The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.72% - 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.21% - 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £65,000 - £52,500
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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 95 103 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 17.06% 13.86% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 88 98 133
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MFC
1 4 (100.00%) STL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) MFC
1 4 (100.00%) STL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago