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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 434 370 407
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +37
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 579 743 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.69% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 1.29% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 474 619 579
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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
55675 57570 62467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.39% 53.41% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47760 48605 55147
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -60 561 £40,000 - 38
London -92 208 £45,000 -5.26% 15
South East +41 167 £37,500 -6.25% 11
City of London -42 65 £48,000 -8.57% 5
Surrey +16 52 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +28 44 £40,000 -4.76% 5
North West -14 39 £40,000 +48.14% 3
East of England -50 36 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South West -3 33 £32,500 +3.17% 3
West Midlands -28 32 £34,000 +7.93% 2
Reading +12 26 £48,250 +23.71% 3
Kent +11 24 £32,500 -23.52%
Hampshire -8 21 £33,500 -39.09% 2
Cheshire +8 19 £42,500 +54.54% 2
East Midlands +1 18 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Essex -6 18 £40,000 +23.07%
Manchester -13 17 £32,500 +22.64%
Brighton +8 16 £35,000 +16.06%
East Sussex +8 16 £35,000 +16.06%
Southampton +19 15 £33,500 +31.37% 1
Yorkshire -34 14 £35,000 +7.69%
Maidstone - 14 £32,500 -
Scotland -7 13 £42,250 +5.62%
Tyne and Wear - 12 £26,000 - 2
North East - 12 £26,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 - - 2
Bracknell -6 10 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire -9 10 £45,000 +46.34% 2
Swindon +11 9 £50,000 +66.66% 2
New Malden - 9 £52,500 - 2

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 647 (54.28%) Windows
2 631 (52.94%) SQL
3 521 (43.71%) Microsoft
4 519 (43.54%) VB
5 464 (38.93%) SQL Server
6 446 (37.42%) PowerShell
7 385 (32.30%) .NET
7 385 (32.30%) Active Directory
8 354 (29.70%) C#
9 346 (29.03%) JavaScript
10 297 (24.92%) VMware
11 259 (21.73%) HTML
12 255 (21.39%) XML
13 248 (20.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 237 (19.88%) MS Excel
15 230 (19.30%) Finance
16 222 (18.62%) ASP.NET
17 212 (17.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 197 (16.53%) Citrix
19 195 (16.36%) CSS
20 193 (16.19%) Oracle
21 180 (15.10%) IIS
22 174 (14.60%) Degree
23 165 (13.84%) Agile Software Development
23 165 (13.84%) SCCM
24 163 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
25 162 (13.59%) ITIL
26 155 (13.00%) SharePoint
27 153 (12.84%) Windows 7
28 148 (12.42%) MS Office

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 180 (15.10%) IIS
2 155 (13.00%) SharePoint
3 126 (10.57%) MS Exchange
4 65 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 57 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 34 (2.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 29 (2.43%) Apache
8 24 (2.01%) Tomcat
9 23 (1.93%) WebSphere
10 22 (1.85%) Lync
11 20 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
12 19 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (1.43%) JBoss
14 16 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (1.26%) CMS
16 12 (1.01%) WebLogic
16 12 (1.01%) WorkSite
17 9 (0.76%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 237 (19.88%) MS Excel
2 148 (12.42%) MS Office
3 17 (1.43%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.17%) PrintSoft PReS
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.084%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.92%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (0.59%) HFM
3 6 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.50%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.084%) assyst
7 1 (0.084%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.084%) e-Work
7 1 (0.084%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.084%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.17%) SaaS
2 10 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.25%) Office 365
6 1 (0.084%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 145 (12.16%) DNS
2 109 (9.14%) TCP/IP
3 94 (7.89%) SAN
4 63 (5.29%) DHCP
5 62 (5.20%) Firewall
6 46 (3.86%) FTP
7 45 (3.78%) LAN
8 44 (3.69%) Intranet
9 42 (3.52%) Internet
10 33 (2.77%) WAN
11 27 (2.27%) Extranet
12 24 (2.01%) SMTP
12 24 (2.01%) LDAP
13 23 (1.93%) NetScaler
14 21 (1.76%) iSCSI
14 21 (1.76%) NAS
15 18 (1.51%) Wireless
16 17 (1.43%) IMAP
17 16 (1.34%) VPN
18 15 (1.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (38.93%) SQL Server
2 109 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 92 (7.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 90 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 72 (6.04%) Oracle Database
7 66 (5.54%) Relational Database
8 51 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 45 (3.78%) MySQL
10 39 (3.27%) Crystal Reports
11 32 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
11 32 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (2.27%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.34%) QlikView
15 15 (1.26%) DTS
16 14 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (0.76%) Essbase
17 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 94 (7.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 78 (6.54%) Visual Studio
3 55 (4.61%) MSI
3 55 (4.61%) Selenium
4 43 (3.61%) Subversion
5 36 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (2.60%) AdminStudio
7 29 (2.43%) Git (software)
7 29 (2.43%) Jenkins
8 27 (2.27%) Artifactory
8 27 (2.27%) InstallShield
8 27 (2.27%) JIRA
9 22 (1.85%) Ant
10 17 (1.43%) Hudson
11 13 (1.09%) WebDriver
12 12 (1.01%) CruiseControl
13 11 (0.92%) Maven
14 10 (0.84%) TestComplete
14 10 (0.84%) Selenium IDE
15 9 (0.76%) Cucumber
General
1 230 (19.30%) Finance
2 52 (4.36%) Banking
3 48 (4.03%) Law
4 47 (3.94%) Front Office
5 32 (2.68%) Retail
6 28 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.18%) Legal
8 24 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.93%) French Language
10 20 (1.68%) Marketing
11 16 (1.34%) Games
12 15 (1.26%) Financial Institution
13 14 (1.17%) Investment Banking
14 13 (1.09%) Aerospace
15 12 (1.01%) Back Office
16 11 (0.92%) Electronics
17 9 (0.76%) Advertising
18 8 (0.67%) German Language
19 5 (0.42%) Publishing
19 5 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 296 (24.83%) Developer
2 210 (17.62%) Analyst
3 102 (8.56%) Consultant
4 91 (7.63%) .NET Developer
5 67 (5.62%) Support Engineer
6 66 (5.54%) Technical Consultant
7 63 (5.29%) Tester
8 62 (5.20%) Test Analyst
8 62 (5.20%) Applications Support
9 61 (5.12%) Support Analyst
10 59 (4.95%) Software Developer
11 56 (4.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 51 (4.28%) Administrator
13 50 (4.19%) Technical Support
14 49 (4.11%) C# Developer
15 48 (4.03%) Software Engineer
16 47 (3.94%) Applications Developer
16 47 (3.94%) Integration Engineer
17 43 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
18 38 (3.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (32.30%) .NET
2 259 (21.73%) HTML
3 255 (21.39%) XML
4 222 (18.62%) ASP.NET
5 195 (16.36%) CSS
6 121 (10.15%) jQuery
7 115 (9.65%) Classic ASP
8 104 (8.72%) Web Services
9 66 (5.54%) .NET Framework
10 62 (5.20%) Ajax
11 49 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 47 (3.94%) WCF
13 45 (3.78%) Application Packaging
14 43 (3.61%) SOAP
14 43 (3.61%) REST
15 32 (2.68%) ADO.NET
15 32 (2.68%) XSLT
16 28 (2.35%) HTML5
17 27 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 26 (2.18%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 79 (6.63%) Computer Science
2 78 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (5.54%) Clustering
4 44 (3.69%) Replication
5 36 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.01%) Blackberry
8 16 (1.34%) PKI
9 12 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.01%) Physics
10 10 (0.84%) N-Tier
10 10 (0.84%) Open Source
11 9 (0.76%) User Experience
12 8 (0.67%) Hedge funds
12 8 (0.67%) Kindle
12 8 (0.67%) Equities
12 8 (0.67%) Thin Client
12 8 (0.67%) Web 2.0
12 8 (0.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 647 (54.28%) Windows
2 248 (20.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 163 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 153 (12.84%) Windows 7
5 136 (11.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 131 (10.99%) Linux
7 74 (6.21%) UNIX
8 71 (5.96%) Windows XP
9 30 (2.52%) Windows Vista
10 20 (1.68%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.92%) Windows 2000
12 8 (0.67%) Android
13 7 (0.59%) CentOS
13 7 (0.59%) Debian
14 6 (0.50%) Windows NT
14 6 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.42%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.42%) AIX
15 5 (0.42%) Solaris
16 3 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (13.84%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (13.59%) ITIL
3 75 (6.29%) MVC
4 69 (5.79%) Scrum
5 66 (5.54%) Software Engineering
6 58 (4.87%) Test Automation
7 57 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (4.61%) Automated Testing
9 46 (3.86%) Configuration Management
10 45 (3.78%) Change Management
10 45 (3.78%) TDD
10 45 (3.78%) Coaching
11 44 (3.69%) Manual Testing
12 43 (3.61%) Migration
13 40 (3.36%) Unit Testing
13 40 (3.36%) Integration Testing
14 36 (3.02%) Time Management
14 36 (3.02%) Project Management
15 35 (2.94%) Software Testing
16 34 (2.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 631 (52.94%) SQL
2 519 (43.54%) VB
3 446 (37.42%) PowerShell
4 354 (29.70%) C#
5 346 (29.03%) JavaScript
6 137 (11.49%) T-SQL
7 132 (11.07%) Java
8 129 (10.82%) VB.NET
9 89 (7.47%) VB6
10 88 (7.38%) Perl
11 75 (6.29%) Python
12 66 (5.54%) PHP
13 58 (4.87%) VBA
14 46 (3.86%) C
14 46 (3.86%) C++
15 19 (1.59%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.51%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.09%) Ruby
18 12 (1.01%) Shell Script
19 7 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 174 (14.60%) Degree
2 122 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (6.96%) MCSE
4 69 (5.79%) Security Cleared
5 67 (5.62%) ISEB
6 60 (5.03%) SC Cleared
7 40 (3.36%) ISTQB
8 34 (2.85%) MCSA
9 33 (2.77%) MCP
10 32 (2.68%) MCITP
11 24 (2.01%) CCNA
11 24 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (1.93%) DV Cleared
13 14 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (0.92%) CCNP
17 9 (0.76%) MCTS
18 7 (0.59%) RHCE
18 7 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (8.56%) QA
2 18 (1.51%) ISO 9001
3 16 (1.34%) SLA
4 9 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.084%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 385 (32.30%) Active Directory
2 212 (17.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (9.14%) Hyper-V
4 85 (7.13%) vSphere
5 65 (5.45%) XenDesktop
6 63 (5.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 52 (4.36%) XenApp
8 43 (3.61%) VMware ESX
9 26 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (1.43%) Terminal Server
11 11 (0.92%) MetaFrame
12 10 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
13 9 (0.76%) ISA Server
14 7 (0.59%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 6 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 2 (0.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 165 (13.84%) SCCM
2 55 (4.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 48 (4.03%) HP Quality Center
4 33 (2.77%) WSUS
5 32 (2.68%) NetBackup
6 25 (2.10%) SCOM
6 25 (2.10%) AppDNA
7 23 (1.93%) Backup Exec
8 21 (1.76%) Tivoli
9 19 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 13 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 13 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
11 12 (1.01%) Puppet
12 10 (0.84%) WMI
13 8 (0.67%) BladeLogic
14 7 (0.59%) Netcool
14 7 (0.59%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 7 (0.59%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 7 (0.59%) HP SIM
14 7 (0.59%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 521 (43.71%) Microsoft
2 297 (24.92%) VMware
3 197 (16.53%) Citrix
4 193 (16.19%) Oracle
5 91 (7.63%) HP
6 59 (4.95%) Cisco
7 54 (4.53%) Symantec
8 52 (4.36%) IBM
9 47 (3.94%) EMC
10 46 (3.86%) Dell
11 32 (2.68%) Telerik
12 30 (2.52%) Bloomberg
13 29 (2.43%) NetApp
14 24 (2.01%) Reuters
15 21 (1.76%) Intel
16 19 (1.59%) Remedy
17 17 (1.43%) 3Com
18 16 (1.34%) AppSense
19 15 (1.26%) SAP
20 14 (1.17%) Red Hat
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 60000 with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 20 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 27 days ago