The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 165 180
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.95% 1.27% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +16.27%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 525 552 548
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 19.60% 16.77% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 443 480 489
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Nottinghamshire +1 5 £37,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
4 1 (11.11%) WPA2
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (11.11%) WAAS
4 1 (11.11%) Aruba
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) FCoE
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) HSRP
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
1 1 (11.11%) IPsec
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) OSPF
1 1 (11.11%) RIP
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) VRRP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) WEP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) WPA
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Applications Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Applications Support
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Application Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Developer
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Aruba
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) F5
1 1 (11.11%) Riverbed