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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 661 747 577
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -170
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 217 154 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.24% 0.86% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 171 126 258
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 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.44% -5.00%
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
17515 17885 15164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.97% 16.21% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14880 15210 13120
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,540 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
South East +38 60 £45,000 +12.50% 10
London +21 57 £52,000 -11.86% 8
Yorkshire +13 24 £45,000 +38.46% 2
South West +8 22 £42,500 +30.76% 3
East of England +6 22 £45,000 -0.55% 2
North West +10 16 £40,000 +39.13% 3
West Midlands -3 9 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands -5 4 £42,500 +32.81% 1
North East - 3 £32,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 280 (64.67%) .NET
2 243 (56.12%) C#
2 243 (56.12%) SQL Server
3 231 (53.35%) SQL
4 223 (51.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 194 (44.80%) HTML
6 192 (44.34%) XML
7 190 (43.88%) JavaScript
8 174 (40.18%) ASP.NET
9 168 (38.80%) Microsoft
10 147 (33.95%) jQuery
11 135 (31.18%) Subversion
12 134 (30.95%) CSS
13 133 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
14 125 (28.87%) Oracle
15 118 (27.25%) MVC
16 104 (24.02%) Windows
17 102 (23.56%) Visual Studio
18 90 (20.79%) SDLC
19 84 (19.40%) MS Excel
20 80 (18.48%) Web Services
21 78 (18.01%) SQL Server 2008
22 77 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
23 76 (17.55%) Java
24 72 (16.63%) T-SQL
24 72 (16.63%) Software Engineering
25 71 (16.40%) WCF
26 69 (15.94%) HTML5
27 68 (15.70%) SQL Server 2005
27 68 (15.70%) Project Management

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 55 (12.70%) IIS
2 49 (11.32%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.77%) Apache
4 23 (5.31%) Tomcat
5 22 (5.08%) JBoss
6 18 (4.16%) Drupal
7 12 (2.77%) CMS
8 11 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (2.31%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.85%) DNN
10 8 (1.85%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.85%) Facebook Platform
11 4 (0.92%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.69%) Lync
12 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.69%) nginx
12 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 84 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 63 (14.55%) MS Office
3 29 (6.70%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.15%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.92%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.46%) MS Project
6 2 (0.46%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (3.46%) AWD
2 3 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.23%) Staffware
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (10.39%) Cisco Nexus
2 40 (9.24%) BGP
3 37 (8.55%) Cisco IOS
3 37 (8.55%) WAN
4 36 (8.31%) Firewall
5 33 (7.62%) EIGRP
5 33 (7.62%) LAN
5 33 (7.62%) VPN
6 31 (7.16%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (6.47%) Wireshark
8 21 (4.85%) OSPF
9 20 (4.62%) FWSM
10 13 (3.00%) Wireless
10 13 (3.00%) TCP/IP
11 12 (2.77%) DNS
12 10 (2.31%) VoIP
13 9 (2.08%) MPLS
14 8 (1.85%) VLAN
14 8 (1.85%) Multicast
15 7 (1.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (56.12%) SQL Server
2 78 (18.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (15.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 55 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (12.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 49 (11.32%) SQL Server 2000
7 32 (7.39%) Oracle Database
8 21 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (3.70%) MySQL
9 16 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.31%) Oracle9i Database
10 10 (2.31%) DB2
10 10 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.62%) OLTP
12 7 (1.62%) SSDT
13 6 (1.39%) DTS
13 6 (1.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 223 (51.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 135 (31.18%) Subversion
3 102 (23.56%) Visual Studio
4 41 (9.47%) Git (software)
5 25 (5.77%) CruiseControl
6 21 (4.85%) Jenkins
7 18 (4.16%) JIRA
8 17 (3.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 17 (3.93%) Hudson
9 15 (3.46%) Bugzilla
10 12 (2.77%) Selenium
11 11 (2.54%) ReSharper
11 11 (2.54%) WebDriver
11 11 (2.54%) Mockito
11 11 (2.54%) SoapUI
11 11 (2.54%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (1.85%) Maven
13 7 (1.62%) MSTest
13 7 (1.62%) JUnit
General
1 67 (15.47%) Finance
2 40 (9.24%) Publishing
3 14 (3.23%) Marketing
4 10 (2.31%) Retail
5 9 (2.08%) Back Office
6 7 (1.62%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.39%) Automotive
8 4 (0.92%) Front Office
8 4 (0.92%) Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Games
9 3 (0.69%) Electronics
9 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 238 (54.97%) Developer
2 95 (21.94%) .NET Developer
3 63 (14.55%) Senior Developer
4 61 (14.09%) C# Developer
5 58 (13.39%) Analyst
6 56 (12.93%) Software Developer
7 39 (9.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 37 (8.55%) Network Engineer
9 36 (8.31%) Senior Software Developer
10 27 (6.24%) ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (6.24%) Software Engineer
11 24 (5.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (5.31%) Architect
12 23 (5.31%) Support Analyst
13 22 (5.08%) Senior Network Engineer
14 20 (4.62%) Web Developer
15 16 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
16 15 (3.46%) Applications Support
16 15 (3.46%) Senior .NET Developer
17 14 (3.23%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (64.67%) .NET
2 194 (44.80%) HTML
3 192 (44.34%) XML
4 174 (40.18%) ASP.NET
5 147 (33.95%) jQuery
6 134 (30.95%) CSS
7 80 (18.48%) Web Services
8 77 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (16.40%) WCF
10 69 (15.94%) HTML5
11 58 (13.39%) XSLT
12 53 (12.24%) Ajax
12 53 (12.24%) .NET Framework
13 50 (11.55%) Silverlight
14 49 (11.32%) CSS3
15 38 (8.78%) RESTful
15 38 (8.78%) WPF
16 32 (7.39%) SOAP
17 31 (7.16%) Entity Framework
18 26 (6.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.93%) Kindle
3 27 (6.24%) Client/Server
4 25 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.16%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.00%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.08%) Social Media
8 7 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.39%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.39%) User Experience
9 6 (1.39%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.92%) Clustering
10 4 (0.92%) W3C
10 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.92%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.92%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.69%) ASTM
11 3 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 104 (24.02%) Windows
2 40 (9.24%) Linux
3 31 (7.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.77%) UNIX
7 9 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.85%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.46%) CentOS
10 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.46%) SUSE
10 2 (0.46%) Debian
10 2 (0.46%) Fedora
10 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.46%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.46%) Solaris
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (27.25%) MVC
3 90 (20.79%) SDLC
4 72 (16.63%) Software Engineering
5 68 (15.70%) Project Management
6 59 (13.63%) Scrum
7 45 (10.39%) TDD
8 44 (10.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 43 (9.93%) ITIL
10 33 (7.62%) Incident Management
11 31 (7.16%) Service Management
12 29 (6.70%) UML
13 28 (6.47%) Configuration Management
14 27 (6.24%) Security Patching
14 27 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (6.24%) Root Cause Analysis
14 27 (6.24%) Capacity Management
15 26 (6.00%) OO
16 24 (5.54%) Change Management
17 23 (5.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 243 (56.12%) C#
2 231 (53.35%) SQL
3 190 (43.88%) JavaScript
4 76 (17.55%) Java
5 72 (16.63%) T-SQL
6 64 (14.78%) VB
7 63 (14.55%) VB.NET
8 39 (9.01%) C++
9 31 (7.16%) PL/SQL
10 25 (5.77%) PHP
11 21 (4.85%) VB6
12 19 (4.39%) C
13 18 (4.16%) XQuery
14 13 (3.00%) Groovy
15 9 (2.08%) VBA
16 7 (1.62%) XPath
17 6 (1.39%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.39%) VBScript
18 5 (1.15%) PowerShell
18 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (11.09%) Degree
2 42 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (8.55%) CCNP
4 34 (7.85%) Security Cleared
5 27 (6.24%) CCNA
6 24 (5.54%) DV Cleared
7 16 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (3.00%) MCAD
9 11 (2.54%) HND
10 9 (2.08%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.15%) CCDP
12 4 (0.92%) OCPJP
12 4 (0.92%) OCMJD
12 4 (0.92%) Siebel Certification
13 3 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.69%) CCSP
13 3 (0.69%) CCSA
14 2 (0.46%) CIMA
14 2 (0.46%) ISEB
14 2 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.85%) QA
2 32 (7.39%) ISO 9001
2 32 (7.39%) SLA
3 4 (0.92%) GAMP
4 3 (0.69%) HL7
4 3 (0.69%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.46%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.92%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.69%) Firmware
4 3 (0.69%) UAG
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 27 (6.24%) Cisco LMS
1 27 (6.24%) Opsview
2 20 (4.62%) Cisco Prime
2 20 (4.62%) Nagios
3 8 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.15%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.15%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 4 (0.92%) SCCM
5 4 (0.92%) SCOM
6 3 (0.69%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.69%) MOM
6 3 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.69%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.69%) Oracle Flashback
7 2 (0.46%) Foglight
7 2 (0.46%) OPNET
7 2 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.46%) Cacti
Vendors
1 168 (38.80%) Microsoft
2 125 (28.87%) Oracle
3 46 (10.62%) Cisco
4 25 (5.77%) VMware
5 19 (4.39%) MKS
5 19 (4.39%) Sitecore
6 16 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 9 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.08%) Google
7 9 (2.08%) Facebook
7 9 (2.08%) Twitter
7 9 (2.08%) F5
7 9 (2.08%) ServiceNow
8 8 (1.85%) Telerik
9 7 (1.62%) Riverbed
10 6 (1.39%) Tableau
10 6 (1.39%) Serena
11 5 (1.15%) Adobe
11 5 (1.15%) HP
11 5 (1.15%) NetScout
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vadis People
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Atos
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester ,Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £35k -£35k pa + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 8 days ago
Wembley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago