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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 156 - 170
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% - 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £44,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+10.11% +16.33%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

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
496 436 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.64% 14.69% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 282 271 372
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft