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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 481 414 358
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -56
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 492 720 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.62% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 1.19% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 407 619 624
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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
56197 60288 57126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.32% 51.53% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47850 51125 49034
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 -60 482 £39,000 -2.50% 43
London -93 144 £47,500 +5.55% 18
South East -67 116 £42,500 +13.33% 9
East of England +16 57 £38,500 -3.75% 4
South West +5 49 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Surrey +31 44 £40,000 - 3
City of London -27 44 £47,500 -9.52% 5
West Midlands +6 41 £26,500 -31.16% 3
Yorkshire +18 35 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Berkshire -40 28 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Essex +7 27 £42,500 -1.73% 2
West Yorkshire +22 24 £29,250 -31.17% 2
East Midlands -2 22 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Reading -5 20 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 19 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Nottingham +10 19 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Bristol +3 19 £35,000 +34.61%
North West -10 18 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Cambridgeshire - 17 £38,500 -
Hampshire -6 16 £42,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 16 £25,000 -
Manchester +16 15 £29,000 +1.75% 2
Southampton +18 12 £42,500 +36.00%
Gloucestershire -9 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Halifax - 11 £28,000 - 1
Leeds +23 10 £44,500 +27.14% 1
Kent +16 10 £27,500 +27.90%
Swindon +4 10 £45,811 +30.88%
South Yorkshire +4 10 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Cheltenham +3 10 £34,000 -15.00%

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 549 (53.82%) SQL
2 534 (52.35%) Windows
3 419 (41.08%) SQL Server
4 414 (40.59%) Microsoft
5 411 (40.29%) PowerShell
6 359 (35.20%) .NET
7 339 (33.24%) VB
8 332 (32.55%) C#
9 320 (31.37%) JavaScript
10 288 (28.24%) Active Directory
11 229 (22.45%) HTML
12 219 (21.47%) VMware
13 216 (21.18%) MS Excel
14 202 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
15 198 (19.41%) Finance
16 168 (16.47%) ASP.NET
17 163 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
18 161 (15.78%) XML
19 157 (15.39%) T-SQL
20 156 (15.29%) ITIL
21 155 (15.20%) Citrix
22 153 (15.00%) CSS
23 144 (14.12%) VB.NET
24 143 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
25 142 (13.92%) Java
26 141 (13.82%) DNS
27 139 (13.63%) Oracle
28 133 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
29 130 (12.75%) Degree
30 127 (12.45%) SCCM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 112 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 93 (9.12%) IIS
3 79 (7.75%) SharePoint
4 53 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (3.73%) Lync
6 26 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
7 24 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 22 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (2.16%) CMS
9 18 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 17 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 17 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (1.57%) WebLogic
12 13 (1.27%) WebSphere
13 12 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (1.18%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.88%) JBoss
14 9 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
15 7 (0.69%) Apache
Applications
1 216 (21.18%) MS Excel
2 73 (7.16%) MS Office
3 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.78%) HFM
2 8 (0.78%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.29%) Tridion
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.20%) AWD
5 2 (0.20%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.098%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.098%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.098%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.098%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.098%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.84%) Office 365
2 14 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.08%) SaaS
3 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.098%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 141 (13.82%) DNS
2 93 (9.12%) TCP/IP
3 86 (8.43%) DHCP
4 83 (8.14%) SAN
5 50 (4.90%) Firewall
6 45 (4.41%) Internet
7 35 (3.43%) WAN
8 34 (3.33%) LAN
9 32 (3.14%) VPN
10 29 (2.84%) LDAP
11 25 (2.45%) SNMP
12 22 (2.16%) SSL
13 21 (2.06%) SMTP
14 20 (1.96%) FTP
15 16 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
16 15 (1.47%) VoIP
17 14 (1.37%) Wireless
17 14 (1.37%) VLAN
18 12 (1.18%) Intranet
18 12 (1.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (41.08%) SQL Server
2 100 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 83 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (6.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 57 (5.59%) Relational Database
6 46 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 40 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (3.53%) Oracle Database
10 33 (3.24%) DTS
11 32 (3.14%) MySQL
12 29 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
13 26 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (1.47%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 15 (1.47%) Cognos Report Studio
14 15 (1.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 12 (1.18%) SQL CLR
15 12 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (1.18%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 82 (8.04%) HP UFT
2 65 (6.37%) Selenium
3 60 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 47 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (3.43%) Subversion
6 31 (3.04%) MSI
7 19 (1.86%) JIRA
7 19 (1.86%) Rational Functional Tester
8 18 (1.76%) Moq
9 17 (1.67%) ReSharper
10 15 (1.47%) InstallShield
11 13 (1.27%) AdminStudio
11 13 (1.27%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.18%) TeamCity
12 12 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (1.08%) PowerBuilder
14 10 (0.98%) Toad
15 9 (0.88%) Git (software)
15 9 (0.88%) SoapUI
16 8 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 198 (19.41%) Finance
2 53 (5.20%) Banking
3 38 (3.73%) Law
4 36 (3.53%) Back Office
5 32 (3.14%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.25%) Retail
7 22 (2.16%) Legal
8 18 (1.76%) Games
9 16 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.18%) Marketing
12 11 (1.08%) Polish Language
13 8 (0.78%) Front Office
14 6 (0.59%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.39%) Local Government
16 3 (0.29%) Advertising
16 3 (0.29%) Publishing
16 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.098%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 252 (24.71%) Developer
2 186 (18.24%) Analyst
3 76 (7.45%) Applications Support
4 74 (7.25%) Consultant
5 70 (6.86%) Administrator
6 63 (6.18%) .NET Developer
7 62 (6.08%) Support Analyst
8 56 (5.49%) DBA
9 53 (5.20%) Test Analyst
10 49 (4.80%) Support Engineer
11 46 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 43 (4.22%) C# Developer
13 41 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
14 36 (3.53%) SQL DBA
15 35 (3.43%) Applications Support Analyst
15 35 (3.43%) Web Developer
16 32 (3.14%) Systems Engineer
17 31 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
18 30 (2.94%) Junior
19 29 (2.84%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (35.20%) .NET
2 229 (22.45%) HTML
3 168 (16.47%) ASP.NET
4 161 (15.78%) XML
5 153 (15.00%) CSS
6 116 (11.37%) jQuery
7 109 (10.69%) Web Services
8 70 (6.86%) .NET Framework
9 57 (5.59%) Classic ASP
10 52 (5.10%) Ajax
11 43 (4.22%) Application Packaging
12 31 (3.04%) JSON
13 28 (2.75%) WCF
14 27 (2.65%) Entity Framework
15 24 (2.35%) DHTML
16 22 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (2.06%) XSLT
17 21 (2.06%) Middleware
18 19 (1.86%) HTML5
19 18 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 115 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (6.96%) Clustering
3 62 (6.08%) Computer Science
4 55 (5.39%) Replication
5 48 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 38 (3.73%) Data Centre
7 27 (2.65%) User Experience
8 22 (2.16%) Blackberry
9 18 (1.76%) PKI
10 14 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.08%) EqualLogic
11 11 (1.08%) Online Gambling
11 11 (1.08%) SecurID
12 10 (0.98%) CMDB
12 10 (0.98%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.98%) Visualisation
12 10 (0.98%) FMCG
12 10 (0.98%) Hedge funds
13 9 (0.88%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 534 (52.35%) Windows
2 202 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 133 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 126 (12.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 98 (9.61%) Windows 7
6 93 (9.12%) Linux
7 62 (6.08%) UNIX
8 47 (4.61%) Windows XP
9 33 (3.24%) Windows 2000
10 20 (1.96%) Windows 8
11 14 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (1.18%) Mac OS
12 12 (1.18%) Solaris
13 10 (0.98%) SUSE
13 10 (0.98%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.98%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.88%) Debian
15 7 (0.69%) Android
15 7 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (15.29%) ITIL
2 143 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (7.45%) Scrum
4 65 (6.37%) MVC
5 63 (6.18%) Performance Tuning
6 59 (5.78%) Configuration Management
7 58 (5.69%) Project Management
8 55 (5.39%) Test Automation
9 51 (5.00%) TDD
10 47 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 47 (4.61%) Change Management
10 47 (4.61%) Time Management
10 47 (4.61%) SDLC
11 41 (4.02%) Data Analysis
12 37 (3.63%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (3.53%) OO
13 36 (3.53%) Automated Testing
14 35 (3.43%) Software Engineering
14 35 (3.43%) Problem Management
14 35 (3.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 549 (53.82%) SQL
2 411 (40.29%) PowerShell
3 339 (33.24%) VB
4 332 (32.55%) C#
5 320 (31.37%) JavaScript
6 157 (15.39%) T-SQL
7 144 (14.12%) VB.NET
8 142 (13.92%) Java
9 83 (8.14%) Perl
10 79 (7.75%) PHP
11 72 (7.06%) VBA
12 60 (5.88%) Python
13 49 (4.80%) C++
14 38 (3.73%) VB6
15 27 (2.65%) PL/SQL
16 26 (2.55%) C
17 25 (2.45%) Ruby
18 17 (1.67%) Bash Shell
19 12 (1.18%) Shell Script
20 10 (0.98%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 130 (12.75%) Degree
2 94 (9.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (5.88%) MCSE
4 47 (4.61%) Security Cleared
5 37 (3.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 35 (3.43%) ISEB
7 33 (3.24%) SC Cleared
8 28 (2.75%) ISTQB
8 28 (2.75%) MCP
9 25 (2.45%) MCSA
10 19 (1.86%) CCNA
10 19 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (1.47%) MCITP
12 13 (1.27%) DV Cleared
12 13 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (1.18%) MCTS
13 12 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.78%) VCP4
16 6 (0.59%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (9.71%) QA
2 61 (5.98%) SLA
3 9 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.39%) HL7
5 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.098%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.098%) COBIT
System Software
1 288 (28.24%) Active Directory
2 163 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (8.63%) XenApp
4 71 (6.96%) Hyper-V
5 51 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 49 (4.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 43 (4.22%) vSphere
8 27 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (2.06%) XenDesktop
10 20 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 16 (1.57%) XenServer
12 15 (1.47%) Terminal Services
13 13 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 10 (0.98%) MetaFrame
14 10 (0.98%) Terminal Server
15 9 (0.88%) UAG
16 6 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
17 5 (0.49%) ISA Server
18 3 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
18 3 (0.29%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 127 (12.45%) SCCM
2 60 (5.88%) SCOM
3 48 (4.71%) WSUS
4 32 (3.14%) Backup Exec
5 28 (2.75%) NetBackup
6 23 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (1.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 17 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 16 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (1.37%) WMI
11 11 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (1.08%) ARCserve
12 9 (0.88%) Zenoss
12 9 (0.88%) vMotion
13 8 (0.78%) WhatsUp Gold
13 8 (0.78%) BladeLogic
14 7 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 6 (0.59%) BMC Marimba
16 5 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 414 (40.59%) Microsoft
2 219 (21.47%) VMware
3 155 (15.20%) Citrix
4 139 (13.63%) Oracle
5 101 (9.90%) HP
6 50 (4.90%) Symantec
7 43 (4.22%) Cisco
8 40 (3.92%) IBM
9 35 (3.43%) Splunk
10 34 (3.33%) Dell
11 32 (3.14%) Cognos
11 32 (3.14%) Red Hat
12 19 (1.86%) NetApp
13 18 (1.76%) Veeam
14 17 (1.67%) Remedy
14 17 (1.67%) Sophos
15 16 (1.57%) Altiris
15 16 (1.57%) Epicor
15 16 (1.57%) SAP
16 14 (1.37%) LANDesk
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Infotec Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K + Bonus, Health and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Pertemps - Dudley Commercial
Salary: 20k to 25k per year GBP
Posted: 2 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
PCR
Salary: £29000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago