The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.82% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
VSS/SourceSafe
Oxfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
103 123 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.99% 12.37% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71 114 73
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 Oxford

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Oxford

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) COM
1 6 (100.00%) EJB
1 6 (100.00%) Struts
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Intranet
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) Migration

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) COM
1 6 (100.00%) EJB
1 6 (100.00%) Struts
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft