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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 612 531 500
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -31
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 22 75 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 1.05% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 63 105
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 £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
7613 7164 7463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.53% 16.09% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6038 6503
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -8 3 £43,000 -21.81%
Southwark - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £80,000 - 1
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 62 (72.94%) .NET
2 58 (68.24%) SQL Server
3 47 (55.29%) XML
4 45 (52.94%) C#
5 38 (44.71%) HTML
6 35 (41.18%) SQL
6 35 (41.18%) Subversion
7 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 33 (38.82%) ASP.NET
9 32 (37.65%) IIS
10 30 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 29 (34.12%) Oracle
12 28 (32.94%) Finance
13 27 (31.76%) CSS
13 27 (31.76%) Windows
14 26 (30.59%) Visual Studio
14 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
14 26 (30.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (30.59%) jQuery
15 25 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (25.88%) Web Services
17 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (23.53%) Ajax
19 19 (22.35%) Release Management
20 18 (21.18%) MVC
20 18 (21.18%) XSLT
20 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (21.18%) HTML5
20 18 (21.18%) Jenkins
21 17 (20.00%) Java

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (37.65%) IIS
2 17 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.24%) CMS
4 4 (4.71%) SAS
4 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.53%) Site Server
6 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.18%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) PORTIA
1 4 (4.71%) Advent Geneva
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) Intranet
1 11 (12.94%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) OSPF
2 5 (5.88%) BGP
3 4 (4.71%) EIGRP
3 4 (4.71%) MPLS
3 4 (4.71%) HSRP
4 3 (3.53%) Network Security
4 3 (3.53%) Extranet
4 3 (3.53%) DNS
5 2 (2.35%) SAN
5 2 (2.35%) VoIP
5 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 2 (2.35%) DHCP
5 2 (2.35%) RIP
5 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.35%) TACACS
5 2 (2.35%) VRRP
5 2 (2.35%) IPsec
5 2 (2.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (68.24%) SQL Server
2 26 (30.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.71%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.53%) TKPROF
9 3 (3.53%) MySQL
10 2 (2.35%) MS Access
10 2 (2.35%) OLTP
10 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (41.18%) Subversion
2 30 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (30.59%) Visual Studio
4 18 (21.18%) Jenkins
5 16 (18.82%) MSI
5 16 (18.82%) WiX
6 15 (17.65%) NUnit
7 14 (16.47%) MSBuild
8 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (3.53%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.53%) JIRA
9 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.18%) Gradle
10 1 (1.18%) Ant
10 1 (1.18%) Maven
10 1 (1.18%) Xcode
10 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
General
1 28 (32.94%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Marketing
4 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) .NET Developer
2 14 (16.47%) Build Manager
3 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Analyst
4 9 (10.59%) Performance Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.35%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.35%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (72.94%) .NET
2 47 (55.29%) XML
3 38 (44.71%) HTML
4 33 (38.82%) ASP.NET
5 27 (31.76%) CSS
6 26 (30.59%) jQuery
7 22 (25.88%) Web Services
8 20 (23.53%) Ajax
9 18 (21.18%) XSLT
9 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (21.18%) HTML5
10 11 (12.94%) CSS3
10 11 (12.94%) Software Packaging
11 9 (10.59%) J2EE
11 9 (10.59%) ADO.NET
12 8 (9.41%) .NET Framework
12 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) User Experience
2 6 (7.06%) Social Media
3 5 (5.88%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.35%) Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) e-Health
6 2 (2.35%) SecurID
7 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) UNIX
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Release Management
2 18 (21.18%) MVC
3 16 (18.82%) Web Development
3 16 (18.82%) Content Management
4 15 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (16.47%) Change Control
6 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.94%) SOA
9 10 (11.76%) Project Management
10 9 (10.59%) ITIL
11 7 (8.24%) Software Testing
11 7 (8.24%) Stress Testing
11 7 (8.24%) Benchmarking
11 7 (8.24%) Software Deployment
11 7 (8.24%) User Experience Design
12 6 (7.06%) Web Application Development
12 6 (7.06%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (7.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) C#
2 35 (41.18%) SQL
3 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.00%) Java
5 14 (16.47%) VB
6 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
7 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
7 8 (9.41%) XPath
8 7 (8.24%) C
9 6 (7.06%) C++
9 6 (7.06%) VBA
10 4 (4.71%) VBScript
10 4 (4.71%) VB6
11 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.18%) R
12 1 (1.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (8.24%) CFA
2 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) MCSE
3 3 (3.53%) CCNP
3 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.35%) CCA
4 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.35%) CCIE
5 1 (1.18%) MCP
5 1 (1.18%) MCSA
5 1 (1.18%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) SLA
1 7 (8.24%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.35%) XenApp
3 1 (1.18%) XenServer
3 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.35%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.35%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Oracle
2 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.24%) Serena
3 7 (8.24%) EPiServer
3 7 (8.24%) BI-SAM
4 6 (7.06%) Facebook
4 6 (7.06%) Twitter
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco
6 4 (4.71%) Advent
6 4 (4.71%) Fiserv
6 4 (4.71%) FactSet
6 4 (4.71%) Juniper
7 3 (3.53%) Citrix
7 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.35%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.35%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.35%) F5
8 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.35%) CA
9 1 (1.18%) Informatica
Beckenham, Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive, DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: Yesterday