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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 412 421 429
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 24 36 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% 0.99% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 39
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
3303 3622 3452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.05% 17.39% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2954 3135 2834
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,800 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 26 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +35 12 £38,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +3 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hampshire -4 3 £45,000 +12.50%
East Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 South East region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 31 (65.96%) SQL
1 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
2 30 (63.83%) C#
3 28 (59.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (53.19%) Subversion
5 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (46.81%) MS Excel
7 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
7 17 (36.17%) QA
8 16 (34.04%) Mathematics
8 16 (34.04%) HTML
8 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
8 16 (34.04%) Finance
9 15 (31.91%) Issue Tracking
10 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
10 14 (29.79%) .NET
11 13 (27.66%) Visual Studio
11 13 (27.66%) CSS
11 13 (27.66%) XML
11 13 (27.66%) Scrum
11 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
12 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
12 12 (25.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (25.53%) SpecFlow
12 12 (25.53%) BDD
12 12 (25.53%) VB
12 12 (25.53%) ISEB
12 12 (25.53%) Client/Server
12 12 (25.53%) SDLC
13 11 (23.40%) Windows

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) GlassFish
2 3 (6.38%) JBoss
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (46.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS Office
3 4 (8.51%) InfoPath
4 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) OSPF
3 4 (8.51%) DHCP
3 4 (8.51%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) ICMP
3 4 (8.51%) SNMP
3 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.51%) VoIP
3 4 (8.51%) Wireless
4 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.13%) FWSM
6 1 (2.13%) HSRP
6 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
6 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.26%) MS Access
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (59.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (53.19%) Subversion
3 13 (27.66%) Visual Studio
4 12 (25.53%) SpecFlow
5 11 (23.40%) TestComplete
6 4 (8.51%) Bugzilla
6 4 (8.51%) CruiseControl
6 4 (8.51%) Hudson
6 4 (8.51%) Selenium
7 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.38%) JUnit
7 3 (6.38%) Maven
7 3 (6.38%) NetBeans
7 3 (6.38%) StarTeam
8 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
8 1 (2.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) .NET Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Test Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Manual Test Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Agile Test Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Network Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Tester
8 4 (8.51%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) HTML
2 14 (29.79%) .NET
3 13 (27.66%) CSS
3 13 (27.66%) XML
4 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
5 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (19.15%) HTML5
5 9 (19.15%) jQuery
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (10.64%) WCF
6 5 (10.64%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) Ajax
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
7 4 (8.51%) LINQ
7 4 (8.51%) MFC
7 4 (8.51%) Silverlight
7 4 (8.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Mathematics
2 12 (25.53%) Client/Server
3 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.38%) Clustering
5 3 (6.38%) EqualLogic
5 3 (6.38%) Replication
5 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Issue Tracking
3 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
4 13 (27.66%) Scrum
4 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
5 12 (25.53%) BDD
5 12 (25.53%) SDLC
6 11 (23.40%) Manual Testing
7 10 (21.28%) MVC
8 8 (17.02%) UML
8 8 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.89%) Time Management
10 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
10 5 (10.64%) OO
11 4 (8.51%) OOD
11 4 (8.51%) OOP
11 4 (8.51%) SOA
11 4 (8.51%) TDD
11 4 (8.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 30 (63.83%) C#
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) VB
5 8 (17.02%) VB.NET
6 7 (14.89%) C++
7 4 (8.51%) Java
7 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.38%) VC++
9 2 (4.26%) C
9 2 (4.26%) VB6
10 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.13%) VBA
10 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) ISEB
1 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
1 12 (25.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CCIP
6 1 (2.13%) CCNA
6 1 (2.13%) CISSP
6 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) GAMP
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) NetScout
3 5 (10.64%) TOWER Software
4 4 (8.51%) DevExpress
4 4 (8.51%) Telerik
5 3 (6.38%) CommVault
5 3 (6.38%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (6.38%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) CA
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) Mitel
7 1 (2.13%) MKS
7 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.13%) Splunk
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