Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 321 293 288
Rank change year-on-year -28 -5 +11
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 17 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.67% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 47
City of London median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.00% -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,125 £46,250 £44,750
90th Percentile £65,250 £73,750 £79,000
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% -1.82% +4.76%

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,435 5,984 6,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.92% 57.78% 58.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5,862 5,403 5,710
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,750 £40,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the City of London

VBScript
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript in the City of London.

Salary trend for VBScript in the City of London

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 9 (52.94%) SQL
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) VB
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Siebel
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) Clustering
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (23.53%) SCCM
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 3 (17.65%) BitLocker
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) User Experience
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) Python

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CICS
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) NServiceBus
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) DB2
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.76%) MSI
1 2 (11.76%) WinDbg
2 1 (5.88%) Appium
2 1 (5.88%) Geb
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Protractor
2 1 (5.88%) RSpec
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) SilkTest
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) Spock
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) TestNG
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Siebel Specialist
1 4 (23.53%) Support Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) SDET
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Trading
5 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) VB
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) COBOL
6 1 (5.88%) Groovy
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PL/1
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) REXX
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) BitLocker
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) ACF2
3 1 (5.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Perfmon
2 2 (11.76%) SCOrch
2 2 (11.76%) vRealize
2 2 (11.76%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (5.88%) HP ALM
3 1 (5.88%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Siebel
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Lumension
3 2 (11.76%) McAfee
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Borland
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec