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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 148 139 157
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 15 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.60% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 1.16% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 19
Average salary £46,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,700 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,400 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +3.47%
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
1435 1644 2017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.93% 52.32% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 845 1020 1379
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 -8 7 - -
Edinburgh +6 5 £47,500 +18.01% 2
Fife +2 1 £23,000 -58.18%
Renfrewshire -1 1 £46,000 +39.39% 1
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 14 (63.64%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Finance
4 10 (45.45%) Business Continuity
4 10 (45.45%) Publishing
4 10 (45.45%) SCCM
4 10 (45.45%) BCP
4 10 (45.45%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Project Management
7 7 (31.82%) Symantec
7 7 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (31.82%) Firewall
8 6 (27.27%) Perl
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
10 4 (18.18%) SOAP
10 4 (18.18%) Unix
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) SLA
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) Workflow
10 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Spark
1 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (13.64%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.55%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) FTP
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) SNMP
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.64%) Parquet
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) AdminStudio
1 2 (9.09%) MSI
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Security Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Flex
3 3 (13.64%) CGI
3 3 (13.64%) Ext JS
3 3 (13.64%) GWT
3 3 (13.64%) Kafka
3 3 (13.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) Silverlight
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) RIA
2 2 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) BCP
1 10 (45.45%) Business Continuity
1 10 (45.45%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 4 (18.18%) Workflow
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) Perl
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB6
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (9.09%) MetaFrame
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 7 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (13.64%) Fluentd
3 3 (13.64%) Nagios
3 3 (13.64%) Nessus
3 3 (13.64%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Symantec
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) ArcSight
4 3 (13.64%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) Qualys
4 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
4 3 (13.64%) Splunk
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) Compaq
6 1 (4.55%) IronPort
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
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