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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK
Rank 574 508 516
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 272 479 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.92% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 203 402 401
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,412 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,700 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%

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
45300 52346 52083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.88% 52.28% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38893 45146 44659
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -100 242 £45,000 +5.88% 39
London -29 97 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South East -2 50 £45,000 +6.50% 12
East of England +18 31 £47,500 +15.85% 5
City of London -11 28 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Hertfordshire +15 20 £47,500 +13.09% 5
South West -12 18 £36,000 +21.00% 1
Hampshire +15 16 £33,500 -25.55% 3
Scotland +34 15 £40,000 -2.43% 2
Glasgow +27 14 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Surrey +25 14 £30,000 -5.94%
West Midlands +9 14 £44,000 +76.00% 1
North West -18 13 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Yorkshire +30 12 £25,750 -33.54% 3
Berkshire +28 11 £47,500 -36.66% 2
Devon -12 9 £30,000 +3.44%
Guildford +24 8 £27,500 -13.78%
Hemel Hempstead +9 8 £50,000 +19.04% 5
Southampton +12 7 £38,500 -7.22%
Basingstoke +5 7 - - 1
Birmingham - 7 £40,500 - 1
Leeds +30 6 £25,000 -35.48%
West Yorkshire +24 6 £25,000 -35.48%
Staffordshire +5 6 £44,000 +76.00%
East Midlands -24 6 £25,500 -27.14% 3
Manchester -34 6 £22,500 -47.05% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £44,000 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £26,500 - 3
Cheshire +20 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Cambridgeshire +2 5 £30,000 -33.33%

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 331 (60.85%) Windows
2 277 (50.92%) Microsoft
3 252 (46.32%) PowerShell
4 241 (44.30%) SQL
5 228 (41.91%) SQL Server
6 200 (36.76%) Active Directory
7 168 (30.88%) VB
8 158 (29.04%) Windows Server
9 157 (28.86%) Finance
10 151 (27.76%) VMware
11 133 (24.45%) JavaScript
12 125 (22.98%) MS Excel
13 124 (22.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 123 (22.61%) C#
15 120 (22.06%) .NET
16 116 (21.32%) ITIL
17 109 (20.04%) MS Exchange
18 105 (19.30%) HTML
19 103 (18.93%) Windows Server 2008
20 100 (18.38%) Web Services
21 97 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
22 94 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
23 85 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
24 80 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
25 79 (14.52%) Degree
26 77 (14.15%) Citrix
27 76 (13.97%) Windows 7
28 75 (13.79%) SCCM
29 72 (13.24%) Oracle
29 72 (13.24%) MS Office

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
1 109 (20.04%) MS Exchange
2 61 (11.21%) IIS
3 53 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (9.56%) SharePoint
5 41 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (3.13%) Skype for Business
9 12 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (1.84%) CMS
11 9 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.65%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.10%) Apache
12 6 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.10%) FormScape
13 5 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 125 (22.98%) MS Excel
2 72 (13.24%) MS Office
3 17 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.02%) MS Project
6 4 (0.74%) CATIA
6 4 (0.74%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.74%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 4 (0.74%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.74%) Siebel Analytics
2 4 (0.74%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.55%) Bankmaster
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.55%) OpenText MBPM
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.37%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.07%) Office 365
2 23 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (2.39%) Amazon S3
4 13 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (2.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 13 (2.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (1.47%) SaaS
6 7 (1.29%) OneDrive
7 6 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.74%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.55%) Akamai
9 3 (0.55%) IaaS
9 3 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.55%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (12.50%) DNS
2 57 (10.48%) DHCP
3 49 (9.01%) Firewall
4 38 (6.99%) SAN
5 35 (6.43%) TCP/IP
6 30 (5.51%) VPN
7 29 (5.33%) VoIP
8 28 (5.15%) Internet
9 24 (4.41%) LAN
10 23 (4.23%) WAN
11 17 (3.13%) LDAP
12 15 (2.76%) VLAN
13 13 (2.39%) Skype
14 11 (2.02%) IPsec
14 11 (2.02%) iSCSI
15 10 (1.84%) DDNS
15 10 (1.84%) DMZ
16 8 (1.47%) FCoE
16 8 (1.47%) Intranet
16 8 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (41.91%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (7.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (6.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 30 (5.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 28 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (3.86%) MySQL
11 15 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (2.39%) Oracle Database
12 13 (2.39%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (2.21%) QlikView
14 9 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (1.29%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.10%) MS Access
16 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
17 5 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.88%) Selenium
3 25 (4.60%) HP UFT
4 22 (4.04%) LoadRunner
5 15 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.57%) JMeter
7 12 (2.21%) MSI
7 12 (2.21%) Subversion
8 11 (2.02%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.84%) TestComplete
10 9 (1.65%) JIRA
10 9 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.47%) Rational Functional Tester
12 7 (1.29%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.10%) Gatling
13 6 (1.10%) Git (software)
13 6 (1.10%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.10%) TestNG
14 5 (0.92%) InstallShield
14 5 (0.92%) WebLOAD
General
1 157 (28.86%) Finance
2 25 (4.60%) Advertising
2 25 (4.60%) Retail
3 24 (4.41%) Banking
4 18 (3.31%) Publishing
5 17 (3.13%) Legal
6 15 (2.76%) Back Office
7 8 (1.47%) Polish Language
8 7 (1.29%) Games
9 6 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.10%) Law
10 5 (0.92%) Marketing
11 4 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.74%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.55%) German Language
13 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Electronics
14 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 128 (23.53%) Developer
2 87 (15.99%) Analyst
3 62 (11.40%) Applications Support
4 50 (9.19%) Support Engineer
5 40 (7.35%) C# Developer
6 39 (7.17%) Support Analyst
7 37 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 35 (6.43%) Administrator
9 30 (5.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 29 (5.33%) Applications Engineer
10 29 (5.33%) Applications Support Engineer
11 28 (5.15%) .NET Developer
11 28 (5.15%) Consultant
11 28 (5.15%) SQL Developer
12 27 (4.96%) VMware Engineer
13 24 (4.41%) Support Specialist
14 23 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
15 22 (4.04%) Applications Specialist
16 21 (3.86%) Windows Engineer
17 20 (3.68%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (22.06%) .NET
2 105 (19.30%) HTML
3 100 (18.38%) Web Services
4 61 (11.21%) XML
5 59 (10.85%) ASP.NET
6 47 (8.64%) CSS
7 24 (4.41%) HTML5
8 21 (3.86%) Classic ASP
9 19 (3.49%) jQuery
10 17 (3.13%) AngularJS
11 15 (2.76%) .NET Framework
11 15 (2.76%) Ajax
12 14 (2.57%) WCF
13 13 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (2.21%) CSS3
14 12 (2.21%) JSON
15 11 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (2.02%) XSL
16 10 (1.84%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 23 (4.23%) Clustering
6 21 (3.86%) Replication
7 14 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.39%) EPoS
8 13 (2.39%) User Experience
9 12 (2.21%) Blackberry
9 12 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.84%) HP StoreVirtual
10 10 (1.84%) RSA SecurID
11 9 (1.65%) EMC VNX
12 8 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (1.29%) Data Integration
13 7 (1.29%) Derivative
13 7 (1.29%) iPad
13 7 (1.29%) Online Gambling
14 6 (1.10%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 331 (60.85%) Windows
2 158 (29.04%) Windows Server
3 103 (18.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (13.97%) Windows 7
6 68 (12.50%) Linux
7 51 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (6.62%) Windows 10
9 24 (4.41%) Windows 8
10 23 (4.23%) Unix
11 21 (3.86%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.65%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.92%) VMS
14 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.74%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.55%) Solaris
15 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.37%) Android
16 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (21.32%) ITIL
2 97 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (11.21%) SDLC
4 40 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (7.35%) Change Management
5 37 (6.80%) High Availability
5 37 (6.80%) Test Automation
6 35 (6.43%) Problem Management
7 34 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 33 (6.07%) Performance Monitoring
9 32 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 32 (5.88%) Migration
9 32 (5.88%) Project Management
10 31 (5.70%) Test Scripting
11 30 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 30 (5.51%) Non-Functional Testing
12 29 (5.33%) MVC
13 27 (4.96%) Configuration Management
13 27 (4.96%) System Integration Testing
13 27 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 252 (46.32%) PowerShell
2 241 (44.30%) SQL
3 168 (30.88%) VB
4 133 (24.45%) JavaScript
5 123 (22.61%) C#
6 57 (10.48%) T-SQL
7 56 (10.29%) Perl
8 51 (9.38%) Java
9 39 (7.17%) PHP
10 38 (6.99%) Python
11 28 (5.15%) VB.NET
12 26 (4.78%) Bash Shell
13 22 (4.04%) VBA
14 20 (3.68%) C++
15 16 (2.94%) VB6
16 15 (2.76%) PL/SQL
17 10 (1.84%) C
18 8 (1.47%) Ruby
19 5 (0.92%) Shell Script
20 4 (0.74%) Korn
Qualifications
1 80 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (14.52%) Degree
3 47 (8.64%) MCSE
4 38 (6.99%) MCSA
5 32 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 27 (4.96%) MCITP
7 20 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (3.31%) Security Cleared
9 17 (3.13%) MCP
10 12 (2.21%) CCNP
10 12 (2.21%) ISEB
11 11 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (1.84%) CCNA
12 10 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (1.84%) MCT
12 10 (1.84%) PMI Certification
12 10 (1.84%) PMP
13 9 (1.65%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.47%) ISTQB
14 8 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (13.24%) QA
2 27 (4.96%) SLA
3 13 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.47%) HL7
5 4 (0.74%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.55%) SDET
System Software
1 200 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 124 (22.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (7.54%) Hyper-V
4 37 (6.80%) XenApp
5 36 (6.62%) vSphere
6 35 (6.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (3.31%) VMware ESX
8 16 (2.94%) XenDesktop
9 15 (2.76%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (2.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (1.65%) ISA Server
11 9 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (1.47%) NFS
12 8 (1.47%) vCloud
13 7 (1.29%) Terminal Services
14 6 (1.10%) BitLocker
14 6 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (1.10%) XenServer
15 4 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.74%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 75 (13.79%) SCCM
2 17 (3.13%) WSUS
3 16 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 15 (2.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 14 (2.57%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (2.21%) SCOM
7 10 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (1.84%) ServiceCenter
7 10 (1.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (1.65%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.47%) Nagios
9 8 (1.47%) Puppet
10 7 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.55%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 277 (50.92%) Microsoft
2 151 (27.76%) VMware
3 77 (14.15%) Citrix
4 72 (13.24%) Oracle
5 71 (13.05%) HP
6 64 (11.76%) Cisco
7 36 (6.62%) Siebel
8 23 (4.23%) EMC
9 21 (3.86%) NetApp
10 20 (3.68%) Symantec
11 15 (2.76%) 3PAR
11 15 (2.76%) Intel Security
12 9 (1.65%) Altiris
12 9 (1.65%) CommVault
12 9 (1.65%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.47%) IBM
13 8 (1.47%) New Relic
14 7 (1.29%) AppSense
14 7 (1.29%) Cognizant
14 7 (1.29%) Sophos
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pensions, Healthcare, Bonus, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Bonus + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits including bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £26-30K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Syngco Ltd
Salary: £20,000 per annum + benefits based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum pension, bonus, private health care
Posted: 6 days ago