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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 145 126 115
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 33 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 1.25% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 2.17% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 32
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2061 1801 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.89% 57.80% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1051 1296
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -5 21 £37,500 - 2
Edinburgh -19 8 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Fife - 2 £35,250 - 2
West Lothian +4 1 - -
Dundee +2 1 £22,500 -31.81%
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
2 39 (63.93%) .NET
3 33 (54.10%) SQL
3 33 (54.10%) ASP.NET
3 33 (54.10%) Windows
4 31 (50.82%) C#
5 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
6 29 (47.54%) HTML
7 26 (42.62%) CSS
8 20 (32.79%) XML
8 20 (32.79%) T-SQL
9 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
9 19 (31.15%) MVC
10 18 (29.51%) SharePoint
11 17 (27.87%) Ajax
11 17 (27.87%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (26.23%) .NET Framework
12 16 (26.23%) VB
13 15 (24.59%) QA
13 15 (24.59%) LINQ
14 14 (22.95%) Intranet
15 12 (19.67%) DHTML
16 11 (18.03%) IIS
16 11 (18.03%) WCF
16 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
17 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (16.39%) Finance
17 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (16.39%) XSL

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (29.51%) SharePoint
2 11 (18.03%) IIS
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (6.56%) CMS
5 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.64%) Apache
6 1 (1.64%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) Intranet
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) Extranet
2 2 (3.28%) DNS
2 2 (3.28%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.28%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
4 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.48%) DTS
6 6 (9.84%) OLTP
6 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (9.84%) OLAP
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.64%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.64%) MySQL
9 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.64%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.56%) NUnit
3 4 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (6.56%) CruiseControl
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 3 (4.92%) Ranorex
5 2 (3.28%) QAComplete
5 2 (3.28%) TestComplete
5 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.56%) Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Law
6 2 (3.28%) Publishing
7 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Programmer
3 11 (18.03%) Senior Programmer
4 9 (14.75%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (14.75%) Web Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) DBA
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (63.93%) .NET
2 33 (54.10%) ASP.NET
3 29 (47.54%) HTML
4 26 (42.62%) CSS
5 20 (32.79%) XML
6 17 (27.87%) Ajax
7 16 (26.23%) .NET Framework
8 15 (24.59%) LINQ
9 12 (19.67%) DHTML
10 11 (18.03%) WCF
11 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (16.39%) XSL
12 9 (14.75%) Web Services
12 9 (14.75%) WF
13 7 (11.48%) Classic ASP
14 6 (9.84%) XSLT
15 5 (8.20%) JSON
16 3 (4.92%) jQuery
17 2 (3.28%) J2EE
17 2 (3.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) N-Tier
1 9 (14.75%) Clustering
2 8 (13.11%) Replication
3 4 (6.56%) Health Informatics
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.56%) Informatics
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) Open Source
5 2 (3.28%) CMDB
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.64%) Physics
6 1 (1.64%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 33 (54.10%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.56%) UNIX
4 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.64%) NetWare
7 1 (1.64%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) MVC
2 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.39%) RAD
3 9 (14.75%) BCP
3 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (14.75%) SOA
3 9 (14.75%) Workflow
3 9 (14.75%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
4 8 (13.11%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.48%) ETL
5 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) High Availability
6 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.20%) User Stories
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL
7 5 (8.20%) Project Management
7 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.56%) TDD
8 4 (6.56%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 31 (50.82%) C#
3 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
4 20 (32.79%) T-SQL
5 16 (26.23%) VB
6 8 (13.11%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.84%) VB6
8 5 (8.20%) Perl
8 5 (8.20%) Python
9 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.28%) PHP
10 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
11 1 (1.64%) sed
11 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.64%) C
11 1 (1.64%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) CISSP
2 3 (4.92%) CISA
2 3 (4.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) HL7
3 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.20%) XenApp
2 5 (8.20%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.92%) IAG
4 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
1 2 (3.28%) WSUS
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) Fujitsu
3 5 (8.20%) Citrix
3 5 (8.20%) AppSense
4 3 (4.92%) Telerik
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) Thunderhead
5 2 (3.28%) Symantec
5 2 (3.28%) JBoss
5 2 (3.28%) Sybase
5 2 (3.28%) Laserfiche
6 1 (1.64%) Novell
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fife
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Salary: £25000.00 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Inc Great Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Fife
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago