Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 591 836 727
Rank change year-on-year +245 -109 -72
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 166 238 452
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.33% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 137 181 325
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £81,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 33,858 71,054 89,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.52% 53.84% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28,151 58,731 74,801
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in England

VBScript
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VBScript in England.

Salary trend for VBScript in England

VBScript
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VBScript in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +177 62 £52,500 -4.55% 1
North of England +180 35 £42,000 -1.18% 11
South East +175 21 £47,250 -2.58% 3
Yorkshire +135 21 £32,500 -31.58% 1
South West +119 20 £46,000 +10.18% 5
East of England +80 15 £45,000 -10.00%
North West +122 14 £50,000 +25.00% 8
West Midlands +96 13 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Midlands +89 13 £47,500 +18.75% 3
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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.

1 109 (65.66%) PowerShell
2 100 (60.24%) Windows
3 64 (38.55%) C#
4 61 (36.75%) Active Directory
4 61 (36.75%) VMware
5 60 (36.14%) SQL Server
6 59 (35.54%) SQL
7 58 (34.94%) Microsoft
8 43 (25.90%) JavaScript
9 40 (24.10%) .NET
10 37 (22.29%) SCCM
10 37 (22.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 33 (19.88%) Windows 10
11 33 (19.88%) VB
11 33 (19.88%) Linux
11 33 (19.88%) DNS
11 33 (19.88%) DHCP
11 33 (19.88%) HP
12 32 (19.28%) Cisco
13 31 (18.67%) Citrix
14 30 (18.07%) Change Management
15 29 (17.47%) Firewall
15 29 (17.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (17.47%) Azure
16 28 (16.87%) Office 365
17 27 (16.27%) HTML
17 27 (16.27%) Problem-Solving
18 25 (15.06%) CSS
18 25 (15.06%) XML
19 24 (14.46%) Windows Server

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 18 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (4.82%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.22%) Confluence
4 5 (3.01%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.20%) Drupal
5 2 (1.20%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) JBoss
6 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.81%) MIS ActiveH
3 2 (1.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (1.20%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.47%) Azure
2 28 (16.87%) Office 365
3 6 (3.61%) AWS
3 6 (3.61%) BlazeMeter
4 4 (2.41%) IaaS
5 3 (1.81%) GitHub
5 3 (1.81%) PaaS
6 2 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.20%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.20%) SaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.88%) DHCP
1 33 (19.88%) DNS
2 29 (17.47%) Firewall
3 22 (13.25%) VPN
4 14 (8.43%) TCP/IP
5 12 (7.23%) Network Security
6 11 (6.63%) IPsec
6 11 (6.63%) LAN
6 11 (6.63%) VoIP
6 11 (6.63%) Wireshark
7 9 (5.42%) HTTP
7 9 (5.42%) WAN
8 8 (4.82%) SSL
8 8 (4.82%) VLAN
9 7 (4.22%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (3.61%) SAN
11 5 (3.01%) Intranet
11 5 (3.01%) NetScaler
12 4 (2.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.01%) QlikView
3 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.20%) DB2
5 2 (1.20%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.20%) MS Access
5 2 (1.20%) MySQL
5 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) Big Data
6 1 (0.60%) DTS
6 1 (0.60%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (10.84%) Cucumber
2 16 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 14 (8.43%) MSI
3 14 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (7.83%) SoapUI
5 12 (7.23%) Selenium
6 11 (6.63%) Postman
7 9 (5.42%) JIRA
7 9 (5.42%) WiX
8 7 (4.22%) JMeter
8 7 (4.22%) LoadRunner
8 7 (4.22%) REST Assured
8 7 (4.22%) The Grinder
9 6 (3.61%) eggPlant
9 6 (3.61%) PhpStorm
10 5 (3.01%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.01%) InstallShield
11 4 (2.41%) Maven
11 4 (2.41%) NUnit
11 4 (2.41%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (13.86%) Finance
2 11 (6.63%) Legal
3 8 (4.82%) Aerospace
3 8 (4.82%) Law
3 8 (4.82%) Local Government
3 8 (4.82%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.81%) Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Back Office
6 2 (1.20%) Electronics
6 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (19.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (16.87%) Developer
3 23 (13.86%) IT Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (10.24%) Analyst
6 13 (7.83%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.63%) Network Engineer
7 11 (6.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.02%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.02%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (6.02%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (5.42%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.42%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.82%) Configuration Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) Administrator
11 7 (4.22%) IT Support
11 7 (4.22%) VMware Engineer
12 6 (3.61%) Junior
12 6 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (24.10%) .NET
2 27 (16.27%) HTML
3 25 (15.06%) CSS
3 25 (15.06%) XML
4 19 (11.45%) ASP.NET
5 17 (10.24%) SOAP
6 16 (9.64%) .NET Framework
7 15 (9.04%) REST
7 15 (9.04%) Web Services
8 13 (7.83%) Ajax
9 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (6.63%) jQuery
10 11 (6.63%) JSON
10 11 (6.63%) WCF
11 10 (6.02%) Node.js
11 10 (6.02%) XSD
12 9 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (5.42%) Vue.js
12 9 (5.42%) WPF
12 9 (5.42%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.61%) Clustering
2 6 (3.61%) iSeries
2 6 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.81%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.81%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.81%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.20%) AS400
6 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.20%) EPoS
6 2 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.20%) Handset
6 2 (1.20%) User Experience
6 2 (1.20%) Verilog
6 2 (1.20%) VHDL
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 100 (60.24%) Windows
2 33 (19.88%) Linux
2 33 (19.88%) Windows 10
3 24 (14.46%) Windows Server
4 19 (11.45%) Windows 7
4 19 (11.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.42%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (4.22%) Unix
8 4 (2.41%) SUSE
8 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.20%) Android
10 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.60%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (18.07%) Change Management
3 27 (16.27%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (13.86%) Project Delivery
5 20 (12.05%) Test Automation
6 16 (9.64%) Information Security
7 15 (9.04%) ITIL
8 14 (8.43%) CRM
8 14 (8.43%) MVC
9 13 (7.83%) Case Management
9 13 (7.83%) Process Improvement
9 13 (7.83%) Technical Leadership
10 12 (7.23%) OO
11 11 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.63%) ERP
11 11 (6.63%) Scrum
11 11 (6.63%) Test Scripting
11 11 (6.63%) Time Management
12 10 (6.02%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 109 (65.66%) PowerShell
2 64 (38.55%) C#
3 59 (35.54%) SQL
4 43 (25.90%) JavaScript
5 33 (19.88%) VB
6 23 (13.86%) Java
7 18 (10.84%) C++
8 17 (10.24%) Python
9 15 (9.04%) PHP
9 15 (9.04%) VBA
10 13 (7.83%) T-SQL
11 11 (6.63%) Perl
12 10 (6.02%) C
13 9 (5.42%) VC++
14 7 (4.22%) Shell Script
15 6 (3.61%) Ruby
16 5 (3.01%) Bash Shell
16 5 (3.01%) C++/CLI
16 5 (3.01%) Groovy
17 4 (2.41%) Ada
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) Degree
2 12 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.41%) CCNA
5 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.81%) MCSA
7 2 (1.20%) CISM
7 2 (1.20%) CISSP
7 2 (1.20%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.20%) MCSE
8 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) ISEB
8 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) GDPR
2 10 (6.02%) SLA
3 7 (4.22%) QA
4 6 (3.61%) PCI DSS
5 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 61 (36.75%) Active Directory
2 29 (17.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.84%) XenApp
4 14 (8.43%) vSphere
5 12 (7.23%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.61%) vCloud
7 5 (3.01%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.01%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.41%) Docker
9 2 (1.20%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.20%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.60%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.60%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.60%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.60%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (22.29%) SCCM
2 7 (4.22%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.41%) WSUS
4 3 (1.81%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.81%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.20%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.20%) PowerCLI
5 2 (1.20%) SCOM
5 2 (1.20%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.20%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.60%) Ansible
6 1 (0.60%) AppManager
6 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (36.75%) VMware
2 58 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 33 (19.88%) HP
4 32 (19.28%) Cisco
5 31 (18.67%) Citrix
6 21 (12.65%) Oracle
7 15 (9.04%) Aruba
8 14 (8.43%) CheckPoint
9 13 (7.83%) IBM
10 11 (6.63%) Dell
11 8 (4.82%) SAP
12 7 (4.22%) Mitel
13 6 (3.61%) Ivanti
14 5 (3.01%) Sage
15 4 (2.41%) EMC
15 4 (2.41%) IBM Sterling
15 4 (2.41%) Intapp
15 4 (2.41%) Juniper
15 4 (2.41%) SolarWinds
15 4 (2.41%) Symantec