The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 92 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 13 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.81% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
VSS/SourceSafe
Buckinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
270 181 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.82% 15.74% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 246 170 169
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (81.25%) jQuery
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) MVC
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) TDD
3 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (75.00%) ReSharper
3 12 (75.00%) Back Office
3 12 (75.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (18.75%) WPF
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) OOD
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (6.25%) XHTML

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 16 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (75.00%) ReSharper
General
1 12 (75.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) jQuery
3 12 (75.00%) Entity Framework
3 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) WPF
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree