Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 331 381
Rank change year-on-year +75 +50 -66
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 99 67 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.82% 0.45% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 0.83% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 61 38 21
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86% +8.82%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £46,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,625 8,118 8,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.53% 53.99% 49.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,442 6,908 6,820
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the Midlands

VBScript
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for VBScript in the Midlands

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the Midlands

VBScript
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
West Midlands +58 52 £36,250 -14.71% 14
East Midlands +40 47 £42,500 +37.10% 6
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 70 (70.71%) PowerShell
2 65 (65.66%) SQL
3 56 (56.57%) Windows
4 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (38.38%) Degree
6 36 (36.36%) C#
7 35 (35.35%) VMware
8 34 (34.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 33 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 32 (32.32%) SQL Server
11 30 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
12 29 (29.29%) MCSE
12 29 (29.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (28.28%) SCCM
13 28 (28.28%) Self-Motivation
14 26 (26.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (24.24%) Windows 10
16 23 (23.23%) Data Centre
16 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (23.23%) Active Directory
17 22 (22.22%) WSUS
17 22 (22.22%) Computer Science
18 21 (21.21%) Software Engineering
19 20 (20.20%) ITIL
19 20 (20.20%) .NET
19 20 (20.20%) Windows 7
20 19 (19.19%) Linux
21 18 (18.18%) HTML
22 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Office
22 17 (17.17%) MCP

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 11 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.09%) Joomla!
2 9 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.04%) Confluence
3 4 (4.04%) IIS
3 4 (4.04%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.02%) nginx
5 1 (1.01%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.03%) Workfront
2 1 (1.01%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (14.14%) Office 365
3 11 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.06%) IaaS
4 6 (6.06%) PaaS
5 4 (4.04%) GitHub
5 4 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (4.04%) npm
5 4 (4.04%) NuGet
6 3 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) DNS
2 9 (9.09%) VPN
3 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.07%) Firewall
4 7 (7.07%) VoIP
5 6 (6.06%) DHCP
5 6 (6.06%) VLAN
6 4 (4.04%) HTTP
6 4 (4.04%) Internet
6 4 (4.04%) IPv4
6 4 (4.04%) IPv6
6 4 (4.04%) Network Security
7 1 (1.01%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.32%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.01%) EDMS
6 1 (1.01%) MS Access
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (2.02%) AdminStudio
4 2 (2.02%) MSI
5 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.01%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.01%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.01%) JIRA
5 1 (1.01%) Selenium
5 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.01%) Subversion
5 1 (1.01%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (16.16%) Retail
2 3 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Developer
2 17 (17.17%) SCCM Engineer
2 17 (17.17%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) Applications Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Automation Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.04%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) SSRS Analyst
10 3 (3.03%) IT Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.03%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) .NET
2 18 (18.18%) HTML
3 10 (10.10%) .NET Framework
3 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.10%) REST
4 9 (9.09%) CSS
4 9 (9.09%) CSS3
4 9 (9.09%) HTML5
4 9 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (8.08%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.08%) Backbone.js
5 8 (8.08%) Entity Framework
5 8 (8.08%) LINQ
5 8 (8.08%) WPF
6 7 (7.07%) Web Services
7 6 (6.06%) SOAP
7 6 (6.06%) WSH
8 5 (5.05%) XML
9 4 (4.04%) JSON
9 4 (4.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (23.23%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 8 (8.08%) Clustering
5 8 (8.08%) SCADA
6 6 (6.06%) Driving Licence
7 4 (4.04%) CCTV
7 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.04%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.01%) CMDB
8 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 56 (56.57%) Windows
2 24 (24.24%) Windows 10
3 20 (20.20%) Windows 7
4 19 (19.19%) Linux
5 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
6 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.07%) AIX
9 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.34%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 21 (21.21%) Software Engineering
5 20 (20.20%) ITIL
6 17 (17.17%) Data Protection
6 17 (17.17%) Problem Management
7 16 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (16.16%) Project Management
8 15 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (13.13%) DevOps
9 13 (13.13%) Service Management
10 12 (12.12%) Incident Management
11 11 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
11 11 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 10 (10.10%) Test Automation
12 10 (10.10%) Test Scripting
12 10 (10.10%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (70.71%) PowerShell
2 65 (65.66%) SQL
3 36 (36.36%) C#
4 11 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 9 (9.09%) PHP
5 9 (9.09%) Python
5 9 (9.09%) VB
6 8 (8.08%) Perl
7 6 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.05%) VBA
9 4 (4.04%) Go
9 4 (4.04%) Ruby
10 1 (1.01%) IronPython
10 1 (1.01%) Java
10 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (38.38%) Degree
2 30 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (29.29%) MCSE
3 29 (29.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (17.17%) MCP
5 12 (12.12%) MCSA
6 7 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.04%) CISM
7 4 (4.04%) CISSP
7 4 (4.04%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.01%) ISEB
9 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.17%) GDPR
2 11 (11.11%) SLA
3 9 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (23.23%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.17%) Hyper-V
3 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.07%) Docker
4 7 (7.07%) XenServer
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.02%) vSphere
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (28.28%) SCCM
2 22 (22.22%) WSUS
3 7 (7.07%) Control-M
3 7 (7.07%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (6.06%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.03%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (3.03%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.02%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.02%) SCOM
6 2 (2.02%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (35.35%) VMware
2 33 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.17%) IBM
4 7 (7.07%) Cisco
4 7 (7.07%) Citrix
4 7 (7.07%) McAfee
4 7 (7.07%) Symantec
5 4 (4.04%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.04%) BT
5 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.04%) F5
5 4 (4.04%) Google
5 4 (4.04%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.03%) Ivanti
6 3 (3.03%) Remedy
7 2 (2.02%) Dell
7 2 (2.02%) HP
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle
8 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.01%) MuleSoft