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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 199 198 189
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.066% 0.25% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 1.58% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 23
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,125 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.02% +23.21%
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
809 758 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.88% 15.55% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 744 706 642
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
Woking +2 2 £60,000 +37.14%
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Informix
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) NYFIX
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SUSE
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
3 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
3 3 (37.50%) Fedora
3 3 (37.50%) WinForms
3 3 (37.50%) Equities
3 3 (37.50%) Tandem
3 3 (37.50%) Patsystems

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Informix
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (12.50%) PVCS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Russian Language
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WinForms
2 3 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (12.50%) ADO
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
2 3 (37.50%) Equities
2 3 (37.50%) Tandem
2 3 (37.50%) Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) ASTM
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) SUSE
2 3 (37.50%) Debian
2 3 (37.50%) Fedora
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (37.50%) MVVM
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000
1 1 (12.50%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) NYFIX
2 3 (37.50%) Patsystems
2 3 (37.50%) GL TRADE