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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 148 128 145
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 12 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.87% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 1.59% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 10
Average salary £42,250 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.96% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,830 £37,000 £34,525
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £50,000 £48,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +3.54%
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
1717 1823 1694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.91% 54.78% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1176 1185
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 November 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 26 November 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
Edinburgh -10 8 £32,400 -19.00% 1
Glasgow -14 3 £42,250 +9.03% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £50,000 -
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 36 (76.60%) JavaScript
2 32 (68.09%) HTML
2 32 (68.09%) C#
3 31 (65.96%) .NET
4 29 (61.70%) ASP.NET
5 27 (57.45%) CSS
5 27 (57.45%) SQL
5 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (51.06%) Ajax
7 22 (46.81%) jQuery
8 20 (42.55%) Visual Studio
8 20 (42.55%) RAD
9 19 (40.43%) SharePoint
9 19 (40.43%) Software Engineering
10 18 (38.30%) LINQ
10 18 (38.30%) Law
10 18 (38.30%) Document Management
11 17 (36.17%) Legal
11 17 (36.17%) Systems Analysis
11 17 (36.17%) Unit Testing
11 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
12 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
13 14 (29.79%) Coaching
14 13 (27.66%) Windows
15 12 (25.53%) XML
16 10 (21.28%) HP
17 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
17 9 (19.15%) IIS
17 9 (19.15%) Oracle

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 19 (40.43%) SharePoint
2 9 (19.15%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) LDAP
3 2 (4.26%) SMTP
3 2 (4.26%) DHCP
3 2 (4.26%) SNMP
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) IPv4
3 2 (4.26%) SAN
3 2 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.13%) Intranet
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) MS Access
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) ClearCase
2 3 (6.38%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.13%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (2.13%) ERwin
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (38.30%) Law
2 17 (36.17%) Legal
3 5 (10.64%) Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Finance
5 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Analyst
2 21 (44.68%) Software Engineer
3 19 (40.43%) Software Developer
4 18 (38.30%) Programmer
5 17 (36.17%) Applications Developer
6 15 (31.91%) Analyst Developer
7 14 (29.79%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
9 5 (10.64%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
10 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (8.51%) Senior Programmer
11 3 (6.38%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (6.38%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (6.38%) Sybase DBA
11 3 (6.38%) DBA
12 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (4.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) HTML
2 31 (65.96%) .NET
3 29 (61.70%) ASP.NET
4 27 (57.45%) CSS
5 24 (51.06%) Ajax
6 22 (46.81%) jQuery
7 18 (38.30%) LINQ
8 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (25.53%) XML
10 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
11 4 (8.51%) DHTML
11 4 (8.51%) Web Services
11 4 (8.51%) WCF
12 3 (6.38%) Classic ASP
12 3 (6.38%) XSD
12 3 (6.38%) XSL
12 3 (6.38%) JSP
12 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (4.26%) HTML5
13 2 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Derivative
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) RAD
3 19 (40.43%) Software Engineering
4 18 (38.30%) Document Management
5 17 (36.17%) Systems Analysis
5 17 (36.17%) Unit Testing
6 14 (29.79%) Coaching
7 8 (17.02%) MVC
8 7 (14.89%) ITIL
9 5 (10.64%) Web Development
10 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
10 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.51%) Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.38%) Analytics
11 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (6.38%) UML
11 3 (6.38%) Validation
11 3 (6.38%) Scrum
11 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) JavaScript
2 32 (68.09%) C#
3 27 (57.45%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
5 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.51%) VB
7 4 (8.51%) Java
8 3 (6.38%) Python
8 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) Ruby
9 2 (4.26%) Lua
9 2 (4.26%) Erlang
9 2 (4.26%) Smalltalk
9 2 (4.26%) VB6
9 2 (4.26%) C
9 2 (4.26%) C++
9 2 (4.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) MCSE
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCSA
2 2 (4.26%) MCP
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.26%) DFS Replication
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) SCOM
2 5 (10.64%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) HP
3 9 (19.15%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Sybase
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
4 3 (6.38%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Compaq
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
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