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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 190 218 218
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.066% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.24% 0.45% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+13.52% +8.28%
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
565 662 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 15.81% 14.52% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 519 599 760
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram 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 26 July 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
Redhill - 4 £59,250 -
Reigate - 3 £38,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (53.33%) BDD
2 8 (53.33%) SpecFlow
2 8 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (53.33%) SDLC
2 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (53.33%) ISEB
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) TOWER Software
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
2 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (53.33%) QA
2 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) NetScout
3 5 (33.33%) MKS
3 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) Network Management
4 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (26.67%) Unix

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 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) ICMP
2 4 (26.67%) OSPF
2 4 (26.67%) SNMP
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) FWSM
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MS Access
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (53.33%) SpecFlow
2 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) TestComplete
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) DHTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) BDD
1 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
1 8 (53.33%) SDLC
1 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Time Management
1 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (26.67%) Network Management
4 3 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISEB
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCIP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) TOWER Software
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) MKS
2 5 (33.33%) NetScout
3 2 (13.33%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk