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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 582 537 438
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -99
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 369 486 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.44% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.86% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 325 401 625
Median salary £46,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.80% -0.66%

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
51828 56642 59768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.87% 51.36% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 44863 48209 50794
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 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 24 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 -44 350 £46,500 +19.23% 42
London +51 155 £52,250 +10.00% 17
South East +19 98 £45,000 +8.43% 14
Berkshire +20 37 £45,000 +5.88% 3
City of London +53 29 £50,000 +5.26% 11
East of England -3 22 £43,500 +12.98% 2
North West +30 20 £40,000 +37.93% 2
Surrey +8 20 £50,000 +25.00% 4
South West -9 19 £36,000 +2.85% 3
East Midlands +3 18 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Bracknell - 18 £45,000 -
Bristol +13 16 £37,000 +5.71% 1
West Sussex +6 16 £40,000 -5.88%
Hertfordshire +27 15 £43,500 +2.35% 2
Haywards Heath - 15 £40,000 -
Leicestershire +10 14 £24,000 -40.74% 1
Manchester -1 14 £41,250 +42.24% 2
East Sussex - 13 £50,000 - 1
Brighton - 13 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -35 12 £40,000 +33.33%
Reading +3 9 £65,000 +52.94%
Coalville - 9 £23,000 -
Scotland +15 8 £75,000 +114.28% 1
Hemel Hempstead +20 6 £41,000 -8.88% 2
North East +8 6 £48,750 -
Glasgow -3 6 £75,000 +114.28%
Hampshire -15 6 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Lancashire - 6 £38,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £48,750 -
Stevenage - 5 £45,000 -

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 393 (49.81%) SQL
2 373 (47.28%) Microsoft
3 372 (47.15%) Windows
4 353 (44.74%) PowerShell
5 334 (42.33%) SQL Server
6 268 (33.97%) VB
7 261 (33.08%) Active Directory
8 227 (28.77%) JavaScript
8 227 (28.77%) Finance
9 218 (27.63%) .NET
10 202 (25.60%) C#
11 199 (25.22%) MS Excel
12 174 (22.05%) Windows Server
13 163 (20.66%) Java
13 163 (20.66%) SCCM
14 145 (18.38%) HTML
15 143 (18.12%) VMware
16 139 (17.62%) Oracle
17 138 (17.49%) T-SQL
18 129 (16.35%) ASP.NET
19 128 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
20 123 (15.59%) Degree
21 120 (15.21%) XML
22 117 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
23 115 (14.58%) ITIL
24 110 (13.94%) Citrix
25 106 (13.43%) VB.NET
26 102 (12.93%) SDLC
27 101 (12.80%) VMware Infrastructure
28 100 (12.67%) Windows 7

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 92 (11.66%) IIS
2 55 (6.97%) MS Exchange
3 45 (5.70%) SharePoint
4 35 (4.44%) CMS
5 24 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (2.92%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (1.39%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.27%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.14%) Skype for Business
12 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.76%) Confluence
13 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.51%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 199 (25.22%) MS Excel
2 98 (12.42%) MS Office
3 19 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.27%) Siebel Analytics
2 6 (0.76%) Bankmaster
2 6 (0.76%) HFM
2 6 (0.76%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (0.63%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.51%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.38%) KANA IQ
5 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.38%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.38%) TrackWise
6 2 (0.25%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.13%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.13%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.13%) Magento
7 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.13%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 68 (8.62%) Office 365
2 31 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.65%) SaaS
5 8 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (0.89%) IaaS
6 7 (0.89%) OneDrive
7 6 (0.76%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.63%) PaaS
9 2 (0.25%) GitHub
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 85 (10.77%) Firewall
2 72 (9.13%) DNS
3 58 (7.35%) TCP/IP
4 55 (6.97%) Internet
5 49 (6.21%) DHCP
6 48 (6.08%) SAN
7 35 (4.44%) VPN
8 27 (3.42%) VoIP
9 26 (3.30%) NetScaler
10 20 (2.53%) LAN
11 18 (2.28%) WAN
12 17 (2.15%) LDAP
13 16 (2.03%) VLAN
14 11 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (1.01%) FTP
15 8 (1.01%) Intranet
15 8 (1.01%) SNMP
16 7 (0.89%) iSCSI
17 5 (0.63%) Skype
17 5 (0.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (42.33%) SQL Server
2 71 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (8.37%) Relational Database
4 46 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 41 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (4.44%) QlikView
8 25 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
8 25 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
10 18 (2.28%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.03%) MS Access
11 16 (2.03%) RDBMS
11 16 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 15 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (1.65%) Data Mining
13 13 (1.65%) Siebel EIM
14 12 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 69 (8.75%) Selenium
2 49 (6.21%) Visual Studio
3 43 (5.45%) HP UFT
4 31 (3.93%) MSI
4 31 (3.93%) SoapUI
5 25 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 24 (3.04%) JMeter
6 24 (3.04%) LoadRunner
7 22 (2.79%) Subversion
8 20 (2.53%) Gatling
9 19 (2.41%) TestNG
10 18 (2.28%) Ant
11 16 (2.03%) NUnit
12 15 (1.90%) Selenium IDE
12 15 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (1.52%) Cucumber
13 12 (1.52%) JIRA
14 11 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (1.27%) Rational Functional Tester
15 10 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 227 (28.77%) Finance
2 36 (4.56%) Banking
3 30 (3.80%) Legal
4 26 (3.30%) Retail
5 23 (2.92%) Law
6 22 (2.79%) Publishing
6 22 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.77%) Marketing
9 11 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.27%) Games
11 9 (1.14%) Polish Language
12 8 (1.01%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.01%) German Language
13 7 (0.89%) Advertising
14 6 (0.76%) Back Office
14 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.51%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.38%) International Banking
16 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 192 (24.33%) Developer
2 154 (19.52%) Analyst
3 85 (10.77%) Support Analyst
4 69 (8.75%) Applications Support
5 58 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 51 (6.46%) SQL Developer
7 46 (5.83%) IT Support
8 45 (5.70%) .NET Developer
9 42 (5.32%) Applications Developer
9 42 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support
10 41 (5.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 40 (5.07%) IT Analyst
11 40 (5.07%) Tester
11 40 (5.07%) Windows Engineer
12 39 (4.94%) C# Developer
12 39 (4.94%) IT Support Analyst
13 38 (4.82%) Support Engineer
13 38 (4.82%) Test Analyst
13 38 (4.82%) Web Developer
14 37 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (27.63%) .NET
2 145 (18.38%) HTML
3 129 (16.35%) ASP.NET
4 120 (15.21%) XML
5 87 (11.03%) Web Services
6 84 (10.65%) CSS
7 42 (5.32%) .NET Framework
7 42 (5.32%) Classic ASP
7 42 (5.32%) jQuery
8 38 (4.82%) HTML5
9 37 (4.69%) Ajax
10 29 (3.68%) AngularJS
10 29 (3.68%) Entity Framework
11 27 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (3.42%) CSS3
12 25 (3.17%) JSON
12 25 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (2.79%) SOAP
14 16 (2.03%) WCF
15 14 (1.77%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.21%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.21%) Management Information System
3 42 (5.32%) Clustering
4 28 (3.55%) Data Integration
5 26 (3.30%) Data Centre
6 23 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.79%) User Experience
8 21 (2.66%) Blackberry
8 21 (2.66%) Replication
9 18 (2.28%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.77%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.52%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.39%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.39%) Public Cloud
13 10 (1.27%) Online Gambling
14 8 (1.01%) Data Conversion
14 8 (1.01%) Data Extraction
15 7 (0.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 372 (47.15%) Windows
2 174 (22.05%) Windows Server
3 128 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (12.67%) Windows 7
6 73 (9.25%) Linux
7 55 (6.97%) Windows 10
8 46 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (5.20%) Unix
10 18 (2.28%) Windows XP
11 17 (2.15%) Windows 8
12 13 (1.65%) Windows 2000
13 12 (1.52%) Mac OS
14 10 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.89%) Windows NT
16 6 (0.76%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.63%) Android
17 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.38%) AIX
18 3 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (14.58%) ITIL
2 102 (12.93%) SDLC
3 90 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (10.52%) Workflow
5 57 (7.22%) Test Scripting
6 51 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (5.96%) Software Testing
8 45 (5.70%) Test Automation
9 43 (5.45%) OO
10 41 (5.20%) Software Engineering
11 40 (5.07%) Migration
12 39 (4.94%) Open Source
13 38 (4.82%) Application Packaging
13 38 (4.82%) Automated Testing
14 36 (4.56%) Data Management
15 35 (4.44%) Virtual Environments
16 34 (4.31%) Configuration Management
17 33 (4.18%) Functional Testing
17 33 (4.18%) Non-Functional Testing
17 33 (4.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 393 (49.81%) SQL
2 353 (44.74%) PowerShell
3 268 (33.97%) VB
4 227 (28.77%) JavaScript
5 202 (25.60%) C#
6 163 (20.66%) Java
7 138 (17.49%) T-SQL
8 106 (13.43%) VB.NET
9 75 (9.51%) VBA
10 72 (9.13%) Perl
11 63 (7.98%) PL/SQL
12 59 (7.48%) Python
13 52 (6.59%) VB6
14 43 (5.45%) C++
15 23 (2.92%) Ruby
16 22 (2.79%) PHP
17 20 (2.53%) C
18 11 (1.39%) Shell Script
19 9 (1.14%) Bash Shell
20 6 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 123 (15.59%) Degree
2 59 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (5.07%) ISEB
4 37 (4.69%) MCSA
5 31 (3.93%) Citrix Certification
6 30 (3.80%) Security Cleared
7 27 (3.42%) SC Cleared
8 25 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 22 (2.79%) ISTQB
10 22 (2.79%) MCSE
11 18 (2.28%) MCP
12 16 (2.03%) CCNA
12 16 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (1.77%) MCT
14 13 (1.65%) CCA
15 9 (1.14%) PMI Certification
16 7 (0.89%) MCITP
16 7 (0.89%) MCTS
16 7 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (10.14%) QA
2 22 (2.79%) SLA
3 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.25%) GxP
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) SDET
System Software
1 261 (33.08%) Active Directory
2 101 (12.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (9.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 67 (8.49%) Hyper-V
5 55 (6.97%) XenApp
6 38 (4.82%) XenDesktop
7 20 (2.53%) vSphere
8 14 (1.77%) Terminal Server
9 13 (1.65%) Terminal Services
9 13 (1.65%) Virtual Desktop
10 12 (1.52%) XenServer
11 9 (1.14%) VMware ESX
11 9 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (1.01%) DFS Replication
13 7 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.63%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.51%) Xen
16 3 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 163 (20.66%) SCCM
2 55 (6.97%) WSUS
3 42 (5.32%) SCOM
4 17 (2.15%) AppDNA
5 13 (1.65%) XenMobile
6 12 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (1.27%) ThinApp
8 9 (1.14%) AirWatch
8 9 (1.14%) Backup Exec
8 9 (1.14%) Sysprep
9 8 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (1.01%) Perfmon
10 7 (0.89%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.63%) Nagios
11 5 (0.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 4 (0.51%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 373 (47.28%) Microsoft
2 143 (18.12%) VMware
3 139 (17.62%) Oracle
4 110 (13.94%) Citrix
5 98 (12.42%) HP
6 49 (6.21%) Cisco
7 44 (5.58%) Dell
7 44 (5.58%) Symantec
8 32 (4.06%) Informatica
9 30 (3.80%) TIBCO
10 21 (2.66%) Siebel
11 20 (2.53%) AppSense
11 20 (2.53%) iManage
11 20 (2.53%) SAP
12 19 (2.41%) IBM
12 19 (2.41%) Intel Security
13 18 (2.28%) NetApp
14 14 (1.77%) Interwoven
15 13 (1.65%) Altiris
16 12 (1.52%) LANDesk
United Kingdom
Cigna Careers
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £250 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £50 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bexley, Kent
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £500 Birthday bonus & £500 Holiday b
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Salary Negotiable)
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Salary Negotiable)
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago