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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 231 245 236
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 29 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 1.95% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £34,650 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
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
1236 1280 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.70% 15.78% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1065 1117
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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 +7 13 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Hertfordshire +3 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Essex +7 7 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +16 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 58 (93.55%) .NET
2 51 (82.26%) SQL Server
3 42 (67.74%) JavaScript
4 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
4 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
5 39 (62.90%) jQuery
6 38 (61.29%) XML
6 38 (61.29%) SQL
7 37 (59.68%) C#
8 36 (58.06%) HTML
9 34 (54.84%) QA
9 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (50.00%) MVC
11 30 (48.39%) Subversion
12 29 (46.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (46.77%) User Acceptance Testing
13 28 (45.16%) WCF
14 24 (38.71%) Silverlight
15 23 (37.10%) TDD
16 21 (33.87%) SOAP
16 21 (33.87%) Windows
17 20 (32.26%) T-SQL
17 20 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 19 (30.65%) Scrum
18 19 (30.65%) WPF
18 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (30.65%) RESTful
18 19 (30.65%) MS Office
18 19 (30.65%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (25.81%) IIS
2 10 (16.13%) JBoss
3 9 (14.52%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
5 5 (8.06%) Drupal
6 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.23%) CMS
8 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (30.65%) MS Office
1 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
1 19 (30.65%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.68%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (16.13%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) SAN
1 3 (4.84%) iSCSI
1 3 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.61%) FTP
2 1 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (82.26%) SQL Server
2 29 (46.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) DTS
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (48.39%) Subversion
3 9 (14.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (14.52%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
1 15 (24.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Developer
2 25 (40.32%) .NET Developer
3 16 (25.81%) C# Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Development Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Development Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Deployment Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Head of Development
10 1 (1.61%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Graduate C# Developer
10 1 (1.61%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (93.55%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 39 (62.90%) jQuery
4 38 (61.29%) XML
5 36 (58.06%) HTML
6 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (45.16%) WCF
8 24 (38.71%) Silverlight
9 21 (33.87%) SOAP
10 19 (30.65%) WPF
10 19 (30.65%) RESTful
11 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
11 16 (25.81%) CSS
12 15 (24.19%) REST
12 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
14 10 (16.13%) Middleware
15 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 9 (14.52%) NHibernate
15 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Kindle
2 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.23%) W3C
5 1 (1.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) MVC
2 29 (46.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (37.10%) TDD
4 19 (30.65%) Scrum
4 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (29.03%) Project Management
6 10 (16.13%) Logistics
6 10 (16.13%) System Testing
6 10 (16.13%) Software Delivery
7 9 (14.52%) MVVM
7 9 (14.52%) SOA
7 9 (14.52%) E-business
8 6 (9.68%) Change Management
8 6 (9.68%) Release Management
9 4 (6.45%) Time Management
9 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.23%) Product Management
10 2 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (3.23%) CRM
10 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 38 (61.29%) SQL
3 37 (59.68%) C#
4 20 (32.26%) T-SQL
5 12 (19.35%) Java
6 7 (11.29%) PHP
6 7 (11.29%) VB.NET
6 7 (11.29%) VBA
6 7 (11.29%) XQuery
7 3 (4.84%) Python
7 3 (4.84%) C
7 3 (4.84%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (54.84%) QA
2 15 (24.19%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.23%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Xen
2 2 (3.23%) XenServer
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.81%) MKS
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Cognos
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe
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