The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.091% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 272 211 181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 24.70% 15.14% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 212 178 152
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +10.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Wales

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Wales 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
West Wales - 1 £47,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) CSLA
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) CSLA
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin