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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
England / East of England
Rank 232 253 231
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 8 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.12% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 0.69% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 18
Median salary £46,000 £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+32.53% -5.68%

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
1141 1159 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.40% 17.06% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 992 1005 913
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +12 7 £46,000 -23.33%
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £25,000 -50.00%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
4 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle
5 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) SDLC
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) Ajax
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
8 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
8 5 (22.73%) DWDM
8 5 (22.73%) MPLS
8 5 (22.73%) BGP
8 5 (22.73%) Frame Relay
8 5 (22.73%) Migration
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (22.73%) LAN
8 5 (22.73%) WAN
8 5 (22.73%) OLTP
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL

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 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) BGP
1 5 (22.73%) DMVPN
1 5 (22.73%) DWDM
1 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
1 5 (22.73%) Frame Relay
1 5 (22.73%) FWSM
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) MPLS
1 5 (22.73%) Multicast
1 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
1 5 (22.73%) Spanning Tree
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (18.18%) FabricPath
2 4 (18.18%) FCoE
2 4 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) OLTP
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) MSTest
5 1 (4.55%) NUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Applications Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
5 5 (22.73%) SOAP
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
6 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) SDLC
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 5 (22.73%) Change Control
5 5 (22.73%) Migration
5 5 (22.73%) Network Design
5 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (22.73%) System Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
5 4 (18.18%) VB
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) CCIE
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Riverbed
4 4 (18.18%) Brocade
4 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 4 (18.18%) F5
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
5 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) MKS