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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 423 415 393
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 25 57 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 1.55% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 78
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
3347 3672 3584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.34% 16.96% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3031 3083 3050
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 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 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 2 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 +1 11 £41,500 +18.57%
Surrey -4 9 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Berkshire +16 5 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Hampshire -26 1 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 30 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
4 26 (47.27%) SQL
5 25 (45.45%) HTML
6 22 (40.00%) Windows
7 21 (38.18%) XML
7 21 (38.18%) C#
8 18 (32.73%) Subversion
9 16 (29.09%) CSS
9 16 (29.09%) Finance
10 15 (27.27%) Oracle
10 15 (27.27%) .NET
11 14 (25.45%) C++
11 14 (25.45%) Visual Studio
11 14 (25.45%) Scrum
11 14 (25.45%) QA
12 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
12 13 (23.64%) Time Management
12 13 (23.64%) Linux
12 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
13 12 (21.82%) Java
13 12 (21.82%) TOWER Software
13 12 (21.82%) MKS
13 12 (21.82%) ISEB
13 12 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (21.82%) JSON
13 12 (21.82%) ISTQB
13 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering

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 11 (20.00%) Apache
2 10 (18.18%) JBoss
2 10 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 9 (16.36%) GlassFish
3 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.64%) nginx
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) DHCP
1 4 (7.27%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) VPN
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.64%) ICMP
3 2 (3.64%) OSPF
3 2 (3.64%) SNMP
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) VoIP
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
3 2 (3.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) BGP
4 1 (1.82%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) IPsec
4 1 (1.82%) MPLS
4 1 (1.82%) PBX
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.45%) MS Access
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.64%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) MySQL
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (50.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (32.73%) Subversion
3 14 (25.45%) Visual Studio
4 12 (21.82%) SpecFlow
5 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 10 (18.18%) Eclipse
6 10 (18.18%) Maven
7 9 (16.36%) JUnit
7 9 (16.36%) NetBeans
7 9 (16.36%) StarTeam
8 5 (9.09%) Selenium
9 2 (3.64%) Xcode
10 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.82%) Hudson
10 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.82%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Agile Test Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Manual Test Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Software Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Test Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (12.73%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Tester
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 21 (38.18%) XML
3 16 (29.09%) CSS
4 15 (27.27%) .NET
5 12 (21.82%) JSON
6 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (18.18%) Dojo
7 10 (18.18%) RESTful
7 10 (18.18%) SOAP
7 10 (18.18%) Spring
8 9 (16.36%) Ajax
8 9 (16.36%) GeoTools
8 9 (16.36%) JDBC
8 9 (16.36%) JMS
8 9 (16.36%) JPA
8 9 (16.36%) OpenLayers
8 9 (16.36%) Servlets
9 7 (12.73%) DHTML
10 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (10.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
2 9 (16.36%) Clustering
3 8 (14.55%) Visualisation
4 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) Unix
5 1 (1.82%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Scrum
3 13 (23.64%) Time Management
4 12 (21.82%) BDD
4 12 (21.82%) Manual Testing
4 12 (21.82%) SDLC
4 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.82%) Software Testing
4 12 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 10 (18.18%) UML
6 9 (16.36%) AOP
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
8 5 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.09%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.45%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (5.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
2 26 (47.27%) SQL
3 21 (38.18%) C#
4 14 (25.45%) C++
5 12 (21.82%) Java
6 8 (14.55%) VB
7 5 (9.09%) VBScript
8 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.45%) C
9 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.45%) VC++
10 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) ISEB
1 12 (21.82%) ISTQB
1 12 (21.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) CCIE
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) QA
2 3 (5.45%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Oracle
2 12 (21.82%) MKS
2 12 (21.82%) TOWER Software
3 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) CommVault
4 6 (10.91%) Symantec
4 6 (10.91%) VMware
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.64%) NetScout
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) Google
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) Veeam
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Unspecified ,salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 11 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 16 days ago