The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 592 509 471
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -38
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 44 100 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 1.42% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 85 122
Average salary £59,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £31,200 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8390 7022 7081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.54% 15.86% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7152 5998 6181
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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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 1 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 1 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
(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 -21 18 £59,000 +7.27% 2
Enfield - 1 £50,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 90 (76.92%) .NET
2 86 (73.50%) SQL Server
3 73 (62.39%) XML
4 64 (54.70%) C#
5 57 (48.72%) SQL
6 53 (45.30%) HTML
7 50 (42.74%) Subversion
8 49 (41.88%) JavaScript
8 49 (41.88%) Microsoft
9 48 (41.03%) ASP.NET
10 43 (36.75%) Windows
10 43 (36.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 39 (33.33%) IIS
11 39 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 38 (32.48%) jQuery
12 38 (32.48%) Finance
13 36 (30.77%) CSS
14 34 (29.06%) Oracle
14 34 (29.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 33 (28.21%) MVC
16 30 (25.64%) Visual Studio
16 30 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (24.79%) SQL Server 2008
18 28 (23.93%) HTML5
19 27 (23.08%) XSLT
19 27 (23.08%) Web Services
20 25 (21.37%) Java
20 25 (21.37%) Content Management
20 25 (21.37%) Release Management
21 24 (20.51%) WCF

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 39 (33.33%) IIS
2 19 (16.24%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.55%) CMS
4 10 (8.55%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.27%) Apache
5 5 (4.27%) Site Server
5 5 (4.27%) Drupal
6 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.42%) SAS
7 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.71%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS Office
1 6 (5.13%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.42%) Advent Geneva
2 4 (3.42%) PORTIA
3 1 (0.85%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) GitHub
2 2 (1.71%) SaaS
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) Internet
2 13 (11.11%) Intranet
3 5 (4.27%) BGP
3 5 (4.27%) OSPF
4 4 (3.42%) EIGRP
4 4 (3.42%) MPLS
5 3 (2.56%) Network Security
5 3 (2.56%) HSRP
5 3 (2.56%) Extranet
5 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.71%) Firewall
6 2 (1.71%) IPsec
6 2 (1.71%) RIP
6 2 (1.71%) DNS
6 2 (1.71%) VoIP
6 2 (1.71%) TACACS
6 2 (1.71%) Multicast
6 2 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.71%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (73.50%) SQL Server
2 39 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (29.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (24.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (13.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (5.13%) MySQL
8 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.42%) MS Access
9 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.85%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.85%) DB2
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 50 (42.74%) Subversion
2 43 (36.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (25.64%) Visual Studio
4 23 (19.66%) NUnit
5 19 (16.24%) Jenkins
6 18 (15.38%) WiX
6 18 (15.38%) MSI
7 14 (11.97%) MSBuild
8 9 (7.69%) JIRA
9 4 (3.42%) Xcode
9 4 (3.42%) Ant
9 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.71%) Maven
11 2 (1.71%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.71%) Gradle
11 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (1.71%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 38 (32.48%) Finance
2 14 (11.97%) Banking
3 6 (5.13%) Publishing
4 3 (2.56%) Marketing
5 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (31.62%) Developer
2 16 (13.68%) Analyst
3 15 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 14 (11.97%) Build Manager
5 9 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Applications Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Consultant
8 5 (4.27%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.27%) Deployment Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Software Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Release Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (76.92%) .NET
2 73 (62.39%) XML
3 53 (45.30%) HTML
4 48 (41.03%) ASP.NET
5 38 (32.48%) jQuery
6 36 (30.77%) CSS
7 30 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (23.93%) HTML5
9 27 (23.08%) XSLT
9 27 (23.08%) Web Services
10 24 (20.51%) WCF
11 19 (16.24%) CSS3
12 17 (14.53%) Ajax
13 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework
14 13 (11.11%) J2EE
14 13 (11.11%) ADO.NET
14 13 (11.11%) Silverlight
15 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (9.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.27%) Hedge funds
2 5 (4.27%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.71%) SecurID
4 2 (1.71%) e-Health
4 2 (1.71%) Kindle
4 2 (1.71%) Open Source
5 1 (0.85%) Social Media
5 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.75%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) UNIX
2 9 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (3.42%) Mac OS X
3 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.42%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) MVC
2 25 (21.37%) Content Management
2 25 (21.37%) Release Management
3 22 (18.80%) SOA
4 20 (17.09%) Project Management
5 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
6 18 (15.38%) Web Development
7 15 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (11.97%) OO
8 14 (11.97%) Change Control
9 13 (11.11%) OOD
10 12 (10.26%) Configuration Management
10 12 (10.26%) ITIL
10 12 (10.26%) Software Deployment
10 12 (10.26%) Multithreading
11 11 (9.40%) CRM
12 10 (8.55%) User Experience Design
13 9 (7.69%) Scrum
13 9 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (54.70%) C#
2 57 (48.72%) SQL
3 49 (41.88%) JavaScript
4 25 (21.37%) Java
5 14 (11.97%) XPath
6 13 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 12 (10.26%) VB
8 10 (8.55%) C++
8 10 (8.55%) C
9 9 (7.69%) XQuery
10 7 (5.98%) VBScript
11 6 (5.13%) VB.NET
11 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.27%) PHP
12 5 (4.27%) VBA
13 2 (1.71%) VB6
13 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.98%) CFA
3 6 (5.13%) MCSE
4 3 (2.56%) CCNP
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.71%) CCIE
5 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.71%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.85%) MCP
6 1 (0.85%) MCSA
6 1 (0.85%) PhD
6 1 (0.85%) MCITP
6 1 (0.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) QA
2 7 (5.98%) SLA
2 7 (5.98%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) HL7
3 1 (0.85%) DICOM
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) XenApp
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.85%) NFS
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.71%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.71%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 49 (41.88%) Microsoft
2 34 (29.06%) Oracle
3 10 (8.55%) EPiServer
4 8 (6.84%) Serena
4 8 (6.84%) BI-SAM
5 5 (4.27%) Cisco
5 5 (4.27%) Adobe
6 4 (3.42%) Advent
6 4 (3.42%) Juniper
6 4 (3.42%) JBoss
6 4 (3.42%) FactSet
6 4 (3.42%) Fiserv
6 4 (3.42%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.56%) Siebel
8 2 (1.71%) Citrix
8 2 (1.71%) CA
8 2 (1.71%) Sun
8 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.71%) F5
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum
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