The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 171 176 147
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.084% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 2.07% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 11
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +18.57%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
503 629 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.17% 17.39% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 423 540 467
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +13 2 - -
Leicestershire +10 1 £42,500 +34.92%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) HNC
3 2 (50.00%) HND
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) WF
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
1 2 (50.00%) HND
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Facebook
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter