The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 123 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.50% 0.099% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.75% 0.72% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
400 278 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.30% 13.70% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 356 254 254
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 Buckinghamshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 11 £45,000 +50.00%
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (82.35%) jQuery
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
3 12 (70.59%) ReSharper
3 12 (70.59%) Back Office
3 12 (70.59%) Entity Framework
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (17.65%) WPF
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) WinForms
5 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (11.76%) XHTML

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 17 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (70.59%) ReSharper
General
1 12 (70.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Senior Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) jQuery
3 12 (70.59%) Entity Framework
3 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) WPF
4 3 (17.65%) WinForms
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree