The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 62 74
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 1.53% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category - 11.36% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
110 88 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.70% 13.48% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 84 78 75
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language