Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 310 399
Rank change year-on-year +14 +89 -87
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 70 81 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.53% 0.52% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 0.98% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 33
Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +19.23% +22.64%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,600 £20,700
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -5.26% +15.85%

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 6,341 8,238 8,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 47.95% 53.33% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5,217 7,123 7,308
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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 +14 45 £32,500 -18.75% 7
East Midlands +5 25 £31,000 - 4
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 54 (77.14%) Windows
2 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 37 (52.86%) SQL
4 35 (50.00%) VMware
4 35 (50.00%) Degree
5 33 (47.14%) SCCM
6 29 (41.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 28 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 28 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
8 27 (38.57%) Windows 10
9 25 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
10 24 (34.29%) Active Directory
10 24 (34.29%) Windows 7
11 21 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (28.57%) C#
12 20 (28.57%) Data Protection
12 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
13 19 (27.14%) MCP
13 19 (27.14%) MCSE
13 19 (27.14%) Software Engineering
13 19 (27.14%) Computer Science
14 18 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (22.86%) WSUS
16 15 (21.43%) Windows Server
16 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving

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 9 (12.86%) Joomla!
2 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.71%) Confluence
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) npm
2 4 (5.71%) NuGet
3 3 (4.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) DHCP
1 10 (14.29%) DNS
1 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 10 (14.29%) VLAN
2 7 (10.00%) VoIP
3 4 (5.71%) Internet
3 4 (5.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.43%) MS Access
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio Code
3 2 (2.86%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.86%) MSI
4 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) SCCM Engineer
2 19 (27.14%) Developer
3 17 (24.29%) Senior SCCM Engineer
4 11 (15.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.86%) Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Web Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Network Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Network Support
7 7 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 7 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) HTML
1 10 (14.29%) WSH
2 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
2 9 (12.86%) Backbone.js
2 9 (12.86%) Entity Framework
2 9 (12.86%) LINQ
2 9 (12.86%) WPF
3 7 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.43%) COM
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 19 (27.14%) Computer Science
4 9 (12.86%) SCADA
5 4 (5.71%) CCTV
5 4 (5.71%) Internet of Things
6 3 (4.29%) Clustering
6 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.43%) CMDB
8 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.43%) Fintech
8 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (77.14%) Windows
2 27 (38.57%) Windows 10
3 24 (34.29%) Windows 7
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.57%) Unix
7 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (41.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 20 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 19 (27.14%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (12.86%) Data Analysis
6 9 (12.86%) Web Development
7 7 (10.00%) Data Security
7 7 (10.00%) ITIL
7 7 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 7 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (10.00%) Time Management
8 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.57%) Service Management
9 5 (7.14%) ITSM
9 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.14%) SDLC
10 4 (5.71%) Coaching
10 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 37 (52.86%) SQL
3 20 (28.57%) C#
4 14 (20.00%) VB
5 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 9 (12.86%) PHP
7 4 (5.71%) VBA
8 3 (4.29%) Perl
8 3 (4.29%) Python
9 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.43%) Java
10 1 (1.43%) Korn
10 1 (1.43%) Ruby
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (50.00%) Degree
2 28 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (27.14%) MCP
4 19 (27.14%) MCSE
5 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.43%) ISEB
5 1 (1.43%) MCTS
5 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) GDPR
2 8 (11.43%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.71%) vSphere
4 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.43%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (47.14%) SCCM
2 16 (22.86%) WSUS
3 7 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.43%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (14.29%) McAfee
4 7 (10.00%) Mitel
4 7 (10.00%) Veeam
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle
6 5 (7.14%) BMC
6 5 (7.14%) Remedy
7 4 (5.71%) Atlassian
7 4 (5.71%) BT
8 3 (4.29%) Cisco
8 3 (4.29%) Symantec
9 1 (1.43%) HP
9 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.43%) Wyse