The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 78 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.26% - 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% - 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £31,500 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
192 94 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 25.10% 14.80% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 155 92 100
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,800 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the North East

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 £31,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft