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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 125 122 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.10% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 0.64% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £30,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -1.87%
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
393 314 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.85% 15.84% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 335 294 244
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (77.78%) OOD
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) XSL
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Talend
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
1 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) XSL
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) MSMQ
4 2 (22.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Talend
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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