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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 280 293 304
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 28 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 1.35% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 11
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,625 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
VSS/SourceSafe
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1414 1559 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.83% 14.83% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1342 1344
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the City of London

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in the City of London

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
3 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 27 (72.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (54.05%) .NET
4 20 (54.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (51.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (48.65%) T-SQL
7 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
8 14 (37.84%) XML
8 14 (37.84%) Windows
8 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
8 14 (37.84%) jQuery
9 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (35.14%) HTML
9 13 (35.14%) ISO 9001
10 12 (32.43%) ETL
10 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
10 12 (32.43%) C#
10 12 (32.43%) Silverlight
10 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (32.43%) Kindle
11 11 (29.73%) Change Management
11 11 (29.73%) Publishing
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (29.73%) Visual Studio
12 10 (27.03%) QA
12 10 (27.03%) WCF
12 10 (27.03%) Scrum

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Drupal
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
1 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) WAN
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) NetScaler
3 3 (8.11%) NAS
3 3 (8.11%) SAN
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.41%) Network Security
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (54.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (51.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (24.32%) DTS
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (8.11%) OLTP
8 3 (8.11%) TKPROF
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (72.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (29.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (21.62%) Subversion
4 3 (8.11%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 11 (29.73%) Publishing
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Front Office
4 2 (5.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Development Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Development Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Development Team Manager
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) .NET
2 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
3 14 (37.84%) XML
3 14 (37.84%) jQuery
4 13 (35.14%) HTML
5 12 (32.43%) Silverlight
6 10 (27.03%) WCF
7 9 (24.32%) RESTful
7 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (21.62%) WPF
9 6 (16.22%) XSLT
10 5 (13.51%) CSS
11 4 (10.81%) Flash
11 4 (10.81%) HTML5
11 4 (10.81%) CSS3
11 4 (10.81%) Sass
12 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
13 2 (5.41%) WF
14 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Kindle
2 4 (10.81%) Clustering
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ETL
1 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Change Management
3 10 (27.03%) MVC
3 10 (27.03%) Scrum
4 9 (24.32%) TDD
4 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.11%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (8.11%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.11%) OOD
7 3 (8.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) T-SQL
3 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) C#
5 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.81%) Java
6 4 (10.81%) PHP
6 4 (10.81%) XQuery
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.11%) C
7 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) MCSE
1 3 (8.11%) MCSA
1 3 (8.11%) CCA
1 3 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.11%) MCITP
1 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) ISO 9001
2 10 (27.03%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.81%) XenApp
3 3 (8.11%) XenServer
3 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.41%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Serena
4 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
4 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
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