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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 112 90 77
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.086% 1.03% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 4.93% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Median salary £46,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +1.35%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
205 223 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.63% 20.96% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 158 148 128
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
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
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 28 September 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 - 1 £46,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Process Management
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) MS Access
2 5 (83.33%) MFC
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) VC++
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) FinalBuilder
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Load Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (33.33%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) FinalBuilder
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) MFC
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Load Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Process Management
2 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VB
1 5 (83.33%) VB6
1 5 (83.33%) VC++
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle