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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 99 94
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.54% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.66% +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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 202 197 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 19.75% 18.26% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 138 141 132
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,264 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Essex