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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 239 226 282
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +56
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 27 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.22% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.10% 1.47% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 6
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £39,300 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1284 1085 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.93% 15.20% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 993 1223
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Bedfordshire -7 9 £40,000 +3.22%
Hertfordshire - 7 £47,500 -
Norfolk +12 5 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Essex +2 2 £47,500 +18.75%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 47 (83.93%) .NET
2 40 (71.43%) C#
3 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
4 34 (60.71%) Visual Studio
5 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET
7 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 27 (48.21%) HTML
9 22 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (37.50%) XML
11 20 (35.71%) Subversion
12 19 (33.93%) MVC
12 19 (33.93%) CSS
13 18 (32.14%) SQL
13 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (30.36%) VB.NET
14 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
15 16 (28.57%) REST
15 16 (28.57%) VB
15 16 (28.57%) VB6
15 16 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (26.79%) Web Services
16 15 (26.79%) MVVM
16 15 (26.79%) Degree
16 15 (26.79%) QA
16 15 (26.79%) jQuery
17 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
17 13 (23.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 13 (23.21%) SOAP
17 13 (23.21%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (10.71%) IIS
2 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
3 5 (8.93%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.36%) AWD
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) LAN
1 4 (7.14%) WAN
1 4 (7.14%) SMTP
1 4 (7.14%) FTP
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
1 4 (7.14%) SNMP
1 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.14%) VPN
1 4 (7.14%) HTTPS
1 4 (7.14%) SSL
1 4 (7.14%) MPLS
1 4 (7.14%) OSPF
1 4 (7.14%) BGP
1 4 (7.14%) EIGRP
1 4 (7.14%) TACACS
1 4 (7.14%) IPsec
1 4 (7.14%) BIG-IP
1 4 (7.14%) VLAN
1 4 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 34 (60.71%) Visual Studio
2 22 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (35.71%) Subversion
4 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
5 12 (21.43%) CruiseControl
6 11 (19.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (5.36%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (1.79%) FogBugz
8 1 (1.79%) PVCS
8 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) C# Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Software Developer
3 15 (26.79%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
7 4 (7.14%) VB Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Designer
8 3 (5.36%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Deployment Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (83.93%) .NET
2 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET
3 27 (48.21%) HTML
4 21 (37.50%) XML
5 19 (33.93%) CSS
6 16 (28.57%) REST
7 15 (26.79%) jQuery
7 15 (26.79%) Web Services
8 13 (23.21%) SOAP
8 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
8 13 (23.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (19.64%) NHibernate
10 11 (19.64%) WCF
10 11 (19.64%) WPF
10 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
11 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (14.29%) XHTML
13 7 (12.50%) WinForms
13 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.79%) Open Source
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) MVC
2 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) MVVM
4 11 (19.64%) SOA
5 9 (16.07%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) E-business
7 5 (8.93%) OO
7 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.14%) System Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.14%) ERP
9 3 (5.36%) OOD
9 3 (5.36%) Logistics
9 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.36%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) C#
2 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.14%) SQL
4 17 (30.36%) VB.NET
5 16 (28.57%) VB6
5 16 (28.57%) VB
6 8 (14.29%) C++
7 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.93%) Java
8 5 (8.93%) VBA
9 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.79%) C
10 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) CCNP
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Xen
1 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 4 (7.14%) JBoss
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco
3 4 (7.14%) HP
3 4 (7.14%) MKS
3 4 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 4 (7.14%) F5
4 3 (5.36%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
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