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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 223 214
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.06% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Median salary - £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -9.09%

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
597 567 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.19% 10.75% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 511 493 487
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) STL
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) STL
3 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) MOF
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (20.00%) VMware