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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 134 159 144
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 12 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.36% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.73% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 20
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,300 £34,740
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
1336 1642 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.72% 49.53% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1029 1248
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 7 £58,750 +9.30%
Edinburgh +14 5 £50,000 +11.11%
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 13 (59.09%) Finance
5 12 (54.55%) Linux
5 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 12 (54.55%) Perl
6 10 (45.45%) C#
6 10 (45.45%) Java
6 10 (45.45%) DNS
7 9 (40.91%) Python
7 9 (40.91%) BCP
7 9 (40.91%) Business Continuity
7 9 (40.91%) Firewall
7 9 (40.91%) Publishing
7 9 (40.91%) Business Continuity Planning
8 8 (36.36%) HTML
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) LDAP
9 7 (31.82%) Project Management
9 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (27.27%) Web Development
10 6 (27.27%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
12 4 (18.18%) Symantec
12 4 (18.18%) SAN
12 4 (18.18%) EMC
12 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (18.18%) LAN

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 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Teamcenter
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) LDAP
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
5 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) NAS
7 2 (9.09%) FTP
7 2 (9.09%) HTTP
7 2 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Parquet
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Law
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) IT Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) IT Security Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Flex
2 2 (9.09%) CGI
2 2 (9.09%) Ext JS
2 2 (9.09%) GWT
2 2 (9.09%) Kafka
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) Silverlight
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) EMC VNX
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) RIA
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) BCP
1 9 (40.91%) Business Continuity
1 9 (40.91%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Data Loss Prevention
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
5 2 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Perl
3 10 (45.45%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) Python
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) C++
7 2 (9.09%) AWK
7 2 (9.09%) C
7 2 (9.09%) Korn
7 2 (9.09%) PHP
7 2 (9.09%) Ruby
7 2 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCITP
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (9.09%) MetaFrame
5 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM
3 2 (9.09%) Fluentd
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) Nessus
3 2 (9.09%) QRadar
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) EMC
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Symantec
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Meraki
3 3 (13.64%) Sophos
4 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 2 (9.09%) Lumension
4 2 (9.09%) Qualys
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.09%) Splunk
4 2 (9.09%) Zerto
5 1 (4.55%) Altiris
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat