Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 - 117
Rank change year-on-year - +117 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.089% - 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% - 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Dorset median annual salary £65,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £60,000 - £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 - £50,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +33.33%

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 Dorset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 266 214 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 23.75% 20.19% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 232 200 233
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £48,550
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Bournemouth - 1 £65,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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