The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 147 152
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 19 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.85% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.13% 2.44% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 460 369 401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.61% 14.18% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 408 288 316
Median salary £45,000 £49,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.62% -1.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Hertfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hatfield +40 12 £60,000 +1.69% 1
Watford +2 7 £50,000 +0.50%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 38 (84.44%) Degree
2 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (82.22%) SQL
3 34 (75.56%) .NET
3 34 (75.56%) Oracle
3 34 (75.56%) C#
3 34 (75.56%) HTML
3 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
3 34 (75.56%) CSS
3 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
3 34 (75.56%) Automated Testing
3 34 (75.56%) jQuery
3 34 (75.56%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (68.89%) Selenium
4 31 (68.89%) Git (software)
4 31 (68.89%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (68.89%) MSTest
4 31 (68.89%) HTML5
4 31 (68.89%) Oracle Service Bus
4 31 (68.89%) CSS3
4 31 (68.89%) KnockoutJS
4 31 (68.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 31 (68.89%) Office 365
4 31 (68.89%) Jasmine
4 31 (68.89%) AngularJS
4 31 (68.89%) Xamarin
4 31 (68.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET Web API

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 31 (68.89%) Oracle Service Bus
1 31 (68.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 31 (68.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (68.89%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (68.89%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) DWDM
1 8 (17.78%) Frame Relay
1 8 (17.78%) FWSM
1 8 (17.78%) LAN
1 8 (17.78%) MPLS
1 8 (17.78%) WAN
2 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
3 5 (11.11%) BGP
3 5 (11.11%) DMVPN
3 5 (11.11%) EIGRP
3 5 (11.11%) Multicast
3 5 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (8.89%) FabricPath
4 4 (8.89%) FCoE
4 4 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (8.89%) Firewall
4 4 (8.89%) IOS XR
4 4 (8.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) OLTP
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (68.89%) Git (software)
1 31 (68.89%) Jasmine
1 31 (68.89%) MSTest
1 31 (68.89%) NUnit
1 31 (68.89%) Selenium
1 31 (68.89%) Subversion
2 20 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (68.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Senior Developer
3 14 (31.11%) C# Developer
4 11 (24.44%) .NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 11 (24.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (75.56%) .NET
1 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
1 34 (75.56%) CSS
1 34 (75.56%) HTML
1 34 (75.56%) jQuery
2 31 (68.89%) AngularJS
2 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 31 (68.89%) CSS3
2 31 (68.89%) HTML5
2 31 (68.89%) KnockoutJS
2 31 (68.89%) Middleware
2 31 (68.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 17 (37.78%) PhoneGap
4 3 (6.67%) Ajax
4 3 (6.67%) SOAP
4 3 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (68.89%) Computer Science
1 31 (68.89%) User Experience
2 25 (55.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (75.56%) Automated Testing
2 34 (75.56%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (68.89%) Continuous Deployment
3 31 (68.89%) DevOps
3 31 (68.89%) ITIL
3 31 (68.89%) MVC
3 31 (68.89%) OO
3 31 (68.89%) OOD
3 31 (68.89%) Refactoring
3 31 (68.89%) SOA
3 31 (68.89%) SOLID
3 31 (68.89%) Translating Business Requirements
4 25 (55.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 23 (51.11%) Mobile Development
5 23 (51.11%) Open Source
6 14 (31.11%) Web Development
7 8 (17.78%) Migration
8 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.11%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) SQL
2 34 (75.56%) C#
2 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (84.44%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) CCIE
2 7 (15.56%) CCNP
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 20 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
1 34 (75.56%) Oracle
2 31 (68.89%) Xamarin
3 25 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
3 25 (55.56%) Sitecore
4 8 (17.78%) Cisco
5 6 (13.33%) Riverbed
6 4 (8.89%) Brocade
6 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.89%) F5
6 4 (8.89%) Juniper
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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