 (4.88%) DBA
11 44 (4.30%) Support Engineer
12 43 (4.20%) Test Analyst
12 43 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
13 41 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 39 (3.81%) Technical Support
15 35 (3.42%) Web Developer
16 34 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 34 (3.32%) SQL DBA
17 32 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
17 32 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (29.30%) .NET
2 240 (23.44%) HTML
3 159 (15.53%) CSS
4 156 (15.23%) XML
5 148 (14.45%) ASP.NET
6 95 (9.28%) jQuery
7 81 (7.91%) Web Services
8 68 (6.64%) Classic ASP
9 62 (6.05%) .NET Framework
10 44 (4.30%) Ajax
11 35 (3.42%) Entity Framework
12 32 (3.13%) JSON
13 31 (3.03%) Application Packaging
14 26 (2.54%) HTML5
15 23 (2.25%) SOAP
15 23 (2.25%) XHTML
16 19 (1.86%) WSH
16 19 (1.86%) DHTML
17 18 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (1.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (7.03%) Clustering
2 68 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 56 (5.47%) Replication
5 29 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.73%) Blackberry
7 18 (1.76%) FMCG
8 17 (1.66%) Open Source
8 17 (1.66%) PKI
9 11 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.88%) Thin Client
10 9 (0.88%) Equities
10 9 (0.88%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.78%) Streaming Video
12 7 (0.68%) Online Gambling
12 7 (0.68%) EqualLogic
12 7 (0.68%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.68%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.68%) User Experience
13 6 (0.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 562 (54.88%) Windows
2 210 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 167 (16.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 124 (12.11%) Windows 7
5 122 (11.91%) Linux
6 121 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 39 (3.81%) UNIX
9 30 (2.93%) Windows 2000
10 19 (1.86%) Windows Vista
11 13 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (1.17%) Windows 8
12 12 (1.17%) Windows NT
13 11 (1.07%) Android
14 8 (0.78%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.59%) VMS
16 5 (0.49%) Solaris
17 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (13.96%) ITIL
2 132 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (6.64%) Scrum
4 52 (5.08%) TDD
4 52 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (4.98%) Test Automation
6 50 (4.88%) Time Management
7 48 (4.69%) Configuration Management
8 45 (4.39%) MVC
8 45 (4.39%) Software Engineering
9 44 (4.30%) Project Management
10 43 (4.20%) Automated Testing
11 38 (3.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 35 (3.42%) Service Management
12 35 (3.42%) Migration
13 32 (3.13%) Software Testing
13 32 (3.13%) Service Delivery
13 32 (3.13%) Change Management
14 29 (2.83%) Automation Testing
15 28 (2.73%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 546 (53.32%) SQL
2 392 (38.28%) PowerShell
3 390 (38.09%) VB
4 329 (32.13%) C#
4 329 (32.13%) JavaScript
5 168 (16.41%) Java
6 143 (13.96%) T-SQL
7 103 (10.06%) VB.NET
8 90 (8.79%) PHP
9 81 (7.91%) Perl
10 62 (6.05%) C++
11 58 (5.66%) VB6
12 56 (5.47%) Python
13 47 (4.59%) VBA
14 46 (4.49%) C
15 22 (2.15%) PL/SQL
16 17 (1.66%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.37%) Bash Shell
18 13 (1.27%) Ruby
19 9 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 126 (12.30%) Degree
2 100 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (6.15%) MCSE
3 63 (6.15%) Security Cleared
4 50 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 47 (4.59%) ISEB
6 36 (3.52%) MCSA
7 33 (3.22%) ISTQB
8 28 (2.73%) MCP
9 25 (2.44%) MCITP
10 22 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (2.15%) CCNA
11 18 (1.76%) DV Cleared
12 11 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.98%) HND
13 10 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.88%) MCTS
15 8 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (0.68%) CCNP
17 4 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (8.11%) QA
2 33 (3.22%) SLA
3 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.098%) HL7
6 1 (0.098%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.098%) COBIT
6 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 309 (30.18%) Active Directory
2 193 (18.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (8.79%) Hyper-V
4 73 (7.13%) XenApp
5 70 (6.84%) vSphere
6 56 (5.47%) VMware ESX
7 43 (4.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 30 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
9 27 (2.64%) XenDesktop
10 14 (1.37%) MetaFrame
10 14 (1.37%) Terminal Server
11 13 (1.27%) Terminal Services
11 13 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 8 (0.78%) ISA Server
13 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.59%) XenServer
14 3 (0.29%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.20%) KVM
15 2 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 102 (9.96%) SCCM
2 47 (4.59%) SCOM
3 43 (4.20%) WSUS
4 41 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 33 (3.22%) Backup Exec
6 25 (2.44%) NetBackup
7 22 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 21 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (1.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 16 (1.56%) Tivoli
10 16 (1.56%) BladeLogic
11 15 (1.46%) WMI
12 11 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
13 10 (0.98%) Puppet
14 9 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 7 (0.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 7 (0.68%) Netcool
15 7 (0.68%) Netcool/OMNIbus
16 6 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
16 6 (0.59%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 421 (41.11%) Microsoft
2 258 (25.20%) VMware
3 162 (15.82%) Citrix
4 141 (13.77%) Oracle
5 81 (7.91%) HP
6 67 (6.54%) Cisco
7 55 (5.37%) EMC
8 54 (5.27%) Dell
8 54 (5.27%) Symantec
9 45 (4.39%) IBM
10 29 (2.83%) NetApp
11 20 (1.95%) Red Hat
12 18 (1.76%) BMC
12 18 (1.76%) SAP
12 18 (1.76%) Cognos
13 17 (1.66%) Intel
13 17 (1.66%) Remedy
14 16 (1.56%) Splunk
15 15 (1.46%) Veeam
15 15 (1.46%) 3Com
Crewe, Cheshire
Progressive North
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Progressive North
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago