The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 676 688 604
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -84
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 208 209 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 1.16% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 163 191 246
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,625 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16877 18029 15667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.35% 16.12% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14266 14995 13532
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
London +13 56 £47,500 - 6
South East -16 55 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Yorkshire +22 28 £45,000 +38.46% 4
East of England +17 26 £43,250 -1.14%
South West -8 17 £40,000 +33.33%
West Midlands -25 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
North West +22 8 £33,500 +7.20% 5
East Midlands +7 6 - -
North East - 3 £32,500 - 3
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (60.91%) .NET
2 234 (56.12%) SQL Server
3 216 (51.80%) SQL
3 216 (51.80%) C#
4 206 (49.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 204 (48.92%) XML
6 202 (48.44%) JavaScript
7 175 (41.97%) HTML
8 165 (39.57%) Microsoft
9 157 (37.65%) ASP.NET
10 133 (31.89%) Subversion
11 125 (29.98%) jQuery
12 124 (29.74%) Agile Software Development
13 117 (28.06%) Windows
14 110 (26.38%) Oracle
15 106 (25.42%) Visual Studio
15 106 (25.42%) CSS
16 101 (24.22%) MVC
17 80 (19.18%) Java
18 79 (18.94%) Web Services
19 78 (18.71%) T-SQL
20 76 (18.23%) Finance
20 76 (18.23%) Software Engineering
21 73 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
22 70 (16.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 70 (16.79%) MS Excel
23 69 (16.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 66 (15.83%) WCF
24 66 (15.83%) Degree
25 63 (15.11%) QA

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 46 (11.03%) IIS
2 33 (7.91%) Apache
3 31 (7.43%) Tomcat
4 30 (7.19%) SharePoint
5 27 (6.47%) JBoss
6 22 (5.28%) WebLogic
7 18 (4.32%) WebSphere
8 15 (3.60%) Drupal
8 15 (3.60%) GlassFish
9 11 (2.64%) CMS
10 9 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.96%) nginx
12 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.48%) DNN
13 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 70 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 50 (11.99%) MS Office
3 35 (8.39%) MS Visio
4 13 (3.12%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.72%) Revit
6 2 (0.48%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (2.16%) AWD
1 9 (2.16%) Oracle BRM
2 4 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.31%) Cisco Nexus
2 39 (9.35%) WAN
2 39 (9.35%) Cisco IOS
2 39 (9.35%) Cisco ASA
3 38 (9.11%) Firewall
4 37 (8.87%) VPN
5 35 (8.39%) LAN
5 35 (8.39%) BGP
6 30 (7.19%) EIGRP
7 29 (6.95%) Wireshark
8 28 (6.71%) FWSM
9 14 (3.36%) DNS
10 12 (2.88%) SAN
10 12 (2.88%) NAS
11 11 (2.64%) OSPF
12 9 (2.16%) iSCSI
13 8 (1.92%) Wireless
13 8 (1.92%) Multicast
14 7 (1.68%) MPLS
15 5 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (56.12%) SQL Server
2 70 (16.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (16.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (14.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 51 (12.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (7.91%) SQL Server 2000
7 24 (5.76%) Oracle Database
8 22 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (4.08%) Relational Database
10 16 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
11 14 (3.36%) MySQL
12 13 (3.12%) DTS
12 13 (3.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (1.68%) OLTP
14 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.44%) TKPROF
16 5 (1.20%) MongoDB
17 4 (0.96%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 206 (49.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 133 (31.89%) Subversion
3 106 (25.42%) Visual Studio
4 55 (13.19%) Git (software)
5 27 (6.47%) CruiseControl
6 19 (4.56%) Maven
6 19 (4.56%) Hudson
7 18 (4.32%) JUnit
8 17 (4.08%) Bugzilla
9 15 (3.60%) NetBeans
9 15 (3.60%) Eclipse
9 15 (3.60%) StarTeam
10 13 (3.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 12 (2.88%) JIRA
12 11 (2.64%) Mercurial
12 11 (2.64%) InstallShield
13 10 (2.40%) ClearQuest
14 9 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.92%) MSI
16 7 (1.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 76 (18.23%) Finance
2 43 (10.31%) Publishing
3 14 (3.36%) Marketing
4 12 (2.88%) Retail
5 11 (2.64%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.44%) Electronics
6 6 (1.44%) Automotive
7 4 (0.96%) Front Office
7 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.72%) Games
8 3 (0.72%) Back Office
8 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.48%) Law
9 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 224 (53.72%) Developer
2 90 (21.58%) .NET Developer
3 70 (16.79%) Analyst
4 58 (13.91%) Senior Developer
5 54 (12.95%) C# Developer
6 41 (9.83%) Software Developer
7 39 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (9.11%) Software Engineer
9 36 (8.63%) Network Engineer
10 32 (7.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (7.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
12 23 (5.52%) Senior Software Developer
13 21 (5.04%) Programmer
14 20 (4.80%) Analyst Programmer
15 17 (4.08%) Support Analyst
15 17 (4.08%) Architect
16 16 (3.84%) Senior Network Engineer
17 15 (3.60%) Senior .NET Developer
18 14 (3.36%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (60.91%) .NET
2 204 (48.92%) XML
3 175 (41.97%) HTML
4 157 (37.65%) ASP.NET
5 125 (29.98%) jQuery
6 106 (25.42%) CSS
7 79 (18.94%) Web Services
8 73 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 66 (15.83%) WCF
10 56 (13.43%) RESTful
11 54 (12.95%) XSLT
12 52 (12.47%) Silverlight
12 52 (12.47%) .NET Framework
13 50 (11.99%) Ajax
14 49 (11.75%) SOAP
15 44 (10.55%) HTML5
16 35 (8.39%) JSON
16 35 (8.39%) WPF
17 32 (7.67%) REST
18 29 (6.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.63%) Computer Science
3 33 (7.91%) Client/Server
3 33 (7.91%) Kindle
4 19 (4.56%) Algorithms
5 18 (4.32%) Mathematics
6 16 (3.84%) Clustering
7 9 (2.16%) Celerra
8 8 (1.92%) CMDB
8 8 (1.92%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.44%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.20%) User Experience
10 5 (1.20%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.20%) Open Source
10 5 (1.20%) Equities
10 5 (1.20%) Derivative
10 5 (1.20%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.20%) W3C
11 4 (0.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 117 (28.06%) Windows
2 44 (10.55%) Linux
3 31 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.64%) UNIX
7 10 (2.40%) Windows CE
8 7 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.20%) Debian
9 5 (1.20%) Fedora
9 5 (1.20%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.20%) CentOS
10 4 (0.96%) SUSE
10 4 (0.96%) Solaris
11 3 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.24%) Android
12 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (29.74%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (24.22%) MVC
3 76 (18.23%) Software Engineering
4 61 (14.63%) Project Management
5 56 (13.43%) Scrum
6 53 (12.71%) TDD
7 45 (10.79%) UML
8 44 (10.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 41 (9.83%) ITIL
10 35 (8.39%) Configuration Management
11 32 (7.67%) Service Management
12 31 (7.43%) Load Balancing
13 30 (7.19%) Incident Management
13 30 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (6.71%) ITIL V3
14 28 (6.71%) Root Cause Analysis
14 28 (6.71%) Capacity Management
15 27 (6.47%) OO
15 27 (6.47%) Change Management
16 22 (5.28%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 216 (51.80%) C#
1 216 (51.80%) SQL
2 202 (48.44%) JavaScript
3 80 (19.18%) Java
4 78 (18.71%) T-SQL
5 60 (14.39%) C++
6 59 (14.15%) VB
7 55 (13.19%) VB.NET
8 28 (6.71%) PHP
9 24 (5.76%) PL/SQL
10 23 (5.52%) VB6
11 18 (4.32%) C
11 18 (4.32%) VBA
12 16 (3.84%) XQuery
13 12 (2.88%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.68%) XAML
15 6 (1.44%) XPath
15 6 (1.44%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.44%) Python
15 6 (1.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 66 (15.83%) Degree
2 50 (11.99%) Security Cleared
3 38 (9.11%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (8.39%) DV Cleared
5 33 (7.91%) CCNP
6 28 (6.71%) CCNA
7 20 (4.80%) SC Cleared
8 15 (3.60%) OCPJP
8 15 (3.60%) OCMJD
9 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.20%) MCAD
11 4 (0.96%) Siebel Certification
11 4 (0.96%) CCDP
12 3 (0.72%) CCSA
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.72%) HND
12 3 (0.72%) CCSP
13 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.48%) CIMA
13 2 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (15.11%) QA
2 35 (8.39%) ISO 9001
3 30 (7.19%) SLA
4 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.48%) WAI
5 2 (0.48%) HL7
5 2 (0.48%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.24%) GAMP
System Software
1 33 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.48%) vSphere
5 2 (0.48%) UAG
6 1 (0.24%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
6 1 (0.24%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (8.39%) Nagios
2 28 (6.71%) Cisco Prime
2 28 (6.71%) Cisco LMS
2 28 (6.71%) Opsview
3 9 (2.16%) ARCserve
3 9 (2.16%) Legato
4 6 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (1.44%) OpenView
5 5 (1.20%) SCOM
6 3 (0.72%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.72%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle Flashback
7 2 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.48%) MOM
7 2 (0.48%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.48%) Foglight
7 2 (0.48%) OPNET
Vendors
1 165 (39.57%) Microsoft
2 110 (26.38%) Oracle
3 48 (11.51%) Cisco
4 36 (8.63%) VMware
5 17 (4.08%) HP
6 16 (3.84%) MKS
7 15 (3.60%) Sun
8 12 (2.88%) CheckPoint
9 11 (2.64%) IBM
10 10 (2.40%) EMC
11 9 (2.16%) NetApp
11 9 (2.16%) Veritas
11 9 (2.16%) Brocade
11 9 (2.16%) Riverbed
12 7 (1.68%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.44%) SolarWinds
13 6 (1.44%) Sitecore
14 5 (1.20%) F5
14 5 (1.20%) Facebook
14 5 (1.20%) Twitter
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k, £15k Bonus, Pension, Discou
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 12 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago