The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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 Northamptonshire region.

Development Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 64 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.53% 10.41% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 113 63 70
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,500
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 Northamptonshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree