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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 117 130
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.49% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
Median salary - £41,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.81%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
284 373 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.76% 22.11% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 261 334 374
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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