The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
UK
Rank 796 804 729
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -75
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 48 152 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 0.84% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 122 202
Median salary £48,125 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,001 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16189 18062 17302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.11% 17.91% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13710 15505 14661
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in the UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
England -6 32 £39,000 -17.89% 7
East of England +23 9 £48,000 -16.52%
Hertfordshire +12 9 £48,000 -20.00%
London +5 9 £45,000 -12.62% 4
Watford +5 9 £48,000 -3.51%
North West -19 4 £37,500 +36.36%
Surrey +41 3 £30,000 +9.09%
South East +29 3 £30,000 -38.46% 1
City of London +24 3 £45,000 -17.43%
Nottingham +5 3 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands +4 3 £37,500 -
Merseyside +1 3 £37,500 -4.33%
Liverpool - 3 £37,500 -
Reigate +20 2 £30,000 +9.09%
South West +16 2 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Yorkshire +7 2 £39,000 -15.67%
Wales - 2 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire +14 1 £39,000 -13.33%
Leeds +12 1 £39,000 -13.33%
North Yorkshire -5 1 £39,000 -22.00%
Gloucestershire -7 1 - -
Manchester -32 1 £48,750 +95.00%
Denbighshire - 1 - -
North Wales - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
Farnham - 1 £40,000 -
St Asaph - 1 - -
York - 1 £39,000 -

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 77 (63.64%) SQL
2 73 (60.33%) C#
3 68 (56.20%) .NET
4 60 (49.59%) ASP.NET
5 57 (47.11%) HTML
5 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
6 56 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (44.63%) CSS
8 51 (42.15%) Subversion
9 50 (41.32%) Degree
10 49 (40.50%) JavaScript
11 47 (38.84%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (37.19%) jQuery
12 45 (37.19%) Oracle
13 44 (36.36%) ITIL
14 43 (35.54%) Automated Testing
15 42 (34.71%) SharePoint
16 39 (32.23%) MVC
17 38 (31.40%) AngularJS
18 37 (30.58%) Git (software)
18 37 (30.58%) HTML5
18 37 (30.58%) SOA
19 36 (29.75%) OOD
19 36 (29.75%) Amazon AWS
19 36 (29.75%) ASP.NET MVC
19 36 (29.75%) DevOps
19 36 (29.75%) SOLID
20 35 (28.93%) Xamarin
20 35 (28.93%) Continuous Deployment
20 35 (28.93%) OO

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills 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 42 (34.71%) SharePoint
2 34 (28.10%) Oracle Service Bus
2 34 (28.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.48%) IIS
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (22.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS Project
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (29.75%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (28.10%) Office 365
3 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.70%) Firewall
2 18 (14.88%) MPLS
3 17 (14.05%) BGP
4 14 (11.57%) VPN
5 13 (10.74%) OSPF
6 11 (9.09%) LAN
6 11 (9.09%) Wireless
7 10 (8.26%) WAN
8 9 (7.44%) FWSM
8 9 (7.44%) NetScaler
8 9 (7.44%) Spanning Tree
9 8 (6.61%) DNS
9 8 (6.61%) DWDM
9 8 (6.61%) Frame Relay
9 8 (6.61%) IP Telephony
10 7 (5.79%) DHCP
11 6 (4.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (4.96%) Multicast
12 5 (4.13%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (4.13%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.13%) OLTP
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.65%) ZAP BI
10 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.83%) MySQL
10 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.83%) Power BI
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 51 (42.15%) Subversion
2 37 (30.58%) Git (software)
3 34 (28.10%) Jasmine
3 34 (28.10%) MSTest
3 34 (28.10%) NUnit
3 34 (28.10%) Selenium
4 25 (20.66%) TeamCity
5 21 (17.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (16.53%) Visual Studio
7 11 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (6.61%) Bugzilla
9 7 (5.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (4.96%) CruiseControl
10 6 (4.96%) Hudson
11 5 (4.13%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (2.48%) TestComplete
13 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
13 2 (1.65%) NetBeans
14 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (28.93%) Advertising
2 15 (12.40%) Finance
3 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.13%) Electronics
4 5 (4.13%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.13%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (57.02%) Developer
2 25 (20.66%) C# Developer
3 22 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 17 (14.05%) Senior Developer
5 15 (12.40%) Network Engineer
6 13 (10.74%) Applications Developer
7 12 (9.92%) SQL Developer
8 11 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (8.26%) Analyst
10 9 (7.44%) Applications Support
10 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (7.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (56.20%) .NET
2 60 (49.59%) ASP.NET
3 57 (47.11%) HTML
4 54 (44.63%) CSS
5 45 (37.19%) jQuery
6 38 (31.40%) AngularJS
7 37 (30.58%) HTML5
8 36 (29.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (28.10%) ASP.NET Web API
9 34 (28.10%) CSS3
9 34 (28.10%) KnockoutJS
9 34 (28.10%) Middleware
9 34 (28.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (19.01%) PhoneGap
11 16 (13.22%) Web Services
12 9 (7.44%) Ajax
13 8 (6.61%) XML
14 6 (4.96%) WCF
14 6 (4.96%) WPF
15 5 (4.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.93%) Computer Science
2 34 (28.10%) User Experience
3 32 (26.45%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.13%) Replication
5 4 (3.31%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) AS400
7 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.83%) iSeries
7 1 (0.83%) PKI
7 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.31%) Linux
2 20 (16.53%) Windows
3 4 (3.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (38.84%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (36.36%) ITIL
4 43 (35.54%) Automated Testing
5 39 (32.23%) MVC
6 37 (30.58%) SOA
7 36 (29.75%) DevOps
7 36 (29.75%) OOD
7 36 (29.75%) SOLID
8 35 (28.93%) Continuous Deployment
8 35 (28.93%) OO
9 34 (28.10%) Refactoring
9 34 (28.10%) Translating Business Requirements
10 32 (26.45%) Mobile Application Development
11 27 (22.31%) Open Source
12 26 (21.49%) Mobile Development
12 26 (21.49%) Web Development
13 16 (13.22%) Change Control
14 11 (9.09%) SDLC
15 9 (7.44%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.64%) SQL
2 73 (60.33%) C#
3 49 (40.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.40%) T-SQL
5 12 (9.92%) VB
6 10 (8.26%) PL/SQL
6 10 (8.26%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.96%) C++
9 5 (4.13%) Python
10 3 (2.48%) Java
11 2 (1.65%) F#
11 2 (1.65%) Groovy
11 2 (1.65%) Scala
12 1 (0.83%) COBOL
12 1 (0.83%) Go
12 1 (0.83%) Ruby
12 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (41.32%) Degree
2 16 (13.22%) CCNP
2 16 (13.22%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (9.92%) CCIE
4 5 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.48%) ISEB
5 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.65%) CCNA
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.83%) CCSP
7 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (21.49%) Puppet
2 5 (4.13%) NetVault Backup
3 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.83%) Ansible
4 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
2 45 (37.19%) Oracle
3 35 (28.93%) Xamarin
4 31 (25.62%) Salesforce.com
4 31 (25.62%) Sitecore
5 26 (21.49%) Cisco
6 16 (13.22%) Palo Alto
7 15 (12.40%) Juniper
8 12 (9.92%) F5
9 7 (5.79%) Riverbed
10 5 (4.13%) CommVault
10 5 (4.13%) Dell Compellent
10 5 (4.13%) EqualLogic
10 5 (4.13%) SAP
10 5 (4.13%) VMware
11 4 (3.31%) Brocade
11 4 (3.31%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.48%) Intel Security
12 3 (2.48%) Logi
12 3 (2.48%) Logi Analytics
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