Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England > North of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 373 437 434
Rank change year-on-year +64 -3 -8
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 39 29 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.23% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.27% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 56
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £39,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.28% +1.95% -3.75%
10th Percentile £31,050 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £45,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 8,646 10,870 13,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 50.49% 52.73% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7,097 9,051 11,209
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,323 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the North of England

VBScript
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for VBScript in the North of England

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the North of England over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the North of England

VBScript
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the North of England region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
North West +59 34 £42,500 +10.39% 13
Yorkshire +36 4 £39,750 -0.63% 2
North East - 1 £32,500 - 6
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 North of England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 29 (74.36%) C#
2 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
3 24 (61.54%) SQL
3 24 (61.54%) Java
3 24 (61.54%) Selenium
3 24 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (56.41%) .NET
5 21 (53.85%) Shell Script
5 21 (53.85%) Cucumber
6 18 (46.15%) WebDriver
7 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (43.59%) REST
7 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
8 16 (41.03%) Docker
8 16 (41.03%) Maven
9 15 (38.46%) NUnit
9 15 (38.46%) TestNG
9 15 (38.46%) JUnit
9 15 (38.46%) GitHub
9 15 (38.46%) Bitbucket
10 14 (35.90%) Hudson
10 14 (35.90%) SOAP
10 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (33.33%) Scrum
11 13 (33.33%) BDD
11 13 (33.33%) Microservices
11 13 (33.33%) Appium
12 9 (23.08%) Ruby
12 9 (23.08%) Python

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 5 (12.82%) CMS
1 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
1 5 (12.82%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) GitHub
2 4 (10.26%) Azure
3 3 (7.69%) AWS
3 3 (7.69%) Office 365
4 2 (5.13%) Power Platform
4 2 (5.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DHCP
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (5.13%) Broadband
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) NAS
3 2 (5.13%) SMTP
3 2 (5.13%) SNMP
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) Telnet
3 2 (5.13%) VoIP
3 2 (5.13%) Wireless
4 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MS Access
2 2 (5.13%) Power BI
2 2 (5.13%) QlikView
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Selenium
2 21 (53.85%) Cucumber
3 18 (46.15%) WebDriver
4 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
4 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (41.03%) Maven
6 15 (38.46%) Bitbucket
6 15 (38.46%) JUnit
6 15 (38.46%) NUnit
6 15 (38.46%) TestNG
7 14 (35.90%) Hudson
8 13 (33.33%) Appium
9 8 (20.51%) SoapUI
10 7 (17.95%) HP UFT
10 7 (17.95%) Protractor
11 6 (15.38%) Postman
12 5 (12.82%) FitNesse
13 3 (7.69%) JMeter
14 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
1 5 (12.82%) Fire and Rescue
1 5 (12.82%) Police
1 5 (12.82%) Public Sector
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Test Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Test Automation Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) QlikView Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) .NET
2 17 (43.59%) REST
3 14 (35.90%) SOAP
4 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.13%) Nightwatchjs
6 1 (2.56%) Pyramid
6 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Handset
2 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.56%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (33.33%) BDD
4 13 (33.33%) Microservices
4 13 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (20.51%) ETL
5 8 (20.51%) SDLC
6 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Test Strategy
6 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.82%) Content Management
8 5 (12.82%) Information Management
8 5 (12.82%) Prototyping
8 5 (12.82%) Web Development
8 5 (12.82%) Workflow
9 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
2 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
3 24 (61.54%) Java
3 24 (61.54%) SQL
4 21 (53.85%) Shell Script
5 9 (23.08%) Python
5 9 (23.08%) Ruby
6 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
7 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
8 4 (10.26%) VB
9 2 (5.13%) Groovy
9 2 (5.13%) Scala
9 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) CCNP
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCSE
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CCSP
3 2 (5.13%) CCVP
3 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Nintex
3 3 (7.69%) Dell
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) CA
4 2 (5.13%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (5.13%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Ivanti
4 2 (5.13%) Micro Focus
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Parasoft
4 2 (5.13%) Remedy
4 2 (5.13%) Sonus
4 2 (5.13%) Tableau
5 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) EMC