The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 54 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.17% 0.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 1.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+32.53% -5.68%

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
108 62 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.97% 11.72% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 98 57 68
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 Watford

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Watford

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Watford

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Multicast
2 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (44.44%) FWSM
2 4 (44.44%) DMVPN
2 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
2 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
2 4 (44.44%) Frame Relay
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) DWDM
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) BGP
1 4 (44.44%) DMVPN
1 4 (44.44%) DWDM
1 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
1 4 (44.44%) Frame Relay
1 4 (44.44%) FWSM
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) MPLS
1 4 (44.44%) Multicast
1 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
1 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) FabricPath
2 3 (33.33%) FCoE
2 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) IOS XR
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCIE
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
2 3 (33.33%) Brocade
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) F5
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper