The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 77 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 32 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.28% 0.81% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 1.27% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
899 789 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.12% 63.89% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 555 515 358
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBScript
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 42 (85.71%) HTML
1 42 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 41 (83.67%) C#
2 41 (83.67%) .NET
3 40 (81.63%) JavaScript
4 38 (77.55%) CSS
5 36 (73.47%) Ajax
6 35 (71.43%) SQL
7 32 (65.31%) SharePoint
7 32 (65.31%) LINQ
8 29 (59.18%) RAD
9 26 (53.06%) Law
10 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
10 25 (51.02%) jQuery
10 25 (51.02%) Unit Testing
11 24 (48.98%) Document Management
12 23 (46.94%) Software Engineering
12 23 (46.94%) Systems Analysis
12 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 23 (46.94%) Legal
13 16 (32.65%) MVC
13 16 (32.65%) Windows
14 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
15 12 (24.49%) IIS
16 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (20.41%) Technical Architecture
16 10 (20.41%) QA
16 10 (20.41%) DHTML
17 9 (18.37%) XML
17 9 (18.37%) WCF

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 32 (65.31%) SharePoint
2 12 (24.49%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) CMS
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Intranet
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) LDAP
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Ranorex
3 3 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (53.06%) Law
2 23 (46.94%) Legal
3 3 (6.12%) Publishing
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 28 (57.14%) Programmer
3 26 (53.06%) Analyst
4 25 (51.02%) Software Developer
5 23 (46.94%) Applications Developer
5 23 (46.94%) Software Engineer
6 21 (42.86%) Analyst Programmer
7 19 (38.78%) Analyst Developer
8 12 (24.49%) Senior Programmer
8 12 (24.49%) Senior Developer
9 10 (20.41%) .NET Developer
10 8 (16.33%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
11 7 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
13 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
14 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
14 4 (8.16%) QA Analyst
14 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) HTML
1 42 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 41 (83.67%) .NET
3 38 (77.55%) CSS
4 36 (73.47%) Ajax
5 32 (65.31%) LINQ
6 25 (51.02%) jQuery
7 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (20.41%) DHTML
9 9 (18.37%) WCF
9 9 (18.37%) XML
10 7 (14.29%) XSL
11 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (6.12%) WF
12 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (6.12%) HTML5
12 3 (6.12%) Web Services
13 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET
13 2 (4.08%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.04%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) RAD
2 25 (51.02%) Unit Testing
3 24 (48.98%) Document Management
4 23 (46.94%) Software Engineering
4 23 (46.94%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (32.65%) MVC
6 10 (20.41%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.12%) Workflow
8 3 (6.12%) BCP
8 3 (6.12%) Project Management
9 2 (4.08%) SOA
9 2 (4.08%) Web Development
9 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.04%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.04%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) C#
2 40 (81.63%) JavaScript
3 35 (71.43%) SQL
4 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.12%) Perl
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) VB6
6 1 (2.04%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) QA
2 7 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Telerik
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase