The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 68 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.34% 0.86% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.52% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
299 198 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.37% 56.57% 57.65%
Number of salaries quoted 240 170 136
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBScript
Hertfordshire

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 17 April 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Watford

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
2 3 (42.86%) VB6
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 2 (28.57%) WSUS
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 2 (28.57%) WMI
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) DCOM
3 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
4 1 (14.29%) LoadUI

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
3 2 (28.57%) DCOM
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) VB6
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) WMI
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft