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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 151 153 137
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 11 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.29% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.56% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 30
Average salary £44,000 £42,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.14% +12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £40,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,500 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1461 1612 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.21% 51.93% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1088 1214
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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
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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
Glasgow -21 4 £42,000 +3.70%
Edinburgh +7 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Fife - 2 £23,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) PowerShell
3 17 (53.13%) Finance
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
5 13 (40.63%) SCCM
6 12 (37.50%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (34.38%) Citrix
7 11 (34.38%) VMware
8 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
9 9 (28.13%) C#
10 8 (25.00%) MCSE
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (18.75%) Banking
12 6 (18.75%) Clustering
12 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (15.63%) Database Mirroring
13 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
13 5 (15.63%) Electronics
13 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
13 5 (15.63%) Marketing
13 5 (15.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) IPv4
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (3.13%) DTS
5 1 (3.13%) QlikView
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Electronics
3 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (12.50%) Publishing
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Build Engineer
1 7 (21.88%) DBA
1 7 (21.88%) SQL DBA
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (15.63%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.50%) BCP
4 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) OOP
5 3 (9.38%) System Testing
5 3 (9.38%) UML
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) PowerShell
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 9 (28.13%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) VB
7 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
7 3 (9.38%) VB6
7 3 (9.38%) VBA
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) MCSE
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
2 3 (9.38%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) MetaFrame
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.13%) Firmware
6 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) SCCM
2 5 (15.63%) Sysprep
3 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Citrix
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
1 11 (34.38%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) SAP
3 4 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Symantec
4 3 (9.38%) Compaq
5 1 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.13%) IronPort
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