The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 139 130 144
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 12 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.22% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.43% 1.31% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 11
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
350 382 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.91% 17.18% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 306 307 359
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Watford - 5 £57,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +13 4 £42,500 -
Borehamwood - 2 £38,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 5 (38.46%) CruiseControl
5 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) NHibernate
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
5 4 (30.77%) F5
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
2 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.69%) 3ds Max
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
1 4 (30.77%) SMTP
1 4 (30.77%) FTP
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) SNMP
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
1 4 (30.77%) HTTPS
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
1 4 (30.77%) MPLS
1 4 (30.77%) OSPF
1 4 (30.77%) BGP
1 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
1 4 (30.77%) TACACS
1 4 (30.77%) IPsec
1 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
1 4 (30.77%) VLAN
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
3 5 (38.46%) CruiseControl
4 4 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (7.69%) FogBugz
6 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.69%) PVCS
6 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Change and Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) NHibernate
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) XHTML
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) XSLT
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 1 (7.69%) SUSE
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) MVVM
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) E-business
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB6
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
2 4 (30.77%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Macromedia