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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 175 176 144
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -32
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.25% 0.040%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.96% 1.56% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.44% -5.00%
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
520 578 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.40% 15.83% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 401 457 310
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 2015.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in Leeds

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) JIRA
4 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) Riverbed
4 5 (31.25%) RESTful
4 5 (31.25%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) VoIP
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 4 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) C++
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) XSD
5 4 (25.00%) Mathematics

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 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 7 (43.75%) 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 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (18.75%) Toad
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Graduate
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Network Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) XSD
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 4 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Network Design
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) 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%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Riverbed
2 5 (31.25%) F5
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) CA
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) VMware