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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 139 142 123
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 17 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.81% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.54% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 14
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £42,400 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1673 1942 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.83% 52.51% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1311 1006
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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 +5 8 £40,500 +20.00%
Glasgow +3 6 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 £33,000 -
Fife +2 1 £55,000 +32.53% 1
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) PowerShell
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 14 (51.85%) XML
6 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (37.04%) Banking
8 10 (37.04%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
8 10 (37.04%) HP
9 9 (33.33%) .NET
9 9 (33.33%) C#
9 9 (33.33%) Web Development
9 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
10 8 (29.63%) ITIL
10 8 (29.63%) Citrix
10 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
11 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
11 7 (25.93%) DNS
11 7 (25.93%) IIS
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (25.93%) Release Management
11 7 (25.93%) SCOM
11 7 (25.93%) Physical Data Model

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (25.93%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) IPv4
2 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) SMTP
4 1 (3.70%) SNMP
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (22.22%) Sybase ASE
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 3 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.70%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 10 (37.04%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) DBA
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
1 14 (51.85%) XML
2 9 (33.33%) .NET
3 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
4 6 (22.22%) CGI
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
7 3 (11.11%) Ajax
7 3 (11.11%) Web Services
7 3 (11.11%) XSD
8 2 (7.41%) DOM
8 2 (7.41%) JSP
8 2 (7.41%) Classic ASP
8 2 (7.41%) XSLT
8 2 (7.41%) NHibernate
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) JSON
8 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
9 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Replication
1 6 (22.22%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Informatics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Health Informatics
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows NT
3 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Web Development
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.93%) Release Management
3 7 (25.93%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Validation
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
5 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
5 5 (18.52%) Time Management
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) PowerShell
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
7 4 (14.81%) PHP
8 3 (11.11%) VB
8 3 (11.11%) VB6
9 2 (7.41%) XPath
10 1 (3.70%) Lua
10 1 (3.70%) Erlang
10 1 (3.70%) Ruby
10 1 (3.70%) ABAP
10 1 (3.70%) VBA
10 1 (3.70%) Python
10 1 (3.70%) Smalltalk
10 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.70%) C
10 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) MCP
1 5 (18.52%) MCSE
1 5 (18.52%) MCSA
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) XenApp
2 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
3 3 (11.11%) MetaFrame
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) SCOM
2 6 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) HP
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Sybase
5 5 (18.52%) Compaq
5 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Altiris
8 1 (3.70%) Google
Fife
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago