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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 420 355 371
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +16
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 28 91 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 3.16% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 68 68
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 £35,000
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
3427 2881 3333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.33% 12.99% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2913 2485 2962
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,484
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
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 22 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 22 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 +17 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Hampshire -32 6 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Surrey -27 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Oxfordshire 0 2 £34,500 +1.47%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 - 1
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 81 (69.83%) Microsoft
2 69 (59.48%) .NET
3 64 (55.17%) Degree
4 62 (53.45%) Windows
5 60 (51.72%) C#
5 60 (51.72%) SQL Server
6 58 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 44 (37.93%) VB.NET
8 41 (35.34%) JavaScript
8 41 (35.34%) ASP.NET
9 40 (34.48%) HTML
10 37 (31.90%) XML
11 36 (31.03%) MVC
11 36 (31.03%) Subversion
12 33 (28.45%) Software Engineering
13 30 (25.86%) Linux
13 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
14 29 (25.00%) VMware
14 29 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (24.14%) CSS
15 28 (24.14%) SQL
16 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
17 26 (22.41%) .NET Framework
18 23 (19.83%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (19.83%) C++
19 22 (18.97%) Veritas
20 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC
20 21 (18.10%) Hyper-V
20 21 (18.10%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 9 (7.76%) IIS
2 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) assyst
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.10%) Firewall
2 12 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.62%) SSL
3 10 (8.62%) FTP
4 6 (5.17%) SAN
5 5 (4.31%) NAS
6 3 (2.59%) Internet
7 2 (1.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (12.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (11.21%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.59%) DTS
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.86%) MySQL
8 1 (0.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 58 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (31.03%) Subversion
3 18 (15.52%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.76%) TestComplete
4 9 (7.76%) SilkTest
4 9 (7.76%) JIRA
4 9 (7.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (7.76%) ClearCase
5 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.45%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (0.86%) MorphX
6 1 (0.86%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.86%) Hudson
6 1 (0.86%) Xcode
6 1 (0.86%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.86%) Ant
6 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (10.34%) Retail
2 10 (8.62%) Finance
3 9 (7.76%) Back Office
4 8 (6.90%) Front Office
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (55.17%) Developer
2 39 (33.62%) Software Developer
3 37 (31.90%) .NET Developer
4 23 (19.83%) C# Developer
5 22 (18.97%) .NET Software Developer
6 20 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (15.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (12.93%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (12.93%) VB.NET Developer
9 14 (12.07%) Applications Developer
10 13 (11.21%) .NET Applications Developer
10 13 (11.21%) Software Engineer
10 13 (11.21%) SQL Developer
10 13 (11.21%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (8.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 10 (8.62%) Analyst
12 9 (7.76%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (6.90%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (59.48%) .NET
2 41 (35.34%) ASP.NET
3 40 (34.48%) HTML
4 37 (31.90%) XML
5 28 (24.14%) CSS
6 26 (22.41%) .NET Framework
7 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (17.24%) jQuery
9 19 (16.38%) Web Services
10 17 (14.66%) WinForms
11 13 (11.21%) WPF
12 12 (10.34%) Ajax
13 11 (9.48%) ADO.NET
14 9 (7.76%) ODBC
15 6 (5.17%) XSL
15 6 (5.17%) HTML5
15 6 (5.17%) JSON
16 5 (4.31%) COM
17 4 (3.45%) MSMQ
17 4 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
2 20 (17.24%) Replication
3 16 (13.79%) Celerra
4 10 (8.62%) EMV
4 10 (8.62%) Cryptography
5 9 (7.76%) Mathematics
6 8 (6.90%) EFT
7 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (4.31%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (3.45%) EPoS
10 3 (2.59%) RIA
10 3 (2.59%) GIS
11 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.72%) Tandem
12 1 (0.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 62 (53.45%) Windows
2 30 (25.86%) Linux
3 10 (8.62%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.59%) Android
5 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.86%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.86%) UNIX
7 1 (0.86%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.03%) MVC
2 33 (28.45%) Software Engineering
3 29 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (16.38%) Time Management
5 16 (13.79%) Workflow
5 16 (13.79%) Information Management
6 15 (12.93%) OOD
7 12 (10.34%) OO
8 10 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.76%) Test Management
9 9 (7.76%) Test Scripting
9 9 (7.76%) Test Automation
9 9 (7.76%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (7.76%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (6.90%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.17%) Scrum
11 6 (5.17%) Document Management
12 5 (4.31%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (4.31%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 60 (51.72%) C#
2 44 (37.93%) VB.NET
3 41 (35.34%) JavaScript
4 28 (24.14%) SQL
5 23 (19.83%) C++
6 17 (14.66%) Java
7 14 (12.07%) C
8 7 (6.03%) Embedded C++
9 6 (5.17%) VB
9 6 (5.17%) VB6
10 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.59%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.86%) X++
11 1 (0.86%) Perl
11 1 (0.86%) COBOL
11 1 (0.86%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 64 (55.17%) Degree
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.76%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.76%) ISEB
4 6 (5.17%) MCP
5 1 (0.86%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) QA
2 4 (3.45%) GAMP
2 4 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.72%) HL7
3 2 (1.72%) DICOM
System Software
1 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (18.10%) Hyper-V
3 19 (16.38%) Xen
4 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (16.38%) Legato
1 19 (16.38%) ARCserve
2 9 (7.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 81 (69.83%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.00%) VMware
3 22 (18.97%) Veritas
4 20 (17.24%) NetApp
4 20 (17.24%) EMC
5 8 (6.90%) SunGard
5 8 (6.90%) VeriFone
6 6 (5.17%) Infragistics
6 6 (5.17%) DevExpress
6 6 (5.17%) Telerik
7 5 (4.31%) Oracle
8 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.72%) Citrix
10 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.86%) JBoss
Farnborough, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago