The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 126 141
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.095% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.72% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £40,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +56.86%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
419 276 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.62% 13.09% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 313 236 343
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 £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) Device Driver
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Xen
1 7 (77.78%) iSCSI
1 7 (77.78%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (55.56%) XenServer
2 5 (55.56%) Product Management
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) NAS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) MVVM
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
1 7 (77.78%) iSCSI
1 7 (77.78%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (44.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) VB Developer
3 2 (22.22%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Device Driver
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) MVVM
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) VB6
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Xen
2 5 (55.56%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle