The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 37 29
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - 0.53% 5.36%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.45% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
VSS/SourceSafe
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
26 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.13% 15.34% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 42
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Farnborough

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) WF
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Database Security
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft