The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 181 186 175
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 28 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.054% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.11% 0.34% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 10
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
VSS/SourceSafe
Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
681 586 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.29% 15.73% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 551 490 457
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 West Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Leeds - 11 £33,000 - 2
Halifax - 7 £45,000 - 1
Huddersfield - 2 £50,000 -
Bradford - 2 £50,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 24 (63.16%) .NET
3 21 (55.26%) Visual Studio
3 21 (55.26%) C#
4 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 18 (47.37%) MS Office
6 17 (44.74%) Oracle
7 15 (39.47%) SharePoint
7 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (36.84%) XML
8 14 (36.84%) VB
9 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
10 11 (28.95%) Information Security
10 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (28.95%) System Testing
11 10 (26.32%) JIRA
11 10 (26.32%) Oracle APEX
11 10 (26.32%) VB6
11 10 (26.32%) Toad
11 10 (26.32%) HTML
11 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
12 9 (23.68%) Web Services
12 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (21.05%) WCF
14 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
14 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (39.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (47.37%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Visual Studio
2 10 (26.32%) Toad
2 10 (26.32%) JIRA
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (15.79%) Subversion
5 3 (7.89%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Law
2 4 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Software Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Systems Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Graduate
4 9 (23.68%) Junior
4 9 (23.68%) Junior Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Software Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Junior Oracle Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Graduate Software Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) .NET
2 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (36.84%) XML
4 10 (26.32%) HTML
5 9 (23.68%) Web Services
6 8 (21.05%) WCF
7 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.16%) jQuery
8 5 (13.16%) XSD
9 4 (10.53%) WinForms
9 4 (10.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (28.95%) System Testing
3 11 (28.95%) Information Security
4 6 (15.79%) UML
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.89%) OO
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Line Management
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) C#
3 14 (36.84%) VB
4 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 10 (26.32%) VB6
5 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
6 5 (13.16%) C++
6 5 (13.16%) Java
7 4 (10.53%) VBA
7 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) MCP
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCPD
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Metastorm
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 7 days ago