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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 824 708 791
Rank change year-on-year
-116 +83
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 72 224 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 1.24% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 54 188 129
Median salary £49,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
16946 18032 17496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.52% 17.62% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14939 15455 14576
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 £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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
South East +14 23 £40,000 -5.88%
London -26 20 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England +15 16 £67,500 +62.65% 1
East Midlands +5 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South West -27 3 £35,000 -22.22%
West Midlands -16 2 - - 1
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire -3 1 £45,000 +28.57%
North West -36 1 £35,000 -20.00%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 116 (63.04%) SQL Server
2 103 (55.98%) SQL
3 83 (45.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 63 (34.24%) .NET
5 60 (32.61%) Subversion
6 59 (32.07%) Microsoft
7 58 (31.52%) JavaScript
7 58 (31.52%) C#
8 52 (28.26%) HTML
8 52 (28.26%) XML
9 46 (25.00%) CSS
10 44 (23.91%) Finance
11 42 (22.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (21.74%) T-SQL
12 40 (21.74%) Windows
13 39 (21.20%) VB
14 38 (20.65%) Visual Studio
14 38 (20.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 37 (20.11%) MS Excel
15 37 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (19.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 35 (19.02%) Oracle
16 35 (19.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 34 (18.48%) QA
18 33 (17.93%) Web Services
19 32 (17.39%) SQL Server 2000
20 30 (16.30%) ASP.NET
20 30 (16.30%) MVC
20 30 (16.30%) Continuous Improvement
21 29 (15.76%) SQL Server 2012

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 11 (5.98%) IIS
1 11 (5.98%) JBoss
2 8 (4.35%) Apache
2 8 (4.35%) GlassFish
3 6 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.72%) CMS
5 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.63%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.63%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 37 (20.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.98%) MS Office
3 5 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.17%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.43%) Siebel Analytics
2 3 (1.63%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.76%) Firewall
2 25 (13.59%) DNS
3 23 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (11.96%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (11.41%) VPN
6 20 (10.87%) DHCP
7 17 (9.24%) TCP/IP
8 15 (8.15%) OSPF
8 15 (8.15%) VLAN
9 13 (7.07%) BGP
10 12 (6.52%) Wireless
11 9 (4.89%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (4.89%) EIGRP
11 9 (4.89%) WAN
12 8 (4.35%) FWSM
13 7 (3.80%) MPLS
14 6 (3.26%) Cisco Wireless
15 5 (2.72%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (2.72%) Cisco PIX
15 5 (2.72%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (63.04%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 38 (20.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (19.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (19.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (17.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 29 (15.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (7.07%) Oracle Database
8 12 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (5.43%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (5.43%) Siebel EIM
10 9 (4.89%) OLTP
11 8 (4.35%) MS Access
12 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (1.09%) MariaDB
14 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
14 2 (1.09%) MySQL
15 1 (0.54%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 83 (45.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 60 (32.61%) Subversion
3 38 (20.65%) Visual Studio
4 28 (15.22%) Mercurial
5 22 (11.96%) Git (software)
6 12 (6.52%) SpecFlow
7 11 (5.98%) CruiseControl
7 11 (5.98%) TestComplete
8 9 (4.89%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (3.26%) FinalBuilder
11 4 (2.17%) Bugzilla
11 4 (2.17%) Hudson
11 4 (2.17%) Selenium
12 3 (1.63%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.63%) JUnit
12 3 (1.63%) Maven
12 3 (1.63%) NetBeans
12 3 (1.63%) StarTeam
13 2 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 44 (23.91%) Finance
2 7 (3.80%) Back Office
3 3 (1.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.09%) Marketing
4 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (57.07%) Developer
2 40 (21.74%) SQL Developer
3 30 (16.30%) .NET Developer
3 30 (16.30%) T-SQL Developer
4 28 (15.22%) Network Engineer
4 28 (15.22%) SSIS Developer
5 17 (9.24%) C# Developer
6 15 (8.15%) Network Operations Engineer
6 15 (8.15%) Operations Engineer
7 14 (7.61%) Analyst
8 13 (7.07%) Lead Developer
8 13 (7.07%) Software Developer
9 12 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (5.98%) Cisco Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.89%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (34.24%) .NET
2 52 (28.26%) HTML
2 52 (28.26%) XML
3 46 (25.00%) CSS
4 33 (17.93%) Web Services
5 30 (16.30%) ASP.NET
6 22 (11.96%) SOAP
7 21 (11.41%) .NET Framework
8 20 (10.87%) Entity Framework
8 20 (10.87%) jQuery
8 20 (10.87%) WCF
9 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (9.78%) HTML5
11 13 (7.07%) AngularJS
12 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (5.43%) CSS3
13 10 (5.43%) MFC
14 9 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 8 (4.35%) WinForms
16 7 (3.80%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 12 (6.52%) Client/Server
3 11 (5.98%) N-Tier
4 9 (4.89%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.80%) iSeries
6 7 (3.80%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.26%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.72%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.72%) Clustering
8 5 (2.72%) EqualLogic
8 5 (2.72%) Replication
9 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.17%) User Experience
10 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.09%) CMDB
12 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.74%) Windows
2 20 (10.87%) Linux
3 8 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.17%) Unix
5 2 (1.09%) Android
5 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.30%) Continuous Improvement
2 30 (16.30%) MVC
3 28 (15.22%) ETL
4 22 (11.96%) Configuration Management
4 22 (11.96%) SDLC
5 17 (9.24%) SOA
6 16 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (8.15%) Issue Tracking
7 15 (8.15%) ITIL
7 15 (8.15%) Software Delivery
7 15 (8.15%) System Testing
7 15 (8.15%) Web Development
8 14 (7.61%) Automated Testing
8 14 (7.61%) Change Control
8 14 (7.61%) Scrum
8 14 (7.61%) Workflow
9 13 (7.07%) Regression Testing
9 13 (7.07%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (55.98%) SQL
2 58 (31.52%) C#
2 58 (31.52%) JavaScript
3 40 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 39 (21.20%) VB
5 17 (9.24%) VB.NET
6 15 (8.15%) C++
6 15 (8.15%) VB6
7 10 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.89%) C
8 9 (4.89%) VC++
9 8 (4.35%) Java
9 8 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.35%) VBScript
10 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (14.13%) CCNP
1 26 (14.13%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (8.70%) CCNA
2 16 (8.70%) Degree
3 12 (6.52%) ISEB
3 12 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 12 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.89%) CCIE
6 7 (3.80%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.72%) CCDA
8 5 (2.72%) CCDP
9 4 (2.17%) CCSA
9 4 (2.17%) CCSP
9 4 (2.17%) CCVP
9 4 (2.17%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.63%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (18.48%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) GAMP
2 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (3.80%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.09%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.09%) XenApp
5 1 (0.54%) Firmware
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (5.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.17%) NetVault Backup
3 3 (1.63%) Nagios
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.09%) SCOM
4 2 (1.09%) Simpana
4 2 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.54%) Nessus
5 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (32.07%) Microsoft
2 35 (19.02%) Oracle
3 26 (14.13%) Cisco
4 13 (7.07%) MKS
5 11 (5.98%) Juniper
6 10 (5.43%) Siebel
7 8 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.35%) F5
8 7 (3.80%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.26%) Citrix
9 6 (3.26%) CommVault
9 6 (3.26%) HP
9 6 (3.26%) VMware
10 5 (2.72%) Dell Compellent
10 5 (2.72%) NetScout
10 5 (2.72%) Riverbed
10 5 (2.72%) SonicWALL
10 5 (2.72%) TOWER Software
11 4 (2.17%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.17%) Xamarin
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