The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 227 234 278
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +44
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 33 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.60% 0.88% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £39,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,750 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
VSS/SourceSafe
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 East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1269 1025 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.20% 14.51% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 998 923 1243
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 the East of England

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in the East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +14 9 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -12 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Norfolk +14 6 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Essex +5 6 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire -2 5 £40,000 +3.22%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 41 (73.21%) .NET
2 34 (60.71%) C#
3 32 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
5 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
6 25 (44.64%) Visual Studio
7 23 (41.07%) HTML
8 22 (39.29%) Subversion
9 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 20 (35.71%) SQL
10 20 (35.71%) MVC
11 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (32.14%) VB.NET
11 18 (32.14%) XML
11 18 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (32.14%) REST
12 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
13 16 (28.57%) QA
14 15 (26.79%) VB6
14 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (26.79%) CSS
14 15 (26.79%) VB
14 15 (26.79%) jQuery
14 15 (26.79%) MVVM
15 14 (25.00%) SOAP
15 14 (25.00%) Windows
15 14 (25.00%) Linux
16 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
16 13 (23.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET MVC

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (16.07%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) JBoss
3 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
3 6 (10.71%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) AWD
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) SAN
1 7 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 4 (7.14%) NAS
2 4 (7.14%) WAAS
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (7.14%) MPLS
2 4 (7.14%) OSPF
2 4 (7.14%) BGP
2 4 (7.14%) EIGRP
2 4 (7.14%) TACACS
2 4 (7.14%) IPsec
2 4 (7.14%) BIG-IP
2 4 (7.14%) VLAN
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (7.14%) Network Security
2 4 (7.14%) LAN
2 4 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Visual Studio
2 22 (39.29%) Subversion
3 18 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
5 11 (19.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (19.64%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.57%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.79%) FogBugz
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (66.07%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 13 (23.21%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 10 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) VB Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Designer
8 4 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Graduate C# Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (73.21%) .NET
2 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
3 23 (41.07%) HTML
4 18 (32.14%) XML
4 18 (32.14%) REST
5 15 (26.79%) jQuery
5 15 (26.79%) CSS
6 14 (25.00%) SOAP
7 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
7 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (23.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (19.64%) NHibernate
8 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
8 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (19.64%) WCF
9 10 (17.86%) Web Services
10 8 (14.29%) LINQ
11 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (10.71%) JSON
12 6 (10.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 4 (7.14%) Open Source
5 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) MVC
2 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) MVVM
4 11 (19.64%) SOA
5 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.50%) Scrum
5 7 (12.50%) E-business
5 7 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (12.50%) System Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Logistics
7 5 (8.93%) OO
7 5 (8.93%) Product Management
8 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Network Management
8 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.57%) Project Management
9 2 (3.57%) RUP
9 2 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) C#
2 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.71%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) VB.NET
5 15 (26.79%) VB6
5 15 (26.79%) VB
6 10 (17.86%) C++
7 7 (12.50%) C
7 7 (12.50%) Python
8 6 (10.71%) VBA
8 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
9 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 3 (5.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) CCNP
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Xen
2 5 (8.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle
3 8 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 7 (12.50%) MKS
5 5 (8.93%) Citrix
6 4 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 4 (7.14%) F5
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
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