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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South East / Kent
Rank 73 101 92
Rank change year-on-year +28 -9  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 12 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.51% 0.44% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 0.86% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +18.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year +1.26% +10.48%  

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 451 581 546
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 56.73% 50.92% 58.09%
Number of salaries quoted 365 501 485
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -7.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in Kent over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VBScript in Kent

VBScript
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 12 £32,500 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 14 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (71.43%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) SOAP
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) XSLT
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Solaris
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) UML
3 7 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (50.00%) XHTML
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (50.00%) ECMAScript
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Software Testing

VBScript
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) QC Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Change Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) SOAP
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
1 7 (50.00%) XHTML
1 7 (50.00%) XML
1 7 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Solaris
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Change Control
1 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 7 (50.00%) OO
1 7 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (50.00%) Open Source
1 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (50.00%) UML
1 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) IT Governance
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (71.43%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) ECMAScript
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) Perforce
3 3 (21.43%) HP