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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 101 107
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.40% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.44%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.28%
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
226 214 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.07% 18.76% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 221 203 167
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) UML
3 7 (58.33%) JBoss
3 7 (58.33%) Apache
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (58.33%) JMS
3 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
3 7 (58.33%) NetBeans
3 7 (58.33%) Clustering
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) JUnit
3 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) JDBC
3 7 (58.33%) Servlets
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Subversion
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) Maven
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) AOP

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (58.33%) Apache
1 7 (58.33%) GlassFish
1 7 (58.33%) JBoss
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (58.33%) JUnit
1 7 (58.33%) Maven
1 7 (58.33%) NetBeans
1 7 (58.33%) StarTeam
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Java Software Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) Ajax
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) Dojo
2 7 (58.33%) GeoTools
2 7 (58.33%) JDBC
2 7 (58.33%) JMS
2 7 (58.33%) JPA
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 7 (58.33%) OpenLayers
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 7 (58.33%) Servlets
2 7 (58.33%) SOAP
2 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Clustering
1 7 (58.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) AOP
1 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) UML
2 5 (41.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft