The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 169 152 148
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 12 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.038% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.33% 0.23% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Average salary £31,500 £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.50% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
VSS/SourceSafe
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
516 443 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.81% 16.76% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 398 351 338
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Leeds

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in Leeds

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (70.00%) C#
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 11 (55.00%) HTML
6 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
8 8 (40.00%) MS Office
8 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Subversion
9 6 (30.00%) UML
9 6 (30.00%) XML
9 6 (30.00%) jQuery
10 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
10 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (25.00%) XSD
10 5 (25.00%) CSS
10 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 5 (25.00%) VBA
10 5 (25.00%) Java
10 5 (25.00%) C++
10 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 5 (25.00%) WinForms
10 5 (25.00%) Workflow

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (15.00%) Toad
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Law
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Graduate
3 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Junior
4 5 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (30.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 5 (25.00%) XSD
6 5 (25.00%) WinForms
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) WCF
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) UML
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (25.00%) VBA
5 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 3 (15.00%) VB
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCPD
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Metastorm
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
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