Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England > South East
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 354 461 458
Rank change year-on-year +107 -3 +17
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 42 56 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.39% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 77
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,300 £28,250
90th Percentile £55,475 £56,600 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 9,075 14,343 17,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.22% 54.67% 58.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7,682 12,185 15,368
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the South East

VBScript
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VBScript in the South East.

Salary trend for VBScript in the South East

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VBScript in the South East over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the South East

VBScript
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the South East region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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 Sussex +36 16 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Thames Valley +83 14 £40,500 +3.85%
Buckinghamshire +45 10 £40,500 +68.75%
Surrey +34 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Hampshire +65 4 £47,500 +35.71%
Berkshire +57 4 £40,000 -
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) PowerShell
3 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
5 18 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (42.86%) SQL
5 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 18 (42.86%) Firewall
6 17 (40.48%) SCCM
7 16 (38.10%) C#
8 14 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 14 (33.33%) HP
8 14 (33.33%) Office 365
9 12 (28.57%) Dell
9 12 (28.57%) .NET
9 12 (28.57%) HTML
10 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
10 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
10 11 (26.19%) Clustering
10 11 (26.19%) WSUS
10 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
11 10 (23.81%) MVC
11 10 (23.81%) WAN
11 10 (23.81%) DHCP
11 10 (23.81%) DNS
11 10 (23.81%) VB
11 10 (23.81%) LAN
12 9 (21.43%) Linux
12 9 (21.43%) ITIL

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Office 365
2 9 (21.43%) SaaS
3 4 (9.52%) Azure
4 3 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.76%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) DHCP
2 10 (23.81%) DNS
2 10 (23.81%) LAN
2 10 (23.81%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) Broadband
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.14%) NAS
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
3 3 (7.14%) SMTP
3 3 (7.14%) SNMP
3 3 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) IPsec
4 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.38%) VLAN
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (7.14%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) Power BI
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.38%) DTS
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.90%) Jasmine
1 5 (11.90%) Mocha
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.14%) WinDbg
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.38%) NUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Developer
3 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 8 (19.05%) IT Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Junior
8 4 (9.52%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
9 3 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
1 12 (28.57%) HTML
2 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
3 9 (21.43%) Web Services
4 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
5 7 (16.67%) CSS
5 7 (16.67%) XML
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (11.90%) Express
6 5 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (11.90%) Node.js
6 5 (11.90%) XSLT
7 4 (9.52%) Classic ASP
7 4 (9.52%) jQuery
8 3 (7.14%) Ajax
8 3 (7.14%) WinForms
9 2 (4.76%) HTML5
10 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Handset
3 2 (4.76%) EPoS
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Linux
4 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.52%) Unix
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (23.81%) MVC
3 9 (21.43%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (16.67%) High Availability
4 7 (16.67%) TDD
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) Analytics
6 5 (11.90%) BDD
6 5 (11.90%) MVVM
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) Information Security
7 4 (9.52%) Product Roadmap
7 4 (9.52%) Project Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Remediation Plan
7 4 (9.52%) Runbook
7 4 (9.52%) Thought Leadership
7 4 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) PowerShell
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
6 10 (23.81%) VB
7 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) VB6
8 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) CISM
2 3 (7.14%) CISSP
2 3 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) GDPR
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
3 3 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) XenApp
4 2 (4.76%) BitLocker
4 2 (4.76%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (4.76%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) SCCM
2 11 (26.19%) WSUS
3 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.38%) AppManager
4 1 (2.38%) MIIS
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) HP
3 12 (28.57%) Dell
4 8 (19.05%) VMware
5 7 (16.67%) Citrix
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco
6 5 (11.90%) Ivanti
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle
7 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 4 (9.52%) Symantec
8 2 (4.76%) Aruba
8 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.38%) Sophos