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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 414 348 312
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -36
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 660 768 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.72% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 1.37% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 539 644 788
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 £59,400
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
58663 55981 62708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.08% 52.71% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49173 48137 55014
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -73 605 £40,000 - 77
London -31 237 £45,000 -5.26% 32
South East +11 199 £37,500 - 18
Berkshire +22 75 £37,500 +11.94% 4
City of London -20 57 £52,500 +5.00% 10
East of England -68 43 £40,000 - 6
Scotland +4 36 £35,000 -12.50% 5
South West -22 36 £30,000 -14.28% 10
West Midlands -2 33 £38,500 +24.19% 3
Surrey 0 32 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Reading +10 30 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Glasgow +9 27 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands -24 26 £25,000 -34.21% 2
Hampshire -5 25 £42,500 +20.56% 5
East Sussex -10 23 £40,000 -8.04%
North West -51 23 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Oxfordshire +20 21 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Essex +5 21 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Brighton -7 20 £40,000 -12.08%
Wiltshire -14 20 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Swindon -9 18 £35,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -46 17 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wokingham - 16 £30,000 -
Bracknell +7 15 £35,000 -28.20%
Yorkshire -80 15 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Leicestershire +3 14 £24,000 -36.84%
Buckinghamshire -11 12 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Leicester +3 11 £24,000 -36.84%
Cheshire -6 9 £45,000 -5.26%
Nottingham -8 9 £20,500 -24.77%

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 776 (55.47%) SQL
2 725 (51.82%) Windows
3 706 (50.46%) VB
4 562 (40.17%) Microsoft
5 518 (37.03%) .NET
6 514 (36.74%) SQL Server
7 486 (34.74%) PowerShell
8 448 (32.02%) C#
9 418 (29.88%) JavaScript
10 382 (27.31%) Finance
11 367 (26.23%) Active Directory
12 341 (24.37%) XML
13 328 (23.45%) HTML
14 293 (20.94%) ASP.NET
15 263 (18.80%) MS Excel
16 253 (18.08%) VMware
17 241 (17.23%) Windows Server 2008
18 239 (17.08%) Degree
18 239 (17.08%) CSS
19 235 (16.80%) Citrix
20 212 (15.15%) SCCM
21 209 (14.94%) Oracle
22 200 (14.30%) IIS
22 200 (14.30%) Windows 7
23 186 (13.30%) T-SQL
24 181 (12.94%) QuickTest Pro
25 178 (12.72%) VMware Infrastructure
26 169 (12.08%) Web Services
27 168 (12.01%) Java
28 161 (11.51%) MS Office

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 200 (14.30%) IIS
2 159 (11.37%) SharePoint
3 112 (8.01%) MS Exchange
4 76 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 41 (2.93%) WebSphere
7 34 (2.43%) Lync
8 28 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (1.50%) WorkSite
10 20 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 16 (1.14%) Apache
13 15 (1.07%) Tomcat
14 14 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (0.86%) CMS
15 12 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
16 10 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2000
17 8 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 263 (18.80%) MS Excel
2 161 (11.51%) MS Office
3 10 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.071%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.71%) HFM
2 10 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
3 9 (0.64%) Magento
3 9 (0.64%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.29%) e-Work
5 4 (0.29%) SAP R/3
5 4 (0.29%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.29%) assyst
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.14%) Siebel Analytics
8 1 (0.071%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.071%) SalesLogix
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.071%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.86%) Office 365
2 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.64%) SaaS
4 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 115 (8.22%) DNS
2 109 (7.79%) TCP/IP
3 66 (4.72%) SAN
4 64 (4.57%) Internet
5 46 (3.29%) DHCP
6 43 (3.07%) Intranet
7 37 (2.64%) Firewall
8 33 (2.36%) NetScaler
9 32 (2.29%) LAN
10 30 (2.14%) LDAP
10 30 (2.14%) FTP
11 16 (1.14%) NAS
12 15 (1.07%) WAN
13 14 (1.00%) VPN
13 14 (1.00%) SMTP
14 12 (0.86%) Extranet
15 10 (0.71%) SSL
15 10 (0.71%) HTTP
16 9 (0.64%) iSCSI
16 9 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 514 (36.74%) SQL Server
2 130 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 105 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (7.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 94 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (4.93%) 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 (1.72%) MS Access
11 24 (1.72%) Data Mining
12 23 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (1.50%) DTS
15 20 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
16 15 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
18 11 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
18 11 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 181 (12.94%) QuickTest Pro
2 139 (9.94%) Visual Studio
3 120 (8.58%) MSI
4 85 (6.08%) Selenium
5 57 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (2.64%) InstallShield
7 35 (2.50%) AdminStudio
8 27 (1.93%) Subversion
9 23 (1.64%) TestComplete
10 19 (1.36%) Git (software)
10 19 (1.36%) WebDriver
11 17 (1.22%) Selenium IDE
11 17 (1.22%) NUnit
12 13 (0.93%) Jenkins
12 13 (0.93%) Bugzilla
13 12 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (0.86%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.71%) JMeter
15 9 (0.64%) FitNesse
15 9 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 382 (27.31%) Finance
2 77 (5.50%) Law
3 71 (5.08%) Retail
4 65 (4.65%) Banking
5 53 (3.79%) Legal
6 34 (2.43%) Financial Institution
7 31 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.14%) Front Office
9 27 (1.93%) Back Office
10 26 (1.86%) Investment Banking
11 23 (1.64%) Marketing
12 18 (1.29%) 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 4 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.29%) Billing
18 4 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 411 (29.38%) Developer
2 316 (22.59%) Analyst
3 132 (9.44%) .NET Developer
4 113 (8.08%) Test Analyst
5 88 (6.29%) Support Engineer
6 86 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 79 (5.65%) Consultant
8 72 (5.15%) Applications Developer
9 70 (5.00%) Tester
10 67 (4.79%) C# Developer
11 65 (4.65%) Applications Support
12 62 (4.43%) Applications Packager
13 60 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
14 58 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 56 (4.00%) Web Developer
16 55 (3.93%) Programmer
17 49 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
18 48 (3.43%) Software Engineer
18 48 (3.43%) Support Analyst
19 45 (3.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (37.03%) .NET
2 341 (24.37%) XML
3 328 (23.45%) HTML
4 293 (20.94%) ASP.NET
5 239 (17.08%) CSS
6 169 (12.08%) Web Services
7 149 (10.65%) jQuery
8 122 (8.72%) Ajax
9 114 (8.15%) Classic ASP
10 85 (6.08%) WCF
11 69 (4.93%) Application Packaging
12 64 (4.57%) HTML5
13 63 (4.50%) .NET Framework
14 61 (4.36%) XSLT
15 59 (4.22%) LINQ
16 57 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 49 (3.50%) SOAP
17 49 (3.50%) JSON
18 42 (3.00%) ADO.NET
19 29 (2.07%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 141 (10.08%) Computer Science
2 59 (4.22%) Clustering
3 48 (3.43%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (1.86%) Data Integration
6 25 (1.79%) Hedge funds
7 22 (1.57%) Blackberry
8 21 (1.50%) N-Tier
9 19 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.29%) Open Source
11 14 (1.00%) iPhone
12 13 (0.93%) GIS
12 13 (0.93%) Replication
13 12 (0.86%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.71%) Spread Betting
15 9 (0.64%) Kindle
16 8 (0.57%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.50%) FMCG
17 7 (0.50%) CCTV
18 6 (0.43%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 725 (51.82%) Windows
2 241 (17.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 200 (14.30%) Windows 7
4 149 (10.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 146 (10.44%) Linux
6 143 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 75 (5.36%) UNIX
8 73 (5.22%) Windows XP
9 62 (4.43%) Windows 8
10 22 (1.57%) Android
11 20 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (1.07%) Windows Vista
13 14 (1.00%) Apple iOS
14 10 (0.71%) Windows 2000
15 8 (0.57%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.43%) AIX
17 5 (0.36%) Solaris
17 5 (0.36%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.29%) Debian
19 3 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (9.15%) ITIL
2 104 (7.43%) Test Automation
3 89 (6.36%) Software Engineering
4 84 (6.00%) MVC
5 82 (5.86%) Automated Testing
6 80 (5.72%) Unit Testing
7 74 (5.29%) Web Development
8 73 (5.22%) Automation Testing
9 69 (4.93%) CRM
10 66 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
11 65 (4.65%) Regression Testing
12 64 (4.57%) Scrum
13 63 (4.50%) Manual Testing
13 63 (4.50%) OO
14 59 (4.22%) Test Scripting
15 57 (4.07%) Software Testing
16 56 (4.00%) Document Management
17 50 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
18 46 (3.29%) Project Management
18 46 (3.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 776 (55.47%) SQL
2 706 (50.46%) VB
3 486 (34.74%) PowerShell
4 448 (32.02%) C#
5 418 (29.88%) JavaScript
6 186 (13.30%) T-SQL
7 168 (12.01%) Java
8 160 (11.44%) VB.NET
9 102 (7.29%) Perl
10 96 (6.86%) VBA
11 80 (5.72%) VB6
12 65 (4.65%) PHP
13 55 (3.93%) Python
14 49 (3.50%) C++
15 43 (3.07%) C
16 36 (2.57%) PL/SQL
16 36 (2.57%) Bash Shell
17 15 (1.07%) XAML
18 12 (0.86%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 239 (17.08%) Degree
2 125 (8.93%) ISEB
2 125 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (4.79%) Security Cleared
4 62 (4.43%) MCSE
4 62 (4.43%) SC Cleared
5 56 (4.00%) ISTQB
6 38 (2.72%) MCP
7 33 (2.36%) MCITP
7 33 (2.36%) MCSA
8 30 (2.14%) CCNA
8 30 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 24 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (1.29%) DV Cleared
12 15 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (0.64%) MBA
15 8 (0.57%) CISSP
15 8 (0.57%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (9.44%) 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
1 367 (26.23%) Active Directory
2 178 (12.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (8.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 84 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 83 (5.93%) XenDesktop
6 68 (4.86%) XenApp
7 41 (2.93%) VMware ESX
8 37 (2.64%) vSphere
9 16 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.57%) vCloud
11 8 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.43%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.36%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 4 (0.29%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.21%) Squid
15 3 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 212 (15.15%) SCCM
2 86 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
3 39 (2.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 35 (2.50%) WSUS
5 32 (2.29%) AppDNA
6 28 (2.00%) Backup Exec
7 23 (1.64%) NetBackup
8 16 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 15 (1.07%) SCOM
10 14 (1.00%) Tivoli
11 10 (0.71%) ARCserve
11 10 (0.71%) Windows Intune
12 7 (0.50%) MOM
13 6 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 6 (0.43%) OpenView
13 6 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 6 (0.43%) WMI
14 5 (0.36%) Puppet
14 5 (0.36%) HP SIM
15 4 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 562 (40.17%) Microsoft
2 253 (18.08%) VMware
3 235 (16.80%) Citrix
4 209 (14.94%) Oracle
5 129 (9.22%) HP
6 50 (3.57%) AppSense
7 35 (2.50%) Symantec
8 33 (2.36%) IBM
9 31 (2.22%) Telerik
10 29 (2.07%) Cisco
11 27 (1.93%) CA
12 25 (1.79%) Red Hat
12 25 (1.79%) Dell
12 25 (1.79%) SAP
13 24 (1.72%) Remedy
13 24 (1.72%) Bloomberg
14 20 (1.43%) Sybase
14 20 (1.43%) EMC
14 20 (1.43%) NetApp
15 19 (1.36%) Fujitsu
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Salary: £220 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28800 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + on call + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Westek Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NAK Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum based upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £32000 - £36000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago