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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 549 617 513
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -104
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 63 29 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.062% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 0.36% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57 21 78
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
7654 7976 7286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.66% 16.96% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6495 6735 6198
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 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 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 27 August 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 27 August 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
City of London +40 18 £54,000 -10.00% 2
Wembley - 4 £48,750 -
Chislehurst - 3 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £35,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 74 (62.71%) SQL Server
2 62 (52.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (51.69%) SQL
4 58 (49.15%) .NET
5 57 (48.31%) XML
6 50 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (40.68%) JavaScript
8 47 (39.83%) C#
9 46 (38.98%) ASP.NET
10 45 (38.14%) HTML
11 44 (37.29%) Microsoft
11 44 (37.29%) Subversion
12 40 (33.90%) jQuery
13 37 (31.36%) MVC
14 36 (30.51%) WCF
15 32 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (27.12%) SDLC
16 30 (25.42%) Java
16 30 (25.42%) MS Excel
17 29 (24.58%) SharePoint
18 28 (23.73%) Jenkins
19 26 (22.03%) Web Services
19 26 (22.03%) Oracle
20 25 (21.19%) Silverlight
20 25 (21.19%) Publishing
21 24 (20.34%) T-SQL
21 24 (20.34%) IIS
21 24 (20.34%) Windows
22 23 (19.49%) CSS
23 22 (18.64%) MS Office

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (24.58%) SharePoint
2 24 (20.34%) IIS
3 17 (14.41%) Apache
4 12 (10.17%) Tomcat
5 9 (7.63%) Drupal
6 8 (6.78%) DNN
6 8 (6.78%) Facebook Platform
7 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.54%) JBoss
8 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.54%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (2.54%) Lync
8 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.85%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 30 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 22 (18.64%) MS Office
3 13 (11.02%) MS Visio
4 9 (7.63%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.86%) Firewall
2 6 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (4.24%) Wireless
3 5 (4.24%) VPN
4 4 (3.39%) OSPF
5 3 (2.54%) MPLS
5 3 (2.54%) SAN
5 3 (2.54%) WAN
5 3 (2.54%) LAN
5 3 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.54%) NAS
5 3 (2.54%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.69%) WLAN
6 2 (1.69%) LDAP
6 2 (1.69%) SNMP
6 2 (1.69%) BGP
6 2 (1.69%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.85%) TACACS
7 1 (0.85%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (62.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (9.32%) MySQL
6 8 (6.78%) DB2
6 8 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.24%) Siebel EIM
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.54%) SSDT
8 3 (2.54%) DTS
8 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.69%) Spotfire
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.69%) QlikView
9 2 (1.69%) OLAP
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (52.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (37.29%) Subversion
3 28 (23.73%) Jenkins
4 17 (14.41%) Git (software)
5 16 (13.56%) SoapUI
5 16 (13.56%) Mockito
5 16 (13.56%) Cucumber
5 16 (13.56%) Selenium
5 16 (13.56%) WebDriver
6 14 (11.86%) JIRA
7 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio
8 7 (5.93%) Artifactory
9 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (3.39%) CruiseControl
11 3 (2.54%) ClearCase
11 3 (2.54%) ClearQuest
11 3 (2.54%) Maven
11 3 (2.54%) Ant
11 3 (2.54%) JUnit
11 3 (2.54%) Redmine
General
1 25 (21.19%) Publishing
2 15 (12.71%) Finance
3 7 (5.93%) Marketing
4 3 (2.54%) Electronics
4 3 (2.54%) Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (43.22%) Developer
2 23 (19.49%) .NET Developer
3 16 (13.56%) Test Specialist
3 16 (13.56%) Test Automation Specialist
3 16 (13.56%) Automation Specialist
3 16 (13.56%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
4 14 (11.86%) Analyst
5 13 (11.02%) Architect
6 11 (9.32%) C# Developer
6 11 (9.32%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.78%) Release Manager
7 8 (6.78%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (49.15%) .NET
2 57 (48.31%) XML
3 46 (38.98%) ASP.NET
4 45 (38.14%) HTML
5 40 (33.90%) jQuery
6 36 (30.51%) WCF
7 32 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (22.03%) Web Services
9 25 (21.19%) Silverlight
10 23 (19.49%) CSS
11 18 (15.25%) XSLT
12 16 (13.56%) WPF
12 16 (13.56%) WinForms
13 15 (12.71%) Ajax
13 15 (12.71%) RESTful
14 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 13 (11.02%) .NET Framework
15 12 (10.17%) WF
16 11 (9.32%) SOAP
17 10 (8.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.56%) Kindle
2 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.78%) Social Media
4 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.24%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.39%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.54%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.54%) Robotics
6 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.54%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.85%) AVVID
7 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.34%) Windows
2 14 (11.86%) Linux
3 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.36%) MVC
3 32 (27.12%) SDLC
4 20 (16.95%) Scrum
4 20 (16.95%) ITIL
4 20 (16.95%) E-Commerce
5 19 (16.10%) Unit Testing
6 18 (15.25%) Release Management
7 17 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (14.41%) BDD
8 16 (13.56%) Test Automation
8 16 (13.56%) Open Source
8 16 (13.56%) Project Management
8 16 (13.56%) TDD
9 14 (11.86%) Change Management
10 13 (11.02%) Configuration Management
11 12 (10.17%) SOA
11 12 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (9.32%) Waterfall
13 10 (8.47%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (51.69%) SQL
2 48 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 47 (39.83%) C#
4 30 (25.42%) Java
5 24 (20.34%) T-SQL
6 16 (13.56%) Groovy
7 15 (12.71%) PHP
8 9 (7.63%) XQuery
9 8 (6.78%) VB.NET
10 7 (5.93%) C
10 7 (5.93%) VB
11 5 (4.24%) VBScript
12 3 (2.54%) C++
12 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.85%) XAML
13 1 (0.85%) VB6
13 1 (0.85%) VBA
13 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.69%) CCNP
3 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (0.85%) CCNA
4 1 (0.85%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.25%) QA
2 16 (13.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.54%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (7.63%) Tivoli
2 9 (7.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (3.39%) SCOM
4 3 (2.54%) MOM
4 3 (2.54%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (2.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 44 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (22.03%) Oracle
3 13 (11.02%) ServiceNow
4 9 (7.63%) LANDesk
4 9 (7.63%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.63%) Telerik
5 8 (6.78%) Google
5 8 (6.78%) Sitecore
5 8 (6.78%) Facebook
5 8 (6.78%) Twitter
6 7 (5.93%) Bloomberg
6 7 (5.93%) HP
7 6 (5.08%) Siebel
8 5 (4.24%) Cisco
9 4 (3.39%) Sun
10 3 (2.54%) F5
10 3 (2.54%) Adobe
10 3 (2.54%) Symantec
10 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.54%) Websense
London
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Salary: £40000 - £43000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
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City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago