Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 277 317
Rank change year-on-year +30 +40 -14
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.064% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.42% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.83% -11.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £58,000 £31,975 £40,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £59,100 £52,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.28% +8.00% -16.67%

VSS/SourceSafe is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,224 1,178 1,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.85% 15.00% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,036 990 1,130
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VSS/SourceSafe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 4 - -
Wokingham - 2 £60,000 -
Newbury - 1 £60,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Telerik
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ to SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Silverlight
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Data Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Memory Management
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow Development
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) GAMP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) DevExpress
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Telerik
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle