The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 116 115 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.12% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.85% 0.70% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £24,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.67% -26.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
351 285 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.74% 17.19% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 287 266 286
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
VSS/SourceSafe
Cambridgeshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Cambridge

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (40.00%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) WSDL
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) MVVM
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) VB6
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Motorola
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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