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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 89 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.45% 1.41% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 2.10% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 4
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
671 810 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.06% 67.22% 62.49%
Number of salaries quoted 459 483 366
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 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 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) XenApp
4 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
4 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
4 5 (38.46%) SCOM
4 5 (38.46%) Time Management
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (38.46%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) IIS
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Compaq

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (38.46%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) IPv4
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (23.08%) Programmer
2 3 (23.08%) Sybase DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) LINQ
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) XSL
5 1 (7.69%) DHTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
1 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) RAD
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Document Management
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
4 5 (38.46%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCP
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
1 5 (38.46%) MCSA
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Compaq
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat