The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 135 139
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.13% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Median salary - £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+32.53% -5.68%

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
238 282 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.51% 12.88% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 189 240 218
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Reading

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (25.00%) Hudson
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
3 1 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft