Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 638 669 596
Rank change year-on-year +31 -73 -101
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 588 586 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.62% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 437 507 733
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +14.46% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,700 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,600 £63,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.10% +9.64% +3.75%

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 92912 94931 107205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.40% 52.97% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 82577 92532
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -13 233 £55,000 +4.76% 11
South East -16 88 £45,000 - 6
Midlands +75 80 £38,125 +17.31% 3
North of England +10 79 £38,500 -9.41% 1
North West -6 69 £38,500 -9.41% 1
West Midlands +59 57 £40,000 +3.90% 1
East of England +20 56 £50,000 +14.29%
South West -2 50 £42,500 +21.43% 1
East Midlands +47 23 £29,250 +17.00% 2
Yorkshire +30 9 £34,000 +23.64%
North East +3 1 - -
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 281 (47.79%) PowerShell
2 278 (47.28%) Windows
3 265 (45.07%) SQL
4 252 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 215 (36.56%) Microsoft
6 212 (36.05%) VB
7 205 (34.86%) SQL Server
8 167 (28.40%) .NET
9 156 (26.53%) C#
10 152 (25.85%) VMware
11 151 (25.68%) Active Directory
12 148 (25.17%) ITIL
13 144 (24.49%) Finance
14 142 (24.15%) HTML
15 137 (23.30%) Test Automation
16 130 (22.11%) Configuration Management
17 123 (20.92%) Java
18 120 (20.41%) CSS
19 111 (18.88%) Windows 7
20 103 (17.52%) Windows Server
20 103 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
21 101 (17.18%) Perl
21 101 (17.18%) IIS
22 99 (16.84%) QA
23 98 (16.67%) T-SQL
24 95 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
25 93 (15.82%) Firewall
25 93 (15.82%) jQuery
26 91 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
27 88 (14.97%) Linux

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
1 101 (17.18%) IIS
2 62 (10.54%) MS Exchange
3 49 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (6.63%) SharePoint
5 33 (5.61%) Apache
6 27 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.53%) JBoss
10 8 (1.36%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.36%) nginx
11 7 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.19%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.68%) Confluence
13 3 (0.51%) CMS
13 3 (0.51%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 59 (10.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (4.93%) FileZilla
4 15 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (2.04%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.85%) Maya
6 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.51%) Doxygen
7 3 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.17%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 15 (2.55%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (1.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.68%) HFM
4 3 (0.51%) Aligne
4 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.51%) Workfront
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (6.46%) Office 365
4 21 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (2.55%) Sage Pay
6 10 (1.70%) Amazon S3
6 10 (1.70%) SaaS
6 10 (1.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (1.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.36%) IaaS
8 8 (1.36%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.85%) Amazon Glacier
9 5 (0.85%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.51%) GitHub
12 2 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 93 (15.82%) Firewall
2 59 (10.03%) DNS
3 53 (9.01%) DHCP
4 40 (6.80%) SAN
5 34 (5.78%) SMTP
6 32 (5.44%) TCP/IP
7 31 (5.27%) FTP
7 31 (5.27%) WAN
8 28 (4.76%) LAN
9 27 (4.59%) VoIP
10 24 (4.08%) VLAN
11 22 (3.74%) iSCSI
12 20 (3.40%) HTTP
13 18 (3.06%) Internet
13 18 (3.06%) VPN
14 13 (2.21%) Intranet
15 12 (2.04%) DMZ
16 10 (1.70%) Skype
16 10 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (1.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (34.86%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 37 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (5.44%) MySQL
5 29 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 25 (4.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (3.23%) QlikView
8 18 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (2.55%) Oracle ODI
11 14 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 13 (2.21%) NoSQL
13 12 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
14 11 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (1.36%) Redis
17 6 (1.02%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 74 (12.59%) Jenkins
2 69 (11.73%) Subversion
3 60 (10.20%) Maven
4 47 (7.99%) HP UFT
5 38 (6.46%) Selenium
6 37 (6.29%) MSI
6 37 (6.29%) Visual Studio
7 34 (5.78%) JIRA
7 34 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (5.10%) InstallShield
9 23 (3.91%) SoapUI
10 20 (3.40%) Cucumber
11 18 (3.06%) Git (software)
11 18 (3.06%) TeamCity
12 16 (2.72%) Eclipse
13 15 (2.55%) Ant
13 15 (2.55%) JUnit
14 14 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
15 11 (1.87%) AdminStudio
16 9 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 144 (24.49%) Finance
2 66 (11.22%) Banking
3 53 (9.01%) Investment Banking
4 47 (7.99%) Front Office
5 44 (7.48%) Retail Banking
6 31 (5.27%) Marketing
7 28 (4.76%) Manufacturing
8 22 (3.74%) Electronics
8 22 (3.74%) Telecoms
9 19 (3.23%) Legal
10 16 (2.72%) Games
11 14 (2.38%) Law
11 14 (2.38%) Polish Language
12 9 (1.53%) Advertising
13 8 (1.36%) Retail
14 5 (0.85%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.68%) Automotive
16 3 (0.51%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.51%) Publishing
17 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 116 (19.73%) Developer
2 65 (11.05%) Analyst
2 65 (11.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 54 (9.18%) IT Engineer
4 53 (9.01%) Web Developer
5 50 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 48 (8.16%) Development Engineer
7 44 (7.48%) Operations Engineer
8 37 (6.29%) C# Developer
9 35 (5.95%) Support Engineer
10 33 (5.61%) Applications Support
11 27 (4.59%) Applications Engineer
11 27 (4.59%) Consultant
11 27 (4.59%) Test Engineer
12 26 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
13 25 (4.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 25 (4.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 24 (4.08%) SQL Developer
15 23 (3.91%) C# Web Developer
16 22 (3.74%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (28.40%) .NET
2 142 (24.15%) HTML
3 120 (20.41%) CSS
4 93 (15.82%) jQuery
5 71 (12.07%) XML
6 62 (10.54%) JSON
7 60 (10.20%) ASP.NET
8 55 (9.35%) .NET Framework
8 55 (9.35%) Web Services
9 46 (7.82%) Ajax
10 42 (7.14%) Entity Framework
11 39 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (5.44%) HTML5
13 31 (5.27%) SOAP
14 29 (4.93%) Regular Expression
15 28 (4.76%) Classic ASP
15 28 (4.76%) REST
16 25 (4.25%) CSS3
17 24 (4.08%) AngularJS
17 24 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.65%) Linux Command Line
1 45 (7.65%) Management Information System
2 42 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 41 (6.97%) Computer Science
4 39 (6.63%) Clustering
5 35 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (5.95%) Replication
6 15 (2.55%) Public Cloud
6 15 (2.55%) User Experience
7 12 (2.04%) PKI
8 11 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.87%) Online Gambling
9 9 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.19%) Fintech
11 5 (0.85%) Animation
12 4 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.51%) EMC VMAX
13 3 (0.51%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 278 (47.28%) Windows
2 111 (18.88%) Windows 7
3 103 (17.52%) Windows Server
4 91 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (14.97%) Linux
6 79 (13.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 71 (12.07%) Unix
8 68 (11.56%) Windows 10
9 36 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (2.38%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.36%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.85%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.34%) Android
15 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (25.17%) ITIL
2 137 (23.30%) Test Automation
3 130 (22.11%) Configuration Management
4 103 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (13.95%) DevOps
6 65 (11.05%) Web Development
7 60 (10.20%) Change Management
7 60 (10.20%) Release Management
8 55 (9.35%) Problem Management
9 51 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (8.67%) Continuous Deployment
10 48 (8.16%) Wealth Management
11 45 (7.65%) Asset Management
12 44 (7.48%) Project Management
13 41 (6.97%) SDLC
14 39 (6.63%) Application Packaging
15 38 (6.46%) ITIL V3
16 37 (6.29%) Software Engineering
17 36 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
18 35 (5.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 281 (47.79%) PowerShell
2 265 (45.07%) SQL
3 252 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 212 (36.05%) VB
5 156 (26.53%) C#
6 123 (20.92%) Java
7 101 (17.18%) Perl
8 98 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 76 (12.93%) Python
10 51 (8.67%) Bash Shell
11 47 (7.99%) C++
12 45 (7.65%) VB.NET
13 38 (6.46%) PHP
14 37 (6.29%) Ruby
15 25 (4.25%) C
16 23 (3.91%) VB6
17 20 (3.40%) VBA
18 15 (2.55%) Groovy
19 13 (2.21%) Jython
20 12 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 84 (14.29%) Degree
2 56 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 35 (5.95%) MCSE
5 34 (5.78%) SC Cleared
6 32 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (5.27%) CCNA
8 28 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (3.91%) MCSA
10 21 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
10 21 (3.57%) MCP
11 15 (2.55%) CCAA
12 14 (2.38%) ISEB
13 13 (2.21%) ISTQB
14 11 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
15 10 (1.70%) MCTS
16 9 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
17 7 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (1.02%) CCA
18 6 (1.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (16.84%) QA
2 26 (4.42%) SLA
3 13 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.53%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (1.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 9 (1.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 151 (25.68%) Active Directory
2 95 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (8.67%) Hyper-V
4 39 (6.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 24 (4.08%) vSphere
6 20 (3.40%) Docker
7 16 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.21%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (2.21%) XenApp
9 11 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (1.36%) XenDesktop
11 7 (1.19%) XenServer
12 6 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.68%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
17 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
17 1 (0.17%) Firmware
17 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (14.12%) SCCM
2 44 (7.48%) PowerBroker
3 37 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (5.27%) Puppet
5 29 (4.93%) Ansible
6 17 (2.89%) WSUS
7 14 (2.38%) CA Service Virtualization
8 13 (2.21%) SCOM
9 12 (2.04%) Perfmon
10 11 (1.87%) Salt
10 11 (1.87%) SCVMM
11 10 (1.70%) BMC PATROL
11 10 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (1.36%) Backup Exec
12 8 (1.36%) Kubernetes
12 8 (1.36%) NetBackup
12 8 (1.36%) vCenter Server
13 6 (1.02%) EdgeSight
13 6 (1.02%) Nagios
14 5 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 215 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 152 (25.85%) VMware
3 72 (12.24%) HP
4 71 (12.07%) Citrix
5 48 (8.16%) Oracle
6 38 (6.46%) Cisco
7 29 (4.93%) PayPal
8 28 (4.76%) NetApp
9 22 (3.74%) SAP
10 21 (3.57%) AppSense
10 21 (3.57%) BMC
11 18 (3.06%) CA
12 16 (2.72%) Remedy
12 16 (2.72%) Siebel
13 15 (2.55%) 3PAR
13 15 (2.55%) CyberSource
13 15 (2.55%) SonicWALL
14 12 (2.04%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.87%) Sybase
15 11 (1.87%) Symantec