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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 138 136 136
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 21 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.69% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 1.24% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 12
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,220 £38,000 £30,825
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £49,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
1771 1778 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.99% 56.11% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1141 1087
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 October 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 October 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
Edinburgh -8 10 £32,400 -35.20% 1
Glasgow -4 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Fife - 2 £42,500 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £50,000 -
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (82.46%) JavaScript
2 44 (77.19%) HTML
2 44 (77.19%) C#
3 43 (75.44%) .NET
4 41 (71.93%) ASP.NET
5 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (64.91%) CSS
6 36 (63.16%) SQL
7 34 (59.65%) Ajax
8 30 (52.63%) jQuery
9 29 (50.88%) RAD
10 28 (49.12%) SharePoint
10 28 (49.12%) Visual Studio
11 27 (47.37%) Software Engineering
11 27 (47.37%) LINQ
12 26 (45.61%) Document Management
12 26 (45.61%) Law
13 25 (43.86%) Legal
13 25 (43.86%) Systems Analysis
13 25 (43.86%) Unit Testing
13 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (31.58%) Coaching
15 15 (26.32%) Windows
15 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
16 14 (24.56%) XML
16 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
17 11 (19.30%) IIS
18 10 (17.54%) MVC
19 9 (15.79%) Oracle
19 9 (15.79%) Mentoring

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 28 (49.12%) SharePoint
2 11 (19.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) DNS
2 4 (7.02%) LDAP
3 2 (3.51%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) Intranet
3 2 (3.51%) SMTP
3 2 (3.51%) SNMP
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.75%) MS Access
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (49.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.26%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.75%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.75%) ERwin
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (45.61%) Law
2 25 (43.86%) Legal
3 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (71.93%) Developer
2 29 (50.88%) Software Engineer
3 28 (49.12%) Software Developer
3 28 (49.12%) Analyst
4 26 (45.61%) Programmer
5 25 (43.86%) Applications Developer
6 22 (38.60%) Analyst Developer
7 21 (36.84%) Analyst Programmer
8 13 (22.81%) .NET Developer
9 9 (15.79%) Senior Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior Programmer
11 7 (12.28%) Senior Applications Developer
12 5 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (8.77%) Technical Analyst
13 3 (5.26%) Sybase DBA
13 3 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
13 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) HTML
2 43 (75.44%) .NET
3 41 (71.93%) ASP.NET
4 37 (64.91%) CSS
5 34 (59.65%) Ajax
6 30 (52.63%) jQuery
7 27 (47.37%) LINQ
8 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (24.56%) XML
10 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
10 6 (10.53%) WCF
10 6 (10.53%) DHTML
11 5 (8.77%) XSL
12 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (7.02%) Web Services
13 3 (5.26%) Classic ASP
13 3 (5.26%) XSD
13 3 (5.26%) JSP
14 2 (3.51%) JSON
14 2 (3.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.51%) PKI
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) UNIX
3 6 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) NetWare
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.88%) RAD
3 27 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 26 (45.61%) Document Management
5 25 (43.86%) Systems Analysis
5 25 (43.86%) Unit Testing
6 18 (31.58%) Coaching
7 10 (17.54%) MVC
8 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (10.53%) Web Development
11 5 (8.77%) Project Management
11 5 (8.77%) ITIL
12 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
13 3 (5.26%) UML
13 3 (5.26%) Scrum
13 3 (5.26%) Validation
13 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
13 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 47 (82.46%) JavaScript
2 44 (77.19%) C#
3 36 (63.16%) SQL
4 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.02%) Java
7 4 (7.02%) PHP
7 4 (7.02%) VB
8 3 (5.26%) Python
8 3 (5.26%) Perl
8 3 (5.26%) Ruby
9 2 (3.51%) Lua
9 2 (3.51%) Erlang
9 2 (3.51%) VB6
9 2 (3.51%) C
9 2 (3.51%) C++
9 2 (3.51%) Smalltalk
10 1 (1.75%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
1 7 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 8 (14.04%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) Sybase
4 3 (5.26%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) Novell
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
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