The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 360 383 329
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -54
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 91 55 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.54% 1.82% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 83 49 103
Average salary £43,750 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.70% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3580 3017 3617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.89% 13.44% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3020 2581 3251
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 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
Berkshire +16 31 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Surrey -5 19 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 13 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 12 £34,500 - 1
Hampshire -12 9 £35,000 -10.25%
Middlesex +8 4 £50,000 +25.00%
West Sussex - 3 £40,000 - 2
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 96 (65.31%) Windows
2 89 (60.54%) Microsoft
3 87 (59.18%) Degree
4 74 (50.34%) .NET
5 63 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 60 (40.82%) C#
7 57 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 54 (36.73%) Time Management
8 54 (36.73%) Linux
9 53 (36.05%) Firewall
10 51 (34.69%) Veritas
11 47 (31.97%) Legato
11 47 (31.97%) ARCserve
12 45 (30.61%) NetApp
13 43 (29.25%) VB.NET
14 41 (27.89%) ASP.NET
15 40 (27.21%) JavaScript
15 40 (27.21%) EMC
16 38 (25.85%) HTML
17 35 (23.81%) MVC
18 34 (23.13%) SQL
19 33 (22.45%) CSS
20 32 (21.77%) SAN
20 32 (21.77%) Information Management
21 31 (21.09%) Subversion
21 31 (21.09%) XML
21 31 (21.09%) Oracle
22 30 (20.41%) Software Engineering
23 28 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
23 28 (19.05%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.08%) IIS
3 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.36%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (13.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Oracle BRM
2 4 (2.72%) assyst
2 4 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.05%) Firewall
2 32 (21.77%) SAN
3 22 (14.97%) iSCSI
4 16 (10.88%) NAS
5 13 (8.84%) DHCP
6 11 (7.48%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.12%) FTP
7 9 (6.12%) SSL
8 8 (5.44%) DNS
9 4 (2.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.08%) MySQL
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.36%) DTS
9 1 (0.68%) MS Access
9 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (21.09%) Subversion
3 26 (17.69%) Visual Studio
4 10 (6.80%) JIRA
5 6 (4.08%) TestComplete
5 6 (4.08%) SilkTest
5 6 (4.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (4.08%) ClearCase
6 5 (3.40%) NUnit
7 4 (2.72%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.72%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.72%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.72%) MorphX
8 3 (2.04%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.36%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.68%) Ant
10 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 12 (8.16%) Retail
2 7 (4.76%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Back Office
3 6 (4.08%) Front Office
4 2 (1.36%) Marketing
4 2 (1.36%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 66 (44.90%) Developer
2 39 (26.53%) Software Developer
3 35 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 25 (17.01%) C# Developer
5 22 (14.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
7 17 (11.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (10.20%) Customer Engineer
9 12 (8.16%) Software Engineer
9 12 (8.16%) Applications Developer
10 11 (7.48%) SQL Developer
10 11 (7.48%) SQL Server Developer
10 11 (7.48%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.48%) .NET Applications Developer
10 11 (7.48%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (7.48%) VB.NET Developer
11 10 (6.80%) Server Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 8 (5.44%) Analyst
13 8 (5.44%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (50.34%) .NET
2 41 (27.89%) ASP.NET
3 38 (25.85%) HTML
4 33 (22.45%) CSS
5 31 (21.09%) XML
6 26 (17.69%) .NET Framework
7 24 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (12.93%) WinForms
9 16 (10.88%) jQuery
10 15 (10.20%) WPF
10 15 (10.20%) Web Services
11 12 (8.16%) Ajax
12 11 (7.48%) ADO.NET
13 8 (5.44%) XSLT
14 6 (4.08%) WCF
14 6 (4.08%) ODBC
15 5 (3.40%) HTML5
16 4 (2.72%) Managed Extensibility Framework
16 4 (2.72%) Unity DI Container
16 4 (2.72%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.24%) Replication
3 12 (8.16%) Celerra
4 9 (6.12%) Cryptography
4 9 (6.12%) EMV
5 7 (4.76%) EFT
5 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (4.08%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.72%) EPoS
8 3 (2.04%) RIA
9 2 (1.36%) Tandem
9 2 (1.36%) GIS
10 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.68%) IVR
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.68%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 96 (65.31%) Windows
2 54 (36.73%) Linux
3 9 (6.12%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.04%) UNIX
6 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.68%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.73%) Time Management
2 35 (23.81%) MVC
3 32 (21.77%) Information Management
4 30 (20.41%) Software Engineering
5 28 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.48%) Workflow
6 11 (7.48%) OOD
7 10 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (5.44%) OO
9 7 (4.76%) Data Management
10 6 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.08%) MVVM
10 6 (4.08%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.08%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (4.08%) Test Automation
10 6 (4.08%) V-Model
10 6 (4.08%) Test Management
10 6 (4.08%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.08%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (4.08%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (40.82%) C#
2 43 (29.25%) VB.NET
3 40 (27.21%) JavaScript
4 34 (23.13%) SQL
5 22 (14.97%) C++
6 21 (14.29%) Java
7 14 (9.52%) C
8 10 (6.80%) VB
9 7 (4.76%) Embedded C++
10 5 (3.40%) VB6
11 4 (2.72%) X++
11 4 (2.72%) VBScript
12 3 (2.04%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.04%) PHP
12 3 (2.04%) Lua
13 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.68%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 87 (59.18%) Degree
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.08%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.08%) ISEB
3 6 (4.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.48%) QA
2 6 (4.08%) GAMP
2 6 (4.08%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.36%) HL7
3 2 (1.36%) DICOM
System Software
1 26 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (13.61%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.24%) Xen
4 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (31.97%) Legato
1 47 (31.97%) ARCserve
2 6 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (60.54%) Microsoft
2 51 (34.69%) Veritas
3 45 (30.61%) NetApp
4 40 (27.21%) EMC
5 31 (21.09%) Oracle
6 26 (17.69%) VMware
7 22 (14.97%) HP
7 22 (14.97%) IBM
8 7 (4.76%) Lotus
8 7 (4.76%) VeriFone
9 6 (4.08%) SunGard
10 4 (2.72%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.36%) MKS
12 1 (0.68%) JBoss
12 1 (0.68%) Telerik
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