The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
VSS/SourceSafe
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
72 96 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.57% 15.56% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 91 98
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Merseyside