The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 173 160 146
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.77% 0.99% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
653 507 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.12% 16.27% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 418 263 389
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 2 £40,000 -
Dundee - 2 £38,750 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £38,000 - 1
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) Subversion
3 21 (87.50%) C#
4 19 (79.17%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) Visual Studio
5 15 (62.50%) XML
5 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
6 14 (58.33%) JIRA
6 14 (58.33%) QA
6 14 (58.33%) Atlassian
6 14 (58.33%) Performance Testing
6 14 (58.33%) Hudson
6 14 (58.33%) Change Control
6 14 (58.33%) FishEye
6 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
6 14 (58.33%) Windows
6 14 (58.33%) UML
6 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
6 14 (58.33%) C
6 14 (58.33%) C++
6 14 (58.33%) Java
6 14 (58.33%) Client/Server
6 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
6 14 (58.33%) Citrix
6 14 (58.33%) Workflow
6 14 (58.33%) Scrum
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) Subversion
2 15 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 14 (58.33%) JIRA
3 14 (58.33%) Hudson
3 14 (58.33%) FishEye
3 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (25.00%) MSTest
5 6 (25.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Developer
3 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) WCF
3 6 (25.00%) WPF
3 6 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) Performance Testing
2 14 (58.33%) Change Control
2 14 (58.33%) UML
2 14 (58.33%) Workflow
2 14 (58.33%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) C
3 14 (58.33%) C++
3 14 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Atlassian
1 14 (58.33%) Citrix
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
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