The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 224 224 194
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 16 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.019% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% 0.096% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 19
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1106 1043 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.60% 19.81% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 978 902 628
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the South West region.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in the South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Gloucestershire - 9 £30,750 -
Dorset - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bristol -5 3 £35,000 -22.22% 3
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) C#
3 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) Subversion
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) IIS
6 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (41.67%) XML
7 9 (37.50%) Java
7 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
7 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 9 (37.50%) InstallShield
8 8 (33.33%) Ajax
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) OO
10 6 (25.00%) C++
10 6 (25.00%) MS Office
10 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (20.83%) Oracle
11 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
11 5 (20.83%) CMDB
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (41.67%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) AutoCAD
2 4 (16.67%) Revit
3 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) LDAP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (12.50%) MS Access
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.33%) OLTP
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.33%) TKPROF
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Subversion
2 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 9 (37.50%) InstallShield
4 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (20.83%) ClearQuest
5 5 (20.83%) MSI
6 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
6 4 (16.67%) CruiseControl
6 4 (16.67%) Hudson
7 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (41.67%) XML
3 8 (33.33%) Ajax
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
5 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (16.67%) XSD
6 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) STL
6 4 (16.67%) MFC
6 4 (16.67%) XSLT
6 4 (16.67%) ActiveX
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.50%) LINQ
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.33%) JPA
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (8.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 5 (20.83%) CMDB
3 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (8.33%) W3C
4 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) OOD
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) Line Management
7 2 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (16.67%) VB
6 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (16.67%) VB6
7 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (8.33%) PHP
8 2 (8.33%) XPath
8 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
1 2 (8.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Autodesk
4 2 (8.33%) Talend
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
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