The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 179 200 216
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.033% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.93% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £49,375 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+31.66% -14.77%
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
502 642 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 16.56% 15.62% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 455 601 778
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnham - 1 £40,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) Software Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) QA
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (84.62%) TestComplete
3 11 (84.62%) Mathematics
3 11 (84.62%) ISTQB
3 11 (84.62%) SpecFlow
3 11 (84.62%) BDD
3 11 (84.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (84.62%) Issue Tracking
3 11 (84.62%) Client/Server
3 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 11 (84.62%) ISEB
4 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
4 10 (76.92%) C#
4 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
5 9 (69.23%) SDLC
6 8 (61.54%) VB
7 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (46.15%) Time Management
9 4 (30.77%) TOWER Software
10 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
11 2 (15.38%) .NET

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (84.62%) SpecFlow
3 11 (84.62%) TestComplete
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Manual Test Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Client/Server
1 11 (84.62%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
1 12 (92.31%) Software Testing
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) Issue Tracking
3 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
4 9 (69.23%) SDLC
5 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Time Management
7 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Change Control
8 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.69%) Process Management
8 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) ISEB
1 11 (84.62%) ISTQB
1 11 (84.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) TOWER Software
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft