The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 95 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 1.39% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 2.18% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 10
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
722 917 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 57.81% 63.72% 69.19%
Number of salaries quoted 449 584 389
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VBScript
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Glasgow

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Windows NT
3 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
3 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) Web Development
3 6 (54.55%) Validation
3 6 (54.55%) Replication
3 6 (54.55%) Clustering
3 6 (54.55%) Sybase
3 6 (54.55%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) CGI
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Physical Data Model
3 6 (54.55%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (54.55%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (54.55%) Release Management

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) IPv4
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) Sybase ASE
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) XML
1 6 (54.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Replication
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows NT
2 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
1 6 (54.55%) Validation
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) Physical Data Model
1 6 (54.55%) Database Mirroring
1 6 (54.55%) Release Management
2 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) MCSA
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
1 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
1 5 (45.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Sybase
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Compaq
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) VMware