The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 54 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.76% 1.60% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.69% 8.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.88% -
VSS/SourceSafe
Gloucestershire

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

Development Applications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
64 85 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.20% 19.45% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 51 73 28
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (100.00%) MSI
1 3 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (100.00%) MSI
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft