The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 87 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.083% 0.82% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 4.86% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 17
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
149 185 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.31% 16.85% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 128 166 226
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

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 24 July 2014. 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 +3 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (70.00%) WinForms
3 7 (70.00%) XHTML
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) XSD
3 7 (70.00%) XSL
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) DHTML
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) WPF
3 7 (70.00%) Silverlight
4 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
5 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (50.00%) Change Control
5 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Deployment Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Release Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) WinForms
2 7 (70.00%) XHTML
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) XSD
2 7 (70.00%) XSL
2 7 (70.00%) DHTML
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 7 (70.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (50.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) MKS