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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 219 224 240
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 33 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.78% 1.80% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 30
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £43,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
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
1189 1055 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.34% 16.08% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 919 902 1122
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +17 19 £44,000 +8.64% 3
Hertfordshire -1 7 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Essex - 7 £45,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 60 (89.55%) .NET
2 47 (70.15%) SQL Server
3 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
4 43 (64.18%) ASP.NET
5 42 (62.69%) C#
6 36 (53.73%) XML
7 35 (52.24%) QA
8 34 (50.75%) HTML
9 33 (49.25%) MVC
9 33 (49.25%) Microsoft
9 33 (49.25%) jQuery
10 32 (47.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (46.27%) SQL
12 27 (40.30%) Subversion
13 25 (37.31%) WCF
14 24 (35.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (35.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 22 (32.84%) REST
15 22 (32.84%) SOAP
15 22 (32.84%) Windows
16 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (26.87%) TDD
17 18 (26.87%) MS Office
17 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 17 (25.37%) Linux
18 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
19 16 (23.88%) T-SQL
19 16 (23.88%) Scrum
19 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (20.90%) IIS
2 10 (14.93%) JBoss
3 5 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) Drupal
5 2 (2.99%) Apache
5 2 (2.99%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) MS Office
2 14 (20.90%) MS Visio
3 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
4 11 (16.42%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (10.45%) iSCSI
1 7 (10.45%) SAN
2 4 (5.97%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (70.15%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.46%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.49%) DTS
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (47.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (40.30%) Subversion
3 15 (22.39%) Visual Studio
4 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
5 11 (16.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (16.42%) CruiseControl
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) .NET Developer
3 19 (28.36%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Deployment Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Designer
10 3 (4.48%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Graduate C# Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Head of Development
11 2 (2.99%) Development Analyst
11 2 (2.99%) Development Support Analyst
11 2 (2.99%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (89.55%) .NET
2 43 (64.18%) ASP.NET
3 36 (53.73%) XML
4 34 (50.75%) HTML
5 33 (49.25%) jQuery
6 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (37.31%) WCF
8 22 (32.84%) REST
8 22 (32.84%) SOAP
9 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
10 16 (23.88%) Silverlight
11 15 (22.39%) WPF
11 15 (22.39%) CSS
11 15 (22.39%) AngularJS
12 14 (20.90%) RESTful
13 13 (19.40%) Web Services
14 11 (16.42%) LINQ
14 11 (16.42%) NHibernate
14 11 (16.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Kindle
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.45%) Device Driver
4 4 (5.97%) Open Source
5 2 (2.99%) W3C
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Windows
2 17 (25.37%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) MVC
2 24 (35.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (26.87%) TDD
5 16 (23.88%) Scrum
6 13 (19.40%) Project Management
7 12 (17.91%) MVVM
8 11 (16.42%) SOA
9 10 (14.93%) System Testing
10 9 (13.43%) Logistics
11 8 (11.94%) E-business
12 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.46%) Product Management
14 4 (5.97%) Change Management
14 4 (5.97%) Time Management
14 4 (5.97%) Release Management
15 2 (2.99%) Customer Engagement
15 2 (2.99%) CRM
15 2 (2.99%) Responsive Web Design
15 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
2 42 (62.69%) C#
3 31 (46.27%) SQL
4 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
5 16 (23.88%) T-SQL
6 11 (16.42%) VBA
7 8 (11.94%) C++
8 7 (10.45%) C
8 7 (10.45%) Python
9 6 (8.96%) Java
10 5 (7.46%) VB6
10 5 (7.46%) VB
11 4 (5.97%) XQuery
11 4 (5.97%) PHP
12 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (52.24%) QA
2 10 (14.93%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.99%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Xen
2 5 (7.46%) XenServer
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) MKS
3 11 (16.42%) Oracle
4 5 (7.46%) Citrix
5 4 (5.97%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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