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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 627 761 581
Rank change year-on-year
+134 -180
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 234 142 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 0.79% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 187 118 261
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,573 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
17625 18051 15247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.20% 16.41% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14944 15299 13090
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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 +37 65 £54,000 -8.47% 7
South East +55 53 £41,250 +3.12% 4
North West +30 35 £42,500 +21.42% 5
East of England +13 25 £44,000 - 1
South West -3 25 £43,500 +17.56% 1
Yorkshire +5 24 £45,000 +38.46% 7
East Midlands +2 7 £38,750 +29.16% 5
West Midlands -13 4 £31,250 -26.47%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

1 286 (64.13%) .NET
2 256 (57.40%) SQL Server
3 253 (56.73%) SQL
4 244 (54.71%) C#
5 233 (52.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 195 (43.72%) HTML
7 192 (43.05%) XML
8 184 (41.26%) JavaScript
9 171 (38.34%) ASP.NET
10 159 (35.65%) Microsoft
11 147 (32.96%) jQuery
12 142 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
13 137 (30.72%) Subversion
13 137 (30.72%) CSS
14 136 (30.49%) Oracle
15 117 (26.23%) MVC
16 108 (24.22%) Visual Studio
17 102 (22.87%) Windows
18 89 (19.96%) SDLC
19 88 (19.73%) SQL Server 2008
20 87 (19.51%) Web Services
21 84 (18.83%) MS Excel
22 81 (18.16%) Java
23 80 (17.94%) T-SQL
24 75 (16.82%) SQL Server 2005
25 72 (16.14%) WCF
26 71 (15.92%) HTML5
27 70 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
28 69 (15.47%) Software Engineering
29 67 (15.02%) Finance

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 59 (13.23%) IIS
2 53 (11.88%) SharePoint
3 29 (6.50%) JBoss
4 27 (6.05%) Tomcat
5 23 (5.16%) Apache
6 16 (3.59%) Drupal
7 12 (2.69%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.69%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (2.47%) CMS
9 10 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.79%) DNN
10 8 (1.79%) Facebook Platform
11 6 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.90%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.90%) Jetty
12 4 (0.90%) Liferay
13 3 (0.67%) Lync
13 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 84 (18.83%) MS Excel
2 65 (14.57%) MS Office
3 24 (5.38%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.02%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.90%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (3.81%) AWD
2 6 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.45%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.22%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Staffware
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.87%) Cisco Nexus
2 37 (8.30%) BGP
3 32 (7.17%) Firewall
3 32 (7.17%) LAN
3 32 (7.17%) Cisco IOS
4 31 (6.95%) WAN
4 31 (6.95%) EIGRP
5 28 (6.28%) VPN
6 27 (6.05%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (5.61%) Wireshark
8 21 (4.71%) Wireless
9 20 (4.48%) OSPF
10 16 (3.59%) FWSM
11 14 (3.14%) TCP/IP
12 12 (2.69%) DNS
13 11 (2.47%) MPLS
13 11 (2.47%) VoIP
14 8 (1.79%) LDAP
14 8 (1.79%) SNMP
14 8 (1.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (57.40%) SQL Server
2 88 (19.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (16.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 58 (13.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 58 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (12.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (8.30%) Oracle Database
7 32 (7.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (4.26%) MySQL
9 17 (3.81%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
11 10 (2.24%) DB2
11 10 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.24%) OLTP
11 10 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (1.57%) SSDT
14 7 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 233 (52.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 137 (30.72%) Subversion
3 108 (24.22%) Visual Studio
4 45 (10.09%) Git (software)
5 29 (6.50%) Jenkins
6 27 (6.05%) JIRA
7 22 (4.93%) CruiseControl
8 20 (4.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 19 (4.26%) Mercurial
10 17 (3.81%) Selenium
11 16 (3.59%) Cucumber
11 16 (3.59%) SoapUI
11 16 (3.59%) Mockito
11 16 (3.59%) WebDriver
12 14 (3.14%) ReSharper
12 14 (3.14%) Hudson
13 12 (2.69%) Bugzilla
13 12 (2.69%) Maven
14 8 (1.79%) Toad
14 8 (1.79%) MSTest
General
1 67 (15.02%) Finance
2 36 (8.07%) Publishing
3 14 (3.14%) Retail
3 14 (3.14%) Marketing
4 12 (2.69%) Back Office
5 11 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.35%) Automotive
7 5 (1.12%) Banking
8 3 (0.67%) Electronics
8 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.67%) Games
9 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 255 (57.17%) Developer
2 89 (19.96%) .NET Developer
3 73 (16.37%) Senior Developer
4 66 (14.80%) Software Developer
5 64 (14.35%) C# Developer
6 46 (10.31%) Analyst
7 41 (9.19%) Senior Software Developer
8 39 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 34 (7.62%) Network Engineer
10 26 (5.83%) Software Engineer
11 25 (5.61%) Architect
12 24 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.93%) Senior Network Engineer
14 21 (4.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.26%) Support Analyst
15 19 (4.26%) Web Developer
16 16 (3.59%) SQL Developer
16 16 (3.59%) Test Specialist
16 16 (3.59%) Automation Specialist
16 16 (3.59%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (64.13%) .NET
2 195 (43.72%) HTML
3 192 (43.05%) XML
4 171 (38.34%) ASP.NET
5 147 (32.96%) jQuery
6 137 (30.72%) CSS
7 87 (19.51%) Web Services
8 72 (16.14%) WCF
9 71 (15.92%) HTML5
10 70 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 56 (12.56%) .NET Framework
12 55 (12.33%) XSLT
13 53 (11.88%) Ajax
14 44 (9.87%) Silverlight
14 44 (9.87%) CSS3
15 39 (8.74%) WPF
16 37 (8.30%) RESTful
17 36 (8.07%) Entity Framework
18 28 (6.28%) SOAP
19 25 (5.61%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.83%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.83%) Kindle
3 24 (5.38%) Client/Server
4 18 (4.04%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.24%) User Experience
6 10 (2.24%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.24%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.79%) Social Media
8 6 (1.35%) W3C
8 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.35%) Replication
8 6 (1.35%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.35%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.35%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.90%) Device Driver
10 4 (0.90%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 102 (22.87%) Windows
2 48 (10.76%) Linux
3 32 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.47%) UNIX
8 6 (1.35%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.22%) Fedora
11 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.22%) SUSE
11 1 (0.22%) Debian
11 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (26.23%) MVC
3 89 (19.96%) SDLC
4 69 (15.47%) Software Engineering
5 65 (14.57%) Project Management
6 57 (12.78%) Scrum
7 43 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 42 (9.42%) ITIL
9 41 (9.19%) TDD
10 35 (7.85%) OO
11 32 (7.17%) Configuration Management
11 32 (7.17%) Unit Testing
12 31 (6.95%) UML
13 30 (6.73%) Incident Management
14 29 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (6.28%) Service Management
16 24 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
16 24 (5.38%) Capacity Management
16 24 (5.38%) Security Patching
17 23 (5.16%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 253 (56.73%) SQL
2 244 (54.71%) C#
3 184 (41.26%) JavaScript
4 81 (18.16%) Java
5 80 (17.94%) T-SQL
6 67 (15.02%) VB.NET
7 65 (14.57%) VB
8 36 (8.07%) PL/SQL
9 32 (7.17%) C++
10 27 (6.05%) C
11 25 (5.61%) PHP
12 23 (5.16%) VB6
13 17 (3.81%) Groovy
14 16 (3.59%) XQuery
15 9 (2.02%) XPath
16 8 (1.79%) VBA
16 8 (1.79%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.35%) VBScript
18 5 (1.12%) VC++
19 4 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (10.99%) Degree
2 38 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (7.85%) Security Cleared
4 34 (7.62%) CCNP
5 22 (4.93%) DV Cleared
5 22 (4.93%) CCNA
6 17 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (2.91%) MCAD
8 11 (2.47%) HND
9 6 (1.35%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.12%) CCDP
11 4 (0.90%) Siebel Certification
12 3 (0.67%) OCPJP
12 3 (0.67%) OCMJD
12 3 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.45%) CCSP
13 2 (0.45%) CIMA
13 2 (0.45%) ISEB
13 2 (0.45%) CISSP
13 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.64%) QA
2 30 (6.73%) SLA
3 26 (5.83%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.35%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.12%) GAMP
6 3 (0.67%) HL7
7 2 (0.45%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.35%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (0.90%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.67%) UAG
5 3 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (5.38%) Cisco LMS
1 24 (5.38%) Opsview
2 18 (4.04%) Cisco Prime
3 16 (3.59%) Nagios
4 12 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (2.02%) Tivoli
5 9 (2.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 6 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (1.35%) Data Guard
6 6 (1.35%) Oracle Flashback
7 4 (0.90%) SCCM
7 4 (0.90%) SCOM
8 3 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.67%) MOM
8 3 (0.67%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.45%) OPNET
9 2 (0.45%) Foglight
9 2 (0.45%) Cacti
9 2 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 159 (35.65%) Microsoft
2 136 (30.49%) Oracle
3 41 (9.19%) Cisco
4 21 (4.71%) VMware
5 20 (4.48%) MKS
6 19 (4.26%) Sitecore
7 13 (2.91%) ServiceNow
7 13 (2.91%) CheckPoint
8 12 (2.69%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.47%) F5
10 9 (2.02%) LANDesk
10 9 (2.02%) Telerik
10 9 (2.02%) Google
11 8 (1.79%) HP
11 8 (1.79%) Facebook
11 8 (1.79%) Twitter
12 7 (1.57%) Riverbed
12 7 (1.57%) Bloomberg
13 6 (1.35%) NetScout
13 6 (1.35%) Tableau
London
Ferrari Healy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Human Recognition Systems
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + bonus+pension+parking, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Standard
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ASOS
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum circa + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 21 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago