The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,625 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -14.77%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
172 248 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.30% 17.84% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 116 199 128
Median salary £46,924 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.13% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Essex region.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Essex

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MKS
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 5 (71.43%) Software Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Logistics
3 5 (71.43%) iSeries
4 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (42.86%) Line Management
5 3 (42.86%) GlassFish
5 3 (42.86%) JBoss
5 3 (42.86%) Apache
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (28.57%) MS Project
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) Java

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) GlassFish
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) iSeries
2 2 (28.57%) CMDB
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
2 5 (71.43%) Logistics
2 5 (71.43%) Software Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) MKS
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow