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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 101 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 4 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.40% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.77% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £32,400 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.60%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
678 778 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.86% 52.01% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 451 562 417
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 2 September 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 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) QAComplete
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Sysprep
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
2 1 (16.67%) QAComplete
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 2 (33.33%) V-Model
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) HP