The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 30 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.75% 3.64% 4.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 22.22% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -3.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Development Applications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 9.77% 16.36% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 14
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £22,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,950 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
North East

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Durham

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Durham

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 8 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Qt
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 8 (100.00%) Assembly Language