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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 131 130 136
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 37 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 0.78% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 1.40% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 10
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
1995 1715 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.44% 55.45% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1126 1131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £50,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 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 21 August 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
(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 +7 30 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Edinburgh -22 4 - - 1
Fife - 2 £42,500 -
West Lothian +11 1 - -
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 47 (81.03%) JavaScript
2 46 (79.31%) HTML
2 46 (79.31%) ASP.NET
3 45 (77.59%) C#
3 45 (77.59%) .NET
4 39 (67.24%) SQL
4 39 (67.24%) CSS
5 35 (60.34%) Ajax
6 31 (53.45%) RAD
7 30 (51.72%) SharePoint
7 30 (51.72%) LINQ
8 28 (48.28%) Law
9 27 (46.55%) jQuery
10 26 (44.83%) Visual Studio
10 26 (44.83%) Document Management
10 26 (44.83%) Unit Testing
11 25 (43.10%) Legal
11 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
11 25 (43.10%) Systems Analysis
11 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 20 (34.48%) Windows
13 15 (25.86%) MVC
14 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
15 11 (18.97%) IIS
15 11 (18.97%) XML
16 10 (17.24%) DHTML
16 10 (17.24%) QA
17 9 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
17 9 (15.52%) WCF
18 8 (13.79%) Microsoft

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (51.72%) SharePoint
2 11 (18.97%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DNS
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) LDAP
3 2 (3.45%) Intranet
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.72%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 28 (48.28%) Law
2 25 (43.10%) Legal
3 6 (10.34%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Publishing
5 3 (5.17%) Banking
6 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 29 (50.00%) Programmer
3 28 (48.28%) Software Developer
3 28 (48.28%) Software Engineer
4 26 (44.83%) Analyst
5 25 (43.10%) Applications Developer
6 22 (37.93%) Analyst Programmer
7 21 (36.21%) Analyst Developer
8 13 (22.41%) .NET Developer
9 12 (20.69%) Senior Developer
10 11 (18.97%) Senior Programmer
11 8 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (13.79%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (12.07%) Senior Applications Developer
13 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
14 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
14 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
14 3 (5.17%) Security Engineer
14 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (79.31%) HTML
1 46 (79.31%) ASP.NET
2 45 (77.59%) .NET
3 39 (67.24%) CSS
4 35 (60.34%) Ajax
5 30 (51.72%) LINQ
6 27 (46.55%) jQuery
7 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (18.97%) XML
9 10 (17.24%) DHTML
10 9 (15.52%) WCF
11 7 (12.07%) XSL
12 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
13 4 (6.90%) Classic ASP
13 4 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (5.17%) HTML5
15 2 (3.45%) JSON
15 2 (3.45%) Web Services
15 2 (3.45%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.72%) GIS
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) NetWare
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) RAD
2 26 (44.83%) Document Management
2 26 (44.83%) Unit Testing
3 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
3 25 (43.10%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (25.86%) MVC
5 9 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (8.62%) Project Management
7 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.90%) BCP
7 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (5.17%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Web Development
9 2 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.45%) Manual Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.45%) Workflow
9 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 47 (81.03%) JavaScript
2 45 (77.59%) C#
3 39 (67.24%) SQL
4 7 (12.07%) VB
5 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.62%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.17%) VB6
8 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) Java
8 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.45%) Python
8 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) MCSE
2 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) QA
2 7 (12.07%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix
3 2 (3.45%) Novell
4 1 (1.72%) AppSense
4 1 (1.72%) Telerik
4 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) HP
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