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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 122 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.057% 0.11% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.98% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
343 205 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.57% 11.62% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 322 177 186
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) JSP
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (54.55%) J2EE
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) JBoss
3 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
3 6 (54.55%) Java SE
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
3 6 (54.55%) SWT
3 6 (54.55%) Dojo
3 6 (54.55%) Apache Axis
3 6 (54.55%) Subversion
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Time Management
3 6 (54.55%) Apache CXF
3 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
3 6 (54.55%) OSGi

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) JBoss
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
1 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
1 1 (9.09%) GLBP
1 1 (9.09%) HSRP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) IPsec
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) PBX
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
1 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
2 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (27.27%) WPF Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Axis
2 6 (54.55%) Apache CXF
2 6 (54.55%) Dojo
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 6 (54.55%) Java EE
2 6 (54.55%) Java SE
2 6 (54.55%) JSP
2 6 (54.55%) OSGi
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) SWT
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) WinForms
4 3 (27.27%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) Time Management
1 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Google