The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 378 356 343
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 69 62 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.31% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.01% 2.14% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 67 60 90
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £41,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3429 2901 3136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 14.35% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2947 2435 2828
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in the South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Hampshire +23 39 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Berkshire -34 11 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Sussex - 6 £47,500 -
Isle of Wight - 5 £35,590 -
Surrey -19 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £33,750 -10.00%
West Sussex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire 0 1 £60,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 85 (61.59%) C#
2 74 (53.62%) .NET
3 72 (52.17%) Windows
4 62 (44.93%) SQL Server
5 58 (42.03%) ASP.NET
5 58 (42.03%) XML
6 57 (41.30%) JavaScript
7 52 (37.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (34.78%) Subversion
9 47 (34.06%) Software Engineering
10 46 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (31.16%) SQL
11 43 (31.16%) Oracle
12 41 (29.71%) C++
13 39 (28.26%) MVC
14 38 (27.54%) HTML
15 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
16 34 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (23.19%) CSS
18 31 (22.46%) VB.NET
19 30 (21.74%) jQuery
20 28 (20.29%) Web Services
21 27 (19.57%) Java
22 26 (18.84%) SOAP
22 26 (18.84%) JSON
23 24 (17.39%) OO
23 24 (17.39%) Git (software)
24 23 (16.67%) REST
24 23 (16.67%) Degree
25 22 (15.94%) Security Cleared

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (12.32%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.42%) Apache
3 12 (8.70%) IIS
4 11 (7.97%) SharePoint
5 10 (7.25%) GlassFish
5 10 (7.25%) Tomcat
5 10 (7.25%) JBoss
5 10 (7.25%) WebLogic
6 7 (5.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (5.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (5.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.17%) nginx
9 1 (0.72%) DNN
Applications
1 19 (13.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.35%) MS Office
3 5 (3.62%) AutoCAD
4 4 (2.90%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle BRM
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) WAN
2 19 (13.77%) VPN
2 19 (13.77%) Cisco IOS
3 17 (12.32%) LAN
4 15 (10.87%) BGP
4 15 (10.87%) EIGRP
4 15 (10.87%) Wireshark
4 15 (10.87%) FWSM
4 15 (10.87%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (9.42%) Firewall
6 10 (7.25%) Internet
7 9 (6.52%) SAN
7 9 (6.52%) DNS
7 9 (6.52%) NAS
7 9 (6.52%) iSCSI
8 7 (5.07%) Intranet
9 4 (2.90%) Multicast
9 4 (2.90%) VRRP
9 4 (2.90%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (44.93%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (13.77%) Oracle Database
4 14 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (10.14%) Relational Database
5 13 (9.42%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (7.97%) RDBMS
8 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.90%) SSDT
9 4 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.90%) PerformancePoint
9 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (2.90%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (2.90%) QlikView
9 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.90%) OLTP
9 4 (2.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 52 (37.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (34.78%) Subversion
3 24 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 16 (11.59%) Hudson
4 16 (11.59%) Bugzilla
4 16 (11.59%) CruiseControl
5 10 (7.25%) NetBeans
5 10 (7.25%) Maven
5 10 (7.25%) StarTeam
5 10 (7.25%) Eclipse
5 10 (7.25%) JUnit
6 6 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (2.90%) JIRA
8 3 (2.17%) PVCS
8 3 (2.17%) Xcode
9 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.72%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.72%) NUnit
10 1 (0.72%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (3.62%) Marketing
1 5 (3.62%) Finance
2 4 (2.90%) Legal
2 4 (2.90%) Russian Language
3 3 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (50.72%) Developer
2 35 (25.36%) .NET Developer
3 30 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 29 (21.01%) Software Engineer
5 28 (20.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (18.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (15.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (15.22%) Software Developer
8 19 (13.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 17 (12.32%) Network Engineer
9 17 (12.32%) Senior Developer
10 13 (9.42%) .NET Programmer
10 13 (9.42%) Programmer
10 13 (9.42%) C# Programmer
10 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET Programmer
11 10 (7.25%) Senior Software Developer
12 9 (6.52%) Storage Engineer
13 8 (5.80%) Analyst
14 7 (5.07%) Web Developer
14 7 (5.07%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (53.62%) .NET
2 58 (42.03%) ASP.NET
2 58 (42.03%) XML
3 38 (27.54%) HTML
4 34 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (23.19%) CSS
6 30 (21.74%) jQuery
7 28 (20.29%) Web Services
8 26 (18.84%) SOAP
8 26 (18.84%) JSON
9 23 (16.67%) REST
10 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 17 (12.32%) .NET Framework
11 17 (12.32%) Spring
12 16 (11.59%) Ajax
12 16 (11.59%) MFC
12 16 (11.59%) STL
13 14 (10.14%) HTML5
14 13 (9.42%) WCF
14 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) Client/Server
2 19 (13.77%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
4 16 (11.59%) Algorithms
5 10 (7.25%) Clustering
5 10 (7.25%) RIA
6 9 (6.52%) Celerra
6 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.90%) Tandem
7 4 (2.90%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.17%) Derivative
8 3 (2.17%) Equities
8 3 (2.17%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 72 (52.17%) Windows
2 19 (13.77%) Windows CE
3 18 (13.04%) Linux
4 17 (12.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.80%) UNIX
6 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.17%) Solaris
7 3 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.17%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (2.17%) Fedora
7 3 (2.17%) SUSE
7 3 (2.17%) Debian
7 3 (2.17%) CentOS
7 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.06%) Software Engineering
2 46 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (28.26%) MVC
4 24 (17.39%) OO
5 21 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (14.49%) UML
7 19 (13.77%) ITIL
8 17 (12.32%) Requirements Management
8 17 (12.32%) Build Automation
8 17 (12.32%) Multithreading
9 16 (11.59%) Scrum
10 15 (10.87%) SOA
10 15 (10.87%) Data Management
10 15 (10.87%) TDD
10 15 (10.87%) Service Management
10 15 (10.87%) Incident Management
10 15 (10.87%) ITIL V3
10 15 (10.87%) Capacity Management
10 15 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (10.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 85 (61.59%) C#
2 57 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 43 (31.16%) SQL
4 41 (29.71%) C++
5 31 (22.46%) VB.NET
6 27 (19.57%) Java
7 21 (15.22%) T-SQL
8 12 (8.70%) VB
9 7 (5.07%) VBScript
10 5 (3.62%) VBA
11 4 (2.90%) VB6
12 3 (2.17%) Python
12 3 (2.17%) C
12 3 (2.17%) Perl
12 3 (2.17%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.17%) Embedded C++
12 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.17%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) Degree
2 22 (15.94%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.87%) CCNP
3 15 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.87%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.25%) OCPJP
4 10 (7.25%) OCMJD
4 10 (7.25%) CCNA
5 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.90%) MCAD
6 3 (2.17%) HND
7 2 (1.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.87%) SLA
2 12 (8.70%) GAMP
3 7 (5.07%) QA
4 3 (2.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (10.87%) Nagios
1 15 (10.87%) Cisco Prime
1 15 (10.87%) Cisco LMS
1 15 (10.87%) Opsview
2 9 (6.52%) ARCserve
2 9 (6.52%) Legato
Vendors
1 43 (31.16%) Oracle
2 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.77%) Cisco
4 16 (11.59%) IBM
5 15 (10.87%) VMware
6 10 (7.25%) Sun
7 9 (6.52%) NetApp
7 9 (6.52%) Veritas
7 9 (6.52%) HP
7 9 (6.52%) EMC
7 9 (6.52%) Brocade
8 5 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.90%) Tableau
9 4 (2.90%) DevExpress
9 4 (2.90%) Infragistics
9 4 (2.90%) Telerik
9 4 (2.90%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.17%) NYFIX
10 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.17%) Patsystems
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hungerford
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 15 days ago
West Berkshire, M4 Corridor, Hungerford
CDK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago