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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 222 208
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 19 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.25% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.44% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 37
Median salary £41,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.27% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £44,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.67%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3305 2988 3378
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 62.45% 56.99% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2814 2573 2908
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -20 11 £41,500 -8.79%
Devon - 3 £45,000 -
Somerset - 3 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +4 2 £46,250 -7.50%
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 30 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 23 (65.71%) .NET
3 22 (62.86%) SQL
4 20 (57.14%) VB
5 19 (54.29%) C#
6 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
7 17 (48.57%) Windows
8 15 (42.86%) HTML
8 15 (42.86%) CSS
9 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (31.43%) XML
10 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 10 (28.57%) jQuery
12 9 (25.71%) Ajax
12 9 (25.71%) Classic ASP
13 8 (22.86%) Web Services
13 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
14 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
14 7 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 7 (20.00%) Intranet
15 6 (17.14%) CA
15 6 (17.14%) Lotus
15 6 (17.14%) IBM Notes
15 6 (17.14%) IIS
15 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
15 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (17.14%) Project Management
15 6 (17.14%) Windows Server

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 6 (17.14%) IBM Notes
1 6 (17.14%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) FileNet
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Intranet
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) PBX
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) MySQL
6 2 (5.71%) DB2
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.86%) MS Access
7 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) InstallShield
2 2 (5.71%) MSI
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.86%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Project Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Software Development Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Software QA Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) CSS
2 15 (42.86%) HTML
3 11 (31.43%) XML
4 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 10 (28.57%) jQuery
5 9 (25.71%) Ajax
5 9 (25.71%) Classic ASP
6 8 (22.86%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 5 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (14.29%) XHTML
8 4 (11.43%) XSL
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 3 (8.57%) LAMP
10 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) AS400
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.86%) iSeries
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Project Management
2 5 (14.29%) MVC
3 4 (11.43%) Line Management
3 4 (11.43%) SDLC
3 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (11.43%) Usability Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Defect Management
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Load Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.71%) ERP
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) OO
5 2 (5.71%) Release Management
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 22 (62.86%) SQL
3 20 (57.14%) VB
4 19 (54.29%) C#
5 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 5 (14.29%) VB6
6 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.57%) VBA
8 2 (5.71%) Java
9 1 (2.86%) C++
9 1 (2.86%) COBOL
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.71%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Malwarebytes
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) CA
2 6 (17.14%) Lotus
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) arcserve
5 2 (5.71%) Dell
5 2 (5.71%) SAP
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Webroot
6 1 (2.86%) Epicor
South West England
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