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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 116 136 128
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.053% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.67% 0.32% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
UK excluding London median salary £49,375 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+31.66% -14.77%
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
240 308 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.47% 16.35% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 200 288 348
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in Bristol

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Logi Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft