Period
to 19 February 2018

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 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 173 202
Rank change year-on-year -58 +29 +5
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 5 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.088% 0.59% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 1.03% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 21
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% -5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £33,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,269 2,623 3,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.64% 57.16% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,252 1,639 1,937
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £58,350
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -24 5 £32,500 -35.00% 3
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (20.00%) Docker
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wyse
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Perforce
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) GCC
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
1 1 (20.00%) NuGet
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) PowerCLI
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Perforce
3 1 (20.00%) Wyse