The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 106 76 92
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 9 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.64% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 1.20% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £32,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
776 583 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.44% 52.95% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 543 358 572
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBScript
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) VB
3 8 (44.44%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) XSLT
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) Classic ASP
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) AppSense
6 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (27.78%) VB6
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
6 5 (27.78%) JSON
6 5 (27.78%) Fujitsu
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) XenApp

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Extranet
1 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
1 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) NUnit
1 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
2 2 (11.11%) Fiddler
2 2 (11.11%) TestComplete
2 2 (11.11%) QAComplete
3 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Trainee Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (38.89%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) XSLT
4 5 (27.78%) Classic ASP
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 5 (27.78%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
5 2 (11.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Informatics
1 4 (22.22%) Health Informatics
2 2 (11.11%) CMDB
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) User Stories
3 4 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) V-Model
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Test Management
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
1 10 (55.56%) VB
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 5 (27.78%) VB6
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) HL7
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) XenApp
1 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
1 5 (27.78%) AppSense
1 5 (27.78%) Fujitsu
2 2 (11.11%) Laserfiche
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Symantec
2 2 (11.11%) Thunderhead
2 2 (11.11%) VMware