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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 798 759 766
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +7
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 51 185 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 1.03% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 128 147
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,625 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -14.77%
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
16091 17882 16958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.05% 17.80% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13827 15322 14376
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 £34,000 £32,778 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 7 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
East of England +11 13 £46,000 +31.42% 3
London +6 12 £50,000 -
South East +37 10 £55,000 +46.66% 1
South West +8 6 £38,750 -13.88%
East Midlands -19 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North West -20 4 £47,750 +24.02% 1
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 66 (55.46%) SQL
2 58 (48.74%) C#
3 56 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 50 (42.02%) .NET
5 47 (39.50%) Subversion
6 42 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 33 (27.73%) Windows
9 32 (26.89%) Visual Studio
10 31 (26.05%) HTML
10 31 (26.05%) Microsoft
11 30 (25.21%) CSS
11 30 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (22.69%) MS Excel
13 24 (20.17%) T-SQL
13 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
14 23 (19.33%) Finance
15 21 (17.65%) VB
15 21 (17.65%) SDLC
16 20 (16.81%) XML
17 19 (15.97%) Oracle
17 19 (15.97%) SQL Server 2005
17 19 (15.97%) Issue Tracking
18 18 (15.13%) QA
18 18 (15.13%) jQuery
18 18 (15.13%) ITIL
19 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 17 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
20 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.88%) IIS
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.52%) Apache
4 3 (2.52%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.52%) JBoss
5 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (22.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
2 3 (2.52%) MS Project
2 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) Firewall
2 13 (10.92%) VPN
3 12 (10.08%) MPLS
3 12 (10.08%) OSPF
4 11 (9.24%) BGP
5 8 (6.72%) IP Telephony
5 8 (6.72%) iSCSI
6 6 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (4.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (4.20%) DNS
7 5 (4.20%) WAN
8 4 (3.36%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (3.36%) DHCP
8 4 (3.36%) LAN
8 4 (3.36%) Wireless
9 3 (2.52%) EIGRP
9 3 (2.52%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.68%) DMVPN
10 2 (1.68%) FWSM
10 2 (1.68%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (13.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (10.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (9.24%) Oracle Database
7 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (5.04%) OLTP
10 4 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.68%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.68%) MySQL
12 2 (1.68%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 47 (39.50%) Subversion
2 42 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (26.89%) Visual Studio
4 15 (12.61%) CruiseControl
5 14 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 13 (10.92%) Mercurial
7 11 (9.24%) SpecFlow
7 11 (9.24%) TestComplete
8 8 (6.72%) Bugzilla
8 8 (6.72%) Hudson
9 7 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (5.04%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.84%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.84%) MSTest
11 1 (0.84%) NUnit
11 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.84%) Rational Rose
11 1 (0.84%) Selenium
11 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.36%) Electronics
3 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.36%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (51.26%) Developer
2 24 (20.17%) SQL Developer
3 19 (15.97%) T-SQL Developer
4 18 (15.13%) .NET Developer
5 16 (13.45%) C# Developer
6 15 (12.61%) Applications Developer
7 14 (11.76%) Network Engineer
8 13 (10.92%) Analyst
8 13 (10.92%) SSIS Developer
9 9 (7.56%) Senior Network Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) Applications Support
10 8 (6.72%) Consultant
10 8 (6.72%) Test Analyst
11 7 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Principal Software Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (42.02%) .NET
2 35 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 31 (26.05%) HTML
4 30 (25.21%) CSS
5 20 (16.81%) XML
6 18 (15.13%) jQuery
7 16 (13.45%) SOAP
8 15 (12.61%) WCF
9 14 (11.76%) Web Services
10 12 (10.08%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.08%) AngularJS
10 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (6.72%) Entity Framework
11 8 (6.72%) HTML5
11 8 (6.72%) WPF
12 7 (5.88%) Ajax
12 7 (5.88%) CSS3
12 7 (5.88%) REST
13 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Client/Server
2 11 (9.24%) Mathematics
3 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.72%) Replication
5 5 (4.20%) iSeries
6 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.36%) User Experience
7 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.68%) CMDB
8 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.68%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.84%) PKI
9 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.73%) Windows
2 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.72%) Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Android
4 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.65%) SDLC
3 19 (15.97%) Issue Tracking
4 18 (15.13%) ITIL
5 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.45%) MVC
5 16 (13.45%) SOA
6 14 (11.76%) ETL
7 13 (10.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (10.92%) Web Development
8 12 (10.08%) BDD
8 12 (10.08%) Scrum
8 12 (10.08%) Software Testing
9 11 (9.24%) Change Control
9 11 (9.24%) Multithreading
9 11 (9.24%) SOLID
10 10 (8.40%) Manual Testing
10 10 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (8.40%) Regression Testing
11 9 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 66 (55.46%) SQL
2 58 (48.74%) C#
3 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.17%) T-SQL
4 21 (17.65%) VB
5 10 (8.40%) C++
5 10 (8.40%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.56%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.36%) Java
8 3 (2.52%) C
9 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.84%) VB6
9 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (10.08%) Degree
2 11 (9.24%) ISEB
2 11 (9.24%) ISTQB
2 11 (9.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.04%) CCNP
4 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.36%) CCIE
5 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.52%) CCNA
6 3 (2.52%) MCSE
7 2 (1.68%) CCSP
8 1 (0.84%) CCDA
8 1 (0.84%) CCDP
8 1 (0.84%) CCSA
8 1 (0.84%) CCVP
8 1 (0.84%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) Hyper-V
1 8 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) NetVault Backup
2 2 (1.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.84%) Puppet
3 1 (0.84%) SCCM
3 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.97%) Oracle
3 15 (12.61%) Cisco
4 10 (8.40%) Juniper
4 10 (8.40%) Palo Alto
5 8 (6.72%) Dell Compellent
5 8 (6.72%) EqualLogic
5 8 (6.72%) VMware
6 7 (5.88%) CommVault
6 7 (5.88%) MKS
7 5 (4.20%) F5
8 4 (3.36%) Citrix
8 4 (3.36%) IBM
8 4 (3.36%) SAP
8 4 (3.36%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.36%) TOWER Software
8 4 (3.36%) Xamarin
9 3 (2.52%) HP
9 3 (2.52%) Logi Analytics
9 3 (2.52%) Riverbed
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