The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 155 159
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
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 Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
451 507 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.17% 17.37% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 257 326 299
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,100
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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Scotland