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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 141 150 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.038% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 0.25% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
356 393 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.34% 15.10% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 281 326 420
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Watford - 1 £45,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Agilent
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) CAE
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) 3ds Max
3 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (20.00%) PVCS
3 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) SUSE
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CAE
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-business
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) VC++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Agilent
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Macromedia
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle