Period
to 25 July 2021

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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 404 326 486
Rank change year-on-year -78 +160 +16
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 22 25 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 27
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,600 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £37,000 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,750 £42,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.71% -10.53% +11.76%
75th Percentile £53,750 £49,625 £52,500
90th Percentile " £53,500 "
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

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 9,025 6,872 14,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.29% 56.08% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6,768 5,877 12,298
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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
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 25 July 2021. 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
Thames Valley -50 12 £47,500 +22.58% 6
Berkshire -33 7 £47,500 +18.75% 5
East Sussex - 5 £52,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £47,500 -
Hampshire -79 3 - -
Kent -26 2 £40,000 - 1
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2021, 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 15 (68.18%) Social Skills
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Citrix
5 9 (40.91%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) Python
6 8 (36.36%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
8 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
8 6 (27.27%) REST
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) JIRA
8 6 (27.27%) Selenium
8 6 (27.27%) XML
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) VB
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) DHCP
9 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (22.73%) VMware
9 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) NUnit
9 5 (22.73%) Maven
9 5 (22.73%) MSTest
9 5 (22.73%) TestNG
9 5 (22.73%) JBehave

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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Azure
2 3 (13.64%) BrowserStack
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (9.09%) TestFlight
4 1 (4.55%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DHCP
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) JBehave
2 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) Maven
2 5 (22.73%) MSTest
2 5 (22.73%) NUnit
2 5 (22.73%) TestNG
2 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
3 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) JMeter
3 4 (18.18%) Postman
3 4 (18.18%) REST Assured
3 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.55%) eggPlant
5 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.55%) The Grinder
General
1 15 (68.18%) Social Skills
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Automotive
3 3 (13.64%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 2 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) REST
1 6 (27.27%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 3 (13.64%) JSON
3 3 (13.64%) JSP
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) React
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) WSH
5 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Public Cloud
2 4 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Life Science
3 3 (13.64%) Renewable Energy
3 3 (13.64%) Replication
4 2 (9.09%) Clustering
4 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
5 1 (4.55%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Android
4 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
2 5 (22.73%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 5 (22.73%) Principle of Least Privilege
2 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Leadership
2 5 (22.73%) Threat Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) BDD
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Logistics
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) VB
7 3 (13.64%) Perl
8 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
8 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.09%) XPath
9 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
1 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
1 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (13.64%) WSUS
2 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Citrix
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) Sun
5 3 (13.64%) Veritas
6 2 (9.09%) Avaya
6 2 (9.09%) EMC
6 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle