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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 408 409 394
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 25 51 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 1.50% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 61
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £44,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.11% +15.58%
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
3203 3411 3505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.42% 16.59% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2893 2859 2990
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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
West Sussex -4 9 £41,500 -
Surrey +6 8 £59,250 +39.41% 1
Berkshire +8 6 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Hampshire -19 3 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 32 (54.24%) SQL Server
2 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 28 (47.46%) HTML
5 26 (44.07%) SQL
6 25 (42.37%) C#
7 23 (38.98%) Windows
8 20 (33.90%) XML
9 19 (32.20%) CSS
10 18 (30.51%) .NET
10 18 (30.51%) Subversion
11 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
12 16 (27.12%) Oracle
12 16 (27.12%) QA
13 15 (25.42%) Mathematics
13 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
13 15 (25.42%) Linux
13 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
13 15 (25.42%) Finance
14 13 (22.03%) Scrum
14 13 (22.03%) UML
14 13 (22.03%) C++
15 12 (20.34%) Visual Studio
16 11 (18.64%) TOWER Software
16 11 (18.64%) MVC
16 11 (18.64%) MKS
16 11 (18.64%) ISEB
16 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
16 11 (18.64%) Software Testing

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 10 (16.95%) Apache
2 9 (15.25%) GlassFish
2 9 (15.25%) JBoss
2 9 (15.25%) Tomcat
2 9 (15.25%) WebLogic
2 9 (15.25%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) InfoPath
3 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) DHCP
2 5 (8.47%) DNS
2 5 (8.47%) OSPF
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (6.78%) ICMP
3 4 (6.78%) SNMP
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.78%) VoIP
3 4 (6.78%) Wireless
4 3 (5.08%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) BGP
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (3.39%) HSRP
6 1 (1.69%) DMVPN
6 1 (1.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.69%) GLBP
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) MPLS
6 1 (1.69%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (54.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (5.08%) MS Access
7 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (30.51%) Subversion
3 12 (20.34%) Visual Studio
4 11 (18.64%) SpecFlow
5 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
6 9 (15.25%) Eclipse
6 9 (15.25%) JUnit
6 9 (15.25%) Maven
6 9 (15.25%) NetBeans
6 9 (15.25%) StarTeam
7 5 (8.47%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.69%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.69%) Hudson
8 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Agile Test Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Manual Test Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Software Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Test Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Network Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Server Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Server Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (47.46%) HTML
2 20 (33.90%) XML
3 19 (32.20%) CSS
4 18 (30.51%) .NET
5 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
6 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (16.95%) HTML5
7 10 (16.95%) jQuery
7 10 (16.95%) JSON
7 10 (16.95%) RESTful
7 10 (16.95%) SOAP
8 9 (15.25%) Ajax
8 9 (15.25%) Dojo
8 9 (15.25%) GeoTools
8 9 (15.25%) JDBC
8 9 (15.25%) JMS
8 9 (15.25%) JPA
8 9 (15.25%) OpenLayers
8 9 (15.25%) Servlets
8 9 (15.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Mathematics
2 9 (15.25%) Clustering
3 8 (13.56%) Visualisation
4 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.08%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Unix
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Scrum
2 13 (22.03%) UML
3 11 (18.64%) BDD
3 11 (18.64%) Manual Testing
3 11 (18.64%) MVC
3 11 (18.64%) SDLC
3 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.64%) Software Testing
3 11 (18.64%) Time Management
3 11 (18.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (16.95%) Load Balancing
5 9 (15.25%) AOP
6 6 (10.17%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.47%) OO
7 5 (8.47%) OOD
7 5 (8.47%) Regression Testing
7 5 (8.47%) V-Model
7 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
2 26 (44.07%) SQL
3 25 (42.37%) C#
4 13 (22.03%) C++
5 10 (16.95%) Java
6 8 (13.56%) VB
7 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
8 5 (8.47%) VC++
9 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
9 4 (6.78%) VBScript
10 3 (5.08%) C
10 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.39%) VB6
12 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) ISEB
1 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
1 11 (18.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 3 (5.08%) CCNP
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCIE
5 1 (1.69%) CCIP
5 1 (1.69%) CCNA
5 1 (1.69%) CISSP
5 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) QA
2 5 (8.47%) GAMP
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.69%) Nagios
1 1 (1.69%) Nessus
1 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) MKS
3 11 (18.64%) TOWER Software
4 6 (10.17%) CommVault
4 6 (10.17%) Symantec
4 6 (10.17%) VMware
5 5 (8.47%) NetScout
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco
7 3 (5.08%) DevExpress
7 3 (5.08%) Telerik
8 2 (3.39%) CA
8 2 (3.39%) Juniper
9 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.69%) Dell
9 1 (1.69%) HP
9 1 (1.69%) IBM
9 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.69%) Splunk
9 1 (1.69%) Veeam
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Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified ,salary dependent upon experience
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