The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 592 518 493
Rank change year-on-year
-74 -25
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 29 98 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 1.34% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 82 114
Average salary £58,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -4.43%
VSS/SourceSafe
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8096 7302 7302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.06% 16.25% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6843 6219 6375
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in London

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in London

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in London

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in London

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
City of London -27 8 £59,500 +8.18% 1
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 73 (73.74%) .NET
2 71 (71.72%) SQL Server
3 59 (59.60%) XML
4 51 (51.52%) C#
5 44 (44.44%) Subversion
6 42 (42.42%) SQL
7 40 (40.40%) HTML
7 40 (40.40%) ASP.NET
8 39 (39.39%) Windows
9 38 (38.38%) Microsoft
10 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
11 36 (36.36%) Finance
12 35 (35.35%) IIS
13 32 (32.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (31.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 30 (30.30%) Oracle
16 29 (29.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 28 (28.28%) CSS
17 28 (28.28%) jQuery
18 27 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 26 (26.26%) Web Services
20 25 (25.25%) Visual Studio
20 25 (25.25%) MVC
21 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
22 23 (23.23%) HTML5
22 23 (23.23%) Java
23 22 (22.22%) Content Management
23 22 (22.22%) NUnit
23 22 (22.22%) Release Management
24 21 (21.21%) XSLT

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 35 (35.35%) IIS
2 18 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 17 (17.17%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (9.09%) CMS
5 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.04%) SAS
7 3 (3.03%) Drupal
7 3 (3.03%) Apache
7 3 (3.03%) Site Server
8 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.02%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.02%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.04%) Advent Geneva
2 4 (4.04%) PORTIA
3 1 (1.01%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.02%) GitHub
1 2 (2.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) Intranet
1 13 (13.13%) Internet
2 5 (5.05%) OSPF
2 5 (5.05%) BGP
3 4 (4.04%) EIGRP
3 4 (4.04%) MPLS
4 3 (3.03%) Network Security
4 3 (3.03%) Extranet
4 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.03%) HSRP
5 2 (2.02%) Multicast
5 2 (2.02%) tcpdump
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.02%) DNS
5 2 (2.02%) RIP
5 2 (2.02%) TACACS
5 2 (2.02%) VoIP
5 2 (2.02%) WAN
5 2 (2.02%) Firewall
5 2 (2.02%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (71.72%) SQL Server
2 31 (31.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (29.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (16.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.04%) MySQL
8 3 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.02%) MS Access
9 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.01%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 44 (44.44%) Subversion
2 32 (32.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (25.25%) Visual Studio
4 22 (22.22%) NUnit
5 19 (19.19%) Jenkins
6 17 (17.17%) MSI
6 17 (17.17%) WiX
7 14 (14.14%) MSBuild
8 9 (9.09%) JIRA
9 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
10 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (2.02%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (2.02%) Gradle
11 2 (2.02%) Ant
11 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.02%) Maven
11 2 (2.02%) Xcode
12 1 (1.01%) CruiseControl
12 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
General
1 36 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (32.32%) Developer
2 14 (14.14%) Build Manager
2 14 (14.14%) Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Technical Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Software Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Release Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (73.74%) .NET
2 59 (59.60%) XML
3 40 (40.40%) HTML
3 40 (40.40%) ASP.NET
4 28 (28.28%) CSS
4 28 (28.28%) jQuery
5 26 (26.26%) Web Services
6 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (23.23%) HTML5
8 21 (21.21%) XSLT
9 16 (16.16%) CSS3
9 16 (16.16%) Ajax
10 15 (15.15%) WCF
11 12 (12.12%) J2EE
12 11 (11.11%) Software Packaging
13 10 (10.10%) ADO.NET
13 10 (10.10%) .NET Framework
13 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (9.09%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.05%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.02%) Open Source
4 2 (2.02%) Social Media
4 2 (2.02%) SecurID
4 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.02%) e-Health
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.01%) Life Science
5 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 39 (39.39%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) UNIX
2 8 (8.08%) Linux
3 2 (2.02%) Android
3 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) MVC
2 22 (22.22%) Content Management
2 22 (22.22%) Release Management
3 19 (19.19%) SOA
3 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.15%) Web Development
4 15 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.14%) Change Control
6 13 (13.13%) Project Management
7 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 12 (12.12%) OOD
7 12 (12.12%) OO
7 12 (12.12%) Software Deployment
8 11 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 11 (11.11%) ITIL
9 9 (9.09%) User Experience Design
9 9 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 9 (9.09%) CRM
10 8 (8.08%) OOP
10 8 (8.08%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (51.52%) C#
2 42 (42.42%) SQL
3 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.23%) Java
5 12 (12.12%) VB
6 11 (11.11%) XPath
7 8 (8.08%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.08%) VBScript
7 8 (8.08%) C
8 7 (7.07%) C++
8 7 (7.07%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.05%) VBA
9 5 (5.05%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.05%) XQuery
10 3 (3.03%) VB6
10 3 (3.03%) PHP
11 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) CFA
3 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.05%) MCSE
5 3 (3.03%) CCNP
5 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.02%) CCIE
6 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.02%) Sun Certification
6 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.01%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.01%) PhD
7 1 (1.01%) MCP
7 1 (1.01%) CCA
7 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) QA
2 7 (7.07%) SLA
3 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.01%) HL7
4 1 (1.01%) DICOM
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.01%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.01%) NFS
2 1 (1.01%) XenApp
2 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (38.38%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.30%) Oracle
3 9 (9.09%) EPiServer
4 8 (8.08%) Serena
4 8 (8.08%) BI-SAM
5 5 (5.05%) Cisco
6 4 (4.04%) FactSet
6 4 (4.04%) Fiserv
6 4 (4.04%) Juniper
6 4 (4.04%) Advent
7 3 (3.03%) Adobe
7 3 (3.03%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.02%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.02%) Facebook
8 2 (2.02%) Twitter
8 2 (2.02%) F5
8 2 (2.02%) Sun
8 2 (2.02%) Citrix
8 2 (2.02%) CA
8 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
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