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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 586 570 518
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -52
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 33 63 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 0.87% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 84
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
7157 7202 7333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.85% 15.84% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6003 6060 6381
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(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 +27 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Southwark - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £80,000 -
Beckenham -2 1 £40,000 -4.76%
Feltham - 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 53 (67.95%) .NET
2 46 (58.97%) SQL Server
3 36 (46.15%) HTML
3 36 (46.15%) SQL
4 33 (42.31%) C#
4 33 (42.31%) XML
5 31 (39.74%) JavaScript
6 29 (37.18%) ASP.NET
7 27 (34.62%) IIS
7 27 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (32.05%) Subversion
8 25 (32.05%) CSS
9 24 (30.77%) Oracle
9 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 24 (30.77%) jQuery
10 23 (29.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (28.21%) Visual Studio
12 21 (26.92%) Windows
13 18 (23.08%) Finance
13 18 (23.08%) Ajax
13 18 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (21.79%) MVC
14 17 (21.79%) Web Services
14 17 (21.79%) XSLT
15 15 (19.23%) Content Management
16 14 (17.95%) Web Development
16 14 (17.95%) Configuration Management
16 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (17.95%) HTML5

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 27 (34.62%) IIS
2 12 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (14.10%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
5 6 (7.69%) CMS
5 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.85%) SAS
8 2 (2.56%) Site Server
8 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.28%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.28%) JBoss
9 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) PORTIA
1 3 (3.85%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) SAN
1 9 (11.54%) Intranet
1 9 (11.54%) Internet
2 8 (10.26%) OSPF
2 8 (10.26%) BGP
3 7 (8.97%) EIGRP
3 7 (8.97%) DHCP
3 7 (8.97%) DNS
3 7 (8.97%) NetScaler
3 7 (8.97%) HSRP
4 5 (6.41%) VRRP
4 5 (6.41%) NAS
5 4 (5.13%) MPLS
6 3 (3.85%) WAN
6 3 (3.85%) Network Security
7 2 (2.56%) tcpdump
7 2 (2.56%) IPsec
7 2 (2.56%) Multicast
7 2 (2.56%) SSL
7 2 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 6 (7.69%) TKPROF
7 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (6.41%) OLTP
9 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.28%) MySQL
10 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (32.05%) Subversion
3 22 (28.21%) Visual Studio
4 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
5 10 (12.82%) WiX
5 10 (12.82%) MSBuild
5 10 (12.82%) MSI
6 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (10.26%) NUnit
8 6 (7.69%) Mercurial
9 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.28%) Ant
10 1 (1.28%) Maven
10 1 (1.28%) JIRA
10 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.28%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.28%) Xcode
10 1 (1.28%) PVCS
10 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Marketing
3 5 (6.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Developer
2 12 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Build Manager
5 8 (10.26%) Performance Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
8 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) Senior Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.95%) .NET
2 36 (46.15%) HTML
3 33 (42.31%) XML
4 29 (37.18%) ASP.NET
5 25 (32.05%) CSS
6 24 (30.77%) jQuery
7 18 (23.08%) Ajax
8 17 (21.79%) XSLT
8 17 (21.79%) Web Services
9 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (17.95%) HTML5
10 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (8.97%) CSS3
11 7 (8.97%) Software Packaging
11 7 (8.97%) J2EE
11 7 (8.97%) ADO.NET
12 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Clustering
1 7 (8.97%) Social Media
2 6 (7.69%) User Experience
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) e-Health
4 2 (2.56%) SecurID
4 2 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.41%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) UNIX
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.28%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) MVC
2 15 (19.23%) Content Management
3 14 (17.95%) Web Development
3 14 (17.95%) Configuration Management
4 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.38%) Change Control
5 11 (14.10%) Release Management
6 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.54%) Project Management
8 8 (10.26%) ITIL
8 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.97%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.97%) Stress Testing
9 7 (8.97%) UML
9 7 (8.97%) Benchmarking
9 7 (8.97%) Web Application Development
9 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (7.69%) RUP
10 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.15%) SQL
2 33 (42.31%) C#
3 31 (39.74%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.38%) Java
4 12 (15.38%) VB
5 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.26%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.26%) C
6 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.97%) XPath
8 6 (7.69%) VBA
9 5 (6.41%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.41%) C++
10 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.85%) VB6
12 1 (1.28%) Korn
12 1 (1.28%) R
12 1 (1.28%) XQuery
12 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.69%) MCSE
2 6 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) Degree
4 4 (5.13%) CFA
4 4 (5.13%) CCA
4 4 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.85%) MCSA
5 3 (3.85%) CCNP
5 3 (3.85%) MCITP
6 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.56%) CCIE
6 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.28%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.28%) MCP
7 1 (1.28%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
2 7 (8.97%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.97%) XenApp
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.85%) XenServer
4 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.28%) NFS
6 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.56%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.56%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Oracle
1 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Cisco
2 8 (10.26%) Citrix
3 7 (8.97%) Facebook
3 7 (8.97%) Twitter
4 6 (7.69%) EPiServer
5 4 (5.13%) Juniper
5 4 (5.13%) BI-SAM
5 4 (5.13%) Serena
6 3 (3.85%) Fiserv
6 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.85%) FactSet
6 3 (3.85%) Advent
7 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.56%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.56%) CA
7 2 (2.56%) CommVault
7 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago