The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 51 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.77% 1.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.82% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
VSS/SourceSafe
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Development Applications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 78 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.67% 16.63% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32 63 29
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Luton region.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Luton

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft