The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 54 78 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.25% 0.18% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% 0.90% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
VSS/SourceSafe
Leicestershire

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

Development Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
42 111 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.50% 19.54% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 89 75
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,575 £42,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Leicester

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter