Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 303 294
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 50 42 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.49% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.69% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 67
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,375 £25,975 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,000 £45,245
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.77% +4.38%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6149 6085 6735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.20% 56.01% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5204 5810
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the South West

VBScript
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VBScript in the South West

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the South West

VBScript
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Bristol -14 21 £40,000 +14.29%
Gloucestershire +40 14 £46,250 -7.50%
Wiltshire -1 10 £55,000 +15.79%
Somerset -8 3 £37,500 +4.17% 1
Devon +7 1 - -
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 36 (72.00%) SQL
2 32 (64.00%) .NET
2 32 (64.00%) Windows
3 31 (62.00%) C#
4 30 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (46.00%) XML
6 21 (42.00%) CSS
6 21 (42.00%) HTML
6 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (42.00%) jQuery
7 20 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (34.00%) Java
9 17 (34.00%) CA
9 17 (34.00%) Test Automation
10 16 (32.00%) VB
10 16 (32.00%) Linux
11 15 (30.00%) Software Testing
12 14 (28.00%) Ruby
12 14 (28.00%) JIRA
12 14 (28.00%) Maven
12 14 (28.00%) HP
12 14 (28.00%) Unix
12 14 (28.00%) IIS
12 14 (28.00%) SOAP
12 14 (28.00%) C++
12 14 (28.00%) Ant
12 14 (28.00%) JUnit
12 14 (28.00%) HP UFT

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (28.00%) IIS
2 11 (22.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (6.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) HTTP
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) MS Access
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (28.00%) Ant
2 14 (28.00%) Cucumber
2 14 (28.00%) Eclipse
2 14 (28.00%) HP UFT
2 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (28.00%) JIRA
2 14 (28.00%) JUnit
2 14 (28.00%) Maven
2 14 (28.00%) Selenium
2 14 (28.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.00%) InstallShield
3 5 (10.00%) MSI
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 13 (26.00%) Test Manager
2 11 (22.00%) Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Applications Specialist
4 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Development Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Development Project Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Software Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) .NET
2 23 (46.00%) XML
3 21 (42.00%) CSS
3 21 (42.00%) HTML
3 21 (42.00%) jQuery
4 14 (28.00%) Gherkin
4 14 (28.00%) REST
4 14 (28.00%) SOAP
5 11 (22.00%) J2EE
6 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (16.00%) Web Services
8 7 (14.00%) Ajax
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.00%) XSD
10 3 (6.00%) XSLT
11 2 (4.00%) LAMP
12 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
12 1 (2.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Unix
4 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (14.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 14 (28.00%) Waterfall
5 13 (26.00%) BDD
5 13 (26.00%) TDD
6 9 (18.00%) MVC
7 6 (12.00%) Release Management
8 5 (10.00%) Application Packaging
8 5 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
8 5 (10.00%) Migration
8 5 (10.00%) Proactive Management
8 5 (10.00%) Software Deployment
8 5 (10.00%) Web Development
9 4 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Time Management
9 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.00%) High Availability
10 3 (6.00%) Project Management
10 3 (6.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) SQL
2 31 (62.00%) C#
3 30 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.00%) Java
5 16 (32.00%) VB
6 14 (28.00%) C++
6 14 (28.00%) Groovy
6 14 (28.00%) Python
6 14 (28.00%) Ruby
7 13 (26.00%) Jython
8 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.00%) VBA
10 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 5 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) CA
3 14 (28.00%) HP
4 10 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle
6 3 (6.00%) Lotus
6 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) JDA
7 1 (2.00%) RedPrairie