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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 411 391 344
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -47
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 32 57 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 1.64% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 69
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
3642 3474 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.52% 15.45% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3162 2853 2457
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +18 11 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 11 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Berkshire -6 4 £41,250 -8.33%
Surrey +14 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £55,000 +7.31% 2
West Sussex -16 1 £51,500 +28.75%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 62 (73.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 61 (72.62%) C#
2 61 (72.62%) .NET
3 60 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 51 (60.71%) JavaScript
5 48 (57.14%) HTML
5 48 (57.14%) CSS
6 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET
7 45 (53.57%) SQL
7 45 (53.57%) jQuery
8 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (47.62%) MVC
10 34 (40.48%) VB.NET
11 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
11 32 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 31 (36.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (34.52%) SQL Server 2000
14 25 (29.76%) HTML5
15 24 (28.57%) Ajax
16 22 (26.19%) Visual Studio
17 20 (23.81%) Scrum
17 20 (23.81%) Subversion
17 20 (23.81%) LINQ
17 20 (23.81%) CSS3
18 19 (22.62%) Apache Flex
18 19 (22.62%) Windows
19 18 (21.43%) T-SQL
20 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
21 15 (17.86%) XML
21 15 (17.86%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (11.90%) CMS
1 10 (11.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) IIS
4 3 (3.57%) JBoss
4 3 (3.57%) Apache
4 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.38%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.19%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.19%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) PowerPivot
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.19%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.19%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.19%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) LAN
1 10 (11.90%) WAN
1 10 (11.90%) VPN
1 10 (11.90%) BGP
1 10 (11.90%) EIGRP
1 10 (11.90%) Wireshark
1 10 (11.90%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (11.90%) FWSM
1 10 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 32 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (36.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (34.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (4.76%) QlikView
8 4 (4.76%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (4.76%) Data Mining
8 4 (4.76%) OLTP
8 4 (4.76%) Star Schema
8 4 (4.76%) OLAP
8 4 (4.76%) MS Access
8 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 62 (73.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (26.19%) Visual Studio
3 20 (23.81%) Subversion
4 12 (14.29%) ReSharper
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (4.76%) Hudson
6 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.76%) CruiseControl
6 4 (4.76%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.57%) Maven
7 3 (3.57%) StarTeam
7 3 (3.57%) JUnit
7 3 (3.57%) NetBeans
8 2 (2.38%) MorphX
8 2 (2.38%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (1.19%) Lombardi
9 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Workshop
9 1 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 12 (14.29%) Back Office
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (72.62%) Developer
2 29 (34.52%) Senior Developer
3 28 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 26 (30.95%) C# Developer
5 21 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 18 (21.43%) .NET Developer
7 15 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (15.48%) Web Developer
9 11 (13.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (11.90%) Network Engineer
10 10 (11.90%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (9.52%) Software Engineer
11 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
12 6 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
12 6 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (5.95%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (5.95%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (72.62%) .NET
2 48 (57.14%) CSS
2 48 (57.14%) HTML
3 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET
4 45 (53.57%) jQuery
5 25 (29.76%) HTML5
6 24 (28.57%) Ajax
7 20 (23.81%) LINQ
7 20 (23.81%) CSS3
8 19 (22.62%) Apache Flex
9 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (17.86%) XML
11 13 (15.48%) .NET Framework
12 12 (14.29%) Entity Framework
13 9 (10.71%) AngularJS
13 9 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (9.52%) XSLT
14 8 (9.52%) Web Services
15 7 (8.33%) WPF
16 6 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.95%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.76%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.57%) ASTM
7 2 (2.38%) Clustering
7 2 (2.38%) E-Learning
7 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.19%) Eurex
8 1 (1.19%) Equities
8 1 (1.19%) Derivative
8 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.19%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.19%) NHS
8 1 (1.19%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Windows
2 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 4 (4.76%) Windows CE
2 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) SUSE
3 1 (1.19%) Debian
3 1 (1.19%) Fedora
3 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.19%) CentOS
3 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Solaris
3 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (47.62%) MVC
3 20 (23.81%) Scrum
4 15 (17.86%) ITIL
5 12 (14.29%) TDD
6 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.90%) Incident Management
6 10 (11.90%) Service Management
6 10 (11.90%) ITIL V3
6 10 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (11.90%) Capacity Management
6 10 (11.90%) Security Patching
6 10 (11.90%) SDLC
7 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.95%) V-Model
8 5 (5.95%) ETL
9 4 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (4.76%) Inmon Methodology
9 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 61 (72.62%) C#
2 51 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 45 (53.57%) SQL
4 34 (40.48%) VB.NET
5 18 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.90%) VB
7 9 (10.71%) C++
8 7 (8.33%) Java
8 7 (8.33%) VB6
9 5 (5.95%) VC++
10 3 (3.57%) XPath
10 3 (3.57%) VBScript
10 3 (3.57%) C
10 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.38%) X++
12 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.19%) Python
12 1 (1.19%) Tcl
12 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.48%) MCAD
3 11 (13.10%) HND
3 11 (13.10%) Degree
3 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
4 10 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (11.90%) DV Cleared
4 10 (11.90%) CCNP
4 10 (11.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.38%) OCPJP
5 2 (2.38%) OCMJD
6 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.19%) IBM Certification
6 1 (1.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) SLA
2 5 (5.95%) GAMP
3 3 (3.57%) HL7
4 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Nagios
1 10 (11.90%) Cisco Prime
1 10 (11.90%) Cisco LMS
1 10 (11.90%) Opsview
2 4 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.19%) Foglight
3 1 (1.19%) OPNET
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 10 (11.90%) Cisco
3 10 (11.90%) VMware
3 10 (11.90%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.76%) Tableau
5 2 (2.38%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.38%) Sun
6 1 (1.19%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.19%) BEA
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.19%) NYFIX
6 1 (1.19%) Patsystems
6 1 (1.19%) GL TRADE
6 1 (1.19%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
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