The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 117 105
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.093% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.95% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £41,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +16.27%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 254 210 213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 23.56% 16.22% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 223 206 204
Median salary £37,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.62% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in West Sussex

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 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
East Grinstead - 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) FxCop
2 3 (75.00%) StyleCop
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) FFmpeg
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Multicast
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) CAD
2 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (75.00%) COM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) OO

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Multicast
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) FxCop
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) StyleCop
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Control Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ActiveX
1 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (75.00%) COM
1 3 (75.00%) FFmpeg
1 3 (75.00%) LINQ
1 3 (75.00%) MFC
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CAD
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) MVVM
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VC++
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft