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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 229 254 248
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 26 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 2.29% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 23
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £34,850 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
1267 1353 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.98% 15.70% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1128 1148
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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
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 17 April 2015. 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
Norfolk +11 10 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Hertfordshire +5 7 - -
Essex +3 7 - -
Bedfordshire +16 1 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 57 (98.28%) .NET
2 51 (87.93%) SQL Server
3 41 (70.69%) JavaScript
3 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
4 40 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 39 (67.24%) jQuery
6 38 (65.52%) SQL
7 37 (63.79%) C#
7 37 (63.79%) HTML
7 37 (63.79%) XML
8 34 (58.62%) QA
9 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (51.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (51.72%) MVC
11 29 (50.00%) Subversion
11 29 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (48.28%) WCF
12 28 (48.28%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (41.38%) Silverlight
14 23 (39.66%) TDD
15 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (34.48%) SOAP
15 20 (34.48%) MS Office
15 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
15 20 (34.48%) T-SQL
16 19 (32.76%) Scrum
16 19 (32.76%) MS Visio
16 19 (32.76%) WPF
16 19 (32.76%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 15 (25.86%) IIS
2 9 (15.52%) JBoss
2 9 (15.52%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.62%) Drupal
5 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.45%) CMS
7 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (34.48%) MS Office
1 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (32.76%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.62%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (87.93%) SQL Server
2 29 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) DTS
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (50.00%) Subversion
3 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
4 9 (15.52%) CruiseControl
4 9 (15.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (25.86%) Publishing
2 14 (24.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Developer
2 24 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 15 (25.86%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Development Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Development Support Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Deployment Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Head of Development
8 1 (1.72%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.72%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (98.28%) .NET
2 40 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 39 (67.24%) jQuery
4 37 (63.79%) HTML
4 37 (63.79%) XML
5 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (48.28%) WCF
7 24 (41.38%) Silverlight
8 20 (34.48%) SOAP
9 19 (32.76%) WPF
9 19 (32.76%) RESTful
10 17 (29.31%) CSS
11 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
12 14 (24.14%) REST
12 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
14 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 9 (15.52%) NHibernate
14 9 (15.52%) Entity Framework
14 9 (15.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Kindle
2 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) W3C
4 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) MVC
2 28 (48.28%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (39.66%) TDD
4 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (32.76%) Scrum
6 18 (31.03%) Project Management
7 9 (15.52%) SOA
7 9 (15.52%) E-business
7 9 (15.52%) Logistics
7 9 (15.52%) System Testing
7 9 (15.52%) MVVM
7 9 (15.52%) Software Delivery
8 7 (12.07%) Release Management
9 6 (10.34%) Change Management
10 4 (6.90%) Time Management
11 2 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.45%) CRM
12 1 (1.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) JavaScript
2 38 (65.52%) SQL
3 37 (63.79%) C#
4 20 (34.48%) T-SQL
5 12 (20.69%) Java
6 7 (12.07%) PHP
6 7 (12.07%) XQuery
7 6 (10.34%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.34%) VBA
8 2 (3.45%) C++
8 2 (3.45%) VBScript
9 1 (1.72%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (58.62%) QA
2 15 (25.86%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.45%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) MKS
3 10 (17.24%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Cognos
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
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