The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 132 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 1.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £42,750 £28,576 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
400 303 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 21.16% 17.05% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 351 248 259
Average salary £49,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.78% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Bristol

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) XSL
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) OOD
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) XSL
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle