The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 72 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
131 139 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.56% 22.28% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 112 135 71
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Dorset

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL