The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - - 44
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
20 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.38% 13.13% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
VSS/SourceSafe
Scotland

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Aberdeen region.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Aberdeen

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VSS/SourceSafe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft