Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 700 640 666
Rank change year-on-year -60 +26 -64
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 459 587 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.65% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 362 442 535
England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,025 £29,300
90th Percentile £79,600 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +18.75%

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 85,597 90,392 95,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.81% 55.40% 52.89%
Number of salaries quoted 71,703 74,706 82,759
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +45 230 £52,500 -4.55% 25
Midlands +3 73 £31,000 -22.50% 7
South East 0 67 £45,000 - 8
East of England +8 52 £37,500 -28.57% 12
West Midlands +10 49 £32,500 -18.75% 5
North of England -44 25 £38,250 -0.65% 16
East Midlands -3 24 £31,000 - 2
North West -57 18 £35,000 -9.09% 14
South West -27 13 £32,500 -21.69%
Yorkshire +27 7 £40,000 +33.33% 2
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 286 (62.31%) Windows
2 277 (60.35%) PowerShell
3 257 (55.99%) Microsoft
4 187 (40.74%) SQL Server
5 175 (38.13%) SQL
6 151 (32.90%) SCCM
7 137 (29.85%) Windows Server
8 133 (28.98%) Active Directory
9 128 (27.89%) Windows 10
10 126 (27.45%) VMware
11 114 (24.84%) ITIL
12 106 (23.09%) VB
13 102 (22.22%) C#
13 102 (22.22%) Finance
14 100 (21.79%) JavaScript
15 95 (20.70%) .NET
16 87 (18.95%) Windows 7
16 87 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
17 82 (17.86%) HTML
18 79 (17.21%) Microsoft Certification
19 77 (16.78%) Degree
19 77 (16.78%) Office 365
20 76 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
21 72 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
22 71 (15.47%) Microsoft Office
22 71 (15.47%) Windows Server 2008
23 69 (15.03%) Citrix
23 69 (15.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 65 (14.16%) Microsoft Azure
25 62 (13.51%) MCSE

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 38 (8.28%) MS Exchange
2 36 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 23 (5.01%) IIS
4 18 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 14 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.18%) NServiceBus
8 9 (1.96%) Apache
8 9 (1.96%) CMS
8 9 (1.96%) Confluence
8 9 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.96%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.31%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (1.09%) Drupal
10 5 (1.09%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 71 (15.47%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (2.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.09%) Carpe Diem
2 5 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.44%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 77 (16.78%) Office 365
2 65 (14.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.31%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.31%) Mimecast
5 6 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (1.09%) G Suite
7 4 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.87%) Amazon Glacier
7 4 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.87%) AWS CloudTrail
7 4 (0.87%) BlazeMeter
7 4 (0.87%) IaaS
7 4 (0.87%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.87%) PaaS
7 4 (0.87%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 55 (11.98%) DNS
2 49 (10.68%) Firewall
3 37 (8.06%) LAN
4 35 (7.63%) DHCP
4 35 (7.63%) WAN
5 34 (7.41%) Network Security
6 32 (6.97%) TCP/IP
7 30 (6.54%) SAN
8 24 (5.23%) VLAN
9 21 (4.58%) Wireless
10 20 (4.36%) Internet
11 19 (4.14%) SMTP
12 16 (3.49%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (3.49%) SSL
13 14 (3.05%) VPN
14 13 (2.83%) HTTP
15 11 (2.40%) Skype
15 11 (2.40%) VoIP
16 10 (2.18%) Intranet
16 10 (2.18%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 69 (15.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (5.01%) MySQL
4 18 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.65%) DB2
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.65%) Power BI
11 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.44%) DTS
Development Applications
1 49 (10.68%) WinDbg
2 28 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.01%) Selenium
4 22 (4.79%) Visual Studio
5 17 (3.70%) JIRA
5 17 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (3.05%) MSI
6 14 (3.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (2.83%) SoapUI
8 12 (2.61%) HP UFT
9 11 (2.40%) AdminStudio
9 11 (2.40%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.18%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.74%) Maven
12 7 (1.53%) InstallShield
13 6 (1.31%) Ant
13 6 (1.31%) JMeter
13 6 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (1.09%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 102 (22.22%) Finance
2 15 (3.27%) Banking
3 12 (2.61%) Front Office
4 10 (2.18%) Legal
5 9 (1.96%) Marketing
6 8 (1.74%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.53%) Advertising
7 7 (1.53%) Law
7 7 (1.53%) Publishing
7 7 (1.53%) Retail
8 6 (1.31%) Back Office
9 5 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.87%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.44%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (21.13%) Analyst
2 89 (19.39%) Developer
3 67 (14.60%) Desktop Support
4 48 (10.46%) Support Analyst
5 46 (10.02%) SCCM Engineer
6 39 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 38 (8.28%) .NET Developer
7 38 (8.28%) Desktop Engineer
7 38 (8.28%) Support Engineer
8 37 (8.06%) Senior SCCM Engineer
9 35 (7.63%) PowerShell Engineer
10 32 (6.97%) Desktop Analyst
10 32 (6.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 31 (6.75%) C# Developer
12 28 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
12 28 (6.10%) Windows Support Analyst
13 27 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (5.45%) Software Developer
15 24 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
15 24 (5.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (20.70%) .NET
2 82 (17.86%) HTML
3 53 (11.55%) ASP.NET
4 42 (9.15%) Web Services
5 30 (6.54%) jQuery
6 27 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 24 (5.23%) HTML5
7 24 (5.23%) XML
8 22 (4.79%) SOAP
9 21 (4.58%) CSS
10 20 (4.36%) REST
11 19 (4.14%) AngularJS
12 18 (3.92%) Classic ASP
13 17 (3.70%) JSON
14 16 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (3.27%) WPF
16 14 (3.05%) Software Packaging
17 13 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (2.61%) LINQ
19 10 (2.18%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
2 54 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 47 (10.24%) User Experience
4 31 (6.75%) Data Centre
5 28 (6.10%) Blackberry
6 21 (4.58%) Fat Client
6 21 (4.58%) Thin Client
7 20 (4.36%) Handset
8 16 (3.49%) Hedge funds
9 14 (3.05%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.96%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.53%) SCADA
13 6 (1.31%) Public Cloud
14 5 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
14 5 (1.09%) Clustering
15 4 (0.87%) EPoS
15 4 (0.87%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 286 (62.31%) Windows
2 137 (29.85%) Windows Server
3 128 (27.89%) Windows 10
4 87 (18.95%) Windows 7
5 71 (15.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (12.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (6.10%) Linux
8 21 (4.58%) Android
9 18 (3.92%) Unix
10 13 (2.83%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.87%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.44%) Solaris
16 1 (0.22%) BlackBerry OS
16 1 (0.22%) CentOS
16 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (24.84%) ITIL
2 87 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
3 72 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (11.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 44 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 43 (9.37%) Migration
7 42 (9.15%) Test Automation
8 32 (6.97%) Project Management
9 30 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 29 (6.32%) Software Engineering
11 28 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (5.66%) MVC
13 25 (5.45%) Scrum
14 24 (5.23%) Information Security
14 24 (5.23%) Task Automation
15 21 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (4.14%) Analytical Thinking
17 18 (3.92%) Data Protection
17 18 (3.92%) SDLC
17 18 (3.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 277 (60.35%) PowerShell
2 175 (38.13%) SQL
3 106 (23.09%) VB
4 102 (22.22%) C#
5 100 (21.79%) JavaScript
6 54 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 48 (10.46%) Python
8 36 (7.84%) Perl
9 31 (6.75%) Java
10 30 (6.54%) C++
11 25 (5.45%) VB.NET
12 24 (5.23%) C
13 22 (4.79%) PHP
14 15 (3.27%) Bash Shell
15 14 (3.05%) VBA
16 11 (2.40%) Ruby
17 10 (2.18%) PL/SQL
18 9 (1.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
19 8 (1.74%) Pascal
20 4 (0.87%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 79 (17.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (16.78%) Degree
3 62 (13.51%) MCSE
4 57 (12.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 38 (8.28%) MCP
6 26 (5.66%) MCSA
7 18 (3.92%) Security Cleared
7 18 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (3.49%) CISSP
8 16 (3.49%) GIAC
9 12 (2.61%) MCITP
10 11 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (2.40%) ISEB
10 11 (2.40%) SC Cleared
11 9 (1.96%) CCNA
12 8 (1.74%) CCNP
13 5 (1.09%) AWS Certification
13 5 (1.09%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.09%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.23%) SLA
2 22 (4.79%) QA
3 17 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (3.49%) SAS 70
5 12 (2.61%) GDPR
6 9 (1.96%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (1.09%) PMO
7 5 (1.09%) WCAG
8 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 133 (28.98%) Active Directory
2 76 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 34 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 33 (7.19%) BitLocker
6 22 (4.79%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (4.36%) vSphere
8 13 (2.83%) XenApp
9 12 (2.61%) XenDesktop
10 10 (2.18%) Terminal Services
11 8 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (1.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.44%) ACF2
13 2 (0.44%) RACF
13 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.22%) Docker
14 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 151 (32.90%) SCCM
2 49 (10.68%) Perfmon
3 44 (9.59%) WSUS
4 29 (6.32%) WMI
5 23 (5.01%) vRealize
6 22 (4.79%) SCOrch
7 20 (4.36%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 17 (3.70%) SCOM
9 11 (2.40%) Backup Exec
9 11 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (1.96%) HP ALM
11 8 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (1.31%) Puppet
13 6 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (1.09%) FortiGate
14 5 (1.09%) Nessus
14 5 (1.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 257 (55.99%) Microsoft
2 126 (27.45%) VMware
3 69 (15.03%) Citrix
4 47 (10.24%) Bloomberg
5 33 (7.19%) Oracle
6 30 (6.54%) Reuters
7 28 (6.10%) HP
8 27 (5.88%) Apple
8 27 (5.88%) Cisco
9 24 (5.23%) CommVault
10 22 (4.79%) Splunk
11 19 (4.14%) Ivanti
11 19 (4.14%) Veeam
12 15 (3.27%) McAfee
12 15 (3.27%) Symantec
13 14 (3.05%) Google
13 14 (3.05%) IBM
14 13 (2.83%) EMC
15 12 (2.61%) iManage
16 9 (1.96%) Remedy