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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 400 437 416
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 10 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 1.04% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 47
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £48,625 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -14.77%
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
2816 3758 3451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.35% 17.31% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 3298 2892
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Hampshire +7 6 £55,000 - 1
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Berkshire +52 1 £54,000 -
Surrey +12 1 £40,000 +45.45%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 23 (67.65%) C#
1 23 (67.65%) Subversion
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) Issue Tracking
4 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (41.18%) Visual Studio
6 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (35.29%) Software Testing
8 12 (35.29%) QA
8 12 (35.29%) Client/Server
8 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 12 (35.29%) Finance
8 12 (35.29%) Scrum
9 11 (32.35%) ISEB
9 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
9 11 (32.35%) TestComplete
9 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
9 11 (32.35%) BDD
9 11 (32.35%) SpecFlow
9 11 (32.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (32.35%) SDLC
10 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
10 10 (29.41%) Windows
10 10 (29.41%) VB
10 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
11 9 (26.47%) ITIL
11 9 (26.47%) Multithreading
12 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Subversion
2 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (41.18%) Visual Studio
4 11 (32.35%) SpecFlow
4 11 (32.35%) TestComplete
5 8 (23.53%) Bugzilla
5 8 (23.53%) CruiseControl
5 8 (23.53%) Hudson
6 1 (2.94%) Rational Rose
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Manual Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Principal Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Principal Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) WPF
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.76%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.82%) WCF
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) MFC
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.94%) Ajax
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.94%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.94%) STL
6 1 (2.94%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Client/Server
2 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
3 7 (20.59%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Issue Tracking
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) Scrum
3 12 (35.29%) Software Testing
4 11 (32.35%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) SDLC
5 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
6 9 (26.47%) ITIL
6 9 (26.47%) Multithreading
7 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 7 (20.59%) MOF
8 7 (20.59%) Server Virtualisation
8 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Time Management
10 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
11 2 (5.88%) Change Control
11 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) C#
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) VB
4 8 (23.53%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.94%) VB6
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISEB
1 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
1 11 (32.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) CommVault
2 7 (20.59%) Dell Compellent
2 7 (20.59%) EqualLogic
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) TOWER Software
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Avaya
5 1 (2.94%) Mitel
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