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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 122 146 142
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.060% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 1.23% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £54,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,625 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -14.77%
VSS/SourceSafe
Berkshire

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
230 324 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.84% 13.27% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 183 284 203
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £70,000 £62,500
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 6 December 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) MFC
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) STL
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (20.00%) MFC
4 1 (20.00%) STL
4 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle