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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 421 342 356
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +14
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 30 96 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 3.33% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 71 73
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3465 2882 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.26% 13.01% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2477 2979
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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
Berkshire +9 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hampshire -19 9 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Surrey -40 4 £45,000 -18.18%
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire -6 1 £34,500 +1.47%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 78 (66.10%) Microsoft
2 71 (60.17%) .NET
3 64 (54.24%) C#
3 64 (54.24%) Windows
4 62 (52.54%) Degree
5 61 (51.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 61 (51.69%) SQL Server
6 46 (38.98%) VB.NET
7 44 (37.29%) ASP.NET
8 40 (33.90%) MVC
9 39 (33.05%) JavaScript
10 38 (32.20%) HTML
11 37 (31.36%) XML
12 36 (30.51%) Subversion
13 35 (29.66%) Software Engineering
14 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (24.58%) MS Excel
15 29 (24.58%) SQL
16 28 (23.73%) Linux
16 28 (23.73%) VMware
16 28 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (22.88%) Computer Science
18 26 (22.03%) .NET Framework
18 26 (22.03%) CSS
19 25 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
20 23 (19.49%) C++
20 23 (19.49%) Web Services
21 22 (18.64%) SQL Server 2005
22 21 (17.80%) Veritas
23 20 (16.95%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (6.78%) IIS
2 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (24.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) assyst
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.95%) Firewall
2 12 (10.17%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.47%) SSL
3 10 (8.47%) FTP
4 6 (5.08%) SAN
5 5 (4.24%) NAS
6 3 (2.54%) Internet
7 2 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (51.69%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.54%) DTS
6 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) MS Access
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (51.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (30.51%) Subversion
3 17 (14.41%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.63%) ClearCase
4 9 (7.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (7.63%) SilkTest
4 9 (7.63%) JIRA
4 9 (7.63%) TestComplete
5 4 (3.39%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.39%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.39%) NUnit
6 2 (1.69%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.69%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.69%) Hudson
7 1 (0.85%) MorphX
General
1 12 (10.17%) Retail
2 10 (8.47%) Finance
3 9 (7.63%) Back Office
4 8 (6.78%) Front Office
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (55.93%) Developer
2 41 (34.75%) .NET Developer
3 38 (32.20%) Software Developer
4 24 (20.34%) C# Developer
5 22 (18.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (18.64%) .NET Software Developer
6 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (12.71%) VB.NET Developer
7 15 (12.71%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (11.86%) Applications Developer
8 14 (11.86%) Software Engineer
9 13 (11.02%) SQL Developer
9 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Developer
9 13 (11.02%) .NET Applications Developer
10 10 (8.47%) Analyst
10 10 (8.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 9 (7.63%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (6.78%) Senior QA Analyst
12 8 (6.78%) QA Analyst
12 8 (6.78%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (60.17%) .NET
2 44 (37.29%) ASP.NET
3 38 (32.20%) HTML
4 37 (31.36%) XML
5 26 (22.03%) CSS
5 26 (22.03%) .NET Framework
6 25 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (19.49%) Web Services
8 20 (16.95%) jQuery
9 18 (15.25%) WinForms
10 14 (11.86%) WPF
11 12 (10.17%) Ajax
12 11 (9.32%) ADO.NET
13 9 (7.63%) ODBC
14 8 (6.78%) WCF
15 6 (5.08%) JSON
15 6 (5.08%) XSL
16 5 (4.24%) COM
16 5 (4.24%) HTML5
16 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.88%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.10%) Replication
3 15 (12.71%) Celerra
4 10 (8.47%) Cryptography
4 10 (8.47%) EMV
5 9 (7.63%) Mathematics
6 8 (6.78%) EFT
7 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (4.24%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (3.39%) EPoS
10 3 (2.54%) GIS
10 3 (2.54%) RIA
11 2 (1.69%) Tandem
11 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 64 (54.24%) Windows
2 28 (23.73%) Linux
3 10 (8.47%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (1.69%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.90%) MVC
2 35 (29.66%) Software Engineering
3 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (15.25%) Time Management
5 17 (14.41%) Workflow
6 15 (12.71%) OO
6 15 (12.71%) OOD
6 15 (12.71%) Information Management
7 12 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.63%) Test Management
8 9 (7.63%) Test Scripting
8 9 (7.63%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (7.63%) Scrum
8 9 (7.63%) Test Automation
8 9 (7.63%) Waterfall
8 9 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.78%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.93%) SOA
10 7 (5.93%) BDD
11 6 (5.08%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (54.24%) C#
2 46 (38.98%) VB.NET
3 39 (33.05%) JavaScript
4 29 (24.58%) SQL
5 23 (19.49%) C++
6 16 (13.56%) Java
7 13 (11.02%) C
8 7 (5.93%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.93%) Embedded C++
9 6 (5.08%) VB6
9 6 (5.08%) VB
10 3 (2.54%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.85%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.85%) X++
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 62 (52.54%) Degree
2 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.63%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.63%) ISEB
4 6 (5.08%) MCP
5 1 (0.85%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) GAMP
2 4 (3.39%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.69%) HL7
3 2 (1.69%) DICOM
System Software
1 28 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (16.95%) Hyper-V
3 18 (15.25%) Xen
4 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (15.25%) Legato
1 18 (15.25%) ARCserve
2 9 (7.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 78 (66.10%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.73%) VMware
3 21 (17.80%) Veritas
4 19 (16.10%) NetApp
4 19 (16.10%) EMC
5 8 (6.78%) SunGard
5 8 (6.78%) VeriFone
6 6 (5.08%) Telerik
6 6 (5.08%) DevExpress
6 6 (5.08%) Infragistics
7 4 (3.39%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.39%) Oracle
8 2 (1.69%) Citrix
9 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
Farnborough, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000.00 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago