The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 106 119 123
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.47% 0.38% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.41% 2.54% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £51,250 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.73% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
205 276 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.66% 15.16% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 143 243 164
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Oxford - 6 £52,500 -
Kidlington - 1 £50,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Struts
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) COM
2 6 (85.71%) EJB
2 6 (85.71%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Migration

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Struts
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) COM
2 6 (85.71%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft