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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 158 132 141
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 5 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 1.04% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 1.90% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 32 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
VBScript
UK

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
1590 2002 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.33% 54.98% 55.55%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1325 1175
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,120 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 4 - - 2
Glasgow -18 1 £35,000 -
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) XML
3 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
4 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
5 9 (39.13%) Banking
6 8 (34.78%) C#
6 8 (34.78%) .NET
7 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
7 7 (30.43%) Web Development
8 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 5 (21.74%) Windows NT
9 5 (21.74%) Sybase
9 5 (21.74%) Citrix
9 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
9 5 (21.74%) CGI
9 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
9 5 (21.74%) Release Management
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (21.74%) Sybase ASE
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (21.74%) Replication
9 5 (21.74%) Validation

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (21.74%) Sybase ASE
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) ClearCase
1 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
2 1 (4.35%) QAComplete
2 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.35%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) DBA
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) XML
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) CGI
5 4 (17.39%) Application Packaging
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
7 2 (8.70%) XSLT
7 2 (8.70%) Classic ASP
7 2 (8.70%) XSD
7 2 (8.70%) DOM
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.35%) XSL
8 1 (4.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Clustering
1 5 (21.74%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Informatics
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Health Informatics
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows NT
2 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Web Development
2 5 (21.74%) Release Management
2 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
2 5 (21.74%) Validation
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Physical Data Model
2 5 (21.74%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Test Management
5 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.70%) V-Model
5 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
2 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
3 8 (34.78%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) VB
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) VB6
6 2 (8.70%) XPath
6 2 (8.70%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (4.35%) ABAP
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) MetaFrame
1 4 (17.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Sybase
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) AppSense
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
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