The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 97 109 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.063% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.12% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £37,500 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +1.35%
VBScript
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
647 826 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.53% 51.85% 55.52%
Number of salaries quoted 434 560 422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VBScript
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Edinburgh region.

VBScript Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript.

1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 4 (33.33%) MetaFrame
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) VB
4 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) VB6
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
2 1 (8.33%) QAComplete
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 2 (16.67%) XSD
4 2 (16.67%) XSLT
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 1 (8.33%) XSL
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) User Stories
2 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
2 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) VB6
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) MetaFrame
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) Altiris