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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 237 261 261
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 8 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 1.83% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 22
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.55%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.99% +10.62%
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
999 1259 1354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.38% 16.26% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 855 1046 1138
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +4 5 - -
Hertfordshire +23 3 £55,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Subversion
3 10 (45.45%) MKS
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) IIS
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) JBoss
6 7 (31.82%) Logistics
6 7 (31.82%) SDLC
6 7 (31.82%) Software Delivery
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) HTML
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 6 (27.27%) CSS
7 6 (27.27%) Middleware
8 5 (22.73%) Firewall
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) CCIE
8 5 (22.73%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (22.73%) BGP
8 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
8 5 (22.73%) SOAP
8 5 (22.73%) LAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (40.91%) IIS
2 7 (31.82%) JBoss
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 4 (18.18%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) AWD
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) BGP
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (13.64%) H.323
2 3 (13.64%) HSRP
2 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) ISDN
2 3 (13.64%) Megaco
2 3 (13.64%) MGCP
2 3 (13.64%) OSPF
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Subversion
2 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (9.09%) CruiseControl
4 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) MorphX
5 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Lead Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Network Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Network Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Operations Manager
3 3 (13.64%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) Middleware
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 4 (18.18%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) CMDB
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) PKI
3 2 (9.09%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Logistics
1 7 (31.82%) SDLC
1 7 (31.82%) Software Delivery
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) System Testing
2 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Coaching
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Security
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
3 3 (13.64%) Line Management
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) CCIE
2 5 (22.73%) CCNP
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) MKS
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) F5
4 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
4 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
4 3 (13.64%) Tandberg
5 2 (9.09%) Brocade
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards