The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 74 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.15% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.47% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
213 141 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.97% 23.42% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 183 106 130
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £29,498
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Somerset

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft