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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 576 597 517
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -80
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 57 56 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 0.66% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 73
Average salary £52,000 £59,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% +24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.44% -5.00%
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
7599 8537 6786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.05% 17.43% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6410 7315 5863
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
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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 17 £52,000 -11.86% 2
Chislehurst - 3 £42,500 -
Wembley - 3 £45,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £35,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 81 (66.39%) SQL Server
2 74 (60.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 73 (59.84%) .NET
3 73 (59.84%) SQL
4 67 (54.92%) XML
5 61 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 60 (49.18%) HTML
6 60 (49.18%) ASP.NET
7 59 (48.36%) Microsoft
8 54 (44.26%) jQuery
9 48 (39.34%) C#
10 47 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (35.25%) MVC
12 42 (34.43%) Subversion
13 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (29.51%) WCF
15 35 (28.69%) T-SQL
15 35 (28.69%) SDLC
16 33 (27.05%) Java
16 33 (27.05%) Oracle
16 33 (27.05%) Silverlight
17 32 (26.23%) Publishing
17 32 (26.23%) CSS
17 32 (26.23%) MS Excel
18 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 30 (24.59%) SharePoint
19 30 (24.59%) XSLT
20 27 (22.13%) Scrum
21 26 (21.31%) Web Services

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 30 (24.59%) SharePoint
2 22 (18.03%) IIS
3 15 (12.30%) Tomcat
4 13 (10.66%) Drupal
5 12 (9.84%) Apache
6 8 (6.56%) DNN
6 8 (6.56%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.46%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.46%) Lync
7 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.46%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.46%) JBoss
7 3 (2.46%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 32 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 23 (18.85%) MS Office
3 18 (14.75%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.10%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) Firewall
2 6 (4.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (4.10%) Network Security
3 5 (4.10%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.28%) Multicast
5 3 (2.46%) SAN
5 3 (2.46%) NAS
5 3 (2.46%) WAN
6 2 (1.64%) OSPF
6 2 (1.64%) BGP
6 2 (1.64%) Wireless
6 2 (1.64%) VPN
6 2 (1.64%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.82%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.82%) Internet
7 1 (0.82%) MPLS
7 1 (0.82%) HSRP
7 1 (0.82%) GLBP
7 1 (0.82%) VLAN
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (66.39%) SQL Server
2 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (9.02%) MySQL
6 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (6.56%) Oracle Database
7 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (6.56%) DB2
8 6 (4.92%) DTS
8 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (2.46%) SSDT
11 2 (1.64%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 74 (60.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (34.43%) Subversion
3 21 (17.21%) Jenkins
4 17 (13.93%) Visual Studio
5 14 (11.48%) Git (software)
6 11 (9.02%) SoapUI
6 11 (9.02%) Selenium
6 11 (9.02%) WebDriver
6 11 (9.02%) Mockito
6 11 (9.02%) Cucumber
7 9 (7.38%) JIRA
8 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (4.10%) Maven
9 5 (4.10%) Ant
10 3 (2.46%) JUnit
10 3 (2.46%) ClearCase
10 3 (2.46%) ClearQuest
10 3 (2.46%) CruiseControl
10 3 (2.46%) Hudson
10 3 (2.46%) Redmine
General
1 32 (26.23%) Publishing
2 16 (13.11%) Finance
3 8 (6.56%) Marketing
4 4 (3.28%) Front Office
5 3 (2.46%) Electronics
6 2 (1.64%) Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (49.18%) Developer
2 28 (22.95%) .NET Developer
3 27 (22.13%) Analyst
4 18 (14.75%) Support Analyst
5 12 (9.84%) Architect
6 11 (9.02%) C# Developer
6 11 (9.02%) Test Specialist
6 11 (9.02%) Test Automation Specialist
6 11 (9.02%) Automation Specialist
6 11 (9.02%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
7 9 (7.38%) Development Support Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Development Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Applications Support
8 8 (6.56%) Technical Architect
8 8 (6.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (59.84%) .NET
2 67 (54.92%) XML
3 60 (49.18%) HTML
3 60 (49.18%) ASP.NET
4 54 (44.26%) jQuery
5 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (29.51%) WCF
7 33 (27.05%) Silverlight
8 32 (26.23%) CSS
9 30 (24.59%) XSLT
10 26 (21.31%) Web Services
11 23 (18.85%) Ajax
12 20 (16.39%) WPF
12 20 (16.39%) RESTful
13 17 (13.93%) HTML5
14 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 14 (11.48%) SOAP
16 13 (10.66%) Flash
16 13 (10.66%) Sass
16 13 (10.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Kindle
2 16 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.38%) Social Media
4 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.46%) Robotics
5 3 (2.46%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.46%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.82%) AVVID
7 1 (0.82%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.82%) Equities
7 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.82%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.21%) Windows
2 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.74%) Linux
5 5 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.25%) MVC
3 35 (28.69%) SDLC
4 27 (22.13%) Scrum
5 22 (18.03%) Project Management
6 20 (16.39%) TDD
7 17 (13.93%) Unit Testing
8 16 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (13.11%) Change Management
9 15 (12.30%) E-Commerce
10 13 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (9.02%) Test Automation
11 11 (9.02%) Open Source
11 11 (9.02%) BDD
11 11 (9.02%) SOA
11 11 (9.02%) Content Management
12 10 (8.20%) Configuration Management
12 10 (8.20%) ITIL
13 8 (6.56%) CRM
13 8 (6.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 73 (59.84%) SQL
2 61 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 48 (39.34%) C#
4 35 (28.69%) T-SQL
5 33 (27.05%) Java
6 13 (10.66%) PHP
6 13 (10.66%) XQuery
6 13 (10.66%) Groovy
7 8 (6.56%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.28%) C++
10 3 (2.46%) C
10 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.28%) Siebel Certification
3 4 (3.28%) CCNA
4 3 (2.46%) CCSP
4 3 (2.46%) CCSA
5 2 (1.64%) CIMA
5 2 (1.64%) CCNP
6 1 (0.82%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.85%) ISO 9001
2 18 (14.75%) QA
3 3 (2.46%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Tivoli
1 5 (4.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 5 (4.10%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.28%) SCOM
3 3 (2.46%) MOM
3 3 (2.46%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (2.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.82%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 59 (48.36%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.05%) Oracle
3 9 (7.38%) Facebook
3 9 (7.38%) Twitter
3 9 (7.38%) ServiceNow
4 8 (6.56%) Sitecore
4 8 (6.56%) Telerik
4 8 (6.56%) Google
5 6 (4.92%) Serena
6 5 (4.10%) LANDesk
6 5 (4.10%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.10%) Cisco
7 4 (3.28%) Siebel
7 4 (3.28%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.28%) Adobe
7 4 (3.28%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.46%) Bloomberg
8 3 (2.46%) Symantec
8 3 (2.46%) HP
8 3 (2.46%) Websense
London
PCR
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
North London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 25 days ago