The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 186 217
Rank change year-on-year +26 +31  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.074% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.83% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Median salary £28,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.50% +41.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £56,750 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £62,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.94%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 481 604 696
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 17.74% 16.40% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1242 1504
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £66,125
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing VSS/SourceSafe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 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
Reigate - 2 £28,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) VB
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (88.89%) Client/Server
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) TOWER Software
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Subversion
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
1 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
1 8 (88.89%) QA
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Time Management
1 8 (88.89%) TestComplete
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
1 8 (88.89%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) ICMP
1 1 (11.11%) OSPF
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Subversion
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (88.89%) TestComplete
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Issue Tracking
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
1 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
1 8 (88.89%) Time Management
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) TOWER Software
2 1 (11.11%) NetScout