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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 172 176 151
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.24% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 1.71% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
547 525 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.65% 14.29% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 411 402 322
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (31.25%) Toad
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) Riverbed
5 5 (31.25%) RESTful
5 5 (31.25%) F5
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (31.25%) VoIP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) BGP
4 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 2 (12.50%) OSPF
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (31.25%) Toad
3 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Graduate
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) WinForms
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) XSD
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VBA
4 2 (12.50%) VB6
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cacti
1 2 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Riverbed
2 5 (31.25%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
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