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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 422 355 335
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 622 765 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.71% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.34% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 503 643 736
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
56963 56968 62310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.61% 53.06% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47778 49109 54496
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -74 579 £40,000 - 79
London -56 208 £45,000 -5.26% 19
South East +55 190 £37,500 +4.16% 21
Berkshire +13 68 £40,000 -5.88% 10
City of London -35 47 £52,500 - 10
East of England -67 44 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands +2 43 £37,500 +7.14% 11
South West -16 39 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Surrey +3 36 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Reading +15 29 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Scotland +4 28 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East Midlands -30 28 £28,500 -25.00% 3
Essex +7 27 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Wiltshire -5 21 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Swindon +4 20 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 19 £40,000 +23.07% 1
East Sussex -10 18 £39,250 -4.26% 1
Brighton +4 17 £40,000 +5.26% 1
North West -37 17 £37,500 +29.31% 7
Yorkshire -75 17 £35,000 - 2
Glasgow +6 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hampshire +4 16 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Oxfordshire +8 15 £29,500 +3.50%
Birmingham +3 15 £38,500 -9.41% 2
Hertfordshire -65 14 £36,750 -8.12% 1
Wokingham - 14 £30,000 -
Bracknell +2 13 £35,000 -28.20% 2
Leicestershire 0 13 £24,000 -36.84% 1
West Sussex -12 12 £34,000 -19.04% 1
Leicester +3 11 £24,500 -35.52%

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 763 (53.96%) Windows
2 760 (53.75%) SQL
3 689 (48.73%) VB
4 577 (40.81%) Microsoft
5 520 (36.78%) SQL Server
6 514 (36.35%) PowerShell
7 511 (36.14%) .NET
8 453 (32.04%) C#
9 408 (28.85%) Active Directory
10 401 (28.36%) JavaScript
11 381 (26.94%) Finance
12 340 (24.05%) XML
13 331 (23.41%) HTML
14 294 (20.79%) ASP.NET
15 271 (19.17%) VMware
15 271 (19.17%) Windows Server 2008
16 263 (18.60%) MS Excel
17 249 (17.61%) CSS
18 244 (17.26%) Citrix
19 234 (16.55%) Degree
20 227 (16.05%) SCCM
21 218 (15.42%) Windows 7
22 215 (15.21%) Oracle
23 212 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
24 202 (14.29%) IIS
25 183 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
26 172 (12.16%) T-SQL
27 170 (12.02%) MS Office
28 168 (11.88%) VB.NET
28 168 (11.88%) Web Services

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 202 (14.29%) IIS
2 164 (11.60%) SharePoint
3 120 (8.49%) MS Exchange
4 78 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 55 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 44 (3.11%) WebSphere
7 33 (2.33%) Lync
8 29 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (1.63%) WorkSite
10 17 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (1.13%) Tomcat
11 16 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
12 15 (1.06%) Apache
13 13 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (0.92%) CMS
14 12 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
16 9 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 263 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 170 (12.02%) MS Office
3 11 (0.78%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.071%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
2 10 (0.71%) HFM
3 7 (0.50%) Magento
3 7 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (0.35%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.28%) e-Work
5 4 (0.28%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.21%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.14%) assyst
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.071%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.071%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.71%) SaaS
2 10 (0.71%) Office 365
3 8 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.071%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 128 (9.05%) DNS
2 121 (8.56%) TCP/IP
3 66 (4.67%) SAN
4 58 (4.10%) Internet
5 46 (3.25%) Intranet
5 46 (3.25%) DHCP
6 42 (2.97%) Firewall
7 40 (2.83%) LAN
8 35 (2.48%) FTP
8 35 (2.48%) NetScaler
9 27 (1.91%) LDAP
10 19 (1.34%) Extranet
11 18 (1.27%) WAN
12 17 (1.20%) NAS
13 16 (1.13%) iSCSI
14 14 (0.99%) VPN
15 13 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (0.92%) SSL
16 12 (0.85%) SMTP
17 11 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 520 (36.78%) SQL Server
2 127 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 104 (7.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 104 (7.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 101 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (5.30%) Oracle Database
6 68 (4.81%) Relational Database
7 38 (2.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 36 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 35 (2.48%) MySQL
10 21 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
11 20 (1.41%) DTS
11 20 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (0.99%) QlikView
14 13 (0.92%) Data Mining
15 12 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 168 (11.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 137 (9.69%) Visual Studio
3 116 (8.20%) MSI
4 77 (5.45%) Selenium
5 61 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 42 (2.97%) AdminStudio
7 40 (2.83%) InstallShield
8 35 (2.48%) Subversion
9 20 (1.41%) TestComplete
10 19 (1.34%) Git (software)
11 18 (1.27%) Selenium IDE
11 18 (1.27%) WebDriver
12 15 (1.06%) Jenkins
12 15 (1.06%) NUnit
13 14 (0.99%) Ant
13 14 (0.99%) JIRA
14 13 (0.92%) Artifactory
15 10 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 10 (0.71%) Hudson
16 9 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 381 (26.94%) Finance
2 81 (5.73%) Law
3 72 (5.09%) Banking
4 62 (4.38%) Retail
5 51 (3.61%) Legal
6 37 (2.62%) Front Office
7 31 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.91%) Financial Institution
9 26 (1.84%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.70%) Marketing
11 21 (1.49%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.13%) Back Office
13 11 (0.78%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.64%) Electronics
15 8 (0.57%) Advertising
15 8 (0.57%) Publishing
16 5 (0.35%) Automotive
17 4 (0.28%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.28%) Billing
17 4 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 400 (28.29%) Developer
2 300 (21.22%) Analyst
3 126 (8.91%) .NET Developer
4 105 (7.43%) Test Analyst
5 98 (6.93%) Consultant
6 89 (6.29%) Software Developer
7 83 (5.87%) Support Engineer
8 75 (5.30%) Tester
9 72 (5.09%) Applications Developer
10 71 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 65 (4.60%) Applications Support
12 61 (4.31%) C# Developer
13 57 (4.03%) Technical Consultant
14 56 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
14 56 (3.96%) Applications Packager
15 51 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
16 50 (3.54%) Support Analyst
16 50 (3.54%) Web Developer
17 49 (3.47%) Programmer
17 49 (3.47%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 511 (36.14%) .NET
2 340 (24.05%) XML
3 331 (23.41%) HTML
4 294 (20.79%) ASP.NET
5 249 (17.61%) CSS
6 168 (11.88%) Web Services
7 162 (11.46%) jQuery
8 119 (8.42%) Classic ASP
9 109 (7.71%) Ajax
10 79 (5.59%) WCF
11 76 (5.37%) Application Packaging
12 67 (4.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 64 (4.53%) HTML5
14 62 (4.38%) XSLT
15 58 (4.10%) .NET Framework
16 57 (4.03%) LINQ
17 54 (3.82%) SOAP
18 46 (3.25%) JSON
19 42 (2.97%) ADO.NET
20 34 (2.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 143 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (8.56%) Computer Science
3 66 (4.67%) Clustering
4 50 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 31 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (1.70%) Data Integration
7 22 (1.56%) N-Tier
7 22 (1.56%) Blackberry
8 20 (1.41%) Replication
8 20 (1.41%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.06%) Spread Betting
10 14 (0.99%) Mobile App
11 11 (0.78%) Open Source
12 10 (0.71%) GIS
12 10 (0.71%) iPhone
12 10 (0.71%) Kindle
13 9 (0.64%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.57%) Thin Client
14 8 (0.57%) Physics
14 8 (0.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 763 (53.96%) Windows
2 271 (19.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 218 (15.42%) Windows 7
4 156 (11.03%) Linux
4 156 (11.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 152 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 77 (5.45%) Windows XP
7 70 (4.95%) UNIX
8 67 (4.74%) Windows 8
9 24 (1.70%) Windows Vista
10 18 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (1.06%) Android
12 12 (0.85%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.78%) Windows 2000
14 10 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.57%) Debian
16 6 (0.42%) CentOS
17 5 (0.35%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.35%) AIX
18 4 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (11.17%) ITIL
3 100 (7.07%) Test Automation
4 88 (6.22%) MVC
5 86 (6.08%) Automated Testing
6 80 (5.66%) Software Engineering
7 78 (5.52%) Unit Testing
8 72 (5.09%) Manual Testing
9 69 (4.88%) Automation Testing
10 68 (4.81%) Scrum
11 65 (4.60%) Web Development
12 63 (4.46%) CRM
13 61 (4.31%) OO
14 56 (3.96%) Regression Testing
15 53 (3.75%) Test Scripting
15 53 (3.75%) Document Management
16 52 (3.68%) Software Testing
17 48 (3.39%) Project Management
18 46 (3.25%) Change Management
18 46 (3.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 760 (53.75%) SQL
2 689 (48.73%) VB
3 514 (36.35%) PowerShell
4 453 (32.04%) C#
5 401 (28.36%) JavaScript
6 172 (12.16%) T-SQL
7 168 (11.88%) VB.NET
8 150 (10.61%) Java
9 91 (6.44%) VB6
10 87 (6.15%) Perl
11 78 (5.52%) VBA
12 68 (4.81%) PHP
12 68 (4.81%) Python
13 44 (3.11%) C++
14 40 (2.83%) C
15 36 (2.55%) Bash Shell
16 30 (2.12%) PL/SQL
17 12 (0.85%) XAML
17 12 (0.85%) ActionScript
17 12 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 234 (16.55%) Degree
2 134 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 106 (7.50%) ISEB
4 74 (5.23%) MCSE
5 73 (5.16%) Security Cleared
6 65 (4.60%) SC Cleared
7 47 (3.32%) ISTQB
8 44 (3.11%) MCP
9 40 (2.83%) MCITP
10 38 (2.69%) MCSA
11 35 (2.48%) CCNA
11 35 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (1.56%) DV Cleared
14 20 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 16 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
17 8 (0.57%) MCTS
18 7 (0.50%) HND
18 7 (0.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (9.26%) QA
2 17 (1.20%) SLA
3 13 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.35%) HL7
6 1 (0.071%) COBIT
System Software
1 408 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 183 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (8.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 97 (6.86%) XenDesktop
5 91 (6.44%) Hyper-V
6 74 (5.23%) XenApp
7 48 (3.39%) vSphere
8 46 (3.25%) VMware ESX
9 16 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.57%) Terminal Server
12 8 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 6 (0.42%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.35%) vCloud
16 4 (0.28%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.28%) Firmware
17 3 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 227 (16.05%) SCCM
2 89 (6.29%) HP Quality Center
3 44 (3.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 41 (2.90%) WSUS
5 36 (2.55%) AppDNA
6 25 (1.77%) NetBackup
7 24 (1.70%) Backup Exec
8 18 (1.27%) Tivoli
9 16 (1.13%) SCOM
10 15 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (0.71%) Windows Intune
12 9 (0.64%) WMI
12 9 (0.64%) MOM
12 9 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 8 (0.57%) OpenView
13 8 (0.57%) ARCserve
14 6 (0.42%) SCVMM
14 6 (0.42%) HP SIM
14 6 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 5 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 577 (40.81%) Microsoft
2 271 (19.17%) VMware
3 244 (17.26%) Citrix
4 215 (15.21%) Oracle
5 125 (8.84%) HP
6 49 (3.47%) AppSense
7 39 (2.76%) IBM
8 35 (2.48%) Telerik
8 35 (2.48%) Symantec
9 31 (2.19%) Dell
9 31 (2.19%) Cisco
10 28 (1.98%) Bloomberg
11 27 (1.91%) Red Hat
12 24 (1.70%) Remedy
13 22 (1.56%) Reuters
13 22 (1.56%) CA
14 20 (1.41%) Interwoven
14 20 (1.41%) EMC
14 20 (1.41%) Fujitsu
15 19 (1.34%) NetApp
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Salary: From £30,400 to £32,500 per annum plus generous pension and holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35k per year
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus +Excellent Bens
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Flexitime + Benefits
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