The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK / Scotland
Rank 117 150 153
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 14 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.53% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Median salary £39,500 £40,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.46% -4.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,550 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,700 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1330 1504 1598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 58.93% 50.85% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 821 967 1103
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VBScript
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Scotland

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Scotland

VBScript
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +35 13 £39,500 -3.65% 2
Edinburgh +8 1 - - 2
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 21 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) Firewall
5 13 (46.43%) DNS
6 12 (42.86%) Finance
7 11 (39.29%) VMware
7 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (35.71%) DHCP
8 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (32.14%) VB
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
10 8 (28.57%) Perl
10 8 (28.57%) SQL
10 8 (28.57%) IIS
10 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 7 (25.00%) Linux
11 7 (25.00%) vSphere
12 6 (21.43%) Python
12 6 (21.43%) ITIL
12 6 (21.43%) Symantec
13 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (17.86%) ISA Server
13 5 (17.86%) BCP
13 5 (17.86%) LDAP
13 5 (17.86%) C#
13 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (28.57%) IIS
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) DNS
1 13 (46.43%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) DHCP
3 5 (17.86%) LDAP
4 4 (14.29%) LAN
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (10.71%) NAS
5 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) MSDE
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Publishing
3 4 (14.29%) Back Office
4 2 (7.14%) Law
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Security Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) IT Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) IT Security Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) COM
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) EMC VNX
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000
7 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) BCP
2 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
2 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
4 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.14%) Forensic Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (32.14%) VB
3 8 (28.57%) Perl
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Python
5 5 (17.86%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) vSphere
4 5 (17.86%) ISA Server
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (10.71%) MetaFrame
5 3 (10.71%) XenApp
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (10.71%) Aveksa
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Meraki
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) Sophos
5 2 (7.14%) Altiris
5 2 (7.14%) F5
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.14%) Zerto
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Highly competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £4600550000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pensions, Healthcare, Bonus, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits including bonus
Posted: 4 days ago