The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 117 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.063% 0.51% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 4.21% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
285 214 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.05% 12.14% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 263 183 136
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) QA

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Applications Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) VB.NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Developer
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Applications Developer
2 9 (69.23%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft