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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 176 217 220
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +3
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 12 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.35% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.07% 0.47% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 1
Median salary £38,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
580 639 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.04% 14.47% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 529 583 735
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 August 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
Reigate - 8 £39,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (65.00%) Visual Studio
4 13 (65.00%) Scrum
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Software Testing
4 13 (65.00%) QA
5 12 (60.00%) Mathematics
5 12 (60.00%) BDD
5 12 (60.00%) SpecFlow
5 12 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 12 (60.00%) Finance
5 12 (60.00%) Subversion
5 12 (60.00%) Regression Testing
5 12 (60.00%) ISEB
6 11 (55.00%) Client/Server
6 11 (55.00%) C#
6 11 (55.00%) Issue Tracking
6 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
6 11 (55.00%) TestComplete
7 10 (50.00%) SDLC
8 8 (40.00%) VB
8 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (35.00%) Time Management
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (25.00%) Firewall
10 5 (25.00%) TOWER Software

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:

Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) ICMP
2 4 (20.00%) OSPF
2 4 (20.00%) SNMP
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) FWSM
3 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MS Access
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (65.00%) Visual Studio
3 12 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 12 (60.00%) Subversion
4 11 (55.00%) TestComplete
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
7 2 (10.00%) Tester
8 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) DHTML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (55.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) Scrum
1 13 (65.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (60.00%) BDD
2 12 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Issue Tracking
3 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
4 10 (50.00%) SDLC
5 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Time Management
7 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (20.00%) Network Management
8 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
10 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) SIEM
10 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) ISEB
1 12 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 12 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CCIP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) NetScout
1 5 (25.00%) TOWER Software
2 2 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) MKS
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk