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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 418 393 376
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -17
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 30 74 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 2.09% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 72 65
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.88% -
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
3465 3538 2946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.98% 16.95% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3124 3038 2469
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 -2 9 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Surrey +21 7 £27,500 -54.16%
West Sussex +1 5 £51,500 -
Hampshire -30 4 £48,750 +7.14% 1
Kent - 3 £52,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -1 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £47,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 37 (56.06%) SQL Server
2 35 (53.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (50.00%) C#
3 33 (50.00%) SQL
4 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
5 31 (46.97%) Subversion
6 29 (43.94%) .NET
6 29 (43.94%) Windows
7 25 (37.88%) HTML
7 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 21 (31.82%) CSS
9 21 (31.82%) Java
10 20 (30.30%) XML
11 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
13 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
14 15 (22.73%) C++
14 15 (22.73%) Oracle
14 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
14 15 (22.73%) Time Management
15 14 (21.21%) Mathematics
15 14 (21.21%) UML
15 14 (21.21%) Eclipse
15 14 (21.21%) Finance
15 14 (21.21%) Scrum
16 13 (19.70%) Web Services
16 13 (19.70%) SDLC
17 12 (18.18%) JBoss
17 12 (18.18%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (18.18%) JBoss
2 11 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 8 (12.12%) Apache
4 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (7.58%) GlassFish
5 5 (7.58%) IIS
5 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.55%) nginx
7 2 (3.03%) CMS
7 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) IaaS
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (4.55%) VPN
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (3.03%) DHCP
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
2 2 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (1.52%) BGP
3 1 (1.52%) DMVPN
3 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) GLBP
3 1 (1.52%) HSRP
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) IPsec
3 1 (1.52%) MPLS
3 1 (1.52%) PBX
3 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.09%) MySQL
5 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.06%) MS Access
5 4 (6.06%) OLAP
5 4 (6.06%) OLTP
5 4 (6.06%) Pentaho
5 4 (6.06%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (6.06%) PowerPivot
5 4 (6.06%) QlikView
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.06%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 35 (53.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (46.97%) Subversion
3 22 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 14 (21.21%) Eclipse
5 12 (18.18%) Maven
6 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
6 9 (13.64%) SpecFlow
7 6 (9.09%) JUnit
7 6 (9.09%) NetBeans
7 6 (9.09%) StarTeam
7 6 (9.09%) TeamCity
8 4 (6.06%) Bugzilla
8 4 (6.06%) CruiseControl
8 4 (6.06%) Hudson
8 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (4.55%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (4.55%) Xcode
10 2 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Software Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Agile Test Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Manual Test Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.61%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Server Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) .NET
2 25 (37.88%) HTML
3 21 (31.82%) CSS
4 20 (30.30%) XML
5 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
6 13 (19.70%) Web Services
7 12 (18.18%) JSON
7 12 (18.18%) Spring
8 11 (16.67%) Dojo
9 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (13.64%) J2EE
9 9 (13.64%) jQuery
10 8 (12.12%) Ajax
10 8 (12.12%) Hibernate
10 8 (12.12%) WinForms
11 7 (10.61%) WPF
12 6 (9.09%) Apache Axis
12 6 (9.09%) Java EE
12 6 (9.09%) Java SE
12 6 (9.09%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Mathematics
2 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.12%) Visualisation
4 7 (10.61%) Client/Server
4 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.58%) Clustering
6 4 (6.06%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.03%) e-Learning
7 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
2 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.06%) Windows CE
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 15 (22.73%) Time Management
3 14 (21.21%) Scrum
3 14 (21.21%) UML
4 13 (19.70%) SDLC
5 11 (16.67%) MVC
6 9 (13.64%) BDD
6 9 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.61%) Issue Tracking
7 7 (10.61%) Multithreading
7 7 (10.61%) OO
7 7 (10.61%) Open Source
8 6 (9.09%) AOP
8 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Data Management
9 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) C#
1 33 (50.00%) SQL
2 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.82%) Java
4 15 (22.73%) C++
5 9 (13.64%) VB
6 7 (10.61%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.09%) VBScript
8 5 (7.58%) VB6
9 3 (4.55%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.03%) C
10 2 (3.03%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) ISEB
2 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 9 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) HND
4 2 (3.03%) MCAD
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CCIE
5 1 (1.52%) CCNP
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) MKS
3 9 (13.64%) TOWER Software
4 6 (9.09%) CommVault
4 6 (9.09%) Symantec
4 6 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) Tableau
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.52%) Dell
8 1 (1.52%) Google
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) Veeam
Hungerford, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago