Period
to 17 January 2019

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 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 153 126
Rank change year-on-year +17 -27 +12
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 12 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 0.27% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -35.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,300 £31,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £33,750 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -23.53% -5.56%

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,283 1,480 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 53.24% 56.88% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 816 960 801
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Middleware
3 8 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (58.33%) Technical Leadership
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Clustering
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (8.33%) WSUS
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) SCCM
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) Unix

VBScript
Co-occurring 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Administrator
2 8 (66.67%) IT Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
4 1 (8.33%) MSI Packager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
1 8 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Server Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) HP
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle