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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 201 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.36% 1.55% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Median salary £61,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +12.98%
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
587 581 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.95% 11.49% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 544 444 526
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +16 4 - -
Wokingham -18 2 £58,750 +30.55%
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) jQuery
2 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (66.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) OOD
4 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 6 (40.00%) QA
4 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) V-Model
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g

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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) InfoPath
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) HTML5
2 10 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
4 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (26.67%) LINQ
4 4 (26.67%) LINQ to SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Silverlight
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (13.33%) EqualLogic
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) OOD
3 5 (33.33%) V-Model
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Data Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Memory Management
4 4 (26.67%) OOP
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) Software Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow Development
5 2 (13.33%) MOF
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (33.33%) VC++
5 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 5 (33.33%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) DevExpress
3 4 (26.67%) Telerik
4 3 (20.00%) CommVault
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec