The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 240 212 201
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -11
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.016% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 1.02% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
903 880 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.46% 16.50% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 779 787 430
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Birmingham -20 1 £32,500 -31.57%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) ProClarity
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) ProClarity
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (50.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IDERA
1 1 (50.00%) Meraki
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) RedGate
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
1 1 (50.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
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