The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 83 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 0.70% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.36% 3.47% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
147 259 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.96% 20.14% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 99 240 151
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 27 April 2015. 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 - 2 £45,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
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%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft