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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 154 143 151
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.032% 0.52% 0.097%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 2.88% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
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
451 590 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.62% 18.02% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 325 346 234
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Glasgow +10 1 - - 1
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
1 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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