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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 92 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 8 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 1.20% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 1.77% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 5
Average salary £42,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
710 906 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.10% 68.02% 63.94%
Number of salaries quoted 458 557 307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 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 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) Sybase
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (58.33%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
3 7 (58.33%) Validation
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (58.33%) Banking
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (50.00%) Clustering
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (50.00%) Web Development
4 6 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
4 6 (50.00%) Release Management
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) Replication
4 6 (50.00%) CGI
4 6 (50.00%) Windows NT
4 6 (50.00%) Windows XP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (41.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) IPv4
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Replication
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows NT
2 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
1 7 (58.33%) Validation
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 6 (50.00%) Release Management
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCP
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) MCSA
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
1 5 (41.67%) XenApp
1 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
1 5 (41.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Sybase
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Compaq
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle