The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 723 534 512
Rank change year-on-year
-189 -22
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 146 312 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.81% 2.03% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 117 266 330
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17995 15369 16195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.45% 15.12% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15209 13172 14094
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 -95 45 £59,000 +24.21% 2
South East -72 33 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East of England -19 24 £43,000 -1.14% 1
Yorkshire -21 19 £32,500 -27.77% 4
South West -7 13 £37,000 +25.42% 4
East Midlands -9 6 £30,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands -19 2 £40,000 +6.66% 2
North West -32 1 £35,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 259 (72.14%) .NET
2 237 (66.02%) SQL Server
3 205 (57.10%) C#
4 195 (54.32%) Microsoft
5 171 (47.63%) XML
6 161 (44.85%) ASP.NET
6 161 (44.85%) HTML
7 150 (41.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 145 (40.39%) JavaScript
9 138 (38.44%) Windows
10 133 (37.05%) SQL
11 123 (34.26%) Subversion
12 107 (29.81%) CSS
12 107 (29.81%) Visual Studio
13 101 (28.13%) MVC
14 93 (25.91%) Degree
14 93 (25.91%) jQuery
15 77 (21.45%) Software Engineering
16 76 (21.17%) SQL Server 2008
17 74 (20.61%) Web Services
18 72 (20.06%) Finance
19 68 (18.94%) VB.NET
19 68 (18.94%) Java
20 67 (18.66%) MS Excel
21 66 (18.38%) IIS
21 66 (18.38%) ASP.NET MVC
22 64 (17.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 62 (17.27%) SQL Server 2005
23 62 (17.27%) Oracle
24 61 (16.99%) .NET Framework

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 66 (18.38%) IIS
2 29 (8.08%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (7.80%) SharePoint
4 18 (5.01%) WebSphere
4 18 (5.01%) CMS
5 10 (2.79%) Drupal
5 10 (2.79%) Apache
6 6 (1.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.39%) Site Server
8 4 (1.11%) SAS
8 4 (1.11%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.56%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.56%) Tuxedo
9 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.28%) DNN
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 67 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.80%) MS Office
3 10 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.84%) MS Project
5 2 (0.56%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.28%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.39%) assyst
3 4 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.11%) PORTIA
3 4 (1.11%) Advent Geneva
4 3 (0.84%) AWD
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.95%) SaaS
2 5 (1.39%) IaaS
2 5 (1.39%) PaaS
3 4 (1.11%) GitHub
4 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.69%) Internet
2 21 (5.85%) Firewall
3 19 (5.29%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.90%) FTP
4 14 (3.90%) SSL
5 13 (3.62%) Intranet
6 12 (3.34%) WAN
6 12 (3.34%) LAN
7 11 (3.06%) SAN
8 10 (2.79%) MPLS
9 9 (2.51%) OSPF
9 9 (2.51%) BGP
9 9 (2.51%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (2.23%) Ethernet
10 8 (2.23%) EIGRP
10 8 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (2.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (1.95%) VPN
11 7 (1.95%) Network Security
12 6 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (66.02%) SQL Server
2 76 (21.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (17.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (17.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 54 (15.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (11.14%) SQL Server 2000
7 20 (5.57%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.06%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (2.79%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (2.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.51%) MySQL
12 8 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.95%) MS Access
14 4 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.84%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 150 (41.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 123 (34.26%) Subversion
3 107 (29.81%) Visual Studio
4 27 (7.52%) NUnit
5 25 (6.96%) Git (software)
6 23 (6.41%) Jenkins
7 20 (5.57%) JIRA
8 19 (5.29%) MSI
9 18 (5.01%) WiX
10 15 (4.18%) CruiseControl
11 14 (3.90%) MSBuild
12 11 (3.06%) ClearCase
13 9 (2.51%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (2.51%) PVCS
13 9 (2.51%) TestComplete
13 9 (2.51%) SilkTest
14 7 (1.95%) Eclipse
14 7 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (1.39%) Cucumber
15 5 (1.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (20.06%) Finance
2 21 (5.85%) Banking
2 21 (5.85%) Retail
3 11 (3.06%) Back Office
4 8 (2.23%) Front Office
5 6 (1.67%) Marketing
5 6 (1.67%) Publishing
5 6 (1.67%) Electronics
5 6 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.39%) Law
6 5 (1.39%) Legal
7 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 177 (49.30%) Developer
2 81 (22.56%) .NET Developer
3 57 (15.88%) Software Developer
4 48 (13.37%) C# Developer
5 38 (10.58%) Software Engineer
6 37 (10.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 36 (10.03%) Analyst
7 36 (10.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (6.69%) Applications Developer
9 23 (6.41%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (5.57%) Senior Developer
11 18 (5.01%) Senior Software Engineer
12 16 (4.46%) SQL Developer
13 15 (4.18%) VB.NET Developer
13 15 (4.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 15 (4.18%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (3.90%) .NET Applications Developer
14 14 (3.90%) Build Manager
15 13 (3.62%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (72.14%) .NET
2 171 (47.63%) XML
3 161 (44.85%) ASP.NET
3 161 (44.85%) HTML
4 107 (29.81%) CSS
5 93 (25.91%) jQuery
6 74 (20.61%) Web Services
7 66 (18.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (16.99%) .NET Framework
9 47 (13.09%) HTML5
10 46 (12.81%) Ajax
10 46 (12.81%) WCF
11 40 (11.14%) XSLT
12 36 (10.03%) WPF
12 36 (10.03%) WinForms
13 32 (8.91%) ADO.NET
14 31 (8.64%) CSS3
15 29 (8.08%) Silverlight
16 23 (6.41%) XSD
17 22 (6.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.26%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (5.57%) Mathematics
4 17 (4.74%) Replication
5 14 (3.90%) Celerra
6 11 (3.06%) Cryptography
7 10 (2.79%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.79%) EMV
8 8 (2.23%) EFT
9 7 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.95%) Clustering
10 6 (1.67%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.39%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.39%) iPhone
12 4 (1.11%) RIA
12 4 (1.11%) EPoS
12 4 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.84%) GIS
14 2 (0.56%) SecurID
14 2 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 138 (38.44%) Windows
2 45 (12.53%) Linux
3 15 (4.18%) UNIX
4 14 (3.90%) Android
4 14 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.79%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.39%) Windows CE
8 5 (1.39%) HPUX
8 5 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.28%) SUSE
11 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (28.13%) MVC
2 77 (21.45%) Software Engineering
3 51 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (11.98%) OO
5 39 (10.86%) SOA
6 36 (10.03%) Content Management
7 32 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (8.64%) OOD
8 31 (8.64%) Scrum
9 29 (8.08%) Unit Testing
10 28 (7.80%) Release Management
11 26 (7.24%) Project Management
11 26 (7.24%) Workflow
12 25 (6.96%) Web Development
13 21 (5.85%) UML
14 19 (5.29%) Change Control
14 19 (5.29%) Multithreading
15 17 (4.74%) Time Management
16 16 (4.46%) Configuration Management
17 15 (4.18%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 205 (57.10%) C#
2 145 (40.39%) JavaScript
3 133 (37.05%) SQL
4 68 (18.94%) VB.NET
4 68 (18.94%) Java
5 58 (16.16%) C++
6 48 (13.37%) VB
7 46 (12.81%) T-SQL
8 32 (8.91%) C
9 26 (7.24%) VB6
10 15 (4.18%) PHP
11 14 (3.90%) XPath
11 14 (3.90%) XQuery
12 13 (3.62%) VBA
13 11 (3.06%) Embedded C
13 11 (3.06%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.23%) VBScript
15 7 (1.95%) Embedded C++
16 6 (1.67%) Python
17 3 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 93 (25.91%) Degree
2 20 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.51%) ISEB
3 9 (2.51%) MCP
3 9 (2.51%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.95%) CCNP
4 7 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.95%) CFA
5 6 (1.67%) MCSE
6 4 (1.11%) CCIE
7 3 (0.84%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.56%) MCPD
8 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PhD
9 1 (0.28%) MCSA
9 1 (0.28%) MCAD
9 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.19%) QA
2 16 (4.46%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.23%) SLA
4 6 (1.67%) GAMP
5 3 (0.84%) HL7
5 3 (0.84%) DICOM
System Software
1 27 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (6.69%) Hyper-V
3 17 (4.74%) Xen
4 15 (4.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.28%) NFS
5 1 (0.28%) XenApp
5 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (4.46%) ARCserve
1 16 (4.46%) Legato
2 12 (3.34%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.56%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 195 (54.32%) Microsoft
2 62 (17.27%) Oracle
3 27 (7.52%) VMware
4 19 (5.29%) Veritas
5 18 (5.01%) NetApp
6 17 (4.74%) EMC
7 16 (4.46%) Cisco
8 11 (3.06%) Adobe
9 10 (2.79%) EPiServer
9 10 (2.79%) Infragistics
10 9 (2.51%) HP
11 8 (2.23%) Serena
11 8 (2.23%) SunGard
11 8 (2.23%) Perforce
11 8 (2.23%) VeriFone
11 8 (2.23%) BI-SAM
12 7 (1.95%) JBoss
12 7 (1.95%) DevExpress
12 7 (1.95%) Telerik
13 6 (1.67%) Riverbed
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