The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 191 213 190
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 32 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.87% 1.98% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 33
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
657 607 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.16% 11.46% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 538 487 812
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Slough - 4 £50,000 -
Wokingham - 4 £46,250 -
Newbury - 2 £40,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 70 (89.74%) Windows
2 58 (74.36%) Firewall
2 58 (74.36%) Time Management
3 56 (71.79%) Veritas
4 52 (66.67%) Degree
5 51 (65.38%) Legato
5 51 (65.38%) ARCserve
6 50 (64.10%) NetApp
7 48 (61.54%) Microsoft
8 47 (60.26%) Linux
9 45 (57.69%) EMC
10 36 (46.15%) SAN
11 34 (43.59%) Information Management
12 33 (42.31%) Oracle
13 26 (33.33%) HP
13 26 (33.33%) IBM
13 26 (33.33%) iSCSI
13 26 (33.33%) Oracle BRM
14 21 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (26.92%) Hyper-V
14 21 (26.92%) VMware
15 19 (24.36%) Replication
15 19 (24.36%) Xen
16 18 (23.08%) .NET
16 18 (23.08%) SQL
17 17 (21.79%) NAS
18 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
19 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
19 15 (19.23%) MVC
20 14 (17.95%) C#

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 58 (74.36%) Firewall
2 36 (46.15%) SAN
3 26 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 17 (21.79%) NAS
5 14 (17.95%) DHCP
6 9 (11.54%) DNS
7 4 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.13%) MySQL
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) Ant
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Developer
1 17 (21.79%) Customer Engineer
2 12 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.10%) Server Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Messaging Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Applications Developer
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) .NET
2 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 13 (16.67%) CSS
3 13 (16.67%) HTML
4 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (10.26%) .NET Framework
6 5 (6.41%) HTML5
6 5 (6.41%) XML
6 5 (6.41%) XSLT
7 4 (5.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (5.13%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (5.13%) jQuery
7 4 (5.13%) Ajax
8 2 (2.56%) OpenGL
8 2 (2.56%) DirectX
8 2 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Replication
2 12 (15.38%) Celerra
3 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.85%) RIA
4 2 (2.56%) GIS
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.28%) IVR
5 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (89.74%) Windows
2 47 (60.26%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) UNIX
4 1 (1.28%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (74.36%) Time Management
2 34 (43.59%) Information Management
3 15 (19.23%) MVC
4 8 (10.26%) Data Management
5 6 (7.69%) V-Model
6 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.56%) CAD
8 2 (2.56%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.28%) Web Development
9 1 (1.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.08%) SQL
2 14 (17.95%) C#
3 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.13%) VBScript
4 4 (5.13%) VB
4 4 (5.13%) Java
5 3 (3.85%) C++
5 3 (3.85%) PHP
5 3 (3.85%) Lua
6 1 (1.28%) COBOL
6 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) GAMP
System Software
1 21 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (26.92%) Hyper-V
2 19 (24.36%) Xen
3 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 51 (65.38%) Legato
1 51 (65.38%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 56 (71.79%) Veritas
2 50 (64.10%) NetApp
3 48 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 45 (57.69%) EMC
5 33 (42.31%) Oracle
6 26 (33.33%) HP
6 26 (33.33%) IBM
7 21 (26.92%) VMware
8 7 (8.97%) Lotus
9 1 (1.28%) JBoss
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