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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 630 563 485
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -78
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 293 447 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.41% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.80% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 244 376 504
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
50017 56150 57890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.50% 51.48% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43033 48194 48552
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median 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 £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -66 271 £47,500 +15.85% 32
London -10 105 £52,500 +10.52% 15
South East +30 76 £50,000 +25.00% 5
City of London +41 30 £54,000 +13.68% 1
North West +14 29 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Surrey +20 24 £50,000 +33.33%
Manchester +8 23 £47,500 +11.76% 4
South West -6 21 £35,000 -
East of England -4 19 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Berkshire +12 18 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Hertfordshire +21 13 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 13 £55,000 +89.65% 2
Scotland +13 12 £50,000 +2.56% 1
East Sussex +17 11 £50,000 +25.00%
Brighton +15 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Bristol +4 10 £35,000 -
Bracknell - 9 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow +22 7 £58,750 +9.30% 1
East Midlands +8 7 £32,500 +35.41%
Wiltshire +8 7 £50,000 +10.50%
High Wycombe - 7 £55,000 -
Croydon +6 6 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Yorkshire -1 6 £30,000 -14.28%
Edinburgh +8 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Hemel Hempstead +2 5 £42,000 -6.66%
West Midlands -27 5 £35,000 +32.07%
Cheshire +27 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Reading +18 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Hampshire +5 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Nottingham -6 4 £23,000 +6.97%

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 374 (56.75%) Windows
2 332 (50.38%) PowerShell
3 322 (48.86%) Microsoft
4 297 (45.07%) SQL
5 252 (38.24%) SQL Server
6 246 (37.33%) Active Directory
7 221 (33.54%) VB
8 208 (31.56%) Finance
9 177 (26.86%) Windows Server
10 173 (26.25%) VMware
11 166 (25.19%) .NET
12 157 (23.82%) JavaScript
13 145 (22.00%) MS Excel
14 143 (21.70%) SCCM
15 141 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
16 129 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
17 127 (19.27%) C#
18 122 (18.51%) HTML
19 118 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
20 117 (17.75%) Citrix
21 108 (16.39%) Windows 7
22 105 (15.93%) ITIL
23 103 (15.63%) ASP.NET
24 102 (15.48%) HP
25 99 (15.02%) Java
26 98 (14.87%) Degree
27 96 (14.57%) T-SQL
28 94 (14.26%) Agile Software Development
29 86 (13.05%) QA
30 85 (12.90%) Perl

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 78 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 66 (10.02%) IIS
3 50 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 45 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (5.46%) CMS
6 31 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 20 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (1.67%) Skype for Business
10 11 (1.67%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.67%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.46%) Apache
14 3 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.46%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 145 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 85 (12.90%) MS Office
3 16 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.06%) MS Project
6 4 (0.61%) CATIA
6 4 (0.61%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 10 (1.52%) Siebel Analytics
2 6 (0.91%) Teamcenter
3 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.46%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 3 (0.46%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.30%) Bankmaster
5 2 (0.30%) HFM
5 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.30%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.30%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.15%) AWD
6 1 (0.15%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.15%) Magento
6 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.15%) Sage 300 ERP
6 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 62 (9.41%) Office 365
2 29 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.67%) OneDrive
5 9 (1.37%) SaaS
6 4 (0.61%) IaaS
7 3 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.30%) GitHub
8 2 (0.30%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (12.75%) DNS
2 83 (12.59%) Firewall
3 73 (11.08%) TCP/IP
4 61 (9.26%) DHCP
5 58 (8.80%) Internet
6 55 (8.35%) SAN
7 37 (5.61%) VPN
8 36 (5.46%) LAN
9 34 (5.16%) WAN
10 31 (4.70%) VoIP
11 23 (3.49%) NetScaler
12 17 (2.58%) LDAP
13 16 (2.43%) VLAN
14 15 (2.28%) iSCSI
15 10 (1.52%) Intranet
15 10 (1.52%) IPsec
16 9 (1.37%) DDNS
16 9 (1.37%) Skype
17 8 (1.21%) FCoE
17 8 (1.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 68 (10.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 28 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (4.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 27 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (3.64%) QlikView
9 19 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 19 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (2.12%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.97%) MS Access
12 12 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
12 12 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (1.52%) Siebel EIM
14 7 (1.06%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 55 (8.35%) Selenium
2 41 (6.22%) Visual Studio
3 40 (6.07%) LoadRunner
4 30 (4.55%) MSI
5 29 (4.40%) HP UFT
5 29 (4.40%) JMeter
6 26 (3.95%) Gatling
7 25 (3.79%) TestNG
8 16 (2.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 15 (2.28%) SoapUI
9 15 (2.28%) Subversion
10 13 (1.97%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.82%) InstallShield
12 9 (1.37%) WebDriver
13 8 (1.21%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.21%) WinDbg
13 8 (1.21%) Wise Package Studio
14 7 (1.06%) Git (software)
14 7 (1.06%) JIRA
14 7 (1.06%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 208 (31.56%) Finance
2 36 (5.46%) Banking
3 28 (4.25%) Legal
4 19 (2.88%) Retail
5 18 (2.73%) Law
5 18 (2.73%) Publishing
5 18 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.21%) Marketing
9 7 (1.06%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.06%) Polish Language
10 6 (0.91%) Games
10 6 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.76%) Advertising
11 5 (0.76%) German Language
12 3 (0.46%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 149 (22.61%) Developer
2 112 (17.00%) Analyst
3 72 (10.93%) Applications Support
4 61 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 49 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (6.37%) C# Developer
7 41 (6.22%) Windows Engineer
8 39 (5.92%) Support Engineer
9 38 (5.77%) SQL Developer
10 37 (5.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 35 (5.31%) Applications Developer
12 33 (5.01%) Administrator
12 33 (5.01%) Tester
13 32 (4.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 31 (4.70%) IT Support
14 31 (4.70%) Web Developer
15 30 (4.55%) Automation Tester
15 30 (4.55%) Consultant
15 30 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
16 28 (4.25%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (25.19%) .NET
2 122 (18.51%) HTML
3 103 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 82 (12.44%) Web Services
5 53 (8.04%) XML
6 48 (7.28%) CSS
7 38 (5.77%) Ajax
8 36 (5.46%) jQuery
9 35 (5.31%) .NET Framework
10 34 (5.16%) Classic ASP
11 31 (4.70%) HTML5
12 28 (4.25%) AngularJS
13 27 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (4.10%) Entity Framework
14 26 (3.95%) JSON
15 25 (3.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (3.64%) CSS3
17 14 (2.12%) SOAP
17 14 (2.12%) WCF
18 11 (1.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 84 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.83%) Clustering
3 43 (6.53%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.46%) Data Centre
5 27 (4.10%) User Experience
6 26 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 25 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (3.19%) Replication
9 19 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (2.43%) Blackberry
11 12 (1.82%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.67%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.67%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.37%) EMC VNX
13 9 (1.37%) HP StoreVirtual
13 9 (1.37%) RSA SecurID
14 7 (1.06%) iPad
14 7 (1.06%) Life Science
15 6 (0.91%) Online Gambling
15 6 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 374 (56.75%) Windows
2 177 (26.86%) Windows Server
3 141 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 118 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 108 (16.39%) Windows 7
6 71 (10.77%) Linux
7 49 (7.44%) Windows 10
8 47 (7.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (4.10%) Unix
10 18 (2.73%) Windows XP
11 14 (2.12%) Windows 8
12 12 (1.82%) Windows 2000
13 11 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.37%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.06%) Windows NT
16 5 (0.76%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.61%) Android
17 4 (0.61%) VMS
18 3 (0.46%) AIX
18 3 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (15.93%) ITIL
2 94 (14.26%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (10.93%) SDLC
4 61 (9.26%) Workflow
5 50 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (7.28%) Application Packaging
7 47 (7.13%) Test Scripting
8 46 (6.98%) Non-Functional Testing
9 45 (6.83%) Test Automation
10 44 (6.68%) Automated Testing
10 44 (6.68%) Open Source
11 43 (6.53%) Performance Testing
12 39 (5.92%) Software Testing
13 38 (5.77%) Functional Testing
14 36 (5.46%) DevOps
15 35 (5.31%) Change Management
16 34 (5.16%) Defect Management
16 34 (5.16%) Migration
16 34 (5.16%) Scrum
17 33 (5.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 332 (50.38%) PowerShell
2 297 (45.07%) SQL
3 221 (33.54%) VB
4 157 (23.82%) JavaScript
5 127 (19.27%) C#
6 99 (15.02%) Java
7 96 (14.57%) T-SQL
8 85 (12.90%) Perl
9 52 (7.89%) Python
10 51 (7.74%) VB.NET
11 40 (6.07%) VBA
12 31 (4.70%) VB6
13 22 (3.34%) PHP
14 19 (2.88%) C++
14 19 (2.88%) PL/SQL
15 14 (2.12%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.97%) C
17 10 (1.52%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.37%) Korn
19 6 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 98 (14.87%) Degree
2 67 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (6.83%) MCSA
4 39 (5.92%) MCSE
5 30 (4.55%) ISEB
6 29 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 23 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
9 22 (3.34%) MCP
10 21 (3.19%) MCITP
10 21 (3.19%) Security Cleared
11 20 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (2.73%) SC Cleared
13 16 (2.43%) CCNA
13 16 (2.43%) MCT
14 6 (0.91%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.91%) PMP
15 5 (0.76%) CCA
15 5 (0.76%) MCTS
15 5 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (13.05%) QA
2 8 (1.21%) SLA
3 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.30%) SDET
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 246 (37.33%) Active Directory
2 129 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (10.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 67 (10.17%) Hyper-V
5 58 (8.80%) XenApp
6 29 (4.40%) XenDesktop
7 22 (3.34%) vSphere
8 17 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
9 16 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (1.97%) Virtual Desktop
10 13 (1.97%) XenServer
11 12 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 12 (1.82%) VMware ESX
12 11 (1.67%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.37%) Terminal Server
14 8 (1.21%) DFS Replication
14 8 (1.21%) NFS
15 6 (0.91%) Xen
16 5 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 5 (0.76%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 143 (21.70%) SCCM
2 51 (7.74%) WSUS
3 32 (4.86%) SCOM
4 17 (2.58%) AppDNA
5 13 (1.97%) XenMobile
6 12 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (1.67%) ThinApp
8 10 (1.52%) AirWatch
8 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (1.52%) Sysprep
9 9 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (1.37%) ServiceCenter
10 8 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (1.21%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (0.91%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.76%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 322 (48.86%) Microsoft
2 173 (26.25%) VMware
3 117 (17.75%) Citrix
4 102 (15.48%) HP
5 70 (10.62%) Oracle
6 58 (8.80%) Cisco
7 32 (4.86%) Siebel
8 28 (4.25%) Dell
8 28 (4.25%) Symantec
9 24 (3.64%) Intel Security
9 24 (3.64%) NetApp
10 22 (3.34%) AppSense
10 22 (3.34%) EMC
11 17 (2.58%) Altiris
12 15 (2.28%) LANDesk
13 14 (2.12%) IBM
14 13 (1.97%) 3PAR
15 11 (1.67%) BMC
15 11 (1.67%) iManage
15 11 (1.67%) SAP
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield
TDA Group
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bexley, Kent
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dominos
Posted: 7 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent please discuss
Posted: 6 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
The SmartList
Posted: 9 days ago
Barnet, London
The SmartList
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Irox Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Buckhurst Hill, Essex
The SmartList
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago