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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 159 131 137
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.98% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 1.83% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 15
Average salary £48,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
1639 1962 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.56% 53.33% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1279 1095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 4 - - 1
Glasgow -19 2 £48,750 +39.28% 2
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (15.38%) V-Model
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) XPath
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
2 1 (7.69%) QAComplete
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) MSI
2 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
2 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) SAP ABAP Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
3 2 (15.38%) DOM
4 1 (7.69%) XSL
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.69%) DTV
1 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Management
3 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
3 2 (15.38%) V-Model
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) XPath
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) ABAP
6 1 (7.69%) VBA
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) MetaFrame
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) AppSense
4 1 (7.69%) HP
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