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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 399 350 324
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -26
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 726 760 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.70% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 1.33% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 627 629 797
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 £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £56,750 £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
60539 57184 63351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.71% 52.58% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51388 49065 55722
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £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 28 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 28 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 -46 671 £41,375 +8.88% 61
London -16 301 £47,500 - 19
South East +51 193 £37,500 +3.44% 18
City of London +24 110 £54,000 +8.00% 4
Berkshire +42 72 £37,500 +12.78% 6
East of England -61 45 £40,000 - 4
Scotland +5 37 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South West -13 36 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Reading +9 33 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Glasgow +6 32 £35,000 -12.50%
East Sussex -2 29 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Surrey -16 28 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Hampshire +15 25 £41,250 +10.00% 2
North West -12 25 £40,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands -19 25 £26,500 -30.26% 1
Hertfordshire -26 24 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands -30 24 £38,000 +4.10% 5
Brighton -9 23 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Yorkshire -85 21 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Wiltshire -9 18 £35,000 - 1
Essex -21 17 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Oxfordshire +13 16 £35,000 +32.07%
Swindon -1 16 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 16 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Leicestershire -9 15 £25,000 -34.21%
Cheshire +2 14 £45,000 +28.57%
Wokingham - 14 £30,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -85 12 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Leicester -6 11 £24,000 -36.84%
Croydon +6 10 £37,500 +25.00% 2

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 806 (56.48%) SQL
2 710 (49.75%) Windows
3 699 (48.98%) VB
4 563 (39.45%) Microsoft
5 529 (37.07%) .NET
6 528 (37.00%) SQL Server
7 482 (33.78%) PowerShell
8 456 (31.96%) C#
9 426 (29.85%) JavaScript
10 399 (27.96%) Finance
11 344 (24.11%) Active Directory
12 336 (23.55%) XML
13 329 (23.06%) HTML
14 292 (20.46%) ASP.NET
15 255 (17.87%) VMware
16 254 (17.80%) Citrix
17 252 (17.66%) MS Excel
18 245 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
19 242 (16.96%) Degree
20 235 (16.47%) CSS
21 205 (14.37%) Windows 7
22 202 (14.16%) SCCM
23 193 (13.52%) QuickTest Pro
24 190 (13.31%) Oracle
25 188 (13.17%) IIS
26 185 (12.96%) T-SQL
27 184 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
28 183 (12.82%) Web Services
29 166 (11.63%) Java
30 159 (11.14%) VB.NET

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 188 (13.17%) IIS
2 152 (10.65%) SharePoint
3 109 (7.64%) MS Exchange
4 78 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 43 (3.01%) Lync
7 32 (2.24%) WebSphere
8 26 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 24 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 22 (1.54%) CMS
10 22 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 21 (1.47%) WorkSite
12 19 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 18 (1.26%) Apache
13 18 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
15 10 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
16 9 (0.63%) Tomcat
17 7 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 252 (17.66%) MS Excel
2 155 (10.86%) MS Office
3 11 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.070%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.070%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.070%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 20 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
2 10 (0.70%) Magento
3 9 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
3 9 (0.63%) HFM
4 8 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.56%) assyst
5 7 (0.49%) e-Work
6 6 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.28%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.28%) Siebel Analytics
9 3 (0.21%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.21%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.070%) SalesLogix
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 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 120 (8.41%) TCP/IP
2 116 (8.13%) DNS
3 74 (5.19%) Internet
4 66 (4.63%) SAN
5 51 (3.57%) DHCP
6 40 (2.80%) Firewall
7 38 (2.66%) NetScaler
8 33 (2.31%) LAN
9 32 (2.24%) Intranet
10 28 (1.96%) LDAP
11 22 (1.54%) FTP
12 18 (1.26%) VPN
13 15 (1.05%) WAN
14 14 (0.98%) SSL
14 14 (0.98%) SMTP
15 11 (0.77%) NAS
16 9 (0.63%) Unified Communications
17 8 (0.56%) DMZ
17 8 (0.56%) HTTP
17 8 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 528 (37.00%) SQL Server
2 136 (9.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 113 (7.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 109 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 88 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (4.63%) Relational Database
7 41 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (2.59%) MySQL
9 35 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (2.38%) Oracle Database
11 30 (2.10%) Data Mining
12 29 (2.03%) MS Access
13 28 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (1.89%) DTS
15 24 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
16 16 (1.12%) QlikView
17 15 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
17 15 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
19 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 193 (13.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 141 (9.88%) Visual Studio
3 121 (8.48%) MSI
4 86 (6.03%) Selenium
5 62 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (2.80%) InstallShield
7 33 (2.31%) AdminStudio
8 30 (2.10%) TestComplete
9 24 (1.68%) NUnit
10 23 (1.61%) Subversion
11 19 (1.33%) WebDriver
12 17 (1.19%) Bugzilla
13 13 (0.91%) Cucumber
13 13 (0.91%) LoadRunner
14 12 (0.84%) Selenium IDE
15 11 (0.77%) MSBuild
16 10 (0.70%) JMeter
16 10 (0.70%) FitNesse
16 10 (0.70%) Git (software)
17 8 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
General
1 399 (27.96%) Finance
2 74 (5.19%) Retail
3 71 (4.98%) Law
4 60 (4.20%) Banking
5 50 (3.50%) Legal
6 39 (2.73%) Financial Institution
7 33 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 29 (2.03%) Investment Banking
9 28 (1.96%) Front Office
10 27 (1.89%) Back Office
11 18 (1.26%) Marketing
12 13 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.84%) Publishing
14 10 (0.70%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.63%) Billing
16 8 (0.56%) Electronics
17 7 (0.49%) Local Government
18 6 (0.42%) Advertising
19 5 (0.35%) Automotive
20 3 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 427 (29.92%) Developer
2 339 (23.76%) Analyst
3 130 (9.11%) .NET Developer
4 118 (8.27%) Test Analyst
5 87 (6.10%) Consultant
6 86 (6.03%) Support Engineer
7 85 (5.96%) Software Developer
8 80 (5.61%) C# Developer
9 73 (5.12%) Applications Developer
10 72 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 71 (4.98%) Tester
12 62 (4.34%) Applications Support
13 61 (4.27%) Web Developer
14 57 (3.99%) Applications Packager
15 56 (3.92%) Programmer
16 50 (3.50%) Support Analyst
17 47 (3.29%) Software Engineer
18 46 (3.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 45 (3.15%) Analyst Developer
20 44 (3.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (37.07%) .NET
2 336 (23.55%) XML
3 329 (23.06%) HTML
4 292 (20.46%) ASP.NET
5 235 (16.47%) CSS
6 183 (12.82%) Web Services
7 136 (9.53%) Ajax
8 132 (9.25%) jQuery
9 107 (7.50%) Classic ASP
10 79 (5.54%) WCF
11 67 (4.70%) .NET Framework
12 65 (4.56%) HTML5
13 61 (4.27%) Application Packaging
13 61 (4.27%) LINQ
14 57 (3.99%) XSLT
15 54 (3.78%) JSON
16 42 (2.94%) SOAP
16 42 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 36 (2.52%) ADO.NET
18 29 (2.03%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 141 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 72 (5.05%) Clustering
3 48 (3.36%) Management Information System
4 33 (2.31%) Blackberry
5 26 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 25 (1.75%) Data Integration
7 24 (1.68%) Hedge funds
8 23 (1.61%) N-Tier
9 22 (1.54%) Open Source
9 22 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.33%) iPhone
11 18 (1.26%) Thin Client
11 18 (1.26%) Fat Client
12 17 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.91%) GIS
14 11 (0.77%) Replication
15 10 (0.70%) CCTV
16 9 (0.63%) Spread Betting
17 8 (0.56%) FMCG
17 8 (0.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 710 (49.75%) Windows
2 245 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 205 (14.37%) Windows 7
4 159 (11.14%) Linux
5 158 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 133 (9.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 87 (6.10%) UNIX
8 74 (5.19%) Windows XP
9 63 (4.41%) Windows 8
10 33 (2.31%) Android
11 24 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (1.47%) Apple iOS
13 16 (1.12%) Windows Vista
14 12 (0.84%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.70%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.56%) CentOS
17 6 (0.42%) AIX
18 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.35%) Solaris
18 5 (0.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (9.25%) ITIL
2 115 (8.06%) Test Automation
3 94 (6.59%) Software Engineering
4 87 (6.10%) Automated Testing
5 84 (5.89%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (5.75%) Web Development
7 77 (5.40%) Unit Testing
7 77 (5.40%) CRM
8 76 (5.33%) MVC
9 73 (5.12%) Automation Testing
9 73 (5.12%) Test Scripting
10 68 (4.77%) OO
11 67 (4.70%) Software Testing
12 63 (4.41%) Scrum
13 60 (4.20%) Service Delivery
14 56 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
15 54 (3.78%) Document Management
16 52 (3.64%) Release Management
17 51 (3.57%) Regression Testing
18 50 (3.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 806 (56.48%) SQL
2 699 (48.98%) VB
3 482 (33.78%) PowerShell
4 456 (31.96%) C#
5 426 (29.85%) JavaScript
6 185 (12.96%) T-SQL
7 166 (11.63%) Java
8 159 (11.14%) VB.NET
9 111 (7.78%) Perl
10 95 (6.66%) VBA
11 70 (4.91%) VB6
12 60 (4.20%) PHP
13 56 (3.92%) Python
14 53 (3.71%) C++
14 53 (3.71%) C
15 40 (2.80%) PL/SQL
16 39 (2.73%) Bash Shell
17 16 (1.12%) XAML
18 13 (0.91%) Ruby
18 13 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 242 (16.96%) Degree
2 140 (9.81%) ISEB
3 132 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 70 (4.91%) Security Cleared
5 68 (4.77%) MCSE
6 60 (4.20%) SC Cleared
6 60 (4.20%) ISTQB
7 39 (2.73%) MCP
8 36 (2.52%) MCSA
9 35 (2.45%) MCITP
10 33 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (2.31%) CCNA
11 32 (2.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 26 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (1.19%) DV Cleared
14 15 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
16 10 (0.70%) MBA
17 9 (0.63%) CISSP
18 8 (0.56%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (10.23%) QA
2 19 (1.33%) SLA
3 8 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.42%) HL7
6 1 (0.070%) COBIT
System Software
1 344 (24.11%) Active Directory
2 184 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (8.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 85 (5.96%) XenDesktop
5 81 (5.68%) XenApp
6 75 (5.26%) Hyper-V
7 34 (2.38%) vSphere
8 33 (2.31%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.91%) vCloud
10 12 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 11 (0.77%) XenServer
11 11 (0.77%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (0.42%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.35%) Xen
16 4 (0.28%) Squid
16 4 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 202 (14.16%) SCCM
2 88 (6.17%) HP Quality Center
3 44 (3.08%) WSUS
4 34 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 32 (2.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 26 (1.82%) AppDNA
7 22 (1.54%) NetBackup
7 22 (1.54%) SCOM
8 19 (1.33%) Tivoli
9 17 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
10 12 (0.84%) ARCserve
11 10 (0.70%) Windows Intune
12 9 (0.63%) MOM
13 8 (0.56%) Netcool
13 8 (0.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 8 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 8 (0.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 7 (0.49%) WMI
15 6 (0.42%) OpenView
16 5 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 563 (39.45%) Microsoft
2 255 (17.87%) VMware
3 254 (17.80%) Citrix
4 190 (13.31%) Oracle
5 144 (10.09%) HP
6 52 (3.64%) AppSense
7 42 (2.94%) Symantec
8 30 (2.10%) SAP
9 29 (2.03%) Dell
9 29 (2.03%) Red Hat
10 28 (1.96%) IBM
10 28 (1.96%) Remedy
11 27 (1.89%) Telerik
12 25 (1.75%) Cisco
12 25 (1.75%) CA
13 22 (1.54%) Bloomberg
14 21 (1.47%) EMC
15 20 (1.40%) Interwoven
15 20 (1.40%) Sophos
15 20 (1.40%) Sybase
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 15 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £32000 - £36000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Selkirk, Selkirkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ClickSoftware Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago