The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 99 95
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.32% 0.52% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 2.31% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +3.89%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 243 216 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 26.24% 22.29% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 212 160 129
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Gloucestershire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucester - 3 £60,000 -
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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (75.00%) Basel II
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (50.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Development Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Java Development Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (25.00%) ADO
2 1 (25.00%) COM+
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) DCOM
2 1 (25.00%) DHTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) MFC
2 1 (25.00%) ODBC
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) AS400
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Basel II
1 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft