The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
VSS/SourceSafe
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
200 173 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.40% 14.24% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 165 99 98
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £23,300 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £42,800
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 Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Edinburgh region.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) FishEye
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) FishEye
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian