The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 212 228 198
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.11% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.96% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 26
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
641 624 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.20% 11.40% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 570 487 516
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,450 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Reading +16 3 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £50,000 - 1
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) CommVault
2 6 (50.00%) Symantec
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) NHibernate
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) V-Model
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 2 (16.67%) XHTML
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) V-Model
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) VC++
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GAMP
2 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) CommVault
1 6 (50.00%) Symantec
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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