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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 571 524 453
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -71
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 414 520 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.92% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 348 379 574
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%

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
53582 56345 63050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.86% 50.93% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 46315 47874 53315
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average 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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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 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 -75 379 £42,500 +6.25% 29
London -3 136 £52,500 +10.52% 9
South East -12 85 £40,000 -5.88% 11
East Midlands +57 63 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Nottingham +51 45 £35,000 -7.89%
Nottinghamshire +46 45 £35,000 -7.89%
East of England -2 39 £44,250 +36.15%
North West +22 29 £45,000 +50.00% 1
West Sussex +19 29 £40,000 -9.60% 1
City of London +39 27 £52,500 - 2
Manchester +1 19 £45,000 -5.26%
Berkshire -10 19 £38,750 -35.41% 4
Leicestershire +26 17 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Haywards Heath - 16 £40,000 -
Scotland -8 15 £46,000 +13.58% 2
Essex +7 14 £37,500 -6.25%
South West +1 13 £30,750 -13.38% 3
Coalville - 13 £21,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 12 £41,000 +24.24%
Worthing - 12 £25,000 -
East Sussex +25 10 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Brighton +22 10 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Bristol +4 10 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 10 £51,000 +70.00%
Hampshire -5 10 £40,000 -10.11%
Surrey -8 10 £37,750 +7.85% 4
Brentwood +17 8 £37,500 -
Lancashire +8 8 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Croydon - 8 £52,500 -
Derbyshire +11 7 £24,500 -2.00%

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 484 (54.50%) SQL
2 423 (47.64%) SQL Server
3 367 (41.33%) Windows
4 350 (39.41%) JavaScript
5 333 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 323 (36.37%) PowerShell
7 288 (32.43%) VB
8 280 (31.53%) C#
9 276 (31.08%) .NET
10 246 (27.70%) Active Directory
11 213 (23.99%) XML
12 206 (23.20%) HTML
13 200 (22.52%) Oracle
14 198 (22.30%) MS Excel
15 197 (22.18%) Finance
16 182 (20.50%) Java
17 168 (18.92%) ASP.NET
18 158 (17.79%) Windows Server
19 156 (17.57%) Degree
20 154 (17.34%) SCCM
21 144 (16.22%) VB.NET
22 139 (15.65%) CSS
23 118 (13.29%) ITIL
24 115 (12.95%) T-SQL
24 115 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
25 114 (12.84%) VMware
26 113 (12.73%) IIS
27 109 (12.27%) MS Office
27 109 (12.27%) Windows Server 2012
28 107 (12.05%) SDLC

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 113 (12.73%) IIS
2 94 (10.59%) MS Exchange
3 54 (6.08%) SharePoint
4 35 (3.94%) Tomcat
5 30 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (2.59%) CMS
7 20 (2.25%) Confluence
8 19 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (1.69%) IBM Notes
10 15 (1.69%) SAS
11 13 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2000
12 12 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (1.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 10 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (1.13%) WebLogic
13 10 (1.13%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.79%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 198 (22.30%) MS Excel
2 109 (12.27%) MS Office
3 11 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (2.48%) Siebel Analytics
2 10 (1.13%) Visualfiles
3 8 (0.90%) HFM
4 6 (0.68%) Bankmaster
4 6 (0.68%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.34%) KANA IQ
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.34%) TrackWise
5 3 (0.34%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.23%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.11%) Magento
7 1 (0.11%) PlanetPress Connect
7 1 (0.11%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.74%) Office 365
2 33 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.68%) Mimecast
5 6 (0.68%) SaaS
6 5 (0.56%) IaaS
6 5 (0.56%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 82 (9.23%) Firewall
2 74 (8.33%) SAN
3 65 (7.32%) DNS
4 62 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 54 (6.08%) DHCP
6 51 (5.74%) VoIP
7 47 (5.29%) Internet
8 36 (4.05%) VPN
9 25 (2.82%) FTP
10 24 (2.70%) VLAN
11 21 (2.36%) LAN
12 19 (2.14%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (1.69%) NetScaler
13 15 (1.69%) WAN
14 14 (1.58%) SSL
15 12 (1.35%) iSCSI
16 9 (1.01%) LDAP
17 8 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
18 7 (0.79%) IPsec
18 7 (0.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (47.64%) SQL Server
2 84 (9.46%) Relational Database
3 73 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 40 (4.50%) Oracle Reports
8 37 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
9 31 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (2.93%) Oracle BI EE
11 25 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
12 22 (2.48%) QlikView
12 22 (2.48%) Siebel EIM
12 22 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (2.03%) MS Access
14 17 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (1.91%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.58%) Oracle ODI
16 12 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 65 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 52 (5.86%) Selenium
3 50 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (4.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 38 (4.28%) HP UFT
6 33 (3.72%) Subversion
7 30 (3.38%) SoapUI
8 28 (3.15%) Ant
9 27 (3.04%) JIRA
10 25 (2.82%) MSI
11 21 (2.36%) NUnit
12 18 (2.03%) Git (software)
13 17 (1.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 15 (1.69%) Selenium IDE
14 15 (1.69%) TeamCity
15 14 (1.58%) Rational Functional Tester
16 12 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
17 10 (1.13%) InstallShield
18 9 (1.01%) Moq
18 9 (1.01%) ReSharper
General
1 197 (22.18%) Finance
2 39 (4.39%) Law
3 26 (2.93%) Retail
4 24 (2.70%) Banking
5 23 (2.59%) Legal
6 17 (1.91%) Publishing
7 13 (1.46%) Advertising
7 13 (1.46%) Games
7 13 (1.46%) Polish Language
8 12 (1.35%) Back Office
8 12 (1.35%) Marketing
9 10 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.68%) German Language
12 5 (0.56%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.56%) Local Government
13 4 (0.45%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.34%) Front Office
14 3 (0.34%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 256 (28.83%) Developer
2 158 (17.79%) Analyst
3 78 (8.78%) Support Analyst
4 76 (8.56%) .NET Developer
5 68 (7.66%) SQL Developer
6 50 (5.63%) C# Developer
7 48 (5.41%) Junior
8 47 (5.29%) Infrastructure Support
9 45 (5.07%) IT Support
10 44 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support
11 41 (4.62%) Applications Support
12 40 (4.50%) Web Developer
13 39 (4.39%) Software Engineer
14 38 (4.28%) JavaScript Engineer
15 37 (4.17%) Consultant
15 37 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 36 (4.05%) Support Engineer
17 35 (3.94%) Applications Developer
17 35 (3.94%) IT Analyst
18 34 (3.83%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (31.08%) .NET
2 213 (23.99%) XML
3 206 (23.20%) HTML
4 168 (18.92%) ASP.NET
5 139 (15.65%) CSS
6 100 (11.26%) Web Services
7 63 (7.09%) Classic ASP
8 54 (6.08%) .NET Framework
9 53 (5.97%) jQuery
10 46 (5.18%) HTML5
11 39 (4.39%) WCF
12 38 (4.28%) SOAP
13 35 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (3.94%) JSON
14 33 (3.72%) Ajax
14 33 (3.72%) Entity Framework
15 31 (3.49%) CSS3
16 29 (3.27%) AngularJS
17 25 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 23 (2.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 98 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 61 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 45 (5.07%) Data Integration
5 41 (4.62%) Clustering
6 37 (4.17%) Driving Licence
7 27 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.93%) Replication
9 13 (1.46%) Blackberry
9 13 (1.46%) Data Centre
9 13 (1.46%) Online Gambling
10 12 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
10 12 (1.35%) User Experience
11 11 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.01%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.01%) FMCG
12 9 (1.01%) Online Games
13 8 (0.90%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 367 (41.33%) Windows
2 158 (17.79%) Windows Server
3 115 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 109 (12.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (8.56%) Linux
6 69 (7.77%) Windows 7
7 61 (6.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 60 (6.76%) Unix
9 35 (3.94%) Windows 10
10 27 (3.04%) Windows 8
11 20 (2.25%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.24%) Mac OS
12 11 (1.24%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.45%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.45%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.34%) Android
14 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.34%) Solaris
15 1 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (13.29%) ITIL
2 107 (12.05%) SDLC
3 85 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (8.45%) Workflow
5 67 (7.55%) Unit Testing
6 65 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 59 (6.64%) OO
7 59 (6.64%) Software Engineering
8 58 (6.53%) Project Management
9 51 (5.74%) MVC
10 49 (5.52%) Analytics
11 47 (5.29%) Data Management
11 47 (5.29%) Migration
11 47 (5.29%) Test Scripting
12 45 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (5.07%) Clinical Data Management
13 39 (4.39%) Web Development
14 38 (4.28%) Software Testing
14 38 (4.28%) Test Automation
15 35 (3.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 484 (54.50%) SQL
2 350 (39.41%) JavaScript
3 323 (36.37%) PowerShell
4 288 (32.43%) VB
5 280 (31.53%) C#
6 182 (20.50%) Java
7 144 (16.22%) VB.NET
8 115 (12.95%) T-SQL
9 97 (10.92%) PL/SQL
10 85 (9.57%) C++
10 85 (9.57%) VBA
11 75 (8.45%) VB6
12 46 (5.18%) Python
13 40 (4.50%) Ruby
14 37 (4.17%) Perl
15 31 (3.49%) PHP
16 26 (2.93%) C
17 22 (2.48%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.24%) Korn
19 8 (0.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 156 (17.57%) Degree
2 71 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (4.73%) ISEB
4 39 (4.39%) MCSA
5 33 (3.72%) ISTQB
6 30 (3.38%) MCSE
7 25 (2.82%) Security Cleared
8 24 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 20 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
10 19 (2.14%) MCITP
11 17 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (1.80%) CCA
13 13 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (1.35%) MCP
15 9 (1.01%) HND
15 9 (1.01%) MCTS
15 9 (1.01%) PMI Certification
16 8 (0.90%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (7.55%) QA
2 32 (3.60%) SLA
3 8 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.23%) GxP
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 246 (27.70%) Active Directory
2 72 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 47 (5.29%) Hyper-V
5 40 (4.50%) XenApp
6 26 (2.93%) vSphere
7 24 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.13%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.90%) Terminal Server
9 8 (0.90%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.45%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.34%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.34%) SRDF
11 3 (0.34%) XenServer
12 2 (0.23%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.11%) Time Sharing Option
13 1 (0.11%) Varnish
13 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 154 (17.34%) SCCM
2 38 (4.28%) SCOM
3 36 (4.05%) WSUS
4 34 (3.83%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (1.35%) EnCase
5 12 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 12 (1.35%) FTK
6 11 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (1.24%) SCOrch
7 8 (0.90%) AppDNA
7 8 (0.90%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 7 (0.79%) Nagios
9 6 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
10 5 (0.56%) SmoothWall
11 4 (0.45%) MIIS
11 4 (0.45%) MOM
11 4 (0.45%) Windows Intune
11 4 (0.45%) WMI
11 4 (0.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 333 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 200 (22.52%) Oracle
3 114 (12.84%) VMware
4 94 (10.59%) Citrix
4 94 (10.59%) HP
5 54 (6.08%) Informatica
5 54 (6.08%) TIBCO
6 46 (5.18%) Cisco
6 46 (5.18%) Dell
7 37 (4.17%) Symantec
8 27 (3.04%) Siebel
9 24 (2.70%) IBM
9 24 (2.70%) Veeam
10 21 (2.36%) Atlassian
10 21 (2.36%) SAP
11 19 (2.14%) Progress
12 18 (2.03%) iManage
13 16 (1.80%) CA
14 15 (1.69%) Lotus
15 11 (1.24%) Cyber-Ark
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + pension + private medical
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Waitrose
Salary: £37,000 - £52,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Caterham, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Omni RMS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 per annum + (neg.)
Posted: 16 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 19 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 19 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 19 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 25 days ago