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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.21% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year -5.00% +12.99%  

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 88 87 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 18.76% 17.03% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 81 79 121
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 £65,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL