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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 692 580 486
Rank change year-on-year
-112 -94
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 213 293 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 1.85% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 200 261 372
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18510 15845 17623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.19% 14.95% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15359 13670 15604
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +26 92 £43,750 +6.70% 8
London -64 71 £47,500 +3.26% 8
East of England +2 31 £41,250 +17.85%
East Midlands -5 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire -54 8 £34,000 +7.93%
West Midlands -26 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South West -19 4 £30,000 -29.41% 1
North East -4 2 £35,000 +6.87%
North West -47 1 £40,000 +42.85% 1
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 247 (63.66%) .NET
2 227 (58.51%) SQL Server
3 209 (53.87%) Windows
4 189 (48.71%) Microsoft
5 176 (45.36%) C#
6 160 (41.24%) SQL
7 145 (37.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 138 (35.57%) JavaScript
9 134 (34.54%) HTML
10 133 (34.28%) XML
10 133 (34.28%) ASP.NET
11 124 (31.96%) CSS
11 124 (31.96%) Subversion
12 119 (30.67%) Degree
13 103 (26.55%) Visual Studio
14 100 (25.77%) Oracle
15 91 (23.45%) Linux
16 89 (22.94%) jQuery
17 79 (20.36%) SQL Server 2008
18 77 (19.85%) MVC
19 73 (18.81%) .NET Framework
20 72 (18.56%) SQL Server 2005
20 72 (18.56%) VB.NET
21 68 (17.53%) Software Engineering
22 65 (16.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 64 (16.49%) MS Excel
24 63 (16.24%) Java
24 63 (16.24%) Firewall
24 63 (16.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 62 (15.98%) Time Management

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 53 (13.66%) IIS
2 51 (13.14%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.90%) Apache
4 18 (4.64%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.35%) Drupal
6 8 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.06%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.80%) CMS
8 6 (1.55%) Alfresco
8 6 (1.55%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.55%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.03%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 64 (16.49%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.90%) MS Office
3 14 (3.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.52%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.26%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 26 (6.70%) Oracle BRM
2 8 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.29%) assyst
5 4 (1.03%) Magento
6 3 (0.77%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.52%) AWD
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.87%) GitHub
2 3 (0.77%) PaaS
2 3 (0.77%) IaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (16.24%) Firewall
2 42 (10.82%) SAN
3 26 (6.70%) iSCSI
4 19 (4.90%) NAS
5 16 (4.12%) DHCP
6 15 (3.87%) TCP/IP
7 12 (3.09%) DNS
8 10 (2.58%) Internet
8 10 (2.58%) SSL
9 9 (2.32%) FTP
10 8 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.80%) LAN
11 7 (1.80%) Ethernet
12 6 (1.55%) WAN
13 5 (1.29%) Intranet
14 4 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.03%) AMQP
15 3 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (0.77%) VPN
15 3 (0.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (58.51%) SQL Server
2 79 (20.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (18.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 65 (16.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (16.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (11.34%) SQL Server 2000
7 39 (10.05%) MySQL
8 20 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (4.38%) Oracle Database
10 16 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (2.58%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.58%) Relational Database
14 9 (2.32%) OLAP
14 9 (2.32%) MS Access
14 9 (2.32%) Oracle OLAP
15 8 (2.06%) NoSQL
15 8 (2.06%) SQL CLR
16 7 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 145 (37.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 124 (31.96%) Subversion
3 103 (26.55%) Visual Studio
4 27 (6.96%) NUnit
5 21 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 19 (4.90%) Ant
6 19 (4.90%) JIRA
7 16 (4.12%) Eclipse
8 13 (3.35%) Jenkins
9 12 (3.09%) Xcode
10 9 (2.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (2.32%) Apache Ivy
10 9 (2.32%) Maven
11 8 (2.06%) PVCS
12 7 (1.80%) ClearCase
13 6 (1.55%) Gradle
14 5 (1.29%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.29%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.29%) MSI
14 5 (1.29%) CruiseControl
General
1 61 (15.72%) Finance
2 21 (5.41%) Retail
3 18 (4.64%) Banking
4 15 (3.87%) Electronics
5 8 (2.06%) Publishing
6 7 (1.80%) Back Office
7 6 (1.55%) Marketing
7 6 (1.55%) Advertising
8 4 (1.03%) Law
8 4 (1.03%) Legal
8 4 (1.03%) Front Office
9 3 (0.77%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.52%) Games
10 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Automotive
10 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 186 (47.94%) Developer
2 70 (18.04%) Software Developer
3 67 (17.27%) .NET Developer
4 48 (12.37%) C# Developer
5 35 (9.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (8.25%) Analyst
7 31 (7.99%) Software Engineer
8 27 (6.96%) Consultant
8 27 (6.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (6.19%) Applications Developer
9 24 (6.19%) .NET Software Developer
10 19 (4.90%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (4.64%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.38%) Customer Engineer
13 14 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (3.61%) VB.NET Developer
13 14 (3.61%) SQL Developer
13 14 (3.61%) .NET Applications Developer
14 13 (3.35%) Support Analyst
14 13 (3.35%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (63.66%) .NET
2 134 (34.54%) HTML
3 133 (34.28%) XML
3 133 (34.28%) ASP.NET
4 124 (31.96%) CSS
5 89 (22.94%) jQuery
6 73 (18.81%) .NET Framework
7 62 (15.98%) WCF
8 59 (15.21%) Web Services
9 54 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 50 (12.89%) WPF
11 49 (12.63%) HTML5
12 47 (12.11%) XSLT
13 46 (11.86%) WinForms
14 45 (11.60%) Ajax
15 32 (8.25%) Silverlight
16 28 (7.22%) ADO.NET
17 25 (6.44%) CSS3
18 23 (5.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 23 (5.93%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.15%) Replication
3 16 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.87%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.09%) Celerra
5 12 (3.09%) Client/Server
5 12 (3.09%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.58%) Cryptography
7 9 (2.32%) EMV
7 9 (2.32%) Firmware
8 7 (1.80%) EFT
9 6 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (1.55%) Open Source
10 5 (1.29%) Clustering
10 5 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.03%) EPoS
12 3 (0.77%) Kindle
12 3 (0.77%) Smartcard
12 3 (0.77%) RIA
12 3 (0.77%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 209 (53.87%) Windows
2 91 (23.45%) Linux
3 23 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (5.15%) UNIX
5 18 (4.64%) Apple iOS
5 18 (4.64%) Android
6 17 (4.38%) Embedded Linux
7 14 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (3.09%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.03%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.77%) HPUX
12 2 (0.52%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.26%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.26%) SUSE
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (19.85%) MVC
2 68 (17.53%) Software Engineering
3 62 (15.98%) Time Management
4 56 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (9.54%) OO
6 34 (8.76%) Information Management
7 31 (7.99%) Scrum
8 28 (7.22%) Project Management
9 27 (6.96%) SOA
9 27 (6.96%) Web Development
10 26 (6.70%) Content Management
11 24 (6.19%) Multithreading
12 23 (5.93%) OOD
12 23 (5.93%) UML
13 20 (5.15%) Unit Testing
13 20 (5.15%) OOP
13 20 (5.15%) Workflow
14 18 (4.64%) Release Management
15 17 (4.38%) TDD
15 17 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 176 (45.36%) C#
2 160 (41.24%) SQL
3 138 (35.57%) JavaScript
4 72 (18.56%) VB.NET
5 63 (16.24%) Java
6 57 (14.69%) C++
7 37 (9.54%) C
8 35 (9.02%) T-SQL
9 34 (8.76%) VB
10 29 (7.47%) PHP
11 28 (7.22%) XQuery
12 19 (4.90%) XPath
13 18 (4.64%) Embedded C
13 18 (4.64%) VBScript
14 16 (4.12%) VBA
15 15 (3.87%) Embedded C++
15 15 (3.87%) VB6
16 8 (2.06%) Assembly Language
16 8 (2.06%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 119 (30.67%) Degree
2 20 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.80%) MCP
4 5 (1.29%) ISEB
5 4 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.03%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.77%) MCSE
6 3 (0.77%) CCNP
6 3 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.77%) MCITP
7 2 (0.52%) CCNA
7 2 (0.52%) MCSA
8 1 (0.26%) PhD
8 1 (0.26%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MCPD
8 1 (0.26%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.44%) QA
2 22 (5.67%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.55%) GAMP
4 3 (0.77%) SLA
4 3 (0.77%) HL7
4 3 (0.77%) DICOM
5 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 29 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (6.70%) Hyper-V
3 23 (5.93%) Active Directory
4 19 (4.90%) Xen
5 3 (0.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (13.66%) Legato
1 53 (13.66%) ARCserve
2 15 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.29%) Control-M
4 1 (0.26%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.26%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.26%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 189 (48.71%) Microsoft
2 100 (25.77%) Oracle
3 58 (14.95%) Veritas
4 52 (13.40%) NetApp
5 45 (11.60%) EMC
6 32 (8.25%) HP
7 30 (7.73%) VMware
8 26 (6.70%) IBM
9 18 (4.64%) JBoss
10 12 (3.09%) Adobe
11 9 (2.32%) Lotus
12 8 (2.06%) Cisco
12 8 (2.06%) Business Objects
13 7 (1.80%) Sitecore
13 7 (1.80%) VeriFone
13 7 (1.80%) Siebel
13 7 (1.80%) Perforce
14 6 (1.55%) EPiServer
14 6 (1.55%) Metastorm
14 6 (1.55%) Red Hat
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k+ Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Pension and Private Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum DOE plus good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago