The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 100 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.31% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.67% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Average salary £35,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
VBScript
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
626 598 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.79% 46.18% 58.18%
Number of salaries quoted 544 539 660
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VBScript
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Wales region.

VBScript Salary Trend in Wales

VBScript
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales +7 1 £32,500 +20.37%
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sage ERP X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Telerik