Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 592 699 707
Rank change year-on-year +107 +8 -111
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 558 498 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.55% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 467 350 413
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 76,973 90,816 88,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.96% 55.72% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 64,303 76,236 76,985
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £51,892 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.26% +5.56%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in England

VBScript
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VBScript in England

VBScript
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
London +85 249 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Midlands +61 99 £40,000 -5.88% 20
South East +27 91 £45,000 - 10
East of England +92 86 £39,000 -22.00% 11
West Midlands +52 52 £36,250 -14.71% 11
East Midlands +39 47 £42,500 +37.10% 9
North of England +21 31 £40,000 +3.90% 16
North West +6 24 £40,000 +3.90% 14
Yorkshire +26 7 £40,000 +33.33% 1
South West -24 3 £50,000 +25.00% 10
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 364 (65.23%) PowerShell
2 331 (59.32%) Windows
3 252 (45.16%) Microsoft
4 227 (40.68%) SQL
5 178 (31.90%) Windows 10
6 176 (31.54%) SQL Server
7 171 (30.65%) SCCM
8 160 (28.67%) VMware
9 149 (26.70%) Windows 7
10 147 (26.34%) Windows Server
11 146 (26.16%) ITIL
12 145 (25.99%) Active Directory
13 144 (25.81%) C#
14 119 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
15 115 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 107 (19.18%) JavaScript
17 103 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
18 102 (18.28%) DNS
19 100 (17.92%) .NET
20 98 (17.56%) Citrix
21 97 (17.38%) VB
22 96 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
23 95 (17.03%) Microsoft Azure
24 86 (15.41%) Finance
24 86 (15.41%) Microsoft Certification
24 86 (15.41%) Office 365
25 85 (15.23%) Windows Server 2012
26 82 (14.70%) Firewall
27 80 (14.34%) Continuous Improvement
28 79 (14.16%) Test Automation

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 49 (8.78%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 26 (4.66%) IIS
3 26 (4.66%) Skype for Business
4 11 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.61%) Joomla!
7 8 (1.43%) Apache
8 7 (1.25%) Confluence
8 7 (1.25%) Documentum
9 5 (0.90%) nginx
10 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.72%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.36%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.18%) Anypoint
12 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.18%) Mule
12 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 60 (10.75%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (7.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.18%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.18%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 13 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.25%) SAP CO
3 7 (1.25%) SAP FI
3 7 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.25%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.54%) Workfront
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 95 (17.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (15.41%) Office 365
3 59 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (3.76%) Mimecast
5 14 (2.51%) GitHub
6 11 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.97%) Amazon S3
6 11 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 11 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.79%) PaaS
8 9 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (1.61%) Amazon Glacier
8 9 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
8 9 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (1.61%) AWS CloudTrail
8 9 (1.61%) IaaS
9 7 (1.25%) SaaS
9 7 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (0.90%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 102 (18.28%) DNS
2 82 (14.70%) Firewall
3 76 (13.62%) DHCP
4 42 (7.53%) TCP/IP
5 35 (6.27%) Network Security
6 34 (6.09%) Internet
7 33 (5.91%) VLAN
8 32 (5.73%) VPN
9 28 (5.02%) LAN
10 24 (4.30%) WAN
11 23 (4.12%) SAN
12 22 (3.94%) VoIP
13 19 (3.41%) Wireless
14 18 (3.23%) SMTP
15 17 (3.05%) NetScaler
16 16 (2.87%) iSCSI
16 16 (2.87%) SSL
17 15 (2.69%) Intrusion Detection
18 14 (2.51%) Skype
19 12 (2.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (31.54%) SQL Server
2 72 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.15%) MySQL
6 11 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (1.61%) DB2
7 9 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.25%) GIS
8 7 (1.25%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.25%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.54%) Power BI
11 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 56 (10.04%) WinDbg
2 40 (7.17%) Git (software)
3 36 (6.45%) MSI
3 36 (6.45%) Selenium
4 34 (6.09%) Visual Studio
5 28 (5.02%) HP UFT
6 21 (3.76%) JIRA
7 17 (3.05%) AdminStudio
8 14 (2.51%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.51%) SoapUI
8 14 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (2.15%) InstallShield
10 11 (1.97%) SpecFlow
10 11 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 11 (1.97%) WebDriver
11 9 (1.61%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.43%) Plastic SCM
12 8 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 86 (15.41%) Finance
2 25 (4.48%) Retail
3 13 (2.33%) Marketing
4 11 (1.97%) Advertising
5 9 (1.61%) Banking
6 6 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.54%) Publishing
8 2 (0.36%) Back Office
8 2 (0.36%) Law
8 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Front Office
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (15.77%) Developer
2 83 (14.87%) Analyst
3 57 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 55 (9.86%) SCCM Engineer
5 45 (8.06%) PowerShell Engineer
6 41 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
7 40 (7.17%) Senior SCCM Engineer
8 32 (5.73%) Support Analyst
9 31 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 31 (5.56%) IT Engineer
10 27 (4.84%) Desktop Engineer
11 26 (4.66%) C# Developer
12 23 (4.12%) Desktop Support
12 23 (4.12%) Senior Desktop Engineer
13 22 (3.94%) Desktop Analyst
13 22 (3.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 22 (3.94%) Software Developer
13 22 (3.94%) Windows Support Analyst
14 21 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (3.76%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (17.92%) .NET
2 73 (13.08%) HTML
3 65 (11.65%) ASP.NET
3 65 (11.65%) Web Services
4 41 (7.35%) HTML5
5 32 (5.73%) XML
6 31 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 30 (5.38%) jQuery
7 30 (5.38%) JSON
8 28 (5.02%) Classic ASP
8 28 (5.02%) CSS
9 27 (4.84%) WSH
10 26 (4.66%) AngularJS
11 21 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (3.41%) SOAP
12 19 (3.41%) Software Packaging
13 18 (3.23%) WinForms
14 17 (3.05%) WPF
15 16 (2.87%) Middleware
15 16 (2.87%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (9.86%) Self-Motivation
3 52 (9.32%) User Experience
4 33 (5.91%) Data Centre
5 32 (5.73%) Clustering
6 22 (3.94%) Blackberry
6 22 (3.94%) Fat Client
6 22 (3.94%) Handset
6 22 (3.94%) Thin Client
7 14 (2.51%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.79%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.79%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.43%) CMDB
11 8 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.43%) SCADA
12 6 (1.08%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.90%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 331 (59.32%) Windows
2 178 (31.90%) Windows 10
3 149 (26.70%) Windows 7
4 147 (26.34%) Windows Server
5 115 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 85 (15.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 79 (14.16%) Linux
8 39 (6.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (6.09%) Unix
10 22 (3.94%) Android
10 22 (3.94%) Apple iOS
11 16 (2.87%) Windows 8
12 15 (2.69%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.79%) AIX
14 7 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.72%) CentOS
16 3 (0.54%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.54%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (26.16%) ITIL
2 119 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
4 80 (14.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 79 (14.16%) Test Automation
6 64 (11.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 57 (10.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 49 (8.78%) Project Management
9 46 (8.24%) Migration
10 39 (6.99%) Computer Science
11 35 (6.27%) High Availability
11 35 (6.27%) MVC
12 31 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (5.56%) Web Development
13 30 (5.38%) CRM
13 30 (5.38%) DevOps
13 30 (5.38%) Scrum
14 27 (4.84%) Software Engineering
14 27 (4.84%) Waterfall
15 26 (4.66%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 364 (65.23%) PowerShell
2 227 (40.68%) SQL
3 144 (25.81%) C#
4 107 (19.18%) JavaScript
5 97 (17.38%) VB
6 57 (10.22%) T-SQL
7 53 (9.50%) Python
8 50 (8.96%) C++
9 46 (8.24%) Perl
10 44 (7.89%) Bash Shell
11 39 (6.99%) Java
12 31 (5.56%) PHP
13 29 (5.20%) VB.NET
14 22 (3.94%) C
15 16 (2.87%) PL/SQL
15 16 (2.87%) VBA
16 11 (1.97%) Ruby
17 9 (1.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 9 (1.61%) VB6
18 8 (1.43%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 86 (15.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (13.62%) Degree
3 73 (13.08%) MCSE
4 46 (8.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (6.99%) MCSA
6 38 (6.81%) MCP
7 24 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (4.12%) Security Cleared
9 19 (3.41%) CISSP
10 15 (2.69%) GIAC
11 11 (1.97%) DV Cleared
12 10 (1.79%) SC Cleared
13 9 (1.61%) AWS Certification
14 8 (1.43%) CCNA
14 8 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (1.08%) CCNP
15 6 (1.08%) ISEB
16 5 (0.90%) ISTQB
16 5 (0.90%) MCTS
17 4 (0.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.24%) QA
2 43 (7.71%) GDPR
3 26 (4.66%) SLA
4 16 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (2.69%) SAS 70
6 9 (1.61%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.90%) PMO
8 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 145 (25.99%) Active Directory
2 103 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (12.01%) Hyper-V
4 39 (6.99%) BitLocker
4 39 (6.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 29 (5.20%) XenApp
6 26 (4.66%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (3.76%) vSphere
8 13 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (1.97%) DFS Replication
11 10 (1.79%) Terminal Services
11 10 (1.79%) XenServer
12 7 (1.25%) Docker
12 7 (1.25%) XenDesktop
13 6 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.18%) ACF2
15 1 (0.18%) RACF
Systems Management
1 171 (30.65%) SCCM
2 68 (12.19%) WSUS
3 56 (10.04%) Perfmon
4 31 (5.56%) SCOrch
5 24 (4.30%) vRealize
5 24 (4.30%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 24 (4.30%) WMI
6 20 (3.58%) SCOM
7 16 (2.87%) Backup Exec
8 13 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (1.97%) AirWatch
9 11 (1.97%) SCVMM
10 9 (1.61%) Nessus
10 9 (1.61%) Terraform
11 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
11 8 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (1.25%) Control-M
12 7 (1.25%) Puppet
13 6 (1.08%) FortiGate
13 6 (1.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 252 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 160 (28.67%) VMware
3 98 (17.56%) Citrix
4 45 (8.06%) Ivanti
4 45 (8.06%) Symantec
5 38 (6.81%) Apple
6 34 (6.09%) Bloomberg
7 31 (5.56%) Cisco
7 31 (5.56%) IBM
8 29 (5.20%) HP
9 26 (4.66%) SolarWinds
10 22 (3.94%) Reuters
11 21 (3.76%) McAfee
12 19 (3.41%) Autodesk
12 19 (3.41%) Oracle
13 16 (2.87%) Sophos
14 15 (2.69%) Splunk
15 14 (2.51%) EMC
16 12 (2.15%) Veeam
17 11 (1.97%) Avaya