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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK
Rank 582 498 529
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +31
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 281 502 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.96% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 204 436 379
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,300 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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
45337 52393 52954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.96% 51.89% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38652 45150 45395
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -70 263 £45,000 +5.88% 30
London -24 94 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South East +14 54 £38,000 -10.58% 7
East of England +35 40 £47,500 +48.43% 2
City of London 0 30 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Hertfordshire +28 28 £47,500 +13.09% 1
North West -33 19 £32,500 -23.52% 2
West Midlands +37 18 £44,000 +22.53%
South West -1 17 £30,750 +2.92% 2
Hemel Hempstead +11 15 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Hampshire +10 15 £33,500 -25.55% 1
Scotland +28 13 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Kent +23 13 £32,500 -12.79%
Chatham - 13 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +23 12 £32,500 -16.12% 3
Berkshire +39 10 £51,250 -10.86%
Manchester -38 10 £23,500 -46.28% 1
Basingstoke 0 9 - -
East Midlands -45 9 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham - 9 £40,500 -
Glasgow +26 7 £42,500 +1.19%
Staffordshire +11 7 £44,000 +76.00%
Devon -7 7 £23,500 -18.96%
Bedfordshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 7 £29,500 - 1
Surrey +40 6 £28,750 -38.82% 2
Cheshire +17 6 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Edinburgh +7 6 - - 2
Bristol -8 6 £31,500 -30.00%
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £44,000 -

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 313 (60.66%) Windows
2 282 (54.65%) Microsoft
3 237 (45.93%) PowerShell
4 229 (44.38%) SQL Server
5 226 (43.80%) SQL
6 190 (36.82%) Active Directory
7 167 (32.36%) VB
8 163 (31.59%) Windows Server
9 136 (26.36%) VMware
10 134 (25.97%) ITIL
11 131 (25.39%) MS Excel
12 124 (24.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 122 (23.64%) JavaScript
14 116 (22.48%) C#
14 116 (22.48%) .NET
14 116 (22.48%) Finance
15 98 (18.99%) HTML
15 98 (18.99%) MS Exchange
16 94 (18.22%) Windows Server 2008
17 93 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
18 90 (17.44%) Web Services
19 86 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
20 81 (15.70%) Oracle
20 81 (15.70%) Degree
21 78 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
22 77 (14.92%) Microsoft Certification
23 72 (13.95%) IIS
24 71 (13.76%) SCCM
25 70 (13.57%) QA
26 67 (12.98%) HP

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 98 (18.99%) MS Exchange
2 72 (13.95%) IIS
3 57 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (7.56%) SharePoint
5 27 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (3.49%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.55%) Apache
8 8 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.36%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.16%) FormScape
10 6 (1.16%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.78%) CMS
12 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.58%) JBoss
13 3 (0.58%) SAS
13 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 131 (25.39%) MS Excel
2 66 (12.79%) MS Office
3 25 (4.84%) MS Visio
4 21 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.91%) MS Project
6 4 (0.78%) CATIA
6 4 (0.78%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.19%) Blender
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 4 (0.78%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.78%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.39%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.39%) Siebel Analytics
4 2 (0.39%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.19%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.98%) Office 365
2 25 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (2.52%) Amazon S3
4 13 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (2.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 13 (2.52%) SaaS
4 13 (2.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.78%) PaaS
7 3 (0.58%) Akamai
7 3 (0.58%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.58%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.39%) IaaS
8 2 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (12.98%) DNS
2 52 (10.08%) DHCP
3 40 (7.75%) Firewall
4 30 (5.81%) SAN
5 27 (5.23%) VPN
6 25 (4.84%) Internet
7 22 (4.26%) LAN
7 22 (4.26%) TCP/IP
8 21 (4.07%) WAN
9 18 (3.49%) VoIP
10 17 (3.29%) LDAP
11 16 (3.10%) DMZ
12 13 (2.52%) Skype
13 11 (2.13%) Intranet
14 10 (1.94%) Network Security
15 9 (1.74%) VLAN
16 8 (1.55%) iSCSI
16 8 (1.55%) NAS
17 7 (1.36%) IPsec
17 7 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (44.38%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (7.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 38 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (6.20%) Relational Database
7 29 (5.62%) MySQL
8 25 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (3.68%) Oracle BI EE
11 18 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
12 16 (3.10%) Oracle Database
13 15 (2.91%) Oracle ODI
14 13 (2.52%) QlikView
15 10 (1.94%) MS Access
16 7 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (1.36%) Oracle9i Database
17 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (7.36%) Visual Studio
2 37 (7.17%) HP UFT
3 33 (6.40%) Selenium
4 21 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (3.68%) Subversion
6 14 (2.71%) LoadRunner
6 14 (2.71%) TeamCity
7 13 (2.52%) MSI
8 12 (2.33%) JIRA
9 11 (2.13%) Rational Functional Tester
10 10 (1.94%) TestComplete
11 9 (1.74%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.74%) JMeter
11 9 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (1.55%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.36%) Git (software)
14 6 (1.16%) SpecFlow
15 5 (0.97%) WinDbg
16 4 (0.78%) SoapUI
16 4 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 116 (22.48%) Finance
2 29 (5.62%) Retail
3 24 (4.65%) Advertising
4 19 (3.68%) Banking
5 17 (3.29%) Back Office
6 13 (2.52%) Publishing
7 11 (2.13%) Polish Language
8 10 (1.94%) Games
8 10 (1.94%) Legal
9 6 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.78%) German Language
11 4 (0.78%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.58%) Front Office
12 3 (0.58%) Marketing
13 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Electronics
14 1 (0.19%) Law
14 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 122 (23.64%) Developer
2 89 (17.25%) Analyst
3 48 (9.30%) Applications Support
4 41 (7.95%) Support Analyst
4 41 (7.95%) Support Engineer
5 39 (7.56%) C# Developer
6 35 (6.78%) Administrator
6 35 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (5.62%) .NET Developer
8 27 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (4.84%) SQL Developer
10 24 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 24 (4.65%) IT Support
10 24 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
11 22 (4.26%) Consultant
11 22 (4.26%) Software Developer
12 21 (4.07%) Applications Engineer
12 21 (4.07%) Applications Support Engineer
12 21 (4.07%) Architect
13 20 (3.88%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (22.48%) .NET
2 98 (18.99%) HTML
3 90 (17.44%) Web Services
4 63 (12.21%) XML
5 60 (11.63%) ASP.NET
6 53 (10.27%) CSS
7 24 (4.65%) HTML5
8 19 (3.68%) AngularJS
8 19 (3.68%) jQuery
9 18 (3.49%) Classic ASP
10 14 (2.71%) .NET Framework
10 14 (2.71%) Ajax
11 13 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (2.52%) WCF
12 12 (2.33%) LAMP
12 12 (2.33%) SOAP
13 11 (2.13%) CSS3
13 11 (2.13%) Node.js
13 11 (2.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 11 (2.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 39 (7.56%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.26%) Replication
5 18 (3.49%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.91%) EPoS
7 12 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (1.94%) Clustering
8 10 (1.94%) Online Gambling
9 8 (1.55%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.55%) iPad
10 7 (1.36%) Derivative
10 7 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.36%) Robotics
10 7 (1.36%) User Experience
11 6 (1.16%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (1.16%) PKI
11 6 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
12 5 (0.97%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 313 (60.66%) Windows
2 163 (31.59%) Windows Server
3 94 (18.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 86 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (12.79%) Linux
5 66 (12.79%) Windows 7
6 51 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (6.40%) Windows 10
8 25 (4.84%) Unix
9 23 (4.46%) Windows 8
10 19 (3.68%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.36%) Mac OS
11 7 (1.36%) Solaris
11 7 (1.36%) VMS
11 7 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (0.97%) Android
13 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.58%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (25.97%) ITIL
2 93 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (12.79%) SDLC
4 52 (10.08%) Change Management
5 41 (7.95%) Problem Management
5 41 (7.95%) Test Automation
6 39 (7.56%) Configuration Management
7 38 (7.36%) Automated Testing
7 38 (7.36%) High Availability
8 34 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (6.59%) Functional Testing
8 34 (6.59%) Migration
8 34 (6.59%) Test Scripting
9 32 (6.20%) Time Management
10 31 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (5.81%) ITIL V3
11 30 (5.81%) Project Management
11 30 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 29 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (5.62%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 237 (45.93%) PowerShell
2 226 (43.80%) SQL
3 167 (32.36%) VB
4 122 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 116 (22.48%) C#
6 55 (10.66%) Java
7 50 (9.69%) Perl
8 48 (9.30%) T-SQL
9 46 (8.91%) PHP
10 43 (8.33%) VB.NET
11 33 (6.40%) Python
12 30 (5.81%) Bash Shell
13 28 (5.43%) VBA
14 24 (4.65%) C++
15 17 (3.29%) VB6
16 12 (2.33%) PL/SQL
17 11 (2.13%) C
18 8 (1.55%) Ruby
19 7 (1.36%) ECMAScript
20 6 (1.16%) VC++
Qualifications
1 81 (15.70%) Degree
2 77 (14.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (8.33%) MCSE
4 28 (5.43%) MCSA
4 28 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (5.23%) Security Cleared
6 26 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (4.07%) MCP
8 16 (3.10%) CCNP
9 14 (2.71%) ISEB
9 14 (2.71%) SC Cleared
10 13 (2.52%) MCITP
11 12 (2.33%) CCNA
11 12 (2.33%) ISTQB
12 11 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.94%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (1.55%) PMI Certification
14 8 (1.55%) PMP
15 6 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (13.57%) QA
2 32 (6.20%) SLA
3 21 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.94%) HL7
5 5 (0.97%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.39%) SDET
7 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 190 (36.82%) Active Directory
2 124 (24.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (7.95%) Hyper-V
4 37 (7.17%) vSphere
5 24 (4.65%) XenApp
6 22 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 22 (4.26%) VMware ESX
7 14 (2.71%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.33%) ISA Server
8 12 (2.33%) vCloud
9 10 (1.94%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.78%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.78%) XenServer
13 3 (0.58%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 71 (13.76%) SCCM
2 17 (3.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 17 (3.29%) WSUS
3 16 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.71%) Puppet
5 11 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (1.94%) SCOM
7 9 (1.74%) Backup Exec
7 9 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.55%) Nagios
8 8 (1.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (1.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (1.16%) ServiceCenter
11 5 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 4 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.58%) BladeLogic
13 3 (0.58%) WMI
Vendors
1 282 (54.65%) Microsoft
2 136 (26.36%) VMware
3 81 (15.70%) Oracle
4 67 (12.98%) HP
5 58 (11.24%) Cisco
6 54 (10.47%) Citrix
7 26 (5.04%) Siebel
8 17 (3.29%) NetApp
9 16 (3.10%) Dell
10 13 (2.52%) Symantec
11 12 (2.33%) Red Hat
12 11 (2.13%) 3PAR
13 10 (1.94%) EMC
14 9 (1.74%) Cognizant
14 9 (1.74%) Intel Security
15 8 (1.55%) IBM
15 8 (1.55%) New Relic
16 7 (1.36%) Blue Prism
16 7 (1.36%) F5
17 6 (1.16%) SonicWALL
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days, healthcare, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Washington Frank
Salary: £41 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45k per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £550000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago