The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 111 - 100
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 6 0 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.35% - 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.09% - 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 25
Average salary £33,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
VSS/SourceSafe
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
287 292 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.53% 17.00% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 249 261 226
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Cheshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 3 - - 3
Macclesfield - 3 £33,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
North West

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VSS/SourceSafe.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
4 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Web Design

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VSS/SourceSafe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) UX Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Graphic Design
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 3 (42.86%) Web Design
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 26 days ago