The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 78 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.84% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 1.80% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% -4.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £36,650 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,850 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
72 111 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.55% 13.91% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 97 105
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
Hampshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Southampton

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) FTP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (100.00%) EMV
2 6 (75.00%) EFT
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 6 (75.00%) VeriFone
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) FTP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (100.00%) EMV
2 6 (75.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VeriFone