The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 68 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.68% 0.22% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 1.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Development Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
104 95 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.78% 21.16% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 96 85 67
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
Leicestershire

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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) IaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) PaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) iPhone
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Apple
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) LAN

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
1 4 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) WF
1 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter