The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 176 157 120
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -37
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 7 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.036% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 0.21% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 23
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
658 473 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.37% 16.99% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 480 375 389
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
West Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in Leeds

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) Workflow
4 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
5 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (50.00%) jQuery
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (50.00%) Metastorm
6 5 (50.00%) WinForms
6 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (50.00%) MS Office
6 5 (50.00%) VBA
6 5 (50.00%) CSS
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (40.00%) VB
7 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (40.00%) Law
7 4 (40.00%) Legal
7 4 (40.00%) VB6
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (20.00%) WCF

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) OpenEdge
2 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
1 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSpeed
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate
2 5 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Junior
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Progress Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) WinForms
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Process Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) VBA
5 4 (40.00%) VB
5 4 (40.00%) VB6
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) COBOL
6 2 (20.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) VBScript
7 1 (10.00%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCPD
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Metastorm
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Micro Focus
3 2 (20.00%) Infragistics