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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 93 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.33% 0.89% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.11% 5.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
142 170 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.42% 16.88% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 109 139 117
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £45,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Cheltenham 0 3 £32,500 +5.69%
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) QA
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 5 (45.45%) High Availability
5 5 (45.45%) Issue Tracking
5 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Optimisation
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (45.45%) TKPROF
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Logical Data Model

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (36.36%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) OLTP
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) TKPROF
2 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (18.18%) MS Access
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
2 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
2 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) ClearQuest
3 3 (27.27%) InstallShield
3 3 (27.27%) MSI
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (18.18%) Toad
5 1 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) JPA
4 4 (36.36%) Middleware
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (36.36%) XML Schema
4 4 (36.36%) XSD
4 4 (36.36%) XSLT
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 4 (36.36%) W3C
3 2 (18.18%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Ergonomics
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) High Availability
3 5 (45.45%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (45.45%) Logical Data Model
3 5 (45.45%) OOD
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) Physical Data Model
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Optimisation
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) UML
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) BPEL
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) C
5 4 (36.36%) XPath
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) Delphi
8 1 (9.09%) Lua
8 1 (9.09%) Perl
8 1 (9.09%) PHP
8 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) OCPJP
3 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
3 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Data Guard
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Sun