The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 54 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.82% 0.17% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.71% 1.75% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
VSS/SourceSafe
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Development Applications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 57 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 17.00% 9.53% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 51 61
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Slough

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Slough

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) XSL
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) OOD
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow
1 9 (100.00%) Telerik
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Document Management
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) XSL
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) OOD
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow
1 9 (100.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 9 (100.00%) Telerik
1 9 (100.00%) DevExpress