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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 766 707 753
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +46
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 145 212 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.85% 1.33% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 126 186 134
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.88% -
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
17125 15907 15461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.09% 16.31% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14898 13581 12823
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,425
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +4 58 £51,500 +5.10% 3
South East -48 31 £50,000 +9.89% 4
Yorkshire +12 17 £41,250 -8.33%
North West +11 13 £36,500 +21.66%
East of England -17 13 £60,000 +36.36% 2
South West -13 9 £32,500 -0.76%
East Midlands +1 2 - -
West Midlands -19 1 £47,000 +42.42%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 221 (66.17%) SQL Server
2 176 (52.69%) SQL
2 176 (52.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 167 (50.00%) .NET
4 146 (43.71%) JavaScript
5 134 (40.12%) C#
6 130 (38.92%) XML
7 121 (36.23%) Subversion
8 108 (32.34%) HTML
9 83 (24.85%) Analytical Skills
10 80 (23.95%) CSS
11 79 (23.65%) Windows
12 78 (23.35%) Web Services
13 77 (23.05%) ASP.NET
13 77 (23.05%) Microsoft
13 77 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
14 76 (22.75%) SQL Server 2008
15 72 (21.56%) T-SQL
16 71 (21.26%) Finance
17 70 (20.96%) Visual Studio
18 69 (20.66%) SQL Server 2012
19 67 (20.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 66 (19.76%) Java
21 65 (19.46%) MVC
22 64 (19.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 62 (18.56%) WCF
24 61 (18.26%) SDLC
25 55 (16.47%) SQL Server 2005
26 53 (15.87%) Configuration Management
26 53 (15.87%) ETL

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.79%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.49%) JBoss
4 13 (3.89%) IIS
5 10 (2.99%) Apache
6 9 (2.69%) CMS
6 9 (2.69%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.10%) GlassFish
7 7 (2.10%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.80%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.20%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.90%) nginx
12 2 (0.60%) CICS
12 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.30%) Node.js
13 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 34 (10.18%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.79%) MS Office
3 8 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.20%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (6.89%) Siebel Analytics
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.90%) AWD
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.60%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) IaaS
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.08%) Firewall
2 31 (9.28%) LAN
3 30 (8.98%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (8.68%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (7.19%) DNS
6 21 (6.29%) VPN
7 20 (5.99%) OSPF
7 20 (5.99%) WAN
8 18 (5.39%) Internet
9 17 (5.09%) BGP
9 17 (5.09%) DHCP
9 17 (5.09%) VLAN
10 15 (4.49%) Wireless
11 13 (3.89%) BIG-IP
12 12 (3.59%) Network Security
13 11 (3.29%) EIGRP
14 10 (2.99%) MPLS
15 9 (2.69%) Cisco Wireless
15 9 (2.69%) TCP/IP
16 8 (2.40%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (66.17%) SQL Server
2 76 (22.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (20.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 67 (20.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (19.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (16.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 45 (13.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 23 (6.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 23 (6.89%) Siebel EIM
9 18 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (3.59%) Oracle Database
12 11 (3.29%) OLTP
13 8 (2.40%) MySQL
13 8 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (2.10%) TKPROF
15 6 (1.80%) MS Access
15 6 (1.80%) Pentaho
16 5 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 176 (52.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 121 (36.23%) Subversion
3 70 (20.96%) Visual Studio
4 45 (13.47%) Mercurial
5 28 (8.38%) Git (software)
6 16 (4.79%) CruiseControl
7 14 (4.19%) Eclipse
8 13 (3.89%) Maven
9 12 (3.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 11 (3.29%) JIRA
11 10 (2.99%) SpecFlow
11 10 (2.99%) Toad
12 9 (2.69%) Bugzilla
12 9 (2.69%) Hudson
13 8 (2.40%) Oracle APEX
14 7 (2.10%) MSTest
14 7 (2.10%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.80%) NUnit
15 6 (1.80%) StarTeam
General
1 71 (21.26%) Finance
2 9 (2.69%) Financial Institution
3 7 (2.10%) Publishing
3 7 (2.10%) Retail
3 7 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.80%) Back Office
5 4 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 213 (63.77%) Developer
2 66 (19.76%) .NET Developer
2 66 (19.76%) SQL Developer
3 43 (12.87%) Analyst
4 42 (12.57%) T-SQL Developer
5 37 (11.08%) C# Developer
6 32 (9.58%) Software Developer
7 27 (8.08%) Senior Developer
8 24 (7.19%) Network Engineer
9 23 (6.89%) Siebel Developer
9 23 (6.89%) Software Engineer
10 17 (5.09%) Oracle Developer
10 17 (5.09%) Support Analyst
11 15 (4.49%) Environment Analyst
12 14 (4.19%) .NET Software Developer
12 14 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
13 13 (3.89%) C# Software Engineer
13 13 (3.89%) Environment Support Analyst
13 13 (3.89%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (50.00%) .NET
2 130 (38.92%) XML
3 108 (32.34%) HTML
4 80 (23.95%) CSS
5 78 (23.35%) Web Services
6 77 (23.05%) ASP.NET
7 62 (18.56%) WCF
8 50 (14.97%) jQuery
9 39 (11.68%) .NET Framework
10 35 (10.48%) Entity Framework
11 26 (7.78%) HTML5
12 23 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (6.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 23 (6.89%) WinForms
13 21 (6.29%) Ajax
13 21 (6.29%) SOAP
14 20 (5.99%) JSON
15 17 (5.09%) WPF
16 15 (4.49%) 802.1X
16 15 (4.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 83 (24.85%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.09%) Mathematics
3 14 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.40%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.10%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.10%) Kindle
5 7 (2.10%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.10%) PKI
6 5 (1.50%) Clustering
6 5 (1.50%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.50%) PMI
7 4 (1.20%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.20%) Replication
7 4 (1.20%) W3C
8 3 (0.90%) CMDB
8 3 (0.90%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.60%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 79 (23.65%) Windows
2 29 (8.68%) Linux
2 29 (8.68%) Windows Server
3 20 (5.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.69%) Unix
6 4 (1.20%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.46%) MVC
3 61 (18.26%) SDLC
4 53 (15.87%) Configuration Management
4 53 (15.87%) ETL
5 38 (11.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 34 (10.18%) UML
7 32 (9.58%) ITIL
8 31 (9.28%) Change Management
9 30 (8.98%) Software Engineering
10 27 (8.08%) Analytics
10 27 (8.08%) Scrum
10 27 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (7.78%) Release Management
12 25 (7.49%) Enterprise Architecture
13 23 (6.89%) TOGAF
14 22 (6.59%) EAI
14 22 (6.59%) Workflow
15 20 (5.99%) Multithreading
15 20 (5.99%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (52.69%) SQL
2 146 (43.71%) JavaScript
3 134 (40.12%) C#
4 72 (21.56%) T-SQL
5 66 (19.76%) Java
6 48 (14.37%) VB
7 47 (14.07%) VB.NET
8 36 (10.78%) VBScript
9 27 (8.08%) C++
10 23 (6.89%) PL/SQL
11 20 (5.99%) PowerShell
11 20 (5.99%) VB6
12 7 (2.10%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.80%) C
14 5 (1.50%) Perl
14 5 (1.50%) PHP
15 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.20%) XPath
16 3 (0.90%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.60%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (9.28%) CCNP
2 31 (9.28%) Degree
3 16 (4.79%) CCIE
3 16 (4.79%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.59%) CCNA
5 9 (2.69%) ISEB
5 9 (2.69%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.40%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.10%) CCSP
8 5 (1.50%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.60%) HND
10 2 (0.60%) MCAD
11 1 (0.30%) CCDA
11 1 (0.30%) CCSA
11 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (15.57%) QA
2 7 (2.10%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.60%) GAMP
System Software
1 15 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.69%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (7.19%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (2.10%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (2.10%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.20%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.20%) Oracle Flashback
3 4 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.20%) SCCM
3 4 (1.20%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.90%) QRadar
4 3 (0.90%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (0.90%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.60%) Cisco LMS
5 2 (0.60%) Nagios
5 2 (0.60%) OpenView
5 2 (0.60%) Opsview
6 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 77 (23.05%) Microsoft
2 44 (13.17%) Cisco
3 42 (12.57%) Oracle
4 24 (7.19%) Siebel
5 22 (6.59%) F5
6 16 (4.79%) Palo Alto
7 13 (3.89%) MKS
7 13 (3.89%) SolarWinds
8 12 (3.59%) VMware
9 9 (2.69%) TOWER Software
10 8 (2.40%) IBM
11 7 (2.10%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.10%) Juniper
11 7 (2.10%) Tandberg
12 6 (1.80%) Aruba
12 6 (1.80%) Brocade
12 6 (1.80%) CommVault
12 6 (1.80%) HP
12 6 (1.80%) NetScout
12 6 (1.80%) Symantec
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Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
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