The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 89 87 94
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.53% 0.53% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.28% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +17.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year - +11.88%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 655 548 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.17% 41.27% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 401 373 441
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Edinburgh

VBScript
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for VBScript in Edinburgh

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) PowerCLI
5 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (25.00%) NuGet
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (12.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) GCC
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
1 2 (25.00%) NuGet
1 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) InstallShield
2 1 (12.50%) Redmine
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) NancyFx
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) MetaFrame
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) PowerCLI
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) yum
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Perforce
4 1 (12.50%) Altiris
4 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 1 (12.50%) Charles River
4 1 (12.50%) FactSet
4 1 (12.50%) Laserfiche
4 1 (12.50%) Reuters
4 1 (12.50%) Thunderhead