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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 100 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% 0.32% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 2.05% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Median salary - £32,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.69%
UK excluding London median salary £48,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -

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
261 146 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.00% 15.65% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 221 102 141
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM

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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Java Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ADO
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) COM+
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) DCOM
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) MFC
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft