The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South West / Dorset
Rank - - 89
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27%  

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

Development Application Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 76 142 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 19.84% 20.08% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 113 192
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Dorset

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Dorset