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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 96 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 10 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.93% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 1.81% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £32,400 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.20% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
782 720 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.72% 51.39% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 557 475 424
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 October 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) SCOM
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
6 3 (23.08%) UML
6 3 (23.08%) XSD
6 3 (23.08%) JSP
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Finance

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (15.38%) SMTP
2 2 (15.38%) SNMP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
1 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (7.69%) ERwin
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
7 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
7 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) XSD
3 3 (23.08%) JSP
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) Lua
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) VB6
4 2 (15.38%) Erlang
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) Smalltalk
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) C
5 1 (7.69%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits + Expenses
Posted: 8 days ago