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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 168 172
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.090% 0.056%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.57% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £33,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
526 530 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.15% 15.99% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 329 323 406
Median salary £42,500 £42,233 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.63% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA