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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 964 814 610
Rank change year-on-year -150 -204 +240
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 198 146 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.26% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 171 102 131
10th Percentile £35,750 £34,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,000 £40,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £58,750 £68,438 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 74,765 55,691 33,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 52.03% 55.22% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39,051 38,316 28,493
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £84,999 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in England

VBScript
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VBScript in England.

Salary trend for VBScript in England

VBScript
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VBScript in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for VBScript in England

VBScript
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -175 83 £52,500 -8.70% 12
South East -30 43 £55,000 +12.82% 9
Midlands -25 31 £50,000 - 1
North of England -64 17 £39,375 -7.35% 5
East Midlands +3 16 £50,000 +20.48%
Yorkshire -10 16 £39,375 -1.56% 2
South West -39 11 £42,000 -11.58% 2
West Midlands -45 11 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East of England -67 9 £70,000 +80.65%
North West -68 1 - - 3
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 132 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 101 (51.01%) Windows
3 82 (41.41%) Microsoft
4 70 (35.35%) Social Skills
5 68 (34.34%) SQL
6 62 (31.31%) VB
7 52 (26.26%) VMware
8 51 (25.76%) Active Directory
8 51 (25.76%) SCCM
9 48 (24.24%) Microsoft 365
10 45 (22.73%) Java
11 43 (21.72%) Python
12 40 (20.20%) Microsoft Intune
12 40 (20.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (18.69%) ETL
13 37 (18.69%) Oracle
14 36 (18.18%) ITIL
14 36 (18.18%) Finance
15 35 (17.68%) Agile
16 34 (17.17%) SQL Server
16 34 (17.17%) Windows Server
17 32 (16.16%) Citrix
17 32 (16.16%) Middleware
18 30 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 30 (15.15%) Test Automation
19 29 (14.65%) Azure
20 28 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (14.14%) C#
20 28 (14.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
21 27 (13.64%) Perl

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 21 (10.61%) Oracle Service Bus
1 21 (10.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 21 (10.61%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.53%) Confluence
4 3 (1.52%) CMS
4 3 (1.52%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.51%) Appian
6 1 (0.51%) IIS
6 1 (0.51%) SAS
6 1 (0.51%) Site Server
6 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.51%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 48 (24.24%) Microsoft 365
2 29 (14.65%) Azure
3 15 (7.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (7.07%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.03%) OneDrive
5 6 (3.03%) Power Platform
6 5 (2.53%) AWS
6 5 (2.53%) Azure Monitor
7 3 (1.52%) SaaS
8 2 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (1.01%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (1.01%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.51%) GCP
9 1 (0.51%) IaaS
9 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.12%) Firewall
2 17 (8.59%) Wireless
3 16 (8.08%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.58%) Internet
5 13 (6.57%) DHCP
5 13 (6.57%) FTP
6 12 (6.06%) DNS
7 8 (4.04%) SAN
8 4 (2.02%) VLAN
9 3 (1.52%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.52%) LAN
9 3 (1.52%) WAN
10 2 (1.01%) MPLS
10 2 (1.01%) SD-WAN
11 1 (0.51%) ATM
11 1 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.51%) Network Security
11 1 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.51%) Skype
11 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.62%) Oracle Database
3 21 (10.61%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.03%) Power BI
4 6 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.02%) Power Query
6 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.52%) MySQL
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.01%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.01%) QlikView
8 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.61%) Ant
1 21 (10.61%) Hudson
1 21 (10.61%) Subversion
2 12 (6.06%) JMeter
3 11 (5.56%) HP UFT
4 10 (5.05%) Selenium
5 9 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 9 (4.55%) WebDriver
6 8 (4.04%) REST Assured
7 7 (3.54%) Postman
8 6 (3.03%) JBehave
8 6 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.03%) JIRA
8 6 (3.03%) Maven
8 6 (3.03%) MSTest
8 6 (3.03%) NUnit
8 6 (3.03%) TestNG
9 5 (2.53%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.53%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.53%) TestComplete
General
1 70 (35.35%) Social Skills
2 36 (18.18%) Finance
3 28 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (14.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 22 (11.11%) Legal
5 21 (10.61%) Documentation Skills
6 19 (9.60%) Law
7 14 (7.07%) Publishing
8 4 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.02%) Local Government
8 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.01%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.01%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing
10 1 (0.51%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 54 (27.27%) Developer
2 27 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (11.62%) Support Engineer
4 22 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 20 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support
5 20 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (7.07%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 14 (7.07%) Wintel Specialist
7 13 (6.57%) ERP Developer
8 12 (6.06%) Mac Engineer
9 11 (5.56%) Analyst
9 11 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
9 11 (5.56%) Systems Integration Specialist
10 9 (4.55%) Lead Developer
10 9 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
10 9 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.04%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 8 (4.04%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Consultant
12 7 (3.54%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.16%) Middleware
2 23 (11.62%) XML
3 21 (10.61%) JMS
3 21 (10.61%) Oracle Fusion
3 21 (10.61%) SOAP
4 17 (8.59%) .NET
4 17 (8.59%) HTML
5 13 (6.57%) EDI
5 13 (6.57%) XSLT
6 11 (5.56%) CSS
7 7 (3.54%) Gherkin
7 7 (3.54%) JSON
7 7 (3.54%) Web Services
8 6 (3.03%) REST
9 4 (2.02%) Classic ASP
9 4 (2.02%) CSS3
9 4 (2.02%) HTML5
9 4 (2.02%) WSH
10 3 (1.52%) Software Packaging
11 2 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.09%) Clustering
2 16 (8.08%) SCADA
3 12 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.53%) PKI
6 4 (2.02%) User Experience
6 4 (2.02%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.02%) W3C
7 3 (1.52%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.52%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.01%) Robotics
9 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 101 (51.01%) Windows
2 40 (20.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (17.17%) Windows Server
4 25 (12.63%) Linux
5 23 (11.62%) Windows Server 2016
6 22 (11.11%) Unix
7 19 (9.60%) Windows 10
8 18 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (8.08%) SUSE
9 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (8.08%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2019
11 5 (2.53%) Android
11 5 (2.53%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.52%) Fedora
13 2 (1.01%) VMS
14 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.69%) ETL
2 36 (18.18%) ITIL
3 35 (17.68%) Agile
4 30 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 30 (15.15%) Test Automation
5 27 (13.64%) DevOps
6 21 (10.61%) Configuration Management
6 21 (10.61%) Customer Requirements
6 21 (10.61%) Matrix Management
6 21 (10.61%) Matrix Organization
6 21 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (10.61%) SOA
7 20 (10.10%) Asset Management
7 20 (10.10%) Change Management
7 20 (10.10%) Deployment Automation
8 18 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 16 (8.08%) Load Balancing
10 15 (7.58%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.58%) SDLC
11 14 (7.07%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 132 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 68 (34.34%) SQL
3 62 (31.31%) VB
4 45 (22.73%) Java
5 43 (21.72%) Python
6 28 (14.14%) C#
7 27 (13.64%) Perl
8 26 (13.13%) JavaScript
9 22 (11.11%) PL/SQL
9 22 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 11 (5.56%) C
11 8 (4.04%) C++
11 8 (4.04%) Ruby
11 8 (4.04%) VBA
12 6 (3.03%) Bash
12 6 (3.03%) XPath
13 5 (2.53%) Groovy
14 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.51%) PHP
15 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (13.13%) SC Cleared
1 26 (13.13%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.57%) Degree
4 7 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.02%) CCNA
6 4 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.52%) MCSE
8 2 (1.01%) CCAA
8 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.01%) MCSA
8 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.51%) ACCA
9 1 (0.51%) CCA
9 1 (0.51%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) Accessibility
1 4 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (25.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.59%) XenApp
4 14 (7.07%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (2.53%) vSphere
9 4 (2.02%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.52%) Docker
10 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.01%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 51 (25.76%) SCCM
2 40 (20.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (10.10%) Jamf Pro
4 16 (8.08%) HP SIM
4 16 (8.08%) OpenView
5 15 (7.58%) Ansible
6 14 (7.07%) IBM BigFix
7 12 (6.06%) WSUS
8 9 (4.55%) SCOM
9 6 (3.03%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 5 (2.53%) Kubernetes
11 4 (2.02%) MobiControl
11 4 (2.02%) SCSM
12 3 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
14 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (0.51%) Nagios
14 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
14 1 (0.51%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 82 (41.41%) Microsoft
2 52 (26.26%) VMware
3 37 (18.69%) Oracle
4 32 (16.16%) Citrix
5 20 (10.10%) HP
6 14 (7.07%) IBM
6 14 (7.07%) Trend Micro
7 13 (6.57%) SYSPRO
8 9 (4.55%) Blue Prism
8 9 (4.55%) UiPath
9 8 (4.04%) Automation Anywhere
10 6 (3.03%) Altiris
11 5 (2.53%) McAfee
12 4 (2.02%) Cisco
12 4 (2.02%) CrowdStrike
12 4 (2.02%) Dell
12 4 (2.02%) SOTI
13 3 (1.52%) Adobe
13 3 (1.52%) Optimizely
13 3 (1.52%) Sybase