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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 141 131
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.26% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.68% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
411 357 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.06% 15.26% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 379 290 288
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) RIP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) RIP
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) F5