Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 184 212
Rank change year-on-year -45 +28 -3
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 5 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.088% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.72% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% -9.34% +12.35%
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,150 £22,000
90th Percentile £40,500 £52,500 £55,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +8.97%

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 3,186 2,898 2,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 55.86% 61.80% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,236 1,783 1,711
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £65,000 £61,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 May 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 -16 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
VBScript
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Legal
3 3 (60.00%) Document Management
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) HNC

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%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Wyse