Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 489 458 434
Rank change year-on-year -31 -24 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 69 86 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.52% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 83 179
South East median annual salary £44,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,650 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%

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 17,605 16,414 20,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.69% 54.47% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15,292 14,311 17,940
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for VBScript in the South East

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the South East over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

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 15 July 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
Thames Valley +21 26 £47,500 - 3
Surrey +2 18 £42,500 -15.00%
Berkshire -8 14 £50,000 +2.56% 3
Hampshire -15 12 £29,750 -7.03% 1
Oxfordshire +1 9 £38,250 -30.45%
West Sussex -2 7 £49,000 +15.29% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 3 £57,500 +4.55%
Kent -2 3 £37,500 +15.38% 2
East Sussex -34 2 £45,000 -
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 South East region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 45 (65.22%) SQL
2 38 (55.07%) Windows
3 29 (42.03%) PowerShell
4 28 (40.58%) VB
5 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
6 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
6 25 (36.23%) C#
7 22 (31.88%) .NET
8 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 21 (30.43%) Finance
9 20 (28.99%) VMware
9 20 (28.99%) T-SQL
10 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 16 (23.19%) MySQL
11 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (21.74%) Oracle
12 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
13 14 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET
14 13 (18.84%) HTML
14 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Excel
14 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
15 12 (17.39%) Windows 10
16 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (15.94%) SCCM
17 10 (14.49%) HP
17 10 (14.49%) Classic ASP
18 9 (13.04%) Citrix

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 3 (4.35%) CICS
1 3 (4.35%) CMS
1 3 (4.35%) Confluence
1 3 (4.35%) EPiServer
1 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (4.35%) GroupWise
1 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.35%) SAS
1 3 (4.35%) Skype for Business
1 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
1 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.90%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) DAB
2 4 (5.80%) PCoIP
2 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (4.35%) Skype
3 3 (4.35%) VoIP
4 2 (2.90%) DHCP
4 2 (2.90%) NAS
4 2 (2.90%) SAN
5 1 (1.45%) HTTP
5 1 (1.45%) LAN
5 1 (1.45%) SSL
5 1 (1.45%) WAN
5 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.19%) MySQL
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.25%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.35%) DB2
6 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.25%) JIRA
4 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.35%) MSI
5 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.90%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.90%) Selenium
7 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.45%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.45%) JMeter
7 1 (1.45%) JUnit
7 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.45%) Subversion
7 1 (1.45%) WinDbg
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Back Office
2 4 (5.80%) Online Betting
2 4 (5.80%) Publishing
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Analyst
2 15 (21.74%) Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Integration Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.80%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) .NET
2 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.84%) HTML
4 10 (14.49%) Classic ASP
5 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
6 7 (10.14%) CSS
6 7 (10.14%) Web Services
6 7 (10.14%) XML
7 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (8.70%) jQuery
8 4 (5.80%) JSON
8 4 (5.80%) REST
8 4 (5.80%) WinForms
9 3 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.90%) EDI
10 2 (2.90%) SOAP
10 2 (2.90%) Velocity
10 2 (2.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.80%) User Experience
3 3 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) PKI
5 1 (1.45%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) PMI
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.07%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.39%) Windows 10
5 9 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.59%) Linux
7 6 (8.70%) Unix
8 4 (5.80%) Solaris
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
3 7 (10.14%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (10.14%) ITIL
3 7 (10.14%) Open Source
3 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.14%) Web Development
4 6 (8.70%) MVC
4 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.25%) ERP
5 5 (7.25%) SDLC
5 5 (7.25%) System Testing
6 4 (5.80%) Change Management
6 4 (5.80%) High Availability
6 4 (5.80%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.80%) Process Improvement
6 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (65.22%) SQL
2 29 (42.03%) PowerShell
3 28 (40.58%) VB
4 25 (36.23%) C#
5 20 (28.99%) T-SQL
6 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 8 (11.59%) C++
7 8 (11.59%) Java
7 8 (11.59%) PL/SQL
8 7 (10.14%) C
9 5 (7.25%) Perl
9 5 (7.25%) Python
10 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.35%) Ada
11 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
11 3 (4.35%) COBOL
11 3 (4.35%) PL/1
11 3 (4.35%) REXX
11 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) ISEB
3 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.80%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.35%) MCP
4 3 (4.35%) PMP
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.14%) XenApp
5 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.35%) ACF2
6 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.35%) NDS
6 3 (4.35%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 3 (4.35%) RACF
7 1 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) SCCM
2 7 (10.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (10.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (5.80%) vRealize
4 3 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (4.35%) HP ALM
4 3 (4.35%) SCOM
5 2 (2.90%) PowerCLI
5 2 (2.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.99%) VMware
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle
4 10 (14.49%) HP
5 9 (13.04%) Citrix
6 7 (10.14%) IBM
7 3 (4.35%) Cisco
7 3 (4.35%) Google
7 3 (4.35%) Tableau
8 2 (2.90%) Compaq
8 2 (2.90%) SAP
9 1 (1.45%) CyberSource
9 1 (1.45%) Perforce
9 1 (1.45%) Progress
9 1 (1.45%) Sophos