The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 82 91
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.15% 0.32% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.62% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 10
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +63.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.67%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 364 481 666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 54.25% 50.74% 61.61%
Number of salaries quoted 322 429 592
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Kent

VBScript
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript in Kent.

Salary trend for VBScript in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) ECMAScript
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (38.46%) XHTML
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Infor CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle9i Database
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QC Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Change Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) XHTML
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) XSLT
3 1 (7.69%) Dojo
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) CMDB
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Control
1 5 (38.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
1 5 (38.46%) OO
1 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
1 5 (38.46%) SDLC
1 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
1 5 (38.46%) UML
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) IT Governance
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) System Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 5 (38.46%) ECMAScript
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Perforce
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Infor