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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 417 345 310
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -35
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 661 772 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.72% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.36% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 537 647 789
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
59216 56802 62904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.01% 52.73% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49643 48857 55174
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 -70 607 £40,000 - 93
London -42 233 £45,000 -4.76% 35
South East +42 203 £37,500 - 21
Berkshire +19 76 £37,500 +11.94% 7
City of London -19 53 £52,500 +5.00% 10
East of England -66 41 £40,000 - 7
South West -20 38 £30,000 -14.28% 13
Scotland -2 37 £35,000 -12.50% 5
West Midlands +1 35 £38,000 +22.58% 6
Surrey +5 34 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Reading +4 30 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Glasgow +12 27 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hampshire +10 27 £42,500 +20.56% 4
East Midlands -21 26 £25,000 -34.21% 3
East Sussex -16 23 £40,000 -8.04%
North West -35 23 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Oxfordshire +21 21 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Wiltshire -7 21 £35,500 +1.42% 3
Essex +5 20 £40,000 - 1
Brighton -7 20 £40,000 -12.08%
Swindon -1 19 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Hertfordshire -47 16 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Wokingham - 16 £30,000 -
Bracknell +4 15 £35,000 -28.20% 1
Yorkshire -88 15 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Leicestershire +7 14 £24,000 -36.84%
Leicester +4 11 £24,000 -36.84%
Buckinghamshire -11 11 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Coventry 0 9 £37,500 +20.96%
Nottinghamshire -3 9 £27,250 -7.62% 2

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 779 (55.56%) SQL
2 729 (52.00%) Windows
3 708 (50.50%) VB
4 561 (40.01%) Microsoft
5 523 (37.30%) .NET
6 517 (36.88%) SQL Server
7 485 (34.59%) PowerShell
8 453 (32.31%) C#
9 413 (29.46%) JavaScript
10 384 (27.39%) Finance
11 369 (26.32%) Active Directory
12 344 (24.54%) XML
13 329 (23.47%) HTML
14 293 (20.90%) ASP.NET
15 266 (18.97%) MS Excel
16 254 (18.12%) VMware
17 243 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 239 (17.05%) CSS
19 237 (16.90%) Degree
20 234 (16.69%) Citrix
21 212 (15.12%) SCCM
22 208 (14.84%) Oracle
23 203 (14.48%) Windows 7
24 199 (14.19%) IIS
25 185 (13.20%) T-SQL
26 182 (12.98%) QuickTest Pro
27 179 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
28 171 (12.20%) Web Services
29 166 (11.84%) Java
30 163 (11.63%) VB.NET

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 199 (14.19%) IIS
2 157 (11.20%) SharePoint
3 112 (7.99%) MS Exchange
4 77 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 41 (2.92%) WebSphere
7 35 (2.50%) Lync
8 28 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (1.50%) WorkSite
10 19 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 18 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 17 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (1.07%) Apache
13 15 (1.07%) Tomcat
13 15 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (0.86%) CMS
15 11 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
16 10 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2000
17 8 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 266 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 163 (11.63%) MS Office
3 10 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.64%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.071%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
2 10 (0.71%) HFM
3 9 (0.64%) Oracle CRM
3 9 (0.64%) Magento
4 5 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.29%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.29%) e-Work
5 4 (0.29%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.21%) assyst
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.14%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.071%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.071%) SalesLogix
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.071%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.86%) Office 365
2 11 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.64%) SaaS
4 7 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 115 (8.20%) DNS
2 112 (7.99%) TCP/IP
3 67 (4.78%) SAN
4 63 (4.49%) Internet
5 46 (3.28%) DHCP
6 43 (3.07%) Intranet
7 38 (2.71%) Firewall
8 33 (2.35%) NetScaler
9 32 (2.28%) LAN
10 31 (2.21%) FTP
11 30 (2.14%) LDAP
12 16 (1.14%) NAS
13 14 (1.00%) WAN
13 14 (1.00%) SMTP
13 14 (1.00%) VPN
14 12 (0.86%) Extranet
15 10 (0.71%) HTTP
15 10 (0.71%) SSL
15 10 (0.71%) iSCSI
16 9 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 517 (36.88%) SQL Server
2 130 (9.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 105 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (7.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 94 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (4.85%) Relational Database
7 50 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 36 (2.57%) MySQL
9 35 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
11 24 (1.71%) MS Access
11 24 (1.71%) Data Mining
12 23 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (1.50%) DTS
14 20 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
16 13 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
17 11 (0.78%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 182 (12.98%) QuickTest Pro
2 140 (9.99%) Visual Studio
3 120 (8.56%) MSI
4 86 (6.13%) Selenium
5 57 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (2.64%) InstallShield
7 35 (2.50%) AdminStudio
8 28 (2.00%) Subversion
9 22 (1.57%) TestComplete
10 20 (1.43%) WebDriver
11 19 (1.36%) Git (software)
12 17 (1.21%) Selenium IDE
13 16 (1.14%) NUnit
14 14 (1.00%) Jenkins
15 12 (0.86%) Cucumber
15 12 (0.86%) Bugzilla
15 12 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 10 (0.71%) JMeter
16 10 (0.71%) JIRA
17 9 (0.64%) FitNesse
General
1 384 (27.39%) Finance
2 78 (5.56%) Law
3 70 (4.99%) Retail
4 66 (4.71%) Banking
5 53 (3.78%) Legal
6 34 (2.43%) Financial Institution
7 30 (2.14%) Front Office
8 29 (2.07%) Telecoms
9 27 (1.93%) Back Office
10 26 (1.85%) Investment Banking
11 24 (1.71%) Marketing
12 18 (1.28%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.71%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.64%) Publishing
15 8 (0.57%) Electronics
16 7 (0.50%) Advertising
17 6 (0.43%) Local Government
18 5 (0.36%) Automotive
19 4 (0.29%) French Language
19 4 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 415 (29.60%) Developer
2 313 (22.33%) Analyst
3 133 (9.49%) .NET Developer
4 112 (7.99%) Test Analyst
5 87 (6.21%) Software Developer
5 87 (6.21%) Support Engineer
6 78 (5.56%) Consultant
7 73 (5.21%) Applications Developer
8 71 (5.06%) Tester
9 66 (4.71%) C# Developer
10 64 (4.56%) Applications Support
11 62 (4.42%) Applications Packager
12 60 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
13 58 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 56 (3.99%) Web Developer
15 54 (3.85%) Programmer
16 50 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
17 48 (3.42%) Software Engineer
18 47 (3.35%) Support Analyst
19 45 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (37.30%) .NET
2 344 (24.54%) XML
3 329 (23.47%) HTML
4 293 (20.90%) ASP.NET
5 239 (17.05%) CSS
6 171 (12.20%) Web Services
7 150 (10.70%) jQuery
8 121 (8.63%) Ajax
9 116 (8.27%) Classic ASP
10 86 (6.13%) WCF
11 69 (4.92%) Application Packaging
12 64 (4.56%) HTML5
13 62 (4.42%) .NET Framework
14 61 (4.35%) XSLT
15 59 (4.21%) LINQ
16 57 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 49 (3.50%) JSON
17 49 (3.50%) SOAP
18 42 (3.00%) ADO.NET
19 29 (2.07%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 140 (9.99%) Computer Science
2 60 (4.28%) Clustering
3 48 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 29 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (1.85%) Data Integration
6 25 (1.78%) Hedge funds
7 22 (1.57%) Blackberry
8 21 (1.50%) N-Tier
9 20 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.21%) Open Source
11 16 (1.14%) Replication
12 14 (1.00%) iPhone
13 13 (0.93%) GIS
14 11 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.78%) Spread Betting
15 9 (0.64%) Kindle
16 8 (0.57%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.50%) CCTV
17 7 (0.50%) FMCG
18 6 (0.43%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 729 (52.00%) Windows
2 243 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 203 (14.48%) Windows 7
4 148 (10.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 148 (10.56%) Linux
5 145 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (5.35%) UNIX
7 72 (5.14%) Windows XP
8 62 (4.42%) Windows 8
9 23 (1.64%) Android
10 19 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (1.07%) Windows Vista
11 15 (1.07%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.71%) Windows 2000
13 8 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.43%) AIX
15 5 (0.36%) Solaris
15 5 (0.36%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.29%) CentOS
16 4 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (9.20%) ITIL
2 104 (7.42%) Test Automation
3 87 (6.21%) Software Engineering
4 85 (6.06%) MVC
5 80 (5.71%) Automated Testing
5 80 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 73 (5.21%) Web Development
6 73 (5.21%) Automation Testing
7 69 (4.92%) CRM
8 68 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (4.64%) Scrum
10 64 (4.56%) OO
11 63 (4.49%) Regression Testing
11 63 (4.49%) Manual Testing
12 58 (4.14%) Test Scripting
13 56 (3.99%) Document Management
13 56 (3.99%) Software Testing
14 51 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
15 47 (3.35%) Project Management
16 46 (3.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 779 (55.56%) SQL
2 708 (50.50%) VB
3 485 (34.59%) PowerShell
4 453 (32.31%) C#
5 413 (29.46%) JavaScript
6 185 (13.20%) T-SQL
7 166 (11.84%) Java
8 163 (11.63%) VB.NET
9 98 (6.99%) Perl
10 97 (6.92%) VBA
11 82 (5.85%) VB6
12 65 (4.64%) PHP
13 54 (3.85%) Python
14 49 (3.50%) C++
15 43 (3.07%) C
16 37 (2.64%) Bash Shell
17 36 (2.57%) PL/SQL
18 14 (1.00%) XAML
19 12 (0.86%) Shell Script
20 11 (0.78%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 237 (16.90%) Degree
2 129 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 123 (8.77%) ISEB
4 66 (4.71%) Security Cleared
5 64 (4.56%) MCSE
6 61 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 55 (3.92%) ISTQB
8 39 (2.78%) MCP
9 35 (2.50%) MCSA
10 34 (2.43%) MCITP
11 31 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (2.21%) CCNA
12 26 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 24 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 19 (1.36%) DV Cleared
15 16 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
17 9 (0.64%) MBA
18 8 (0.57%) CFA
18 8 (0.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (9.49%) QA
2 14 (1.00%) SLA
3 12 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.36%) HL7
6 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.071%) COBIT
System Software
1 369 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 179 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (8.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 85 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 82 (5.85%) XenDesktop
6 68 (4.85%) XenApp
7 41 (2.92%) VMware ESX
8 37 (2.64%) vSphere
9 15 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.43%) vCloud
12 6 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.43%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 5 (0.36%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.29%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.21%) MetaFrame
15 3 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 212 (15.12%) SCCM
2 88 (6.28%) HP Quality Center
3 40 (2.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 34 (2.43%) WSUS
5 32 (2.28%) AppDNA
6 27 (1.93%) Backup Exec
7 25 (1.78%) NetBackup
8 17 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 15 (1.07%) SCOM
10 13 (0.93%) Tivoli
11 10 (0.71%) ARCserve
11 10 (0.71%) Windows Intune
12 7 (0.50%) MOM
13 6 (0.43%) WMI
13 6 (0.43%) OpenView
13 6 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 6 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (0.36%) HP SIM
14 5 (0.36%) Puppet
15 4 (0.29%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 561 (40.01%) Microsoft
2 254 (18.12%) VMware
3 234 (16.69%) Citrix
4 208 (14.84%) Oracle
5 128 (9.13%) HP
6 49 (3.50%) AppSense
7 36 (2.57%) Symantec
8 32 (2.28%) IBM
9 31 (2.21%) Telerik
10 28 (2.00%) Cisco
11 27 (1.93%) CA
12 26 (1.85%) Dell
13 25 (1.78%) SAP
14 24 (1.71%) Remedy
14 24 (1.71%) Bloomberg
14 24 (1.71%) Red Hat
15 20 (1.43%) Sophos
15 20 (1.43%) Sybase
16 19 (1.36%) EMC
16 19 (1.36%) Interwoven
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southam, Warwickshire
RecruitX
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 Dependant on Experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £32000 - £36000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Elstree, Hertfordshire
Entel UK Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago