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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 612 559 481
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -78
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 276 446 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.81% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 220 363 501
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

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
48065 55384 56957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.63% 52.32% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41263 47555 48765
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,164
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 -82 243 £45,000 +5.88% 27
London -29 104 £53,250 +6.50% 11
South East +28 48 £45,000 +12.50% 7
North West -1 31 £37,500 -6.25% 2
City of London +2 24 £55,000 +4.76% 2
South West -1 22 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey +24 21 £45,000 +41.07%
East of England +4 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Scotland +23 18 £42,500 -12.82% 6
Glasgow +26 15 £41,250 -21.42% 3
Cheshire +21 14 £32,500 +1.56%
Devon -13 14 £28,750 -0.86%
Manchester -4 12 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Yorkshire +20 11 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Hampshire +15 11 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire +38 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Guildford +21 9 £27,500 -13.78%
West Yorkshire +25 8 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Chester - 8 £32,500 -
Croydon +14 7 £57,500 +9.52%
Hertfordshire +2 7 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Leeds +27 6 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Southampton +11 6 - -
Warrington +17 5 £42,500 +32.81%
Cambridge +14 5 £28,500 -36.66%
Bedfordshire +13 5 £42,500 +70.00%
Cambridgeshire +2 5 £28,500 -36.66%
West Midlands -29 4 £39,500 +58.00% 1
Newton Abbot - 4 £28,750 -
Redhill - 4 £50,000 -

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 380 (62.09%) Windows
2 307 (50.16%) PowerShell
3 305 (49.84%) Microsoft
4 276 (45.10%) SQL
5 250 (40.85%) SQL Server
6 229 (37.42%) Active Directory
7 187 (30.56%) VB
8 178 (29.08%) Finance
9 173 (28.27%) Windows Server
10 169 (27.61%) VMware
11 148 (24.18%) JavaScript
12 135 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
13 132 (21.57%) .NET
14 129 (21.08%) MS Excel
14 129 (21.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 125 (20.42%) C#
16 121 (19.77%) ITIL
17 116 (18.95%) Windows Server 2012
18 115 (18.79%) HTML
19 102 (16.67%) MS Exchange
20 99 (16.18%) SCCM
21 98 (16.01%) Web Services
22 97 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
23 95 (15.52%) Citrix
24 88 (14.38%) T-SQL
25 84 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
25 84 (13.73%) Windows 7
26 83 (13.56%) HP
27 80 (13.07%) MS Office
27 80 (13.07%) Linux

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
1 102 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 77 (12.58%) IIS
3 59 (9.64%) SharePoint
4 46 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (3.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 20 (3.27%) CMS
8 16 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (2.29%) Skype for Business
10 9 (1.47%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.47%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.98%) Apache
13 5 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 129 (21.08%) MS Excel
2 80 (13.07%) MS Office
3 19 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.96%) MS Project
6 4 (0.65%) CATIA
6 4 (0.65%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) Siebel Analytics
2 5 (0.82%) Teamcenter
3 4 (0.65%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 3 (0.49%) Bankmaster
4 3 (0.49%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.33%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.16%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.16%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.16%) Sage 300 ERP
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.68%) Office 365
2 26 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.29%) SaaS
5 13 (2.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 13 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (2.12%) Amazon S3
5 13 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (2.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 13 (2.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (1.31%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.49%) IaaS
8 3 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.49%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.49%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 70 (11.44%) DNS
2 62 (10.13%) Firewall
3 56 (9.15%) DHCP
4 50 (8.17%) SAN
5 48 (7.84%) TCP/IP
6 40 (6.54%) Internet
7 35 (5.72%) VPN
8 34 (5.56%) LAN
9 32 (5.23%) WAN
10 29 (4.74%) VoIP
11 21 (3.43%) LDAP
12 17 (2.78%) VLAN
13 15 (2.45%) NetScaler
14 13 (2.12%) iSCSI
15 10 (1.63%) DDNS
15 10 (1.63%) IPsec
16 9 (1.47%) Skype
17 8 (1.31%) FCoE
17 8 (1.31%) Intranet
18 7 (1.14%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 55 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (6.21%) Relational Database
4 37 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (5.39%) Oracle BI EE
7 30 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (3.43%) Oracle Database
11 19 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (2.45%) QlikView
13 14 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (2.29%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.80%) MySQL
14 11 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
15 10 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (1.14%) MS Access
17 6 (0.98%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 42 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.23%) Selenium
3 30 (4.90%) LoadRunner
4 18 (2.94%) HP UFT
5 16 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (2.45%) JMeter
6 15 (2.45%) MSI
7 12 (1.96%) Gatling
8 11 (1.80%) TestNG
9 10 (1.63%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.63%) Subversion
10 9 (1.47%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.31%) Git (software)
11 8 (1.31%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.31%) JIRA
11 8 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.14%) WebLOAD
13 6 (0.98%) Rational Functional Tester
14 5 (0.82%) NUnit
14 5 (0.82%) TestComplete
General
1 178 (29.08%) Finance
2 29 (4.74%) Banking
3 27 (4.41%) Retail
4 24 (3.92%) Advertising
5 21 (3.43%) Legal
6 18 (2.94%) Publishing
7 10 (1.63%) Back Office
8 9 (1.47%) Law
9 8 (1.31%) Marketing
10 6 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.98%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.98%) Polish Language
10 6 (0.98%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.82%) Games
12 3 (0.49%) German Language
13 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 136 (22.22%) Developer
2 112 (18.30%) Analyst
3 70 (11.44%) Applications Support
4 61 (9.97%) Support Analyst
5 48 (7.84%) C# Developer
5 48 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 44 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 43 (7.03%) Administrator
8 35 (5.72%) Consultant
9 30 (4.90%) .NET Developer
9 30 (4.90%) Windows Engineer
10 29 (4.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 29 (4.74%) IT Support
11 28 (4.58%) SQL Developer
11 28 (4.58%) VMware Engineer
12 27 (4.41%) Applications Engineer
12 27 (4.41%) Applications Support Engineer
12 27 (4.41%) Support Specialist
13 26 (4.25%) IT Analyst
14 25 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (21.57%) .NET
2 115 (18.79%) HTML
3 98 (16.01%) Web Services
4 74 (12.09%) ASP.NET
5 63 (10.29%) XML
6 53 (8.66%) CSS
7 31 (5.07%) jQuery
8 25 (4.08%) Classic ASP
9 24 (3.92%) .NET Framework
10 23 (3.76%) HTML5
11 20 (3.27%) Ajax
12 18 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (2.78%) Entity Framework
13 17 (2.78%) JSON
14 16 (2.61%) AngularJS
14 16 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (2.61%) XSL
15 14 (2.29%) WCF
16 13 (2.12%) CSS3
17 8 (1.31%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.05%) Clustering
3 35 (5.72%) Management Information System
4 32 (5.23%) Computer Science
5 28 (4.58%) Data Centre
6 22 (3.59%) Replication
7 19 (3.10%) User Experience
8 17 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (1.80%) EPoS
11 10 (1.63%) Blackberry
11 10 (1.63%) HP StoreVirtual
11 10 (1.63%) RSA SecurID
12 9 (1.47%) EMC VNX
13 8 (1.31%) Private Cloud
14 7 (1.14%) CESG
15 5 (0.82%) Data Integration
15 5 (0.82%) Derivative
15 5 (0.82%) Online Gambling
15 5 (0.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 380 (62.09%) Windows
2 173 (28.27%) Windows Server
3 135 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 116 (18.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (13.73%) Windows 7
6 80 (13.07%) Linux
7 53 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (6.21%) Windows 10
9 29 (4.74%) Unix
10 24 (3.92%) Windows 8
11 22 (3.59%) Windows XP
12 12 (1.96%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.65%) Solaris
14 4 (0.65%) VMS
14 4 (0.65%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.49%) Android
15 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.33%) AIX
16 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (19.77%) ITIL
2 84 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (10.13%) SDLC
4 46 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (6.21%) Workflow
6 37 (6.05%) Migration
6 37 (6.05%) Performance Monitoring
6 37 (6.05%) Performance Testing
7 36 (5.88%) Test Scripting
8 35 (5.72%) Non-Functional Testing
9 34 (5.56%) Project Management
10 33 (5.39%) Change Management
11 32 (5.23%) Automated Testing
12 31 (5.07%) Application Packaging
12 31 (5.07%) High Availability
13 30 (4.90%) Test Automation
14 29 (4.74%) ETL
14 29 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 28 (4.58%) Scrum
15 28 (4.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 307 (50.16%) PowerShell
2 276 (45.10%) SQL
3 187 (30.56%) VB
4 148 (24.18%) JavaScript
5 125 (20.42%) C#
6 88 (14.38%) T-SQL
7 68 (11.11%) Perl
8 57 (9.31%) Java
9 41 (6.70%) Python
10 35 (5.72%) VB.NET
11 25 (4.08%) Bash Shell
11 25 (4.08%) VBA
12 24 (3.92%) PHP
13 23 (3.76%) VB6
14 18 (2.94%) PL/SQL
15 13 (2.12%) C++
16 8 (1.31%) C
17 7 (1.14%) Korn
18 5 (0.82%) AWK
18 5 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 80 (13.07%) Degree
2 72 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (6.70%) MCSA
3 41 (6.70%) MCSE
4 28 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (4.41%) MCITP
6 18 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (2.78%) ISEB
8 15 (2.45%) MCP
9 13 (2.12%) CCNA
9 13 (2.12%) MCT
10 12 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.47%) Security Cleared
13 8 (1.31%) PMI Certification
13 8 (1.31%) PMP
14 7 (1.14%) CCNP
15 6 (0.98%) DV Cleared
16 4 (0.65%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (12.09%) QA
2 20 (3.27%) SLA
3 8 (1.31%) HL7
4 7 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 229 (37.42%) Active Directory
2 129 (21.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (8.66%) Hyper-V
4 45 (7.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 42 (6.86%) XenApp
6 27 (4.41%) vSphere
7 19 (3.10%) VMware ESX
8 18 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (2.94%) XenDesktop
9 13 (2.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 13 (2.12%) XenServer
10 11 (1.80%) Terminal Services
11 10 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (1.31%) NFS
13 7 (1.14%) BitLocker
14 6 (0.98%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.98%) MetaFrame
14 6 (0.98%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 99 (16.18%) SCCM
2 30 (4.90%) WSUS
3 28 (4.58%) SCOM
4 19 (3.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (2.29%) Microsoft Clustering
6 11 (1.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 10 (1.63%) Backup Exec
7 10 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (1.63%) ServiceCenter
8 7 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.14%) Nagios
9 6 (0.98%) XenMobile
10 5 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.65%) AppDNA
11 4 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.65%) ThinApp
12 3 (0.49%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.49%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 305 (49.84%) Microsoft
2 169 (27.61%) VMware
3 95 (15.52%) Citrix
4 83 (13.56%) HP
5 71 (11.60%) Oracle
6 67 (10.95%) Cisco
7 41 (6.70%) Siebel
8 29 (4.74%) NetApp
9 28 (4.58%) EMC
10 24 (3.92%) Symantec
11 19 (3.10%) Dell
12 18 (2.94%) Intel Security
13 15 (2.45%) 3PAR
14 11 (1.80%) Red Hat
15 10 (1.63%) Altiris
15 10 (1.63%) AppSense
16 9 (1.47%) CommVault
16 9 (1.47%) IBM
17 8 (1.31%) LANDesk
17 8 (1.31%) Sophos
Farnborough, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £75000 - £75001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent rate plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: Double Match Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pensions, Healthcare, Bonus, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
United Kingdom
Cigna Careers
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK-wide
Infuse Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 depending on experience, plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 25 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Bath, Avon
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Dartford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + good bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago