The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 87 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.44% - 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.98% - 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
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 West Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
168 127 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.74% 11.45% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 160 106 152
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in West Sussex

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Horsham - 4 £52,250 -
Worthing - 1 £40,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) PVCS
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JDBC
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) HND

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) PVCS
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) StarTeam
2 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) JDBC
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) J2SE
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Dojo
2 2 (28.57%) JAX-WS
2 2 (28.57%) JPA
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows CE
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) AOP
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) UX Design
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Process
5 1 (14.29%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HND
2 2 (28.57%) OCPJP
2 2 (28.57%) OCMJD
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft