The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - - 59
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 71 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.01% 12.37% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 64 61 72
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
West Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XSL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) SQL CLR
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XSL
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL