The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 80 78
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.42% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.83% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
VSS/SourceSafe
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 164 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.10% 22.94% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73 145 135
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Apple