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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 84 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.39% 0.39% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.65% 2.12% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
151 236 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.82% 18.28% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 109 190 138
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Brentwood +3 4 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) MKS
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) IIS
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 8 (80.00%) Logistics
3 8 (80.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (70.00%) iSeries
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) JBoss
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (50.00%) Line Management
6 5 (50.00%) Apache
6 5 (50.00%) GlassFish
7 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (40.00%) SQL
7 4 (40.00%) SOA
7 4 (40.00%) IBM
8 3 (30.00%) Middleware
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
9 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (20.00%) CMDB
9 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (20.00%) Project Management
9 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

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 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
3 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 5 (50.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) iSeries
2 2 (20.00%) CMDB
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Logistics
1 8 (80.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) MKS
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow