Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 463 468 438
Rank change year-on-year +5 -30 0
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 71 71 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.45% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 64 68 156
South East median annual salary £44,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £55,875 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%

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 16,717 15,899 18,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.93% 55.33% 52.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14,501 13,812 16,714
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +28 28 £38,500 -18.95% 6
Surrey +21 18 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Berkshire -2 16 £40,250 -15.26% 2
Hampshire -12 16 £45,000 +40.63% 1
Oxfordshire +13 9 £38,000 -30.91% 1
West Sussex -8 6 £49,000 +12.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £57,500 +4.55% 3
Kent +13 2 - - 1
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 34 (47.89%) Windows
3 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
4 28 (39.44%) PowerShell
5 26 (36.62%) .NET
6 25 (35.21%) C#
6 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
7 24 (33.80%) VB
8 23 (32.39%) HTML
8 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET
9 22 (30.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
11 18 (25.35%) T-SQL
12 17 (23.94%) VMware
13 15 (21.13%) SCCM
13 15 (21.13%) Finance
13 15 (21.13%) Windows 10
14 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
15 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
15 13 (18.31%) Web Services
16 12 (16.90%) Visual Studio
16 12 (16.90%) Classic ASP
17 11 (15.49%) Security Cleared
17 11 (15.49%) Oracle
18 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Office
18 10 (14.08%) CSS
18 10 (14.08%) MySQL
18 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Excel

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 (4.23%) CMS
1 3 (4.23%) EPiServer
1 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
1 3 (4.23%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.82%) CICS
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
2 2 (2.82%) IIS
2 2 (2.82%) SAS
2 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.45%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) DNS
1 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.63%) DAB
2 4 (5.63%) PCoIP
3 3 (4.23%) HTTP
3 3 (4.23%) Skype
3 3 (4.23%) SMTP
4 2 (2.82%) FTP
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) Firewall
5 1 (1.41%) Internet
5 1 (1.41%) IPsec
5 1 (1.41%) NAS
5 1 (1.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.41%) VLAN
5 1 (1.41%) VoIP
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (14.08%) MySQL
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.82%) DB2
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.41%) DTS
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
4 7 (9.86%) JIRA
5 4 (5.63%) AdminStudio
5 4 (5.63%) MSI
6 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Back Office
2 4 (5.63%) Online Betting
2 4 (5.63%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (16.90%) SQL Developer
4 10 (14.08%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (9.86%) VB Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.04%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Citrix Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Software Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) .NET
2 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET
2 23 (32.39%) HTML
3 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
3 13 (18.31%) Web Services
4 12 (16.90%) Classic ASP
5 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (14.08%) CSS
6 9 (12.68%) XML
7 8 (11.27%) jQuery
8 7 (9.86%) REST
9 6 (8.45%) HTML5
9 6 (8.45%) SOAP
10 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.63%) Ajax
11 4 (5.63%) CSS3
11 4 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (5.63%) LINQ
11 4 (5.63%) Software Packaging
11 4 (5.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) User Experience
2 6 (8.45%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) CMDB
4 1 (1.41%) PMI
4 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Windows
2 15 (21.13%) Windows 10
3 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
4 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
5 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.45%) Linux
7 4 (5.63%) Unix
7 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.82%) Solaris
9 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (14.08%) MVC
2 8 (11.27%) Data Strategy
2 8 (11.27%) Migration
2 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
3 7 (9.86%) Change Control
3 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (9.86%) ITIL
4 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.45%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (8.45%) Project Management
5 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.63%) Application Packaging
6 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.63%) Release Management
6 4 (5.63%) Scrum
6 4 (5.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 28 (39.44%) PowerShell
3 25 (35.21%) C#
3 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
4 24 (33.80%) VB
5 18 (25.35%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.86%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.63%) C
8 4 (5.63%) C++
8 4 (5.63%) Python
9 3 (4.23%) Java
9 3 (4.23%) Perl
10 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.82%) COBOL
10 2 (2.82%) PL/1
10 2 (2.82%) REXX
10 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) Degree
3 5 (7.04%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) ISEB
4 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.82%) MCSE
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) PMP
6 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.63%) XenApp
4 4 (5.63%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.82%) ACF2
5 2 (2.82%) RACF
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) SCCM
2 4 (5.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (5.63%) SCOM
2 4 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (5.63%) vRealize
2 4 (5.63%) WSUS
3 2 (2.82%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) VMware
3 11 (15.49%) Oracle
4 7 (9.86%) HP
4 7 (9.86%) IBM
5 6 (8.45%) Citrix
6 4 (5.63%) Autodesk
7 3 (4.23%) Google
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco
8 2 (2.82%) Compaq
8 2 (2.82%) SAP
9 1 (1.41%) Avaya
9 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.41%) Cognos
9 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.41%) Sophos
9 1 (1.41%) Tableau