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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 67 64
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.46% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.19% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £33,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
142 94 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.47% 14.42% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 91 92
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 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