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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 574 514 412
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -102
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 367 515 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.91% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 316 407 686
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%

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
51477 56882 62541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.85% 51.46% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44614 48500 53364
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
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 £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
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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 -61 349 £45,000 +16.88% 39
London +44 158 £52,500 +10.52% 16
South East -5 90 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Berkshire +5 37 £45,000 - 1
City of London +55 29 £50,000 +5.26% 11
North West +30 27 £40,000 +30.08% 2
East of England +9 25 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands +16 21 £23,000 -34.28% 2
Bracknell - 18 £45,000 -
West Sussex +18 17 £40,000 -5.88%
Manchester +2 17 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Haywards Heath - 17 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 16 £23,000 - 1
East Sussex - 14 £50,000 - 1
Brighton - 14 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +35 13 £45,000 +20.00% 2
South West -8 13 £36,000 +2.85% 6
Coalville - 12 £23,000 -
West Midlands -59 11 £43,750 +65.09% 2
Lancashire +19 10 £38,500 +54.00%
Bristol +19 10 £45,500 +34.81% 5
Hampshire +1 10 £40,000 -8.04% 3
Chorley - 9 £39,250 -
Surrey -6 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland +5 7 £75,000 +66.66% 5
Croydon +3 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Watford +26 6 £71,250 -
North East +9 6 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Essex +5 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Tyne and Wear +1 6 £48,750 -2.50% 1

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 430 (51.81%) SQL
2 381 (45.90%) Windows
3 380 (45.78%) Microsoft
4 372 (44.82%) SQL Server
5 345 (41.57%) PowerShell
6 277 (33.37%) Active Directory
7 276 (33.25%) VB
8 270 (32.53%) JavaScript
9 238 (28.67%) .NET
10 226 (27.23%) Finance
11 224 (26.99%) C#
12 214 (25.78%) MS Excel
13 176 (21.20%) Windows Server
14 170 (20.48%) HTML
14 170 (20.48%) Java
15 165 (19.88%) SCCM
16 159 (19.16%) Oracle
17 147 (17.71%) XML
18 146 (17.59%) ASP.NET
19 136 (16.39%) VMware
20 130 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
21 129 (15.54%) Degree
22 125 (15.06%) T-SQL
23 122 (14.70%) ITIL
24 118 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
25 115 (13.86%) VB.NET
26 111 (13.37%) MS Office
27 110 (13.25%) Citrix
27 110 (13.25%) SDLC
28 102 (12.29%) CSS

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
1 100 (12.05%) IIS
2 69 (8.31%) MS Exchange
3 47 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 31 (3.73%) CMS
5 25 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (3.01%) Tomcat
6 22 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (1.33%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.20%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.96%) Confluence
11 8 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (0.84%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (0.60%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.60%) SAS
15 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 214 (25.78%) MS Excel
2 111 (13.37%) MS Office
3 18 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.69%) Siebel Analytics
2 7 (0.84%) Visualfiles
3 6 (0.72%) Bankmaster
3 6 (0.72%) HFM
3 6 (0.72%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.48%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.36%) KANA IQ
5 3 (0.36%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.36%) TrackWise
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.24%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.12%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.12%) Magento
7 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.12%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 71 (8.55%) Office 365
2 36 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.45%) SaaS
5 10 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (0.72%) IaaS
6 6 (0.72%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.60%) OneDrive
7 5 (0.60%) PaaS
8 2 (0.24%) GitHub
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 95 (11.45%) Firewall
2 76 (9.16%) DNS
3 61 (7.35%) TCP/IP
4 60 (7.23%) SAN
5 58 (6.99%) Internet
6 55 (6.63%) DHCP
7 40 (4.82%) VPN
8 38 (4.58%) VoIP
9 23 (2.77%) NetScaler
10 22 (2.65%) VLAN
11 20 (2.41%) LAN
12 17 (2.05%) LDAP
13 16 (1.93%) WAN
14 15 (1.81%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (1.69%) FTP
16 10 (1.20%) SSL
17 9 (1.08%) iSCSI
18 7 (0.84%) Intranet
19 5 (0.60%) SMTP
19 5 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (44.82%) SQL Server
2 80 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (9.16%) Relational Database
4 50 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 46 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (4.46%) QlikView
8 34 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
9 33 (3.98%) Crystal Reports
10 27 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
12 18 (2.17%) RDBMS
13 17 (2.05%) MS Access
13 17 (2.05%) Oracle Database
13 17 (2.05%) Siebel EIM
13 17 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
15 13 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 66 (7.95%) Selenium
2 52 (6.27%) Visual Studio
3 43 (5.18%) HP UFT
4 31 (3.73%) SoapUI
5 29 (3.49%) MSI
6 26 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 26 (3.13%) Subversion
7 22 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 21 (2.53%) Ant
9 20 (2.41%) JMeter
10 19 (2.29%) LoadRunner
11 18 (2.17%) Gatling
12 17 (2.05%) TestNG
13 15 (1.81%) NUnit
13 15 (1.81%) Selenium IDE
13 15 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.57%) JIRA
15 11 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
15 11 (1.33%) Rational Functional Tester
15 11 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 226 (27.23%) Finance
2 35 (4.22%) Banking
3 29 (3.49%) Legal
4 28 (3.37%) Law
5 22 (2.65%) Publishing
5 22 (2.65%) Retail
6 19 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.57%) Marketing
9 11 (1.33%) Games
10 10 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.20%) Polish Language
11 8 (0.96%) Aerospace
11 8 (0.96%) German Language
12 7 (0.84%) Advertising
13 5 (0.60%) Back Office
14 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.48%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.36%) International Banking
15 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 223 (26.87%) Developer
2 160 (19.28%) Analyst
3 89 (10.72%) Support Analyst
4 65 (7.83%) Applications Support
5 60 (7.23%) SQL Developer
6 53 (6.39%) .NET Developer
7 50 (6.02%) Infrastructure Support
7 50 (6.02%) IT Support
8 48 (5.78%) Applications Developer
8 48 (5.78%) C# Developer
9 46 (5.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 44 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 42 (5.06%) IT Analyst
12 41 (4.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 41 (4.94%) IT Support Analyst
12 41 (4.94%) Web Developer
13 38 (4.58%) Junior
13 38 (4.58%) Tester
14 37 (4.46%) Support Engineer
14 37 (4.46%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (28.67%) .NET
2 170 (20.48%) HTML
3 147 (17.71%) XML
4 146 (17.59%) ASP.NET
5 102 (12.29%) CSS
6 90 (10.84%) Web Services
7 49 (5.90%) Classic ASP
8 48 (5.78%) .NET Framework
9 46 (5.54%) jQuery
10 42 (5.06%) HTML5
11 38 (4.58%) Ajax
12 33 (3.98%) Entity Framework
13 32 (3.86%) AngularJS
14 31 (3.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (3.61%) CSS3
16 29 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 28 (3.37%) JSON
18 27 (3.25%) SOAP
19 18 (2.17%) WCF
20 14 (1.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 92 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.39%) Computer Science
2 53 (6.39%) Management Information System
3 45 (5.42%) Clustering
4 34 (4.10%) Data Integration
5 25 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (2.89%) Data Centre
7 23 (2.77%) Replication
8 21 (2.53%) Driving Licence
9 20 (2.41%) Data Structures
9 20 (2.41%) User Experience
10 18 (2.17%) Blackberry
11 12 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.45%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.33%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.33%) Online Gambling
12 11 (1.33%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.84%) FMCG
13 7 (0.84%) Life Science
13 7 (0.84%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 381 (45.90%) Windows
2 176 (21.20%) Windows Server
3 130 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 118 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (11.57%) Windows 7
6 74 (8.92%) Linux
7 58 (6.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (6.39%) Windows 10
9 44 (5.30%) Unix
10 19 (2.29%) Windows XP
11 17 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 15 (1.81%) Windows 2000
13 11 (1.33%) Mac OS
14 9 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.84%) Windows NT
16 5 (0.60%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.48%) Android
17 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.36%) AIX
18 3 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (14.70%) ITIL
2 110 (13.25%) SDLC
3 93 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (10.24%) Workflow
5 55 (6.63%) Test Scripting
6 52 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (6.02%) Software Engineering
8 49 (5.90%) OO
9 44 (5.30%) Software Testing
10 43 (5.18%) Configuration Management
10 43 (5.18%) Test Automation
11 41 (4.94%) Data Management
12 40 (4.82%) Unit Testing
13 39 (4.70%) Migration
14 38 (4.58%) Application Packaging
15 37 (4.46%) Analytics
16 36 (4.34%) Automated Testing
16 36 (4.34%) Virtual Environments
17 35 (4.22%) Project Management
18 34 (4.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 430 (51.81%) SQL
2 345 (41.57%) PowerShell
3 276 (33.25%) VB
4 270 (32.53%) JavaScript
5 224 (26.99%) C#
6 170 (20.48%) Java
7 125 (15.06%) T-SQL
8 115 (13.86%) VB.NET
9 81 (9.76%) VBA
10 75 (9.04%) PL/SQL
11 61 (7.35%) Perl
11 61 (7.35%) Python
12 59 (7.11%) VB6
13 51 (6.14%) C++
14 23 (2.77%) Ruby
15 22 (2.65%) PHP
16 20 (2.41%) C
17 17 (2.05%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.08%) Bash Shell
19 6 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 129 (15.54%) Degree
2 70 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (5.30%) MCSA
4 39 (4.70%) ISEB
5 31 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
6 29 (3.49%) MCSE
6 29 (3.49%) Security Cleared
7 27 (3.25%) SC Cleared
8 23 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (2.65%) ISTQB
10 21 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 16 (1.93%) CCA
11 16 (1.93%) MCP
11 16 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (1.69%) CCNA
12 14 (1.69%) MCITP
13 13 (1.57%) MCT
14 9 (1.08%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.96%) MCTS
16 7 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (9.64%) QA
2 22 (2.65%) SLA
3 6 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.24%) GxP
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 277 (33.37%) Active Directory
2 92 (11.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (8.19%) Hyper-V
3 68 (8.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 53 (6.39%) XenApp
5 34 (4.10%) XenDesktop
6 20 (2.41%) vSphere
7 13 (1.57%) Terminal Server
8 12 (1.45%) Terminal Services
8 12 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (1.08%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.08%) XenServer
10 8 (0.96%) DFS Replication
11 7 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.48%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.48%) Xen
14 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.36%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 165 (19.88%) SCCM
2 55 (6.63%) WSUS
3 39 (4.70%) SCOM
4 16 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (1.81%) AppDNA
6 11 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (1.33%) XenMobile
7 10 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (1.08%) Perfmon
9 8 (0.96%) AirWatch
9 8 (0.96%) Backup Exec
9 8 (0.96%) Sysprep
9 8 (0.96%) ThinApp
10 6 (0.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.72%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (0.60%) MOM
11 5 (0.60%) Nagios
11 5 (0.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 380 (45.78%) Microsoft
2 159 (19.16%) Oracle
3 136 (16.39%) VMware
4 110 (13.25%) Citrix
5 97 (11.69%) HP
6 51 (6.14%) Cisco
7 45 (5.42%) Dell
8 43 (5.18%) Symantec
9 41 (4.94%) Informatica
10 39 (4.70%) TIBCO
11 23 (2.77%) Siebel
12 21 (2.53%) IBM
12 21 (2.53%) iManage
13 19 (2.29%) SAP
14 17 (2.05%) AppSense
14 17 (2.05%) Intel Security
15 14 (1.69%) Veeam
16 13 (1.57%) CA
16 13 (1.57%) Interwoven
17 11 (1.33%) BMC
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Annual Leave, Benefit Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £250 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + 14% pension + 31 days leave + life cover
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago