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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 142 130 137
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.95% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 1.73% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 7
Average salary £42,250 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.64% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +3.54%
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
1618 1793 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.55% 54.90% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1156 1064
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 January 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
Glasgow -5 5 £40,500 +8.00% 1
Edinburgh -5 1 £45,000 +12.50%
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) C#
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) HP
5 11 (40.74%) DNS
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 10 (37.04%) .NET
6 10 (37.04%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
7 9 (33.33%) SCOM
7 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle
7 9 (33.33%) SQL
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (29.63%) IIS
8 8 (29.63%) SCCM
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) jQuery
9 7 (25.93%) CSS
9 7 (25.93%) XML
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (25.93%) Ajax
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
10 6 (22.22%) Citrix
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (22.22%) UNIX

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) IPv4
2 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) SMTP
4 2 (7.41%) SNMP
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.70%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Law
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (11.11%) Sybase DBA
6 3 (11.11%) DBA
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) Ajax
4 7 (25.93%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 3 (11.11%) XSD
6 3 (11.11%) JSP
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (11.11%) LINQ
7 1 (3.70%) DHTML
7 1 (3.70%) XSL
7 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) UNIX
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) Fedora
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) Time Management
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) RAD
4 4 (14.81%) Document Management
5 3 (11.11%) Validation
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) UML
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Release Management
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
7 3 (11.11%) Python
7 3 (11.11%) Perl
7 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 3 (11.11%) Ruby
8 2 (7.41%) Lua
8 2 (7.41%) Erlang
8 2 (7.41%) C
8 2 (7.41%) C++
8 2 (7.41%) Java
8 2 (7.41%) Smalltalk
9 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) MCSE
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) MCSA
2 5 (18.52%) MCP
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) DFS Replication
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCOM
2 8 (29.63%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) HP
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) Citrix
5 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) Compaq
6 3 (11.11%) Sybase
6 3 (11.11%) Google
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago