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 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)
UK / Scotland
Rank 125 143 138
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 13 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.56% 0.55% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.12% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Median salary £39,500 £45,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.18% +12.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £23,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £55,000 £53,800
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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1409 1429 1640
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 60.76% 48.87% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 816 912 1053
Median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 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 24 March 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
Glasgow +27 6 £39,000 -
Edinburgh -2 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Dundee - 1 - - 1
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 18 (58.06%) PowerShell
5 13 (41.94%) VMware
6 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (38.71%) VB
7 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
7 11 (35.48%) vSphere
8 10 (32.26%) Perl
8 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (29.03%) DHCP
9 9 (29.03%) DNS
9 9 (29.03%) IIS
9 9 (29.03%) Firewall
10 8 (25.81%) Finance
10 8 (25.81%) SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
11 7 (22.58%) ITIL
11 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
12 6 (19.35%) Symantec
12 6 (19.35%) Linux
12 6 (19.35%) Python
12 6 (19.35%) MS Office
13 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (16.13%) Privileged Access Management
13 5 (16.13%) CyberArk
13 5 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (16.13%) Identity Management

VBScript
Top Related 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 9 (29.03%) IIS
2 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (9.68%) Apache
4 3 (9.68%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DHCP
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) LDAP
3 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) MSDE
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.90%) MSI
2 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) GCC
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) IntelliJ
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) NuGet
2 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (3.23%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.23%) Redmine
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Security Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) IT Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) IT Security Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
4 5 (16.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) NancyFx
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
5 6 (19.35%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.45%) AIX
8 2 (6.45%) Solaris
8 2 (6.45%) Unix
9 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
2 5 (16.13%) Privileged Access Management
2 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) Workflow
3 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.68%) Forensic Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (9.68%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) SDLC
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) High Availability
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) PowerShell
2 12 (38.71%) VB
3 10 (32.26%) Perl
4 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 6 (19.35%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) C#
7 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.23%) MCSE
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (35.48%) vSphere
4 5 (16.13%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.23%) MetaFrame
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 2 (6.45%) Capistrano
3 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) PowerCLI
3 2 (6.45%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) yum
4 1 (3.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Symantec
4 5 (16.13%) CyberArk
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) Aveksa
5 3 (9.68%) F5
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) Perforce
7 1 (3.23%) Altiris
7 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.23%) Charles River
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) FactSet
7 1 (3.23%) Laserfiche
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) Reuters
7 1 (3.23%) Thunderhead
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