The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 137 140 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 36 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.73% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 1.30% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 14
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 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2048 1842 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 55.07% 56.18% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1224 1179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBScript
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +9 31 £35,000 -12.50%
Edinburgh -19 3 - -
West Lothian +11 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 45 (69.23%) HTML
1 45 (69.23%) .NET
1 45 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 44 (67.69%) C#
3 43 (66.15%) JavaScript
4 40 (61.54%) CSS
5 38 (58.46%) SQL
6 35 (53.85%) Ajax
7 33 (50.77%) SharePoint
8 31 (47.69%) LINQ
9 28 (43.08%) Windows
9 28 (43.08%) RAD
10 25 (38.46%) Law
10 25 (38.46%) jQuery
11 24 (36.92%) Unit Testing
11 24 (36.92%) Visual Studio
12 23 (35.38%) Document Management
13 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
13 22 (33.85%) Systems Analysis
13 22 (33.85%) Legal
13 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
13 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (27.69%) MVC
15 13 (20.00%) XML
16 12 (18.46%) IIS
16 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
17 11 (16.92%) VB
17 11 (16.92%) QA
18 10 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
18 10 (15.38%) DHTML

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (50.77%) SharePoint
2 12 (18.46%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) CMS
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Intranet
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 2 (3.08%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.08%) LDAP
3 2 (3.08%) Internet
3 2 (3.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (36.92%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.62%) Ranorex
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 2 (3.08%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (38.46%) Law
2 22 (33.85%) Legal
3 10 (15.38%) Finance
4 6 (9.23%) Retail
5 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.62%) Publishing
6 3 (4.62%) Banking
7 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (66.15%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) Analyst
2 27 (41.54%) Programmer
3 25 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 25 (38.46%) Software Engineer
4 22 (33.85%) Applications Developer
5 20 (30.77%) Analyst Programmer
6 18 (27.69%) Analyst Developer
7 12 (18.46%) .NET Developer
7 12 (18.46%) Senior Developer
7 12 (18.46%) Senior Programmer
8 8 (12.31%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (12.31%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (10.77%) Senior Applications Developer
9 7 (10.77%) Web Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) QA Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) QA Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (69.23%) HTML
1 45 (69.23%) .NET
1 45 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 40 (61.54%) CSS
3 35 (53.85%) Ajax
4 31 (47.69%) LINQ
5 25 (38.46%) jQuery
6 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (20.00%) XML
8 10 (15.38%) DHTML
9 9 (13.85%) WCF
10 7 (10.77%) XSL
11 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 5 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (6.15%) Classic ASP
13 3 (4.62%) Web Services
13 3 (4.62%) HTML5
13 3 (4.62%) WF
14 2 (3.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.08%) Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) CMDB
2 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.62%) UNIX
5 2 (3.08%) NetWare
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.54%) Android
6 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) RAD
2 24 (36.92%) Unit Testing
3 23 (35.38%) Document Management
4 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
4 22 (33.85%) Systems Analysis
5 18 (27.69%) MVC
6 10 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.23%) Project Management
8 4 (6.15%) Service Management
9 3 (4.62%) Workflow
9 3 (4.62%) CRM
9 3 (4.62%) ITIL
9 3 (4.62%) BCP
9 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Change Control
10 2 (3.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) C#
2 43 (66.15%) JavaScript
3 38 (58.46%) SQL
4 11 (16.92%) VB
5 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
7 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.62%) VB6
8 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 2 (3.08%) Java
8 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.08%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) QA
2 7 (10.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.69%) XenApp
1 5 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.08%) WSUS
1 2 (3.08%) SCOM
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Citrix
3 5 (7.69%) AppSense
3 5 (7.69%) Fujitsu
4 3 (4.62%) Telerik
5 2 (3.08%) Laserfiche
5 2 (3.08%) JBoss
5 2 (3.08%) Novell
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) Symantec
5 2 (3.08%) Thunderhead
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) Sybase
6 1 (1.54%) HP