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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 818 726 761
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +35
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 115 213 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 1.25% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 93 165 198
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
17711 17043 18162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.31% 16.51% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15342 14389 15146
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -5 43 £52,500 +7.69% 2
South East -8 24 £42,000 -6.66% 6
Yorkshire 0 15 £52,500 +16.66%
East of England +2 14 £51,000 +15.90%
East Midlands +3 8 £45,000 -
North West +25 7 £27,000 -19.40% 2
South West -10 3 £51,500 +28.75% 1
West Midlands -28 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 159 (62.60%) SQL Server
2 136 (53.54%) SQL
3 109 (42.91%) JavaScript
4 107 (42.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 95 (37.40%) .NET
6 88 (34.65%) XML
7 73 (28.74%) HTML
7 73 (28.74%) Finance
8 66 (25.98%) Subversion
9 65 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (25.20%) C#
11 62 (24.41%) Microsoft
12 60 (23.62%) Web Services
13 58 (22.83%) CSS
14 56 (22.05%) Windows
15 53 (20.87%) VB
16 52 (20.47%) Visual Studio
17 49 (19.29%) SQL Server 2008
18 48 (18.90%) SDLC
19 47 (18.50%) SQL Server 2005
20 46 (18.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 46 (18.11%) ASP.NET
20 46 (18.11%) Cisco
21 45 (17.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 44 (17.32%) DNS
23 43 (16.93%) T-SQL
24 42 (16.54%) QA
25 39 (15.35%) Oracle
25 39 (15.35%) Firewall
26 38 (14.96%) MVC

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 17 (6.69%) JBoss
2 14 (5.51%) Apache
2 14 (5.51%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.12%) IIS
4 12 (4.72%) GlassFish
5 10 (3.94%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.54%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.15%) CMS
8 7 (2.76%) MS Exchange
8 7 (2.76%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.36%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.79%) CICS
11 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.79%) nginx
12 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.39%) Node.js
12 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.57%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS Project
3 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (9.84%) Siebel Analytics
2 5 (1.97%) AWD
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.32%) DNS
2 39 (15.35%) Firewall
3 34 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
3 34 (13.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 34 (13.39%) DHCP
3 34 (13.39%) VPN
4 29 (11.42%) VLAN
5 25 (9.84%) TCP/IP
6 20 (7.87%) OSPF
7 17 (6.69%) LAN
8 15 (5.91%) WAN
8 15 (5.91%) Wireless
9 14 (5.51%) BGP
10 13 (5.12%) Internet
11 12 (4.72%) BIG-IP
12 10 (3.94%) Cisco Wireless
13 9 (3.54%) EIGRP
13 9 (3.54%) Network Security
14 8 (3.15%) MPLS
14 8 (3.15%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (62.60%) SQL Server
2 49 (19.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (18.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 46 (18.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (17.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (14.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (13.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 25 (9.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 25 (9.84%) Siebel EIM
9 15 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (3.54%) Oracle Database
10 9 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (2.36%) OLTP
12 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.57%) MS Access
12 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.18%) Big Data
13 3 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 107 (42.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (25.98%) Subversion
3 52 (20.47%) Visual Studio
4 35 (13.78%) Git (software)
5 28 (11.02%) Mercurial
6 12 (4.72%) Maven
6 12 (4.72%) Oracle APEX
6 12 (4.72%) SpecFlow
7 11 (4.33%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.94%) JUnit
8 10 (3.94%) NetBeans
8 10 (3.94%) StarTeam
9 8 (3.15%) JIRA
10 7 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.36%) CruiseControl
11 6 (2.36%) Toad
12 5 (1.97%) NUnit
12 5 (1.97%) Selenium
13 3 (1.18%) ClearQuest
13 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 73 (28.74%) Finance
2 10 (3.94%) Back Office
3 8 (3.15%) Retail
4 7 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.36%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 155 (61.02%) Developer
2 53 (20.87%) SQL Developer
3 46 (18.11%) .NET Developer
4 28 (11.02%) Network Engineer
4 28 (11.02%) SSIS Developer
4 28 (11.02%) T-SQL Developer
5 23 (9.06%) Analyst
5 23 (9.06%) Operations Engineer
6 22 (8.66%) C# Developer
6 22 (8.66%) Siebel Developer
7 21 (8.27%) Software Developer
8 20 (7.87%) Network Operations Engineer
9 17 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (6.69%) Cisco Engineer
9 17 (6.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 16 (6.30%) Senior Developer
11 15 (5.91%) Senior Network Engineer
12 13 (5.12%) Oracle Developer
12 13 (5.12%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
12 13 (5.12%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (37.40%) .NET
2 88 (34.65%) XML
3 73 (28.74%) HTML
4 60 (23.62%) Web Services
5 58 (22.83%) CSS
6 46 (18.11%) ASP.NET
7 34 (13.39%) jQuery
8 32 (12.60%) SOAP
9 30 (11.81%) WCF
10 24 (9.45%) .NET Framework
10 24 (9.45%) HTML5
11 20 (7.87%) JSON
12 17 (6.69%) Ajax
12 17 (6.69%) Entity Framework
13 16 (6.30%) WinForms
14 15 (5.91%) 802.1X
15 14 (5.51%) CSS3
16 13 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (5.12%) DHTML
17 12 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.51%) Mathematics
3 11 (4.33%) Clustering
4 10 (3.94%) N-Tier
5 9 (3.54%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.36%) PKI
7 4 (1.57%) CMDB
7 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.18%) PMI
9 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.79%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.79%) VSAM
10 1 (0.39%) Ergonomics
10 1 (0.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.05%) Windows
2 21 (8.27%) Linux
3 16 (6.30%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.15%) Unix
6 5 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.90%) SDLC
3 38 (14.96%) MVC
4 33 (12.99%) Configuration Management
5 29 (11.42%) Change Management
6 28 (11.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 28 (11.02%) ETL
7 27 (10.63%) Analytics
8 25 (9.84%) EAI
8 25 (9.84%) Workflow
9 24 (9.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (9.06%) Release Management
11 22 (8.66%) ITIL
12 21 (8.27%) Load Balancing
13 19 (7.48%) Scrum
13 19 (7.48%) TOGAF
14 18 (7.09%) Enterprise Architecture
14 18 (7.09%) Time Management
15 17 (6.69%) System Testing
15 17 (6.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (53.54%) SQL
2 109 (42.91%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.20%) C#
4 53 (20.87%) VB
5 43 (16.93%) T-SQL
6 38 (14.96%) VB.NET
7 33 (12.99%) VBScript
8 31 (12.20%) Java
9 19 (7.48%) PL/SQL
9 19 (7.48%) VB6
10 16 (6.30%) C++
11 6 (2.36%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.97%) Perl
13 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.57%) VC++
14 3 (1.18%) C
15 2 (0.79%) COBOL
15 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.79%) X++
16 1 (0.39%) Lua
Qualifications
1 35 (13.78%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (13.39%) CCNP
3 25 (9.84%) CCNA
4 18 (7.09%) Degree
5 12 (4.72%) ISEB
5 12 (4.72%) ISTQB
5 12 (4.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (4.33%) Security Cleared
7 10 (3.94%) CCIE
8 9 (3.54%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.18%) CCDA
9 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.79%) CCDP
10 2 (0.79%) CCSA
11 1 (0.39%) CCSP
11 1 (0.39%) CCVP
11 1 (0.39%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.39%) MCSE
11 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.54%) QA
2 6 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.18%) GAMP
4 2 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.72%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.57%) Firmware
4 4 (1.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.79%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.79%) XenApp
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (9.84%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.36%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (2.36%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (1.57%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.79%) Simpana
4 2 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.39%) QRadar
5 1 (0.39%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.39%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 62 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 46 (18.11%) Cisco
3 39 (15.35%) Oracle
4 25 (9.84%) Siebel
5 20 (7.87%) F5
5 20 (7.87%) MKS
6 12 (4.72%) TOWER Software
6 12 (4.72%) VMware
7 8 (3.15%) CommVault
7 8 (3.15%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.76%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.76%) IBM
8 7 (2.76%) Juniper
8 7 (2.76%) NetScout
8 7 (2.76%) Palo Alto
9 6 (2.36%) Brocade
9 6 (2.36%) Symantec
9 6 (2.36%) Tandberg
10 4 (1.57%) Aruba
10 4 (1.57%) Serena
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