The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 150 158 142
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 8 4 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 0.13% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.25% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 30
Median salary £75,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
1530 1630 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.37% 51.11% 55.27%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1032 1372
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Scotland

VBScript
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 6 £75,000 +114.28%
Edinburgh +5 1 £50,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 18 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
4 11 (45.83%) Perl
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 9 (37.50%) BCP
6 9 (37.50%) Publishing
6 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
6 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (29.17%) Firewall
7 7 (29.17%) SCCM
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) Project Management
8 6 (25.00%) Symantec
8 6 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) Python
9 5 (20.83%) XML
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) C++
9 5 (20.83%) HTML
10 4 (16.67%) Workflow
10 4 (16.67%) VB
10 4 (16.67%) SOAP
10 4 (16.67%) ITIL

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) LDAP
4 3 (12.50%) FTP
4 3 (12.50%) HTTP
4 3 (12.50%) SNMP
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
1 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (12.50%) Parquet
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) AdminStudio
1 2 (8.33%) MSI
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) SOAP
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Flex
3 3 (12.50%) CGI
3 3 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 3 (12.50%) GWT
3 3 (12.50%) Kafka
3 3 (12.50%) REST
3 3 (12.50%) Silverlight
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
5 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.50%) RIA
2 2 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) BCP
1 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
1 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (12.50%) SIEM
4 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 2 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
5 2 (8.33%) Release Management
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) Perl
4 10 (41.67%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) Python
6 5 (20.83%) C++
7 4 (16.67%) VB
8 3 (12.50%) C
8 3 (12.50%) PHP
8 3 (12.50%) Ruby
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (8.33%) AWK
9 2 (8.33%) Korn
10 1 (4.17%) VB6
10 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (12.50%) Fluentd
3 3 (12.50%) Nagios
3 3 (12.50%) Nessus
3 3 (12.50%) QRadar
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Symantec
3 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 3 (12.50%) Qualys
3 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (8.33%) Lumension
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) IronPort
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
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