The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 413 384 351
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -33
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 698 671 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.60% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.13% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 587 583 767
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -19 649 £40,000 - 72
London -64 291 £45,000 - 32
City of London +44 125 £50,000 - 17
South East +31 108 £37,500 -16.66% 14
East of England +14 82 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Hertfordshire +44 51 £35,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire -13 47 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Yorkshire 0 36 £32,000 +6.66% 2
Berkshire +27 35 £37,500 - 3
East Midlands -32 34 £39,000 -2.50% 5
Scotland -19 33 £36,500 -2.66% 5
North West -7 32 £29,000 -38.94% 5
South West -35 26 £32,500 +8.33% 9
West Midlands +13 25 £35,000 - 1
Essex -9 25 £42,500 - 2
Reading +19 23 £36,500 +19.67% 3
Manchester +7 23 £28,000 +12.00% 2
Stevenage - 22 £31,500 -
Glasgow -5 21 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire +2 20 £32,750 +24.76% 1
Leeds -8 19 £27,500 - 1
Leicestershire -14 17 £39,000 -6.58% 2
Surrey -6 16 £33,500 -27.17% 2
Leicester -8 16 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Croydon +2 13 £47,500 +11.76%
West Sussex +16 12 £40,000 +28.00%
Buckinghamshire +8 12 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Swindon -1 12 £30,000 +4.34% 1
Hampshire -13 12 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 10 £27,750 -30.62%

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 843 (59.74%) SQL
2 643 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 643 (45.57%) Windows
3 566 (40.11%) VB
4 537 (38.06%) .NET
5 511 (36.22%) Microsoft
6 449 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 426 (30.19%) C#
8 406 (28.77%) PowerShell
9 327 (23.18%) Finance
10 306 (21.69%) Active Directory
11 282 (19.99%) XML
12 280 (19.84%) HTML
13 275 (19.49%) ASP.NET
14 263 (18.64%) VMware
15 259 (18.36%) Degree
16 245 (17.36%) IIS
17 230 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
18 227 (16.09%) MS Excel
19 212 (15.02%) T-SQL
20 203 (14.39%) Citrix
20 203 (14.39%) QuickTest Pro
21 187 (13.25%) Linux
21 187 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
22 186 (13.18%) VB.NET
23 185 (13.11%) Java
24 184 (13.04%) TCP/IP
25 167 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
26 166 (11.76%) CSS
27 163 (11.55%) HP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 245 (17.36%) IIS
2 156 (11.06%) SharePoint
3 109 (7.73%) MS Exchange
4 75 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 55 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 53 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 44 (3.12%) Apache
8 36 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 33 (2.34%) Lync
10 32 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 26 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
12 22 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
12 22 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (1.49%) CMS
14 14 (0.99%) WebSphere
15 13 (0.92%) Tomcat
16 11 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.78%) WebLogic
17 10 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
18 7 (0.50%) WorkSite
Applications
1 227 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 144 (10.21%) MS Office
3 12 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.071%) ImageReady
8 1 (0.071%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.78%) Siebel Analytics
4 7 (0.50%) Sage 200
4 7 (0.50%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.50%) assyst
5 6 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (0.35%) Magento
7 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.21%) e-Work
8 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.14%) Global One
10 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.64%) Office 365
2 8 (0.57%) SaaS
3 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 184 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 136 (9.64%) DNS
3 90 (6.38%) SAN
4 87 (6.17%) DHCP
5 83 (5.88%) Internet
6 56 (3.97%) Firewall
7 47 (3.33%) Intranet
8 33 (2.34%) LAN
9 31 (2.20%) NetScaler
10 28 (1.98%) VPN
11 25 (1.77%) LDAP
11 25 (1.77%) WAN
12 19 (1.35%) FTP
13 15 (1.06%) HTTP
14 12 (0.85%) SMTP
15 11 (0.78%) Wireless
15 11 (0.78%) VoIP
15 11 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (0.71%) SNMP
16 10 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 643 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 152 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 128 (9.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 115 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 103 (7.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 89 (6.31%) Relational Database
7 69 (4.89%) DTS
8 55 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 54 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (3.76%) MySQL
11 34 (2.41%) MS Access
12 29 (2.06%) Data Mining
12 29 (2.06%) Oracle Database
13 27 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
16 17 (1.20%) RDBMS
17 16 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
18 11 (0.78%) Siebel EIM
18 11 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 203 (14.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 128 (9.07%) Visual Studio
3 80 (5.67%) Selenium
4 61 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 38 (2.69%) MSI
5 38 (2.69%) Subversion
6 37 (2.62%) TestComplete
7 32 (2.27%) NUnit
8 30 (2.13%) InstallShield
9 26 (1.84%) Bugzilla
10 25 (1.77%) MSBuild
11 23 (1.63%) Cucumber
12 22 (1.56%) JIRA
13 20 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 19 (1.35%) FitNesse
15 18 (1.28%) LoadRunner
15 18 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 15 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
16 15 (1.06%) AdminStudio
17 14 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 327 (23.18%) Finance
2 92 (6.52%) Retail
3 76 (5.39%) Banking
4 58 (4.11%) Front Office
5 49 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.48%) Financial Institution
7 34 (2.41%) Back Office
8 33 (2.34%) Legal
8 33 (2.34%) Marketing
9 28 (1.98%) Investment Banking
9 28 (1.98%) Law
10 16 (1.13%) Local Government
11 14 (0.99%) Publishing
12 11 (0.78%) Billing
13 9 (0.64%) French Language
13 9 (0.64%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
14 8 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.57%) Advertising
15 5 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 404 (28.63%) Developer
2 263 (18.64%) Analyst
3 104 (7.37%) Consultant
4 90 (6.38%) Test Analyst
5 80 (5.67%) Administrator
6 79 (5.60%) Web Developer
6 79 (5.60%) .NET Developer
7 74 (5.24%) Support Engineer
8 61 (4.32%) C# Developer
9 60 (4.25%) Applications Support
10 58 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
10 58 (4.11%) SQL Developer
11 57 (4.04%) Software Developer
11 57 (4.04%) Support Analyst
12 56 (3.97%) Tester
12 56 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
13 47 (3.33%) Technical Support
13 47 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
14 44 (3.12%) DBA
15 43 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 537 (38.06%) .NET
2 282 (19.99%) XML
3 280 (19.84%) HTML
4 275 (19.49%) ASP.NET
5 166 (11.76%) CSS
6 144 (10.21%) Web Services
7 118 (8.36%) Classic ASP
8 101 (7.16%) Ajax
9 90 (6.38%) jQuery
9 90 (6.38%) .NET Framework
10 55 (3.90%) WCF
11 44 (3.12%) XSL
11 44 (3.12%) XSLT
12 37 (2.62%) HTML5
13 35 (2.48%) Application Packaging
14 31 (2.20%) ADO.NET
15 28 (1.98%) JSON
15 28 (1.98%) SOAP
16 27 (1.91%) ADO
17 26 (1.84%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 119 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 105 (7.44%) Clustering
3 59 (4.18%) Blackberry
4 35 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.13%) N-Tier
7 26 (1.84%) Client/Server
8 25 (1.77%) Thin Client
8 25 (1.77%) Fat Client
9 24 (1.70%) Hedge funds
10 22 (1.56%) Replication
11 21 (1.49%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.28%) Open Source
13 17 (1.20%) FMCG
14 15 (1.06%) Data Integration
14 15 (1.06%) PKI
15 13 (0.92%) Equities
15 13 (0.92%) iPhone
15 13 (0.92%) Derivative
16 11 (0.78%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 643 (45.57%) Windows
2 230 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 187 (13.25%) Linux
4 167 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 151 (10.70%) UNIX
6 149 (10.56%) Windows 7
7 79 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 75 (5.32%) Windows XP
9 47 (3.33%) Android
10 37 (2.62%) Windows Vista
11 32 (2.27%) Windows 8
12 27 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (1.28%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.78%) Solaris
15 10 (0.71%) CentOS
16 9 (0.64%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.50%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
19 4 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (9.71%) ITIL
1 137 (9.71%) Test Automation
2 91 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (6.31%) Test Scripting
4 78 (5.53%) Software Testing
5 76 (5.39%) Web Development
6 68 (4.82%) ERP
7 67 (4.75%) Service Delivery
8 66 (4.68%) CRM
9 65 (4.61%) Automation Testing
10 62 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 62 (4.39%) Workflow
10 62 (4.39%) Software Engineering
11 60 (4.25%) E-Commerce
12 58 (4.11%) Regression Testing
13 57 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
14 55 (3.90%) Release Management
15 54 (3.83%) Business Analysis
15 54 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
15 54 (3.83%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 843 (59.74%) SQL
2 566 (40.11%) VB
3 449 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 426 (30.19%) C#
5 406 (28.77%) PowerShell
6 212 (15.02%) T-SQL
7 186 (13.18%) VB.NET
8 185 (13.11%) Java
9 156 (11.06%) Perl
10 101 (7.16%) VBA
11 87 (6.17%) Python
12 83 (5.88%) VB6
13 60 (4.25%) PHP
14 50 (3.54%) C
15 47 (3.33%) C++
16 37 (2.62%) PL/SQL
17 33 (2.34%) Bash Shell
18 23 (1.63%) Ruby
19 16 (1.13%) Shell Script
20 8 (0.57%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 259 (18.36%) Degree
2 137 (9.71%) ISEB
3 108 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (4.68%) Security Cleared
5 63 (4.46%) MCSE
6 56 (3.97%) ISTQB
7 53 (3.76%) SC Cleared
8 20 (1.42%) MCP
9 19 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (1.20%) DV Cleared
11 15 (1.06%) CCNA
11 15 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.99%) CISSP
12 14 (0.99%) MCSA
13 13 (0.92%) MBA
14 11 (0.78%) MCITP
15 10 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.57%) MCTS
17 7 (0.50%) CFA
18 6 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (7.87%) QA
2 27 (1.91%) SLA
3 8 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.50%) HL7
5 6 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.35%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.071%) COBIT
System Software
1 306 (21.69%) Active Directory
2 187 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (5.74%) XenApp
4 75 (5.32%) vSphere
5 55 (3.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 50 (3.54%) Hyper-V
7 38 (2.69%) XenDesktop
8 30 (2.13%) Terminal Services
9 19 (1.35%) XenServer
10 16 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 13 (0.92%) vCloud
12 12 (0.85%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.57%) Xen
13 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.43%) IAG
15 5 (0.35%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 3 (0.21%) Terminal Server
17 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
17 3 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 105 (7.44%) SCCM
2 95 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
3 51 (3.61%) SCOM
4 27 (1.91%) Backup Exec
5 25 (1.77%) NetBackup
6 23 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 23 (1.63%) WSUS
7 21 (1.49%) ARCserve
8 16 (1.13%) Tivoli
9 12 (0.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 11 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 11 (0.78%) WMI
11 9 (0.64%) Netcool
11 9 (0.64%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 8 (0.57%) HP SIM
12 8 (0.57%) OpenView
13 7 (0.50%) CA Spectrum
14 6 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 511 (36.22%) Microsoft
2 263 (18.64%) VMware
3 203 (14.39%) Citrix
4 163 (11.55%) HP
5 150 (10.63%) Oracle
6 46 (3.26%) Symantec
7 41 (2.91%) Remedy
8 37 (2.62%) Bloomberg
9 34 (2.41%) Cisco
10 33 (2.34%) Altiris
11 29 (2.06%) Red Hat
12 28 (1.98%) Reuters
13 26 (1.84%) Business Objects
13 26 (1.84%) Dell
13 26 (1.84%) IBM
14 24 (1.70%) Siebel
15 21 (1.49%) SAP
15 21 (1.49%) McAfee
16 20 (1.42%) Sybase
17 19 (1.35%) AppSense
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus package, 23 Days Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £29200 - £36100 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £350000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + On Call + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum basic + package as listed below
Posted: 3 days ago
Woodford Green, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum 20 DAYS, PENSION, £45K BASE, TRAININ
Posted: 3 days ago