The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 152 161
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 6 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.67% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £28,500 £75,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -62.00% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.67%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1721 1482 1574
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 63.91% 52.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 783 973
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

VBScript
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VBScript 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 26 June 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -2 4 £28,500 -43.00%
Glasgow +6 2 - -
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
3 11 (57.89%) Perl
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) vSphere
6 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
6 6 (31.58%) MSI
7 5 (26.32%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) JBoss
7 5 (26.32%) Apache
7 5 (26.32%) VB
7 5 (26.32%) IIS
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
7 5 (26.32%) Maven
7 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (21.05%) Ansible
8 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) Virtual Environments

VBScript
Co-occurring 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 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) LDAP
2 4 (21.05%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MS Access
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 6 (31.58%) MSI
3 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (26.32%) Maven
4 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
4 4 (21.05%) GCC
4 4 (21.05%) NuGet
4 4 (21.05%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
5 2 (10.53%) IntelliJ
5 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (5.26%) GitLab
6 1 (5.26%) Gradle
6 1 (5.26%) gulp
6 1 (5.26%) InstallShield
6 1 (5.26%) Redmine
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium
6 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Information Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) NancyFx
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) AIX
5 3 (15.79%) Solaris
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Android
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.26%) CentOS
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (15.79%) Identity Management
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (15.79%) Line Management
3 3 (15.79%) Privileged Access Management
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
2 11 (57.89%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
5 5 (26.32%) VB
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) C#
8 1 (5.26%) Groovy
8 1 (5.26%) Java
8 1 (5.26%) Jython
8 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.26%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 4 (21.05%) Capistrano
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) PowerCLI
2 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) yum
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) F5
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Perforce
4 3 (15.79%) CyberArk
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
5 1 (5.26%) Charles River
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) FactSet
5 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.26%) Laserfiche
5 1 (5.26%) Novell
5 1 (5.26%) Reuters
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Thunderhead