The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 144 143 143
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.18% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 2.92% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +22.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
354 342 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.51% 13.53% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 288 296 306
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 27 May 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -17 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) jQuery
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
3 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) C#
4 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 10 (62.50%) SOAP
4 10 (62.50%) SOA
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) CruiseControl
4 10 (62.50%) Subversion
4 10 (62.50%) QA
4 10 (62.50%) WCF
4 10 (62.50%) NHibernate
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
4 10 (62.50%) REST
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (56.25%) MVVM

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) RIP
1 3 (18.75%) OSPF
1 3 (18.75%) BGP
1 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) DTS
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
1 10 (62.50%) CruiseControl
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
1 10 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Head of Development
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) jQuery
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 10 (62.50%) SOAP
4 10 (62.50%) WCF
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
4 10 (62.50%) REST
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 10 (62.50%) NHibernate
5 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (12.50%) JSP
6 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) W3C
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) SOA
3 9 (56.25%) E-business
3 9 (56.25%) MVVM
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VBScript
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) WAI
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
2 3 (18.75%) F5