The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 220 205 183
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -22
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 14 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.13% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 0.85% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 29
Average salary £37,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.42% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £20,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,200 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1058 826 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.27% 15.77% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 922 724 863
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 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
Gloucestershire +4 7 £37,000 -22.91% 3
Bristol 0 4 £29,288 -16.32%
Dorset - 2 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £35,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) XML
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (47.37%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) Java
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) Subversion
8 6 (31.58%) CSS
9 5 (26.32%) Classic ASP
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) IIS
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (26.32%) VB
9 5 (26.32%) C++
9 5 (26.32%) Python
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (26.32%) Internet
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.26%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.53%) ActiveReports
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (10.53%) MS Access
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) DB2
4 2 (10.53%) Informix
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (31.58%) Subversion
3 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
4 3 (15.79%) Bugzilla
4 3 (15.79%) Hudson
4 3 (15.79%) CruiseControl
5 2 (10.53%) ClearCase
6 1 (5.26%) Ant
6 1 (5.26%) InstallShield
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Server Support
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Classic ASP Developer
2 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) ASP Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) XML
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Classic ASP
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 4 (21.05%) Ajax
7 3 (15.79%) STL
7 3 (15.79%) MFC
7 3 (15.79%) XHTML
7 3 (15.79%) Django
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) REST
8 2 (10.53%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
9 1 (5.26%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows CE
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Test Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) OOD
3 2 (10.53%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 5 (26.32%) VB
3 5 (26.32%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) Lua
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Autodesk
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Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
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Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 3 days ago