Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 449 465 466
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1 -102
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 109 96 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.60% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 78 72 171
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +7.79%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £59,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 18,237 16,072 21,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.79% 51.13% 51.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15,919 13,963 18,774
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +52 45 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Surrey +2 29 £33,500 -25.56% 2
Berkshire +24 23 £43,250 -3.89% 5
East Sussex -2 21 £45,000 -10.00%
Oxfordshire -6 12 £37,000 -13.45% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 10 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Hampshire -34 9 £40,000 +25.98% 6
Kent +7 3 £36,250 +7.41% 1
West Sussex +3 2 £39,500 -5.95%
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 60 (55.05%) PowerShell
2 58 (53.21%) C#
3 57 (52.29%) .NET
4 53 (48.62%) Windows
5 46 (42.20%) VB
6 43 (39.45%) SQL
7 42 (38.53%) SQL Server
7 42 (38.53%) JavaScript
8 38 (34.86%) .NET Framework
9 35 (32.11%) Active Directory
10 33 (30.28%) HTML
10 33 (30.28%) T-SQL
11 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET
12 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
13 26 (23.85%) Configuration Management
13 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
14 25 (22.94%) SC Cleared
14 25 (22.94%) DNS
14 25 (22.94%) CSS
15 24 (22.02%) C++
16 23 (21.10%) Classic ASP
16 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (20.18%) JSON
17 22 (20.18%) Web Development
18 21 (19.27%) VB6
19 20 (18.35%) VMware
19 20 (18.35%) jQuery
19 20 (18.35%) HTML5
19 20 (18.35%) Entity Framework
19 20 (18.35%) CSS3

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 7 (6.42%) IIS
2 6 (5.50%) CMS
2 6 (5.50%) EPiServer
2 6 (5.50%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.92%) Apache
4 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon Glacier
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (2.75%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.75%) Office 365
2 3 (2.75%) SaaS
2 3 (2.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.83%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.94%) DNS
2 16 (14.68%) HTTP
3 11 (10.09%) SSL
3 11 (10.09%) Wireshark
4 8 (7.34%) DHCP
4 8 (7.34%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.67%) Firewall
5 4 (3.67%) Internet
5 4 (3.67%) SMTP
6 3 (2.75%) DAB
6 3 (2.75%) VoIP
7 2 (1.83%) LAN
7 2 (1.83%) SAN
7 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.92%) FTP
8 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.92%) NAS
8 1 (0.92%) VLAN
8 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (38.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.42%) MySQL
4 6 (5.50%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) WinDbg
2 8 (7.34%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.75%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.92%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.92%) JIRA
5 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.92%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Retail
3 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (29.36%) Developer
2 25 (22.94%) C# Developer
3 24 (22.02%) HTML Developer
4 21 (19.27%) C# Web Developer
4 21 (19.27%) Web Developer
5 12 (11.01%) Analyst
6 11 (10.09%) Development Engineer
6 11 (10.09%) Escalation Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) .NET Software Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) Ada Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) Ada Software Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Installations Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (52.29%) .NET
2 38 (34.86%) .NET Framework
3 33 (30.28%) HTML
4 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET
5 25 (22.94%) CSS
6 23 (21.10%) Classic ASP
7 22 (20.18%) JSON
8 20 (18.35%) AngularJS
8 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (18.35%) CSS3
8 20 (18.35%) Entity Framework
8 20 (18.35%) HTML5
8 20 (18.35%) jQuery
8 20 (18.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (11.01%) XML
10 6 (5.50%) Web Services
11 4 (3.67%) Velocity
12 3 (2.75%) YAML
13 2 (1.83%) REST
13 2 (1.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.67%) PKI
3 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.83%) CMDB
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.92%) Clustering
5 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (48.62%) Windows
2 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (17.43%) Linux
4 18 (16.51%) Windows 10
4 18 (16.51%) Windows 7
5 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (10.09%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.50%) Unix
8 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) Configuration Management
2 22 (20.18%) Web Development
3 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.01%) ITIL
4 11 (10.09%) Data Analysis
4 11 (10.09%) Integration Testing
4 11 (10.09%) Process Improvement
4 11 (10.09%) Software Engineering
5 9 (8.26%) Change Control
5 9 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.34%) Data Strategy
6 8 (7.34%) Project Management
7 7 (6.42%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (6.42%) DevOps
7 7 (6.42%) Structured Programming
8 6 (5.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (5.50%) Functional Testing
8 6 (5.50%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.05%) PowerShell
2 58 (53.21%) C#
3 46 (42.20%) VB
4 43 (39.45%) SQL
5 42 (38.53%) JavaScript
6 33 (30.28%) T-SQL
7 24 (22.02%) C++
8 21 (19.27%) VB6
9 19 (17.43%) C
10 17 (15.60%) Python
11 15 (13.76%) Java
12 10 (9.17%) Ada
13 4 (3.67%) Perl
13 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.92%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
2 25 (22.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.42%) DBS Check
4 4 (3.67%) Degree
5 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.75%) HP AIS
5 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.83%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.92%) ISEB
7 1 (0.92%) MCITP
7 1 (0.92%) MCSA
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 35 (32.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) SCCM
2 5 (4.59%) SCOM
2 5 (4.59%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (3.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (3.67%) PowerCLI
3 4 (3.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.92%) Puppet
5 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.35%) VMware
3 11 (10.09%) Progress
3 11 (10.09%) Sophos
4 7 (6.42%) HP
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle
6 4 (3.67%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.75%) Cisco
8 2 (1.83%) Citrix
8 2 (1.83%) Dell
8 2 (1.83%) IBM
8 2 (1.83%) Jitterbit
8 2 (1.83%) Perforce
8 2 (1.83%) Tableau
9 1 (0.92%) Avaya
9 1 (0.92%) Capita
9 1 (0.92%) CyberSource
9 1 (0.92%) EMC
9 1 (0.92%) Google
9 1 (0.92%) SaltStack