Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
England > South East
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 330 467 513
Rank change year-on-year +137 +46 +6
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 49 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.018% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.089% 0.87% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 47 39
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £50,000 £37,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -2.91%

VSS/SourceSafe is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,244 5,638 6,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.39% 21.42% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,930 4,733 5,612
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,925 £31,775 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe in the South East.

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the South East region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +59 2 £55,000 +10.00%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Gemini Tracker

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

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Gemini Tracker
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL