The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 734 555 515
Rank change year-on-year
-179 -40
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 142 308 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 2.01% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 115 263 336
Average salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,145 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17992 15305 16182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.43% 15.03% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15231 13122 14106
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in England

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in England

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in England

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in England

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London -95 46 £59,500 +25.26% 2
South East -79 30 £40,000 - 4
East of England -16 23 £44,000 -0.56% 2
Yorkshire -31 19 £32,500 -27.77% 3
South West -6 13 £37,000 +25.42% 3
East Midlands -5 6 £30,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands -20 1 £40,000 +6.66% 2
North West -29 1 £35,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 254 (71.35%) .NET
2 232 (65.17%) SQL Server
3 198 (55.62%) C#
4 195 (54.78%) Microsoft
5 169 (47.47%) XML
6 157 (44.10%) HTML
7 153 (42.98%) ASP.NET
8 144 (40.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 143 (40.17%) JavaScript
10 141 (39.61%) Windows
11 131 (36.80%) SQL
12 125 (35.11%) Subversion
13 107 (30.06%) CSS
14 106 (29.78%) Visual Studio
15 97 (27.25%) Degree
16 94 (26.40%) MVC
17 89 (25.00%) jQuery
18 77 (21.63%) Software Engineering
19 74 (20.79%) SQL Server 2008
20 73 (20.51%) Finance
21 70 (19.66%) Web Services
21 70 (19.66%) Java
22 67 (18.82%) VB.NET
22 67 (18.82%) IIS
23 66 (18.54%) MS Excel
24 63 (17.70%) Oracle
25 62 (17.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 62 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC
26 61 (17.13%) SQL Server 2005
26 61 (17.13%) .NET Framework

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 67 (18.82%) IIS
2 29 (8.15%) SharePoint
3 28 (7.87%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (5.06%) WebSphere
4 18 (5.06%) CMS
5 10 (2.81%) Drupal
5 10 (2.81%) Apache
6 6 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.69%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.40%) Site Server
8 4 (1.12%) SAS
9 3 (0.84%) Alfresco
9 3 (0.84%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.56%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 66 (18.54%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.58%) MS Office
3 10 (2.81%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.84%) MS Project
5 2 (0.56%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.28%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.28%) Revit
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.40%) assyst
3 4 (1.12%) PORTIA
3 4 (1.12%) Advent Geneva
4 3 (0.84%) AWD
5 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.69%) GitHub
2 5 (1.40%) IaaS
2 5 (1.40%) PaaS
3 4 (1.12%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.46%) Internet
2 22 (6.18%) Firewall
3 19 (5.34%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.93%) SSL
4 14 (3.93%) FTP
5 13 (3.65%) Intranet
6 12 (3.37%) LAN
6 12 (3.37%) WAN
6 12 (3.37%) SAN
7 10 (2.81%) MPLS
8 9 (2.53%) OSPF
8 9 (2.53%) BGP
8 9 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (2.25%) EIGRP
9 8 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (2.25%) Ethernet
9 8 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (1.97%) VPN
10 7 (1.97%) Network Security
11 6 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (65.17%) SQL Server
2 74 (20.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (17.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (17.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 54 (15.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (10.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 19 (5.34%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (3.09%) MySQL
10 10 (2.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.25%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.25%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.97%) MS Access
14 6 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.84%) DTS
Development Applications
1 144 (40.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 125 (35.11%) Subversion
3 106 (29.78%) Visual Studio
4 27 (7.58%) NUnit
5 25 (7.02%) Git (software)
6 24 (6.74%) Jenkins
7 21 (5.90%) JIRA
8 19 (5.34%) MSI
9 18 (5.06%) WiX
10 15 (4.21%) CruiseControl
11 14 (3.93%) MSBuild
12 11 (3.09%) ClearCase
13 9 (2.53%) PVCS
13 9 (2.53%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (2.53%) TestComplete
13 9 (2.53%) SilkTest
14 8 (2.25%) Eclipse
15 7 (1.97%) Ant
15 7 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (1.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 73 (20.51%) Finance
2 21 (5.90%) Banking
3 20 (5.62%) Retail
4 11 (3.09%) Back Office
5 8 (2.25%) Front Office
6 6 (1.69%) Publishing
6 6 (1.69%) Marketing
6 6 (1.69%) Electronics
6 6 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.40%) Law
7 5 (1.40%) Legal
8 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 172 (48.31%) Developer
2 77 (21.63%) .NET Developer
3 55 (15.45%) Software Developer
4 46 (12.92%) C# Developer
5 38 (10.67%) Software Engineer
6 37 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 36 (10.11%) Analyst
8 34 (9.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (6.46%) Applications Developer
9 23 (6.46%) .NET Software Developer
10 18 (5.06%) Senior Developer
10 18 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
11 16 (4.49%) SQL Developer
12 15 (4.21%) VB.NET Developer
12 15 (4.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 15 (4.21%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (3.93%) .NET Applications Developer
13 14 (3.93%) Build Manager
14 13 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (3.65%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (71.35%) .NET
2 169 (47.47%) XML
3 157 (44.10%) HTML
4 153 (42.98%) ASP.NET
5 107 (30.06%) CSS
6 89 (25.00%) jQuery
7 70 (19.66%) Web Services
8 62 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 61 (17.13%) .NET Framework
10 47 (13.20%) HTML5
11 46 (12.92%) WCF
12 45 (12.64%) Ajax
13 42 (11.80%) XSLT
14 38 (10.67%) WinForms
14 38 (10.67%) WPF
15 31 (8.71%) CSS3
15 31 (8.71%) ADO.NET
16 28 (7.87%) Silverlight
17 23 (6.46%) XSD
18 21 (5.90%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.20%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.90%) Mathematics
3 19 (5.34%) Replication
4 18 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.21%) Celerra
6 11 (3.09%) Cryptography
7 10 (2.81%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.81%) EMV
8 8 (2.25%) EFT
9 7 (1.97%) Clustering
9 7 (1.97%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.69%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.40%) iPhone
11 5 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.40%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.12%) EPoS
13 3 (0.84%) GIS
13 3 (0.84%) Open Source
13 3 (0.84%) RIA
14 2 (0.56%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 141 (39.61%) Windows
2 47 (13.20%) Linux
3 15 (4.21%) UNIX
4 14 (3.93%) Android
4 14 (3.93%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.81%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (1.40%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.40%) Windows CE
8 5 (1.40%) HPUX
8 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.28%) SUSE
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (26.40%) MVC
2 77 (21.63%) Software Engineering
3 50 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (11.80%) OO
5 36 (10.11%) SOA
5 36 (10.11%) Content Management
6 33 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (8.71%) OOD
8 28 (7.87%) Scrum
8 28 (7.87%) Unit Testing
8 28 (7.87%) Release Management
9 26 (7.30%) Project Management
10 24 (6.74%) Web Development
11 23 (6.46%) Workflow
12 21 (5.90%) UML
13 19 (5.34%) Multithreading
13 19 (5.34%) Change Control
14 18 (5.06%) Time Management
15 16 (4.49%) MVVM
15 16 (4.49%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (55.62%) C#
2 143 (40.17%) JavaScript
3 131 (36.80%) SQL
4 70 (19.66%) Java
5 67 (18.82%) VB.NET
6 59 (16.57%) C++
7 46 (12.92%) VB
8 43 (12.08%) T-SQL
9 32 (8.99%) C
10 25 (7.02%) VB6
11 16 (4.49%) XPath
11 16 (4.49%) XQuery
12 14 (3.93%) PHP
13 13 (3.65%) VBA
14 11 (3.09%) PL/SQL
14 11 (3.09%) Embedded C
15 8 (2.25%) VBScript
16 7 (1.97%) Embedded C++
17 5 (1.40%) Python
18 3 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 97 (27.25%) Degree
2 20 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.53%) ISTQB
3 9 (2.53%) MCP
3 9 (2.53%) ISEB
4 7 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.97%) CCNP
4 7 (1.97%) CFA
5 6 (1.69%) MCSE
6 4 (1.12%) CCIE
7 3 (0.84%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.56%) MCPD
8 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.28%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.28%) MCITP
9 1 (0.28%) MCSA
9 1 (0.28%) PhD
9 1 (0.28%) MCAD
9 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.55%) QA
2 16 (4.49%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.25%) SLA
4 4 (1.12%) GAMP
5 3 (0.84%) HL7
5 3 (0.84%) DICOM
System Software
1 29 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (7.30%) Hyper-V
3 18 (5.06%) Xen
4 16 (4.49%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.28%) XenApp
5 1 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (5.06%) Legato
1 18 (5.06%) ARCserve
2 12 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.40%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.56%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 195 (54.78%) Microsoft
2 63 (17.70%) Oracle
3 29 (8.15%) VMware
4 21 (5.90%) Veritas
5 20 (5.62%) NetApp
6 19 (5.34%) EMC
7 16 (4.49%) Cisco
8 11 (3.09%) Adobe
9 10 (2.81%) EPiServer
10 9 (2.53%) Infragistics
10 9 (2.53%) JBoss
10 9 (2.53%) HP
11 8 (2.25%) SunGard
11 8 (2.25%) Perforce
11 8 (2.25%) Serena
11 8 (2.25%) VeriFone
11 8 (2.25%) BI-SAM
12 6 (1.69%) F5
12 6 (1.69%) Telerik
12 6 (1.69%) DevExpress
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