Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 330 280 297
Rank change year-on-year -50 +17 +36
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 19 42 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.72% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 51
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +4.48%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £92,500 £57,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 6,930 5,840 6,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.08% 56.84% 58.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6,304 5,355 6,244
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +0.87%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) VB
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (31.58%) REST
6 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) C#
6 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 5 (26.32%) NServiceBus
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (21.05%) Clustering
8 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) Siebel
9 3 (15.79%) Python
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Java

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 5 (26.32%) NServiceBus
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) CICS
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Extranet
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) DB2
6 1 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) MSI
2 2 (10.53%) WinDbg
3 1 (5.26%) Appium
3 1 (5.26%) Applitools
3 1 (5.26%) Geb
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Protractor
3 1 (5.26%) RSpec
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) SilkTest
3 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) SOAtest
3 1 (5.26%) Spock
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.26%) TestNG
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Siebel Specialist
4 4 (21.05%) Support Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) REST
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (26.32%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
3 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) SDET
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.53%) Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Trading
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) VB
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) Python
6 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.53%) VBA
8 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.26%) C
8 1 (5.26%) C++
8 1 (5.26%) COBOL
8 1 (5.26%) Groovy
8 1 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (5.26%) PL/1
8 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.26%) REXX
8 1 (5.26%) Ruby
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) BitLocker
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) ACF2
2 1 (5.26%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Perfmon
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (5.26%) HP ALM
2 1 (5.26%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Siebel
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Lumension
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Borland
4 1 (5.26%) CA
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec