Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 704 710 691
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 -98
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 381 489 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 312 348 370
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +12.94% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 73,038 91,663 87,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.37% 56.31% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 60,211 76,814 75,351
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -24 145 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Midlands +44 86 £40,000 +15.94% 7
South East +3 61 £47,500 +5.56% 1
East of England +123 58 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +79 51 £30,000 -36.84% 1
West Midlands -5 35 £42,500 +30.77% 6
North of England +33 23 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West +31 20 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South West +8 7 £50,000 +26.58% 3
Yorkshire +18 3 - -
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 244 (64.04%) PowerShell
2 231 (60.63%) Windows
3 188 (49.34%) SQL
4 154 (40.42%) Microsoft
5 150 (39.37%) SQL Server
6 112 (29.40%) Active Directory
7 101 (26.51%) C#
7 101 (26.51%) VMware
8 90 (23.62%) Windows Server
9 88 (23.10%) .NET
9 88 (23.10%) SCCM
9 88 (23.10%) Microsoft Azure
10 84 (22.05%) ITIL
11 82 (21.52%) Windows 10
12 79 (20.73%) JavaScript
13 78 (20.47%) Windows 7
14 71 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 70 (18.37%) Linux
16 69 (18.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 68 (17.85%) DNS
18 66 (17.32%) T-SQL
19 63 (16.54%) VB
19 63 (16.54%) Windows Server 2012
20 62 (16.27%) HTML
21 61 (16.01%) DHCP
21 61 (16.01%) VMware Infrastructure
22 60 (15.75%) Microsoft Certification
22 60 (15.75%) Office 365
23 59 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 59 (15.49%) Finance

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 34 (8.92%) SharePoint
2 31 (8.14%) IIS
3 29 (7.61%) MS Exchange
4 20 (5.25%) Skype for Business
5 12 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.84%) Documentum
6 7 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.84%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.31%) nginx
8 4 (1.05%) Confluence
8 4 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.05%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.79%) Apache
9 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.52%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.26%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.26%) CMS
11 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (8.92%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.26%) Autodesk Inventor
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.84%) SAP CO
1 7 (1.84%) SAP FI
1 7 (1.84%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (1.84%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (1.05%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.79%) Workfront
4 2 (0.52%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.26%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 88 (23.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (15.75%) Office 365
3 35 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (6.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (4.72%) PaaS
6 17 (4.46%) Mimecast
6 17 (4.46%) SaaS
7 11 (2.89%) GitHub
8 10 (2.62%) Power Platform
9 9 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (2.10%) IaaS
11 7 (1.84%) SuccessFactors
12 6 (1.57%) OneDrive
13 4 (1.05%) BlazeMeter
14 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.52%) Amazon Glacier
15 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (17.85%) DNS
2 61 (16.01%) DHCP
3 40 (10.50%) Firewall
4 36 (9.45%) VLAN
5 26 (6.82%) SAN
6 23 (6.04%) TCP/IP
7 22 (5.77%) iSCSI
8 19 (4.99%) VoIP
9 18 (4.72%) VPN
10 12 (3.15%) HTTP
10 12 (3.15%) Internet
11 11 (2.89%) LAN
12 9 (2.36%) Network Security
12 9 (2.36%) Skype
13 6 (1.57%) SNMP
14 5 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.05%) IPv4
15 4 (1.05%) IPv6
15 4 (1.05%) NetScaler
15 4 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (39.37%) SQL Server
2 55 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.62%) Power BI
6 10 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.10%) MySQL
9 7 (1.84%) DB2
9 7 (1.84%) GIS
9 7 (1.84%) SAP BW
9 7 (1.84%) SAP Data Services
9 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.57%) QlikView
10 6 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.31%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (6.30%) HP UFT
2 22 (5.77%) WinDbg
3 16 (4.20%) Selenium
4 15 (3.94%) MSI
5 14 (3.67%) Git (software)
6 13 (3.41%) JIRA
7 12 (3.15%) InstallShield
7 12 (3.15%) Visual Studio
8 11 (2.89%) SoapUI
8 11 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (2.62%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (2.10%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.84%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.57%) Jenkins
13 4 (1.05%) eggPlant
13 4 (1.05%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.05%) JMeter
13 4 (1.05%) Mocha
General
1 59 (15.49%) Finance
2 18 (4.72%) Banking
3 17 (4.46%) Retail
4 12 (3.15%) Advertising
5 8 (2.10%) Law
6 7 (1.84%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.79%) Legal
8 3 (0.79%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 70 (18.37%) Developer
2 62 (16.27%) Analyst
3 35 (9.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (8.66%) .NET Developer
5 30 (7.87%) C# Developer
6 27 (7.09%) SCCM Engineer
7 26 (6.82%) SQL Developer
7 26 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
8 25 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (6.56%) IT Engineer
9 24 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 19 (4.99%) Support Analyst
12 17 (4.46%) Architect
13 16 (4.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 16 (4.20%) Administrator
13 16 (4.20%) IT Analyst
13 16 (4.20%) Support Engineer
14 14 (3.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (23.10%) .NET
2 62 (16.27%) HTML
3 53 (13.91%) ASP.NET
4 43 (11.29%) CSS
5 39 (10.24%) Web Services
6 37 (9.71%) .NET Framework
7 31 (8.14%) XML
8 30 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (7.09%) Classic ASP
9 27 (7.09%) HTML5
10 25 (6.56%) WSH
11 23 (6.04%) WinForms
12 22 (5.77%) jQuery
13 18 (4.72%) REST
13 18 (4.72%) SOAP
14 15 (3.94%) Middleware
14 15 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (3.67%) Razor View Engine
16 11 (2.89%) .NET Core
16 11 (2.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.56%) Replication
3 24 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (4.72%) Data Centre
5 16 (4.20%) User Experience
6 15 (3.94%) Clustering
6 15 (3.94%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.15%) Blackberry
7 12 (3.15%) Handset
8 10 (2.62%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.10%) Fat Client
9 8 (2.10%) Fintech
9 8 (2.10%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.84%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.84%) CMDB
10 7 (1.84%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.84%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.05%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 231 (60.63%) Windows
2 90 (23.62%) Windows Server
3 82 (21.52%) Windows 10
4 78 (20.47%) Windows 7
5 70 (18.37%) Linux
6 69 (18.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 63 (16.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (6.56%) Apple iOS
9 19 (4.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (3.94%) Unix
11 13 (3.41%) Windows 8
12 12 (3.15%) Windows XP
13 11 (2.89%) Android
14 10 (2.62%) AIX
15 4 (1.05%) CentOS
16 2 (0.52%) Solaris
16 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (22.05%) ITIL
2 71 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 55 (14.44%) Test Automation
5 49 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
6 39 (10.24%) MVC
6 39 (10.24%) Problem Management
7 36 (9.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (8.14%) Change Management
9 28 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 28 (7.35%) Web Development
10 27 (7.09%) Project Management
11 26 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 25 (6.56%) DevOps
13 24 (6.30%) CRM
13 24 (6.30%) Information Security
13 24 (6.30%) Test Scripting
14 23 (6.04%) Migration
14 23 (6.04%) Patch Management
14 23 (6.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 244 (64.04%) PowerShell
2 188 (49.34%) SQL
3 101 (26.51%) C#
4 79 (20.73%) JavaScript
5 66 (17.32%) T-SQL
6 63 (16.54%) VB
7 35 (9.19%) Python
8 29 (7.61%) Bash Shell
9 25 (6.56%) C++
10 22 (5.77%) Java
11 19 (4.99%) PHP
12 18 (4.72%) PL/SQL
13 15 (3.94%) VBA
14 14 (3.67%) C
15 13 (3.41%) Perl
15 13 (3.41%) VB6
16 9 (2.36%) VB.NET
17 8 (2.10%) R
17 8 (2.10%) Ruby
18 4 (1.05%) Go
Qualifications
1 60 (15.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (11.81%) MCSE
3 34 (8.92%) Degree
4 29 (7.61%) MCP
5 25 (6.56%) MCSA
5 25 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (4.99%) CCNA
8 17 (4.46%) Security Cleared
9 14 (3.67%) CCAA
9 14 (3.67%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
10 13 (3.41%) SC Cleared
11 12 (3.15%) MCTS
12 6 (1.57%) CCNP
12 6 (1.57%) ISEB
12 6 (1.57%) ISTQB
12 6 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (1.05%) AWS Certification
13 4 (1.05%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.92%) QA
2 18 (4.72%) GDPR
3 14 (3.67%) SLA
4 5 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.05%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 112 (29.40%) Active Directory
2 61 (16.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (13.12%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (4.46%) vSphere
6 14 (3.67%) DFS Replication
7 11 (2.89%) BitLocker
7 11 (2.89%) XenApp
8 10 (2.62%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 9 (2.36%) Docker
10 6 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 88 (23.10%) SCCM
2 32 (8.40%) WSUS
3 22 (5.77%) Perfmon
4 17 (4.46%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (3.41%) SCOrch
6 12 (3.15%) AirWatch
7 11 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (2.89%) Single Sign-On
7 11 (2.89%) WMI
8 10 (2.62%) Terraform
9 8 (2.10%) Control-M
10 6 (1.57%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.57%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (1.31%) Puppet
11 5 (1.31%) SCOM
11 5 (1.31%) vRealize
11 5 (1.31%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 4 (1.05%) Ansible
12 4 (1.05%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 154 (40.42%) Microsoft
2 101 (26.51%) VMware
3 47 (12.34%) Citrix
4 42 (11.02%) HP
5 39 (10.24%) Cisco
6 29 (7.61%) Apple
7 25 (6.56%) Ivanti
8 21 (5.51%) IBM
8 21 (5.51%) Symantec
9 19 (4.99%) Oracle
10 18 (4.72%) SAP
11 17 (4.46%) Sophos
12 14 (3.67%) SolarWinds
13 11 (2.89%) Autodesk
14 10 (2.62%) Dell
14 10 (2.62%) McAfee
14 10 (2.62%) Nimble Storage
15 9 (2.36%) Google
15 9 (2.36%) SonicWALL
16 7 (1.84%) Workday