Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 717 657 631
Rank change year-on-year -60 -26 -68
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 455 584 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.63% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 321 453 634
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 88,512 92,044 97,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.09% 55.57% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 73,981 76,722 85,537
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +37 229 £53,500 -6.96% 13
Midlands +3 83 £31,000 -22.50% 6
South East +4 71 £45,000 - 8
West Midlands +22 62 £30,750 -23.13% 5
North of England -59 26 £39,000 +1.30% 4
East of England -8 24 £46,056 -12.27% 7
East Midlands +3 21 £31,000 -27.06% 1
South West -10 19 £32,500 -21.69%
North West -57 15 £38,000 -1.30% 3
Yorkshire +14 7 £40,000 +14.29% 1
North East -14 4 - -
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 290 (63.74%) Windows
2 259 (56.92%) Microsoft
2 259 (56.92%) PowerShell
3 202 (44.40%) SQL Server
4 183 (40.22%) SQL
5 169 (37.14%) SCCM
6 134 (29.45%) Active Directory
6 134 (29.45%) Windows Server
7 125 (27.47%) VMware
8 119 (26.15%) Windows 10
9 113 (24.84%) JavaScript
10 99 (21.76%) Finance
11 98 (21.54%) VB
11 98 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 95 (20.88%) C#
12 95 (20.88%) Problem-Solving
13 89 (19.56%) .NET
13 89 (19.56%) ITIL
14 87 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
15 84 (18.46%) Windows 7
16 83 (18.24%) Office 365
17 80 (17.58%) HTML
18 75 (16.48%) Degree
19 72 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
19 72 (15.82%) MCSE
20 71 (15.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 66 (14.51%) VMware Infrastructure
22 64 (14.07%) Self-Motivation
23 60 (13.19%) Oracle
24 58 (12.75%) Computer Science

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 43 (9.45%) MS Exchange
2 27 (5.93%) IIS
3 21 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (4.18%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 18 (3.96%) Skype for Business
6 15 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.42%) NServiceBus
8 10 (2.20%) Confluence
9 9 (1.98%) CMS
10 8 (1.76%) Apache
10 8 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.76%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (1.76%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.32%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.10%) Drupal
12 5 (1.10%) SAS
12 5 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 87 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (11.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (5.27%) NetSuite
2 7 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.10%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.66%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 83 (18.24%) Office 365
2 44 (9.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (1.54%) IaaS
6 5 (1.10%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.88%) PaaS
8 3 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.66%) BlazeMeter
8 3 (0.66%) Tricentis Tosca
9 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.44%) GitHub
9 2 (0.44%) SaaS
10 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.03%) TCP/IP
2 30 (6.59%) DNS
3 28 (6.15%) SAN
4 25 (5.49%) LAN
4 25 (5.49%) WAN
5 24 (5.27%) Firewall
6 23 (5.05%) Network Security
7 22 (4.84%) DHCP
8 13 (2.86%) VLAN
9 12 (2.64%) Intranet
10 11 (2.42%) HTTP
10 11 (2.42%) VoIP
11 10 (2.20%) Extranet
11 10 (2.20%) Internet
11 10 (2.20%) NAS
12 9 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (1.76%) Skype
14 7 (1.54%) Kerberos
14 7 (1.54%) Wireless
15 6 (1.32%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (44.40%) SQL Server
2 71 (15.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (9.67%) MySQL
4 32 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (3.96%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (1.10%) DB2
13 5 (1.10%) MS Access
13 5 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 36 (7.91%) WinDbg
2 23 (5.05%) JIRA
3 21 (4.62%) Selenium
4 18 (3.96%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.30%) Git (software)
5 15 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 14 (3.08%) SoapUI
7 13 (2.86%) MSI
8 12 (2.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 11 (2.42%) HP UFT
10 10 (2.20%) InstallShield
11 9 (1.98%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.54%) AdminStudio
12 7 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.54%) JMeter
12 7 (1.54%) Maven
13 6 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (1.10%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 99 (21.76%) Finance
2 27 (5.93%) Advertising
2 27 (5.93%) Retail
3 22 (4.84%) Banking
4 14 (3.08%) Front Office
4 14 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.42%) Legal
5 11 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.76%) Law
7 7 (1.54%) Publishing
8 6 (1.32%) Back Office
9 5 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.88%) Marketing
10 4 (0.88%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.44%) French Language
13 1 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (21.32%) Analyst
2 83 (18.24%) Developer
3 61 (13.41%) Desktop Support
4 57 (12.53%) Support Analyst
5 49 (10.77%) .NET Developer
6 48 (10.55%) SCCM Engineer
7 41 (9.01%) Support Engineer
8 37 (8.13%) C# Developer
9 35 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 32 (7.03%) Architect
11 31 (6.81%) Desktop Engineer
11 31 (6.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 30 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
12 30 (6.59%) Senior SCCM Engineer
13 27 (5.93%) Administrator
13 27 (5.93%) Software Developer
13 27 (5.93%) SQL Developer
14 25 (5.49%) Desktop Analyst
14 25 (5.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 24 (5.27%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (19.56%) .NET
2 80 (17.58%) HTML
3 54 (11.87%) ASP.NET
4 34 (7.47%) jQuery
5 31 (6.81%) .NET Framework
6 30 (6.59%) SOAP
7 29 (6.37%) REST
8 28 (6.15%) Web Services
8 28 (6.15%) XML
9 22 (4.84%) CSS
10 17 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (3.08%) Software Packaging
12 13 (2.86%) Classic ASP
12 13 (2.86%) Middleware
13 12 (2.64%) WSH
14 11 (2.42%) Flash
15 10 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (1.98%) AngularJS
17 8 (1.76%) HTML5
17 8 (1.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.07%) Self-Motivation
2 58 (12.75%) Computer Science
3 44 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (9.67%) Data Centre
4 34 (7.47%) User Experience
5 25 (5.49%) Blackberry
5 25 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (3.30%) Hedge funds
7 14 (3.08%) Fat Client
7 14 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.08%) Thin Client
8 13 (2.86%) Driving Licence
8 13 (2.86%) Handset
9 10 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.32%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.32%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.10%) Blog
11 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 290 (63.74%) Windows
2 134 (29.45%) Windows Server
3 119 (26.15%) Windows 10
4 84 (18.46%) Windows 7
5 51 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (7.47%) Linux
8 21 (4.62%) Unix
9 14 (3.08%) Android
9 14 (3.08%) Windows XP
10 8 (1.76%) Solaris
11 6 (1.32%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.44%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.44%) SUSE
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (20.88%) Problem-Solving
2 89 (19.56%) ITIL
3 72 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
5 54 (11.87%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (10.33%) Software Engineering
7 37 (8.13%) ERP
8 35 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 34 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 32 (7.03%) Migration
11 29 (6.37%) Project Management
12 23 (5.05%) PRINCE2
13 20 (4.40%) Presales
13 20 (4.40%) Scrum
13 20 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (3.96%) SDLC
16 17 (3.74%) Customer Requirements
17 16 (3.52%) Disk Encryption
17 16 (3.52%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 259 (56.92%) PowerShell
2 183 (40.22%) SQL
3 113 (24.84%) JavaScript
4 98 (21.54%) VB
5 95 (20.88%) C#
6 36 (7.91%) Java
7 33 (7.25%) T-SQL
8 31 (6.81%) Python
9 24 (5.27%) VB.NET
10 22 (4.84%) Perl
11 16 (3.52%) C++
12 14 (3.08%) C
13 12 (2.64%) VBA
14 11 (2.42%) Bash Shell
15 10 (2.20%) Ruby
16 9 (1.98%) PHP
16 9 (1.98%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.98%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.76%) Groovy
18 6 (1.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 98 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (16.48%) Degree
3 72 (15.82%) MCSE
4 56 (12.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 51 (11.21%) MCP
6 27 (5.93%) MCSA
7 15 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (3.30%) Security Cleared
8 14 (3.08%) ISEB
8 14 (3.08%) MCITP
8 14 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (2.86%) CCNA
10 11 (2.42%) CCNP
10 11 (2.42%) PMI Certification
10 11 (2.42%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.54%) PMP
12 6 (1.32%) ISTQB
13 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.88%) CISSP
14 4 (0.88%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.62%) QA
2 12 (2.64%) SLA
3 8 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 7 (1.54%) GDPR
5 5 (1.10%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.10%) PMO
5 5 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.10%) WCAG
6 4 (0.88%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 134 (29.45%) Active Directory
2 66 (14.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (10.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 33 (7.25%) BitLocker
4 33 (7.25%) Hyper-V
5 26 (5.71%) vSphere
6 17 (3.74%) XenApp
7 14 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.76%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.10%) ACF2
9 5 (1.10%) RACF
9 5 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.66%) Docker
11 3 (0.66%) FreeRADIUS
11 3 (0.66%) NDS
11 3 (0.66%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 3 (0.66%) pfSense
11 3 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 169 (37.14%) SCCM
2 38 (8.35%) Perfmon
3 33 (7.25%) WSUS
4 28 (6.15%) WMI
5 15 (3.30%) vRealize
6 14 (3.08%) SCOrch
7 12 (2.64%) HP ALM
7 12 (2.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (2.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 11 (2.42%) SCOM
9 10 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (1.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (1.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 5 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.88%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.88%) CA Service Virtualization
14 4 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (0.88%) SCVMM
15 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 259 (56.92%) Microsoft
2 125 (27.47%) VMware
3 60 (13.19%) Oracle
4 49 (10.77%) Citrix
5 36 (7.91%) Bloomberg
5 36 (7.91%) HP
6 35 (7.69%) SAP
7 33 (7.25%) Cisco
8 26 (5.71%) Epicor
8 26 (5.71%) Reuters
8 26 (5.71%) Sage
9 24 (5.27%) IFS
9 24 (5.27%) Infor
10 22 (4.84%) CommVault
11 21 (4.62%) Apple
12 20 (4.40%) iManage
12 20 (4.40%) Ivanti
13 15 (3.30%) McAfee
13 15 (3.30%) Symantec
14 14 (3.08%) Splunk