The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 93 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.51% 0.66% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.30% 4.17% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +28.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
217 168 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.33% 15.95% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 161 127 169
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cheltenham -12 5 £40,000 +3.89%
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) VB6
2 6 (85.71%) VC++
2 6 (85.71%) MS Access
2 6 (85.71%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) MFC
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) FinalBuilder
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Load Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
4 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Process Management
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) CMDB
5 1 (14.29%) MSI
5 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) FinalBuilder
3 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
3 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
3 1 (14.29%) MSI
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) C++ Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) MFC
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Load Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Process Management
3 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) VB6
2 6 (85.71%) VC++
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle