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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
UK / England
Rank 806 777 689
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -88
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 34 137 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.79% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 122 200
Median salary £39,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -

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
15091 17348 16029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.18% 18.15% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12900 15047 13688
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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
London +20 10 £45,000 -13.46% 3
East of England +18 8 £50,000 -13.04%
South East +49 5 £35,000 -28.20% 3
North West -29 4 £37,500 +36.36%
East Midlands +16 3 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +19 2 £39,000 -13.33%
South West +13 2 £50,000 +53.84% 1
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 41 (47.13%) SQL
2 38 (43.68%) C#
3 33 (37.93%) .NET
4 28 (32.18%) Cisco
5 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
6 24 (27.59%) HTML
7 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
9 21 (24.14%) Windows
10 20 (22.99%) Visual Studio
10 20 (22.99%) CSS
10 20 (22.99%) Firewall
10 20 (22.99%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
11 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
12 18 (20.69%) BGP
12 18 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (20.69%) MPLS
12 18 (20.69%) Palo Alto
13 17 (19.54%) Change Control
13 17 (19.54%) CCNP
13 17 (19.54%) Degree
14 16 (18.39%) Subversion
14 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
14 16 (18.39%) Web Services
15 15 (17.24%) VPN
15 15 (17.24%) Juniper
16 14 (16.09%) OSPF
16 14 (16.09%) T-SQL
16 14 (16.09%) F5

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 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) IIS
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.15%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) Firewall
2 18 (20.69%) BGP
2 18 (20.69%) MPLS
3 15 (17.24%) VPN
4 14 (16.09%) OSPF
5 13 (14.94%) Wireless
6 12 (13.79%) LAN
7 11 (12.64%) WAN
8 10 (11.49%) Spanning Tree
9 9 (10.34%) DNS
9 9 (10.34%) FWSM
9 9 (10.34%) NetScaler
10 8 (9.20%) DHCP
10 8 (9.20%) DWDM
10 8 (9.20%) Frame Relay
10 8 (9.20%) IP Telephony
11 7 (8.05%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (6.90%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (6.90%) Multicast
13 5 (5.75%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.75%) OLTP
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.30%) ZAP BI
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.15%) DB2
8 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.15%) MySQL
8 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.99%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (22.99%) Visual Studio
2 16 (18.39%) Subversion
3 8 (9.20%) Bugzilla
4 6 (6.90%) CruiseControl
4 6 (6.90%) Hudson
5 5 (5.75%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (3.45%) TestComplete
8 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.30%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.15%) JIRA
9 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Marketing
3 5 (5.75%) Electronics
3 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (41.38%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) C# Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Network Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) .NET Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Applications Developer
4 12 (13.79%) SQL Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Analyst
6 9 (10.34%) Applications Support
6 9 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) C# Application Developer
8 6 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Principal Software Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) T-SQL Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.93%) .NET
2 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
3 24 (27.59%) HTML
4 20 (22.99%) CSS
5 16 (18.39%) Web Services
6 12 (13.79%) jQuery
7 9 (10.34%) Ajax
7 9 (10.34%) XML
8 6 (6.90%) 802.1X
8 6 (6.90%) WCF
8 6 (6.90%) WPF
9 5 (5.75%) SOAP
10 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.45%) HTML5
11 3 (3.45%) React
11 3 (3.45%) XSLT
12 2 (2.30%) JSP
12 2 (2.30%) XSD
12 2 (2.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Replication
3 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) AS400
5 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.15%) iSeries
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) PKI
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.54%) Change Control
3 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (12.64%) SDLC
4 11 (12.64%) Web Development
5 9 (10.34%) Automated Testing
5 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 9 (10.34%) Issue Tracking
5 9 (10.34%) ITIL
5 9 (10.34%) Migration
5 9 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.90%) System Testing
9 5 (5.75%) Network Design
9 5 (5.75%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) SQL
2 38 (43.68%) C#
3 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.09%) T-SQL
5 12 (13.79%) VB
6 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
6 10 (11.49%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.90%) C++
7 6 (6.90%) Python
8 3 (3.45%) Java
9 2 (2.30%) F#
9 2 (2.30%) Groovy
9 2 (2.30%) Scala
10 1 (1.15%) COBOL
10 1 (1.15%) Go
10 1 (1.15%) Ruby
10 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (19.54%) CCNP
2 17 (19.54%) Degree
3 13 (14.94%) CCIE
4 4 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.45%) CCNA
5 3 (3.45%) ISEB
5 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.15%) CCSP
7 1 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 3 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) NetVault Backup
2 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Cisco
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (20.69%) Palo Alto
4 15 (17.24%) Juniper
5 14 (16.09%) F5
6 12 (13.79%) Oracle
7 8 (9.20%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.75%) SAP
9 4 (4.60%) Brocade
9 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.60%) CommVault
9 4 (4.60%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (4.60%) EqualLogic
9 4 (4.60%) Intel Security
9 4 (4.60%) VMware
10 3 (3.45%) Logi
10 3 (3.45%) Logi Analytics
11 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.30%) TOWER Software
11 2 (2.30%) Tripwire
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