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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 145 139 131
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 30 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.55% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 1.02% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 13
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,740 £35,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,600 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
1938 1667 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.57% 54.30% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1094 1136
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,420 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram 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 22 September 2014. 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
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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 +7 21 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Edinburgh -21 5 £32,400 -7.42% 2
Fife - 2 £42,500 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £50,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 48 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 46 (80.70%) HTML
2 46 (80.70%) C#
3 44 (77.19%) .NET
3 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
4 40 (70.18%) SQL
5 37 (64.91%) CSS
5 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (59.65%) Ajax
7 30 (52.63%) RAD
7 30 (52.63%) SharePoint
8 29 (50.88%) LINQ
9 28 (49.12%) Law
10 27 (47.37%) Document Management
10 27 (47.37%) jQuery
11 26 (45.61%) Software Engineering
12 25 (43.86%) Systems Analysis
12 25 (43.86%) Legal
12 25 (43.86%) Visual Studio
12 25 (43.86%) Unit Testing
12 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 18 (31.58%) Coaching
14 17 (29.82%) Windows
15 13 (22.81%) MVC
16 12 (21.05%) XML
16 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
17 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
18 9 (15.79%) DHTML
18 9 (15.79%) IIS
18 9 (15.79%) Microsoft

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 30 (52.63%) SharePoint
2 9 (15.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) DNS
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) LDAP
3 2 (3.51%) Intranet
4 1 (1.75%) SNMP
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) SMTP
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (43.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (49.12%) Law
2 25 (43.86%) Legal
3 6 (10.53%) Finance
4 5 (8.77%) Banking
5 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 28 (49.12%) Software Developer
2 28 (49.12%) Software Engineer
2 28 (49.12%) Programmer
3 25 (43.86%) Applications Developer
4 24 (42.11%) Analyst
5 21 (36.84%) Analyst Programmer
5 21 (36.84%) Analyst Developer
6 12 (21.05%) .NET Developer
7 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
8 10 (17.54%) Senior Programmer
9 8 (14.04%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (12.28%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (5.26%) DBA
11 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) Sybase DBA
11 3 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 3 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (80.70%) HTML
2 44 (77.19%) .NET
2 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
3 37 (64.91%) CSS
4 34 (59.65%) Ajax
5 29 (50.88%) LINQ
6 27 (47.37%) jQuery
7 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (21.05%) XML
9 9 (15.79%) DHTML
10 7 (12.28%) WCF
11 6 (10.53%) XSL
12 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
13 3 (5.26%) Classic ASP
14 2 (3.51%) XSLT
14 2 (3.51%) JSON
14 2 (3.51%) WinForms
14 2 (3.51%) HTML5
14 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) User Experience
2 1 (1.75%) GIS
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) Derivative
2 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.51%) NetWare
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) RAD
3 27 (47.37%) Document Management
4 26 (45.61%) Software Engineering
5 25 (43.86%) Systems Analysis
5 25 (43.86%) Unit Testing
6 18 (31.58%) Coaching
7 13 (22.81%) MVC
8 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
9 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (8.77%) Project Management
11 4 (7.02%) BCP
11 4 (7.02%) Web Development
11 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
11 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity Planning
12 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (5.26%) Manual Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Validation
12 3 (5.26%) ITIL
12 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 46 (80.70%) C#
3 40 (70.18%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.77%) VB
4 5 (8.77%) Perl
4 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.26%) VB6
6 3 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (3.51%) Python
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
7 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.75%) Erlang
8 1 (1.75%) Lua
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) MCITP
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 7 (12.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Sybase
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.51%) Novell
4 2 (3.51%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
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