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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 380 357 332
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 58 70 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 2.37% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 98
Average salary £45,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.62% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £39,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,250 £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
3441 2951 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.97% 13.94% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2538 2971
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Hampshire -1 30 £45,000 +14.64% 2
Berkshire -30 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Sussex - 6 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 6 £52,250 -
Surrey -6 5 £35,000 -15.66%
Oxfordshire +5 1 £60,000 - 1
Isle of Wight - 1 £35,590 - 1
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 83 (66.94%) C#
2 77 (62.10%) .NET
3 68 (54.84%) Windows
4 65 (52.42%) SQL Server
5 61 (49.19%) ASP.NET
6 58 (46.77%) XML
7 57 (45.97%) JavaScript
8 51 (41.13%) Subversion
9 49 (39.52%) SQL
10 48 (38.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 46 (37.10%) HTML
12 45 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (36.29%) Software Engineering
13 44 (35.48%) Microsoft
13 44 (35.48%) MVC
14 40 (32.26%) Oracle
15 38 (30.65%) C++
16 34 (27.42%) CSS
16 34 (27.42%) jQuery
17 33 (26.61%) VB.NET
18 32 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
19 31 (25.00%) Web Services
19 31 (25.00%) Degree
20 30 (24.19%) OO
21 27 (21.77%) Java
21 27 (21.77%) JSON
22 25 (20.16%) MS Excel
23 23 (18.55%) Git (software)
24 22 (17.74%) SOAP
24 22 (17.74%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (14.52%) IIS
2 17 (13.71%) WebSphere
3 12 (9.68%) Apache
3 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 10 (8.06%) Tomcat
4 10 (8.06%) JBoss
4 10 (8.06%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.06%) GlassFish
5 7 (5.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (5.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (5.65%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.61%) nginx
8 1 (0.81%) DNN
Applications
1 25 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Office
3 4 (3.23%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.81%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.68%) Internet
2 11 (8.87%) LAN
2 11 (8.87%) WAN
3 9 (7.26%) VPN
3 9 (7.26%) BGP
3 9 (7.26%) EIGRP
3 9 (7.26%) Wireshark
3 9 (7.26%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (7.26%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (7.26%) FWSM
3 9 (7.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (5.65%) NAS
4 7 (5.65%) iSCSI
4 7 (5.65%) Firewall
4 7 (5.65%) DNS
4 7 (5.65%) SAN
4 7 (5.65%) Intranet
5 3 (2.42%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (52.42%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.94%) Oracle Database
3 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (11.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (11.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (11.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (10.48%) Relational Database
7 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (8.87%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.23%) QlikView
9 4 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
9 4 (3.23%) Star Schema
9 4 (3.23%) OLAP
9 4 (3.23%) MS Access
9 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.23%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.23%) OLTP
9 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 51 (41.13%) Subversion
2 48 (38.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (18.55%) Git (software)
4 14 (11.29%) CruiseControl
4 14 (11.29%) Bugzilla
4 14 (11.29%) Hudson
5 10 (8.06%) NetBeans
5 10 (8.06%) JUnit
5 10 (8.06%) Eclipse
5 10 (8.06%) Maven
5 10 (8.06%) StarTeam
6 6 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.23%) JIRA
7 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.42%) PVCS
9 2 (1.61%) Xcode
10 1 (0.81%) NUnit
10 1 (0.81%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.81%) MorphX
General
1 5 (4.03%) Marketing
2 4 (3.23%) Russian Language
2 4 (3.23%) Legal
3 3 (2.42%) Electronics
3 3 (2.42%) Finance
4 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (58.87%) Developer
2 37 (29.84%) .NET Developer
3 28 (22.58%) C# Developer
4 27 (21.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (20.97%) Software Engineer
6 25 (20.16%) Software Developer
7 24 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (15.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (13.71%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (12.90%) Senior Developer
11 10 (8.06%) Programmer
11 10 (8.06%) .NET Programmer
11 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET Programmer
11 10 (8.06%) C# Programmer
12 9 (7.26%) Network Engineer
12 9 (7.26%) Senior Software Developer
13 7 (5.65%) Storage Engineer
14 6 (4.84%) Software Programmer
15 5 (4.03%) C# Software Engineer
15 5 (4.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (62.10%) .NET
2 61 (49.19%) ASP.NET
3 58 (46.77%) XML
4 46 (37.10%) HTML
5 34 (27.42%) CSS
5 34 (27.42%) jQuery
6 32 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (25.00%) Web Services
8 27 (21.77%) JSON
9 22 (17.74%) Ajax
9 22 (17.74%) SOAP
10 20 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 18 (14.52%) REST
12 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (13.71%) Spring
13 16 (12.90%) HTML5
14 14 (11.29%) STL
14 14 (11.29%) MFC
15 13 (10.48%) WCF
16 10 (8.06%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (14.52%) Client/Server
3 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
4 14 (11.29%) Algorithms
5 12 (9.68%) RIA
6 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (8.06%) Clustering
8 7 (5.65%) Celerra
9 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.23%) Tandem
9 4 (3.23%) Mathematics
9 4 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.61%) Open Source
11 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.81%) Equities
11 1 (0.81%) Derivative
11 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (54.84%) Windows
2 17 (13.71%) Windows CE
2 17 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (12.90%) Linux
4 5 (4.03%) UNIX
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.42%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (1.61%) Android
6 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) CentOS
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) SUSE
7 1 (0.81%) Debian
7 1 (0.81%) Fedora
7 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (36.29%) Software Engineering
2 44 (35.48%) MVC
3 30 (24.19%) OO
4 19 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (14.52%) Workflow
6 17 (13.71%) UML
6 17 (13.71%) Requirements Management
6 17 (13.71%) Build Automation
7 15 (12.10%) Multithreading
7 15 (12.10%) SOA
7 15 (12.10%) Scrum
8 14 (11.29%) OOP
8 14 (11.29%) V-Model
9 13 (10.48%) ITIL
9 13 (10.48%) Data Management
10 11 (8.87%) TDD
10 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (8.06%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 83 (66.94%) C#
2 57 (45.97%) JavaScript
3 49 (39.52%) SQL
4 38 (30.65%) C++
5 33 (26.61%) VB.NET
6 27 (21.77%) Java
7 21 (16.94%) T-SQL
8 11 (8.87%) VB
9 7 (5.65%) VBScript
10 4 (3.23%) C
10 4 (3.23%) VB6
11 3 (2.42%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.42%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.61%) VC++
12 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.81%) Python
13 1 (0.81%) VBA
13 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.81%) X++
13 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (25.00%) Degree
2 16 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.06%) OCPJP
3 10 (8.06%) OCMJD
4 9 (7.26%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.26%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.26%) CCNP
4 9 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (3.23%) CCNA
6 4 (3.23%) MCAD
7 3 (2.42%) HND
8 2 (1.61%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.29%) GAMP
2 9 (7.26%) SLA
3 3 (2.42%) QA
3 3 (2.42%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (7.26%) Nagios
1 9 (7.26%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (7.26%) Cisco LMS
1 9 (7.26%) Opsview
2 7 (5.65%) ARCserve
2 7 (5.65%) Legato
Vendors
1 44 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 40 (32.26%) Oracle
3 14 (11.29%) IBM
4 10 (8.06%) Sun
4 10 (8.06%) Infragistics
4 10 (8.06%) Telerik
4 10 (8.06%) DevExpress
5 9 (7.26%) VMware
5 9 (7.26%) Cisco
6 7 (5.65%) HP
6 7 (5.65%) EMC
6 7 (5.65%) NetApp
6 7 (5.65%) Veritas
6 7 (5.65%) Brocade
7 5 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.23%) Tableau
9 1 (0.81%) NYFIX
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) Patsystems
9 1 (0.81%) GL TRADE
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