Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 444 461 462
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 -78
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 102 92 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.30% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.58% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 75 68 158
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,625 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +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 18,565 15,871 20,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.59% 52.36% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16,163 13,833 17,958
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £64,150 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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 49 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire +10 25 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Surrey +16 23 £42,500 +41.67% 4
Oxfordshire -3 15 £37,000 +27.59%
Hampshire -26 13 £35,000 +10.24%
East Sussex -5 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £50,000 -9.09%
West Sussex +2 3 £39,500 -5.39%
Kent +1 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 55 (53.92%) PowerShell
2 51 (50.00%) Windows
3 50 (49.02%) C#
4 46 (45.10%) SQL
4 46 (45.10%) .NET
5 39 (38.24%) VB
6 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
6 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
7 32 (31.37%) Active Directory
8 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
9 26 (25.49%) HTML
9 26 (25.49%) T-SQL
10 25 (24.51%) ASP.NET
10 25 (24.51%) .NET Framework
11 23 (22.55%) VMware
12 22 (21.57%) C++
12 22 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (21.57%) Security Cleared
13 21 (20.59%) SC Cleared
13 21 (20.59%) Linux
13 21 (20.59%) Configuration Management
14 20 (19.61%) DNS
14 20 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (17.65%) CSS
16 17 (16.67%) Windows 10
17 16 (15.69%) Java
17 16 (15.69%) Windows 7
18 15 (14.71%) C
18 15 (14.71%) HTTP
19 14 (13.73%) Classic ASP

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 (6.86%) IIS
2 6 (5.88%) CMS
2 6 (5.88%) EPiServer
2 6 (5.88%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.94%) GroupWise
3 3 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.94%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.96%) CICS
4 2 (1.96%) Confluence
4 2 (1.96%) SAS
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.92%) Office 365
4 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.96%) iPaaS
5 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.61%) DNS
2 15 (14.71%) HTTP
3 10 (9.80%) SSL
3 10 (9.80%) Wireshark
4 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.92%) DAB
5 4 (3.92%) DHCP
5 4 (3.92%) SMTP
5 4 (3.92%) VoIP
6 3 (2.94%) Internet
6 3 (2.94%) NAS
6 3 (2.94%) SAN
6 3 (2.94%) Skype
7 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.98%) FTP
8 1 (0.98%) LAN
8 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.84%) MySQL
4 7 (6.86%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) DB2
7 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) WinDbg
2 8 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.92%) HP UFT
5 4 (3.92%) JIRA
6 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.94%) MSI
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.96%) Subversion
8 1 (0.98%) JMeter
8 1 (0.98%) JUnit
8 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (25.49%) Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) C# Developer
3 16 (15.69%) HTML Developer
4 12 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
4 12 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.80%) Development Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Escalation Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) .NET Software Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Ada Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Ada Software Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Administrator
8 6 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (45.10%) .NET
2 26 (25.49%) HTML
3 25 (24.51%) .NET Framework
3 25 (24.51%) ASP.NET
4 18 (17.65%) CSS
5 14 (13.73%) AngularJS
5 14 (13.73%) Classic ASP
5 14 (13.73%) jQuery
5 14 (13.73%) JSON
6 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (11.76%) CSS3
6 12 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 12 (11.76%) HTML5
6 12 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (10.78%) XML
8 5 (4.90%) REST
9 4 (3.92%) SOAP
9 4 (3.92%) Velocity
10 2 (1.96%) Web Services
10 2 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.92%) PKI
2 4 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.96%) CMDB
4 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (50.00%) Windows
2 22 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (20.59%) Linux
4 17 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 16 (15.69%) Windows 7
6 14 (13.73%) Windows Server
7 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (8.82%) Unix
9 3 (2.94%) Solaris
10 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) Configuration Management
2 20 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (12.75%) Web Development
4 12 (11.76%) ITIL
5 11 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
6 10 (9.80%) Data Analysis
7 9 (8.82%) Integration Testing
7 9 (8.82%) Process Improvement
8 8 (7.84%) Change Control
8 8 (7.84%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (7.84%) Data Strategy
8 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.88%) DevOps
9 6 (5.88%) Load Balancing
9 6 (5.88%) SDLC
10 5 (4.90%) Open Source
10 5 (4.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (53.92%) PowerShell
2 50 (49.02%) C#
3 46 (45.10%) SQL
4 39 (38.24%) VB
5 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
6 26 (25.49%) T-SQL
7 22 (21.57%) C++
8 16 (15.69%) Java
9 15 (14.71%) C
10 12 (11.76%) Python
10 12 (11.76%) VB6
11 8 (7.84%) Ada
12 5 (4.90%) Perl
13 4 (3.92%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
14 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.96%) COBOL
15 2 (1.96%) PL/1
15 2 (1.96%) REXX
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Security Cleared
2 21 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) DBS Check
4 5 (4.90%) ISEB
5 4 (3.92%) Degree
5 4 (3.92%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.94%) HP AIS
6 3 (2.94%) MCP
7 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.96%) PMP
8 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 32 (31.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.80%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.94%) NDS
4 3 (2.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 3 (2.94%) XenApp
5 2 (1.96%) ACF2
5 2 (1.96%) RACF
Systems Management
1 13 (12.75%) SCCM
2 8 (7.84%) SCOM
3 5 (4.90%) HP ALM
3 5 (4.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (4.90%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (4.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.92%) PowerCLI
5 3 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.98%) PingFederate
6 1 (0.98%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.55%) VMware
3 11 (10.78%) HP
4 10 (9.80%) Progress
4 10 (9.80%) Sophos
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle
6 4 (3.92%) Cisco
6 4 (3.92%) Citrix
6 4 (3.92%) DevExpress
6 4 (3.92%) IBM
7 3 (2.94%) Tableau
8 2 (1.96%) Dell
8 2 (1.96%) Jitterbit
8 2 (1.96%) Perforce
9 1 (0.98%) Capita
9 1 (0.98%) CyberSource
9 1 (0.98%) Google