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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 662 709 612
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -97
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 198 192 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 1.07% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 143 169 230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £59,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
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
16503 17964 14785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.66% 16.36% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13929 15216 12763
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +33 55 £51,500 -6.36% 14
South East -4 50 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Yorkshire +20 23 £45,000 +100.00% 5
East of England -3 21 £45,000 - 1
South West -2 17 £40,000 +33.33% 2
North West +16 12 £51,250 +127.77% 3
West Midlands -2 9 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands -4 8 £42,500 +32.81%
North East - 3 £32,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 262 (62.38%) .NET
2 241 (57.38%) SQL Server
3 227 (54.05%) C#
4 213 (50.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 212 (50.48%) SQL
6 195 (46.43%) XML
7 192 (45.71%) JavaScript
8 180 (42.86%) HTML
9 166 (39.52%) Microsoft
10 160 (38.10%) ASP.NET
11 139 (33.10%) jQuery
12 136 (32.38%) Subversion
13 131 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
14 122 (29.05%) CSS
15 120 (28.57%) Oracle
16 113 (26.90%) MVC
17 109 (25.95%) Windows
18 102 (24.29%) Visual Studio
19 85 (20.24%) SDLC
20 81 (19.29%) Java
21 80 (19.05%) Web Services
22 77 (18.33%) MS Excel
23 76 (18.10%) T-SQL
23 76 (18.10%) Finance
24 75 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
25 73 (17.38%) WCF
26 69 (16.43%) Software Engineering
27 66 (15.71%) SQL Server 2005
28 65 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 64 (15.24%) SQL Server 2008

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 51 (12.14%) IIS
2 40 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 34 (8.10%) Apache
4 28 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 25 (5.95%) JBoss
6 18 (4.29%) WebLogic
7 16 (3.81%) Drupal
8 15 (3.57%) CMS
9 14 (3.33%) WebSphere
10 12 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (2.62%) GlassFish
12 9 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (1.90%) DNN
13 8 (1.90%) Facebook Platform
14 4 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
14 4 (0.95%) nginx
15 3 (0.71%) Lync
15 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 77 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 54 (12.86%) MS Office
3 30 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.43%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.95%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.71%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.62%) AWD
2 5 (1.19%) Oracle BRM
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 42 (10.00%) Firewall
3 39 (9.29%) WAN
3 39 (9.29%) BGP
3 39 (9.29%) Cisco IOS
4 37 (8.81%) VPN
4 37 (8.81%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (8.33%) LAN
6 32 (7.62%) EIGRP
7 28 (6.67%) Wireshark
8 25 (5.95%) FWSM
9 18 (4.29%) OSPF
10 14 (3.33%) DNS
11 11 (2.62%) TCP/IP
11 11 (2.62%) Wireless
12 9 (2.14%) MPLS
13 8 (1.90%) VLAN
13 8 (1.90%) NAS
13 8 (1.90%) SAN
13 8 (1.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 66 (15.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 65 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (15.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 62 (14.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (9.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 28 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 22 (5.24%) Relational Database
9 19 (4.52%) MySQL
10 18 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (2.38%) DTS
14 9 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (2.14%) DB2
15 8 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (1.90%) OLTP
16 7 (1.67%) SSDT
16 7 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 213 (50.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 136 (32.38%) Subversion
3 102 (24.29%) Visual Studio
4 53 (12.62%) Git (software)
5 26 (6.19%) CruiseControl
6 16 (3.81%) Hudson
7 15 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 15 (3.57%) Maven
7 15 (3.57%) JIRA
8 14 (3.33%) JUnit
9 13 (3.10%) Bugzilla
10 11 (2.62%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.62%) NetBeans
10 11 (2.62%) StarTeam
11 10 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (2.38%) ClearQuest
12 9 (2.14%) Mercurial
13 8 (1.90%) ReSharper
14 7 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 76 (18.10%) Finance
2 43 (10.24%) Publishing
3 14 (3.33%) Marketing
4 10 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.43%) Retail
5 6 (1.43%) Back Office
5 6 (1.43%) Automotive
6 4 (0.95%) Banking
6 4 (0.95%) Electronics
6 4 (0.95%) Front Office
7 3 (0.71%) Games
7 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.48%) Law
8 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 226 (53.81%) Developer
2 88 (20.95%) .NET Developer
3 67 (15.95%) Senior Developer
4 59 (14.05%) C# Developer
5 58 (13.81%) Analyst
6 44 (10.48%) Software Developer
7 38 (9.05%) Network Engineer
8 37 (8.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (7.38%) Senior Software Developer
9 31 (7.38%) Software Engineer
10 29 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (6.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (5.71%) Architect
13 21 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
14 19 (4.52%) Web Developer
14 19 (4.52%) Support Analyst
14 19 (4.52%) Senior Software Engineer
15 16 (3.81%) Senior .NET Developer
16 15 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
16 15 (3.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (62.38%) .NET
2 195 (46.43%) XML
3 180 (42.86%) HTML
4 160 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 139 (33.10%) jQuery
6 122 (29.05%) CSS
7 80 (19.05%) Web Services
8 75 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 73 (17.38%) WCF
10 57 (13.57%) HTML5
11 55 (13.10%) XSLT
12 54 (12.86%) Ajax
13 49 (11.67%) Silverlight
13 49 (11.67%) .NET Framework
14 47 (11.19%) RESTful
15 45 (10.71%) SOAP
16 41 (9.76%) CSS3
17 33 (7.86%) REST
18 30 (7.14%) WPF
19 29 (6.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.86%) Client/Server
3 32 (7.62%) Kindle
3 32 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.52%) Mathematics
5 16 (3.81%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.62%) Clustering
7 9 (2.14%) Social Media
8 7 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.67%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.67%) CMDB
9 6 (1.43%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.43%) W3C
9 6 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.19%) User Experience
10 5 (1.19%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.19%) Celerra
10 5 (1.19%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.19%) Equities
10 5 (1.19%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 109 (25.95%) Windows
2 45 (10.71%) Linux
3 32 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (2.86%) UNIX
6 9 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.67%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.95%) CentOS
8 4 (0.95%) Fedora
8 4 (0.95%) SUSE
8 4 (0.95%) Debian
8 4 (0.95%) Solaris
9 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (26.90%) MVC
3 85 (20.24%) SDLC
4 69 (16.43%) Software Engineering
5 61 (14.52%) Project Management
6 58 (13.81%) Scrum
7 48 (11.43%) TDD
8 46 (10.95%) ITIL
9 40 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (8.57%) UML
10 36 (8.57%) Configuration Management
11 32 (7.62%) Incident Management
12 31 (7.38%) Service Management
12 31 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (6.43%) Root Cause Analysis
13 27 (6.43%) Capacity Management
13 27 (6.43%) Security Patching
14 26 (6.19%) Load Balancing
14 26 (6.19%) OO
15 25 (5.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (54.05%) C#
2 212 (50.48%) SQL
3 192 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 81 (19.29%) Java
5 76 (18.10%) T-SQL
6 61 (14.52%) VB.NET
7 56 (13.33%) VB
8 47 (11.19%) C++
9 28 (6.67%) PL/SQL
10 27 (6.43%) PHP
11 21 (5.00%) VB6
12 16 (3.81%) XQuery
12 16 (3.81%) C
13 13 (3.10%) VBA
14 9 (2.14%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.14%) Groovy
15 8 (1.90%) XPath
16 7 (1.67%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.19%) Python
17 5 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (13.57%) Degree
2 43 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (9.76%) Security Cleared
4 36 (8.57%) CCNP
5 33 (7.86%) CCNA
6 30 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 14 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (2.62%) OCPJP
9 11 (2.62%) OCMJD
10 10 (2.38%) MCAD
11 8 (1.90%) HND
12 5 (1.19%) CCDP
12 5 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.95%) Siebel Certification
14 3 (0.71%) CCSP
14 3 (0.71%) CCSA
15 2 (0.48%) CIMA
15 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.62%) QA
2 34 (8.10%) ISO 9001
3 31 (7.38%) SLA
4 4 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.71%) HL7
6 2 (0.48%) WAI
6 2 (0.48%) GAMP
6 2 (0.48%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.95%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (0.71%) UAG
4 3 (0.71%) Firmware
5 2 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (6.43%) Opsview
1 27 (6.43%) Cisco LMS
2 25 (5.95%) Nagios
2 25 (5.95%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.19%) Legato
3 5 (1.19%) ARCserve
3 5 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.95%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.95%) SCCM
4 4 (0.95%) SCOM
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (0.71%) MOM
5 3 (0.71%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.48%) Cacti
Vendors
1 166 (39.52%) Microsoft
2 120 (28.57%) Oracle
3 47 (11.19%) Cisco
4 32 (7.62%) VMware
5 17 (4.05%) Sitecore
6 15 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 15 (3.57%) MKS
7 11 (2.62%) Sun
8 10 (2.38%) Facebook
8 10 (2.38%) Twitter
9 9 (2.14%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.14%) Riverbed
10 8 (1.90%) Google
10 8 (1.90%) Telerik
10 8 (1.90%) F5
11 7 (1.67%) IBM
11 7 (1.67%) HP
12 6 (1.43%) Tableau
13 5 (1.19%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.19%) EMC
London
Operations Resources
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
TATA Consultancy Services
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 58k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k, £15k Bonus, Pension, Discou
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Emerson Chase
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chislehurst, Kent
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 7 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago