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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 95 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.55% - 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.64% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
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
151 152 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.77% 15.95% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 101 128 117
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Brentwood - 4 £45,000 -
Basildon - 3 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) MKS
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) Subversion
2 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (71.43%) System Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) JBoss
3 9 (64.29%) Middleware
3 9 (64.29%) Logistics
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) AWD
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
5 1 (7.14%) Apache

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (100.00%) IIS
2 10 (71.43%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Deployment Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) Middleware
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (71.43%) System Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Logistics
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) MKS
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft