Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 710 693 600
Rank change year-on-year -17 -93 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 477 497 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.55% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 344 395 720
England median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +15.84%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +15.84%

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 90,964 89,681 99,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.40% 55.27% 52.51%
Number of salaries quoted 76,306 76,445 86,708
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,300
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.42% +5.11%

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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 +68 232 £51,000 -9.73% 9
Midlands +19 83 £32,500 -18.75% 10
South East +10 83 £45,000 - 8
West Midlands +37 65 £32,500 -18.75% 9
North of England -67 27 £42,500 +10.39% 5
South West -16 26 £34,000 -2.86% 7
East of England -38 22 £50,000 -
North West -62 20 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Midlands +18 18 £31,000 -27.06% 1
North East - 4 - - 4
Yorkshire -17 3 £27,500 -15.38%
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 307 (64.36%) Windows
2 259 (54.30%) PowerShell
3 256 (53.67%) Microsoft
4 218 (45.70%) SQL
5 209 (43.82%) SQL Server
6 165 (34.59%) Active Directory
7 154 (32.29%) SCCM
8 141 (29.56%) Windows Server
9 138 (28.93%) JavaScript
10 132 (27.67%) VMware
11 118 (24.74%) C#
11 118 (24.74%) .NET
12 114 (23.90%) Windows 10
13 102 (21.38%) VB
14 94 (19.71%) Microsoft Office
14 94 (19.71%) Problem-Solving
15 93 (19.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 93 (19.50%) Finance
16 91 (19.08%) Windows 7
17 87 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
18 85 (17.82%) ITIL
19 84 (17.61%) HTML
20 80 (16.77%) Office 365
21 78 (16.35%) Oracle
22 77 (16.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 71 (14.88%) Degree
24 69 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
25 68 (14.26%) MCSE
26 61 (12.79%) ASP.NET
26 61 (12.79%) Self-Motivation

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 46 (9.64%) IIS
2 42 (8.81%) MS Exchange
3 28 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (3.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (3.35%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.14%) Skype for Business
7 12 (2.52%) Apache
8 11 (2.31%) CMS
8 11 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.89%) NServiceBus
10 8 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.68%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (1.26%) Confluence
12 5 (1.05%) Drupal
12 5 (1.05%) EPiServer
12 5 (1.05%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.84%) CloudStack
Applications
1 94 (19.71%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (5.03%) NetSuite
2 7 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.84%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.63%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.21%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.21%) Movex
7 1 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.21%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 80 (16.77%) Office 365
2 31 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.68%) IaaS
5 6 (1.26%) SaaS
6 5 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.05%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.05%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.63%) GitHub
8 3 (0.63%) Twilio
9 2 (0.42%) G Suite
9 2 (0.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.21%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 43 (9.01%) DNS
2 34 (7.13%) TCP/IP
3 32 (6.71%) DHCP
4 28 (5.87%) LAN
4 28 (5.87%) WAN
5 26 (5.45%) SAN
6 24 (5.03%) Firewall
7 20 (4.19%) Intranet
8 18 (3.77%) HTTP
9 17 (3.56%) Network Security
10 14 (2.94%) Extranet
10 14 (2.94%) VoIP
11 13 (2.73%) VLAN
12 10 (2.10%) NAS
12 10 (2.10%) VPN
13 8 (1.68%) DAB
13 8 (1.68%) Kerberos
14 7 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (1.47%) Skype
15 5 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (43.82%) SQL Server
2 77 (16.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (10.69%) MySQL
4 41 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (2.10%) MS Access
10 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (1.26%) Big Data
11 6 (1.26%) Blockchain
11 6 (1.26%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (1.26%) Siebel EIM
11 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (6.29%) Selenium
2 24 (5.03%) JIRA
3 22 (4.61%) HP UFT
4 19 (3.98%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.98%) WinDbg
5 17 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (3.35%) SoapUI
6 16 (3.35%) Visual Studio
7 13 (2.73%) Git (software)
7 13 (2.73%) MSI
8 11 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (2.10%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.10%) InstallShield
9 10 (2.10%) Maven
9 10 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (1.89%) JUnit
10 9 (1.89%) Subversion
11 8 (1.68%) Ant
11 8 (1.68%) Eclipse
General
1 93 (19.50%) Finance
2 30 (6.29%) Retail
3 26 (5.45%) Advertising
4 22 (4.61%) Banking
5 20 (4.19%) Legal
6 15 (3.14%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.31%) Front Office
8 10 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.68%) Law
10 6 (1.26%) Back Office
11 4 (0.84%) Online Betting
11 4 (0.84%) Publishing
12 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.42%) French Language
13 2 (0.42%) Marketing
14 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.21%) Electronics
14 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 87 (18.24%) Developer
2 84 (17.61%) Analyst
3 54 (11.32%) .NET Developer
4 50 (10.48%) C# Developer
5 45 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 44 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 42 (8.81%) SCCM Engineer
8 41 (8.60%) Desktop Support
9 36 (7.55%) Administrator
10 33 (6.92%) Architect
10 33 (6.92%) Software Developer
11 32 (6.71%) ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (6.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (6.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 32 (6.71%) Support Engineer
12 30 (6.29%) .NET Software Developer
13 28 (5.87%) C# Software Developer
14 26 (5.45%) Applications Support
15 24 (5.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 22 (4.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (24.74%) .NET
2 84 (17.61%) HTML
3 61 (12.79%) ASP.NET
4 50 (10.48%) jQuery
5 34 (7.13%) CSS
6 32 (6.71%) SOAP
7 30 (6.29%) .NET Framework
8 28 (5.87%) REST
8 28 (5.87%) XML
9 27 (5.66%) Web Services
10 18 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (2.73%) Software Packaging
12 12 (2.52%) Middleware
13 10 (2.10%) Classic ASP
13 10 (2.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (2.10%) WSH
14 9 (1.89%) Entity Framework
14 9 (1.89%) Gherkin
15 8 (1.68%) Flash
15 8 (1.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.79%) Self-Motivation
2 60 (12.58%) Computer Science
3 49 (10.27%) Data Centre
4 44 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (3.35%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.14%) Blackberry
8 13 (2.73%) Driving Licence
8 13 (2.73%) User Experience
9 12 (2.52%) Hedge funds
10 10 (2.10%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.47%) Clustering
12 7 (1.47%) PKI
12 7 (1.47%) PMI
13 6 (1.26%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.26%) Replication
14 5 (1.05%) Blog
15 4 (0.84%) CMDB
15 4 (0.84%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 307 (64.36%) Windows
2 141 (29.56%) Windows Server
3 114 (23.90%) Windows 10
4 91 (19.08%) Windows 7
5 69 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (10.48%) Linux
7 47 (9.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (6.29%) Unix
9 8 (1.68%) Solaris
9 8 (1.68%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.47%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.26%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.05%) Android
12 5 (1.05%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.42%) BlackBerry OS
13 2 (0.42%) SUSE
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.71%) Problem-Solving
2 87 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (17.82%) ITIL
4 59 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
5 58 (12.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 53 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 49 (10.27%) Test Automation
8 35 (7.34%) ERP
9 30 (6.29%) Customer Requirements
10 27 (5.66%) Presales
10 27 (5.66%) Project Management
11 25 (5.24%) Configuration Management
12 23 (4.82%) PRINCE2
13 22 (4.61%) Migration
13 22 (4.61%) SDLC
13 22 (4.61%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (4.40%) DevOps
15 19 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (3.98%) Disk Encryption
15 19 (3.98%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 259 (54.30%) PowerShell
2 218 (45.70%) SQL
3 138 (28.93%) JavaScript
4 118 (24.74%) C#
5 102 (21.38%) VB
6 56 (11.74%) Java
7 49 (10.27%) T-SQL
8 34 (7.13%) Python
9 25 (5.24%) VB.NET
10 23 (4.82%) C++
11 19 (3.98%) VBA
12 17 (3.56%) Perl
13 16 (3.35%) Bash Shell
14 15 (3.14%) Ruby
15 12 (2.52%) Groovy
15 12 (2.52%) PL/SQL
15 12 (2.52%) Shell Script
16 10 (2.10%) C
17 8 (1.68%) Jython
18 6 (1.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (19.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (14.88%) Degree
3 68 (14.26%) MCSE
4 52 (10.90%) MCP
5 51 (10.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (4.40%) Security Cleared
7 20 (4.19%) MCSA
8 19 (3.98%) SC Cleared
9 15 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (2.73%) CCNA
10 13 (2.73%) MCITP
11 12 (2.52%) ISEB
11 12 (2.52%) PMI Certification
12 10 (2.10%) CCNP
13 9 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.26%) ISTQB
15 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
15 5 (1.05%) PMP
16 4 (0.84%) A+ Certification
17 3 (0.63%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.34%) QA
2 9 (1.89%) SLA
3 8 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.05%) WCAG
5 3 (0.63%) GDPR
6 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 165 (34.59%) Active Directory
2 55 (11.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (9.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 40 (8.39%) Hyper-V
5 29 (6.08%) BitLocker
6 19 (3.98%) vSphere
7 15 (3.14%) XenApp
8 13 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.68%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.47%) Docker
10 7 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.84%) FreeRADIUS
11 4 (0.84%) pfSense
12 3 (0.63%) ACF2
12 3 (0.63%) NDS
12 3 (0.63%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 3 (0.63%) RACF
12 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 154 (32.29%) SCCM
2 26 (5.45%) WSUS
3 20 (4.19%) Perfmon
4 18 (3.77%) WMI
5 14 (2.94%) SCOM
6 13 (2.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (2.52%) HP ALM
8 9 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.89%) SCOrch
8 9 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 9 (1.89%) vRealize
9 8 (1.68%) CA Service Virtualization
9 8 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 7 (1.47%) Puppet
10 7 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 256 (53.67%) Microsoft
2 132 (27.67%) VMware
3 78 (16.35%) Oracle
4 50 (10.48%) HP
5 41 (8.60%) Citrix
6 39 (8.18%) Cisco
7 31 (6.50%) SAP
8 26 (5.45%) Epicor
8 26 (5.45%) Sage
9 24 (5.03%) IFS
9 24 (5.03%) Infor
10 22 (4.61%) iManage
11 17 (3.56%) Apple
11 17 (3.56%) Ivanti
11 17 (3.56%) Symantec
12 16 (3.35%) CommVault
13 15 (3.14%) Bloomberg
14 14 (2.94%) Reuters
14 14 (2.94%) Tableau
15 13 (2.73%) CA