The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 148 121 133
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.080% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 1.25% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
VSS/SourceSafe
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
368 321 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.77% 17.07% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 334 295 257
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Birmingham

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
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%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin