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

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 206 210
Rank change year-on-year +48 +4  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 7 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.25% 0.26% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.54% 1.59% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Median salary £28,500 £27,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.63% -54.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.66% +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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 454 694 809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 16.09% 16.44% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 393 658 743
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 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
Reigate +26 6 £28,500 +3.63%
Redhill - 1 £50,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Time Management
2 6 (75.00%) TestComplete
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Issue Tracking
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) TOWER Software
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) ICMP
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) SNMP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Issue Tracking
1 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) Time Management
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetScout