The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 66 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.15% 1.23% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 2.43% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 14
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,200 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VBScript
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 206 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 55.26% 50.61% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 197 156 193
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VBScript
Salary Trend in Watford

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Watford

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Watford

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
4 4 (57.14%) Replication
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (42.86%) Toad
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) VB
5 3 (42.86%) .NET

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Toad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) WFM
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) IronPort
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Quark