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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 247 252 261
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 22 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 2.26% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 11
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £33,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
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
1250 1371 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.55% 16.21% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 1148 1129
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Essex +6 11 - -
Hertfordshire -1 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Norfolk +3 3 £41,500 +7.79%
Cambridgeshire +15 2 - -
Bedfordshire +13 2 £45,000 -10.00%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 49 (90.74%) .NET
2 47 (87.04%) SQL Server
3 34 (62.96%) SQL
4 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 32 (59.26%) HTML
5 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
5 32 (59.26%) ASP.NET
6 31 (57.41%) jQuery
7 30 (55.56%) Subversion
7 30 (55.56%) C#
8 26 (48.15%) XML
8 26 (48.15%) QA
9 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (42.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (42.59%) MVC
11 22 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (40.74%) WCF
11 22 (40.74%) SDLC
12 20 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (37.04%) Windows
13 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
13 19 (35.19%) CSS
14 17 (31.48%) Silverlight
15 16 (29.63%) SOAP
16 15 (27.78%) IIS
16 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
16 15 (27.78%) MKS
17 14 (25.93%) Finance
17 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (25.93%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (27.78%) IIS
2 11 (20.37%) JBoss
3 9 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (9.26%) Drupal
4 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.70%) CMS
7 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
2 14 (25.93%) MS Office
3 12 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.70%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) RIP
1 3 (5.56%) OSPF
1 3 (5.56%) BGP
1 3 (5.56%) EIGRP
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (87.04%) SQL Server
2 22 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) DTS
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (55.56%) Subversion
2 20 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 10 (18.52%) CruiseControl
4 10 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.37%) C# Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Development Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Development Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Deployment Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Head of Development
7 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Network Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.85%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (90.74%) .NET
2 32 (59.26%) HTML
2 32 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 31 (57.41%) jQuery
4 26 (48.15%) XML
5 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (40.74%) WCF
7 19 (35.19%) CSS
8 17 (31.48%) Silverlight
9 16 (29.63%) SOAP
10 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 12 (22.22%) WPF
11 12 (22.22%) RESTful
11 12 (22.22%) REST
11 12 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 11 (20.37%) Middleware
13 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 10 (18.52%) NHibernate
13 10 (18.52%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Kindle
2 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.70%) W3C
4 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Linux
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) MVC
1 23 (42.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (40.74%) SDLC
3 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) TDD
4 12 (22.22%) Scrum
4 12 (22.22%) Project Management
5 11 (20.37%) Logistics
5 11 (20.37%) Software Delivery
5 11 (20.37%) System Testing
6 10 (18.52%) SOA
7 9 (16.67%) E-business
7 9 (16.67%) MVVM
8 7 (12.96%) Change Management
9 6 (11.11%) Release Management
10 3 (5.56%) ITIL
10 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
10 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
11 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) SQL
2 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 30 (55.56%) C#
4 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
5 10 (18.52%) Java
6 7 (12.96%) PHP
7 5 (9.26%) XQuery
8 4 (7.41%) VBA
9 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.56%) VBScript
10 2 (3.70%) VB
10 2 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (48.15%) QA
2 12 (22.22%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) MKS
3 13 (24.07%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) F5
4 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.70%) Cognos
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe