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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 141 170
Rank change year-on-year +13 +29  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 18 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.87% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.05% 0.93% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 3
Median salary £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% -  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 444 323 408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 21.46% 14.14% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 390 298 328
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £70,000
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 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 24 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
Hatfield - 16 £58,750 -
Watford -11 2 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 36 (97.30%) Degree
2 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 29 (78.38%) Oracle
2 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 29 (78.38%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (78.38%) Open Source
2 29 (78.38%) DevOps
3 27 (72.97%) User Experience
3 27 (72.97%) Translating Business Requirements
3 27 (72.97%) SOLID
3 27 (72.97%) Continuous Deployment
3 27 (72.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (72.97%) AngularJS
3 27 (72.97%) Xamarin
3 27 (72.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (72.97%) Mobile Development
3 27 (72.97%) CSS3
3 27 (72.97%) KnockoutJS
3 27 (72.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 27 (72.97%) Office 365
3 27 (72.97%) Jasmine
3 27 (72.97%) Git (software)
3 27 (72.97%) Test Automation
3 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (72.97%) MSTest
3 27 (72.97%) HTML5
3 27 (72.97%) Oracle Service Bus
3 27 (72.97%) OO

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 27 (72.97%) Oracle Service Bus
1 27 (72.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 27 (72.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 29 (78.38%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (72.97%) Office 365
3 2 (5.41%) GitHub
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) DWDM
1 8 (21.62%) Frame Relay
1 8 (21.62%) FWSM
1 8 (21.62%) LAN
1 8 (21.62%) MPLS
1 8 (21.62%) WAN
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
3 5 (13.51%) BGP
3 5 (13.51%) DMVPN
3 5 (13.51%) EIGRP
3 5 (13.51%) Multicast
3 5 (13.51%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (10.81%) FabricPath
4 4 (10.81%) FCoE
4 4 (10.81%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (10.81%) IOS XR
4 4 (10.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.41%) DB2
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
1 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (72.97%) Git (software)
1 27 (72.97%) Jasmine
1 27 (72.97%) MSTest
1 27 (72.97%) NUnit
1 27 (72.97%) Selenium
1 27 (72.97%) Subversion
2 15 (40.54%) TeamCity
2 15 (40.54%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 27 (72.97%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) French Language
2 2 (5.41%) German Language
2 2 (5.41%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) Senior Developer
3 12 (32.43%) .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
1 27 (72.97%) AngularJS
1 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
1 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET MVC
1 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET Web API
1 27 (72.97%) CSS
1 27 (72.97%) CSS3
1 27 (72.97%) HTML
1 27 (72.97%) HTML5
1 27 (72.97%) jQuery
1 27 (72.97%) KnockoutJS
1 27 (72.97%) Middleware
1 27 (72.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (32.43%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) Computer Science
1 27 (72.97%) User Experience
2 12 (32.43%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) DevOps
1 29 (78.38%) Open Source
2 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) Continuous Deployment
2 27 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (72.97%) ITIL
2 27 (72.97%) Mobile Development
2 27 (72.97%) MVC
2 27 (72.97%) OO
2 27 (72.97%) OOD
2 27 (72.97%) Refactoring
2 27 (72.97%) SOA
2 27 (72.97%) SOLID
2 27 (72.97%) Test Automation
2 27 (72.97%) Translating Business Requirements
3 12 (32.43%) Mobile Application Development
3 12 (32.43%) Web Development
4 8 (21.62%) Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.51%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 27 (72.97%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) Go
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (97.30%) Degree
2 27 (72.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (18.92%) CCIE
3 7 (18.92%) CCNP
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
1 29 (78.38%) Oracle
2 27 (72.97%) Xamarin
3 12 (32.43%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (32.43%) Sitecore
4 8 (21.62%) Cisco
5 6 (16.22%) Riverbed
6 4 (10.81%) Brocade
6 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.81%) F5
6 4 (10.81%) Juniper