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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
UK / England
Rank 814 748 718
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -30
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 31 146 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.90% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 125 175
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -9.09%

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
15174 16277 15616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.26% 17.71% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13063 14073 13293
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +46 8 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England +16 8 £35,500 -35.45% 1
London +14 5 £50,000 -2.91% 1
East Midlands +15 4 £37,500 -
South West +5 2 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Yorkshire +3 2 £39,000 +18.18%
North West -23 2 £43,125 +12.01%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 58 (59.79%) SQL
2 52 (53.61%) C#
3 42 (43.30%) .NET
4 34 (35.05%) SQL Server
5 33 (34.02%) Subversion
5 33 (34.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET
7 30 (30.93%) Visual Studio
8 27 (27.84%) HTML
8 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
9 26 (26.80%) Windows
9 26 (26.80%) MS Excel
10 24 (24.74%) CSS
11 20 (20.62%) VB
12 19 (19.59%) SDLC
13 18 (18.56%) Issue Tracking
13 18 (18.56%) Finance
14 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
14 17 (17.53%) Degree
15 16 (16.49%) T-SQL
15 16 (16.49%) Cisco
16 15 (15.46%) Firewall
16 15 (15.46%) Oracle
16 15 (15.46%) Web Development
17 14 (14.43%) QA
17 14 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (14.43%) Software Testing
17 14 (14.43%) Web Services
17 14 (14.43%) MPLS

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.09%) IIS
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.03%) Apache
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.03%) CMS
5 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (26.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) MS Project
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.06%) Office 365
4 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) Firewall
2 14 (14.43%) MPLS
3 12 (12.37%) BGP
4 11 (11.34%) VPN
5 9 (9.28%) OSPF
6 8 (8.25%) IP Telephony
7 7 (7.22%) LAN
7 7 (7.22%) NetScaler
8 6 (6.19%) iSCSI
8 6 (6.19%) WAN
8 6 (6.19%) Wireless
9 5 (5.15%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (5.15%) FWSM
9 5 (5.15%) Multicast
10 4 (4.12%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (4.12%) DMVPN
10 4 (4.12%) DWDM
10 4 (4.12%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (4.12%) Frame Relay
10 4 (4.12%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.15%) OLTP
8 4 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.06%) MariaDB
10 2 (2.06%) MySQL
10 2 (2.06%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 33 (34.02%) Subversion
1 33 (34.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (30.93%) Visual Studio
3 11 (11.34%) TestComplete
4 9 (9.28%) Bugzilla
4 9 (9.28%) SpecFlow
5 7 (7.22%) CruiseControl
5 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.22%) Hudson
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (3.09%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.06%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.03%) MSTest
9 1 (1.03%) NUnit
9 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.03%) Rational Rose
9 1 (1.03%) Selenium
9 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (18.56%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.15%) Electronics
3 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (45.36%) Developer
2 16 (16.49%) Analyst
2 16 (16.49%) Applications Developer
2 16 (16.49%) C# Developer
2 16 (16.49%) SQL Developer
3 14 (14.43%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Network Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Applications Support
6 10 (10.31%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) T-SQL Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) C# Application Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Automation Test Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Manual Test Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) Agile Test Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Principal Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Principal Software Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (43.30%) .NET
2 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET
3 27 (27.84%) HTML
4 24 (24.74%) CSS
5 14 (14.43%) Web Services
6 11 (11.34%) jQuery
6 11 (11.34%) XML
7 8 (8.25%) Ajax
7 8 (8.25%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.22%) WCF
8 7 (7.22%) WPF
9 5 (5.15%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.15%) HTML5
9 5 (5.15%) SOAP
10 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.12%) CSS3
10 4 (4.12%) React
11 2 (2.06%) Angular 2
11 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (2.06%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Client/Server
2 9 (9.28%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.19%) Replication
4 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.12%) User Experience
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.06%) iSeries
6 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.06%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.80%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.09%) Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Android
4 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.59%) SDLC
3 18 (18.56%) Issue Tracking
4 15 (15.46%) Web Development
5 14 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.43%) Software Testing
6 12 (12.37%) ITIL
6 12 (12.37%) Regression Testing
6 12 (12.37%) Scrum
7 11 (11.34%) Change Control
8 10 (10.31%) Automated Testing
8 10 (10.31%) Manual Testing
9 9 (9.28%) BDD
9 9 (9.28%) Multithreading
9 9 (9.28%) MVC
9 9 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.25%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (59.79%) SQL
2 52 (53.61%) C#
3 20 (20.62%) VB
4 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.49%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.31%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.31%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.25%) C++
8 3 (3.09%) Java
9 2 (2.06%) F#
9 2 (2.06%) Groovy
9 2 (2.06%) Scala
10 1 (1.03%) C
10 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.03%) VB6
10 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) Degree
2 11 (11.34%) ISEB
2 11 (11.34%) ISTQB
2 11 (11.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (6.19%) CCNP
3 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.12%) CCIE
6 1 (1.03%) CCNA
6 1 (1.03%) CCSP
6 1 (1.03%) MCSE
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) QA
2 5 (5.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) Hyper-V
1 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.03%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.49%) Cisco
3 15 (15.46%) Oracle
4 12 (12.37%) Juniper
5 10 (10.31%) Palo Alto
6 7 (7.22%) F5
7 6 (6.19%) Dell Compellent
7 6 (6.19%) EqualLogic
7 6 (6.19%) VMware
8 5 (5.15%) CommVault
8 5 (5.15%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.15%) SAP
9 4 (4.12%) TOWER Software
9 4 (4.12%) Xamarin
10 3 (3.09%) Brocade
10 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.09%) Logi Analytics
11 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
11 2 (2.06%) SolarWinds
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