The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 93 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.52% - 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
252 148 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.84% 13.81% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 222 142 135
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 6 £41,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) WinForms
3 9 (60.00%) OOD
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (60.00%) WPF
4 6 (40.00%) VB
4 6 (40.00%) VB6
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) RUP

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (93.33%) Software Developer
3 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
4 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) WinForms
2 9 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) RUP
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (13.33%) Unified Process
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) VB
2 6 (40.00%) VB6
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Business Objects