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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 192 190 174
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 18 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% 0.72% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 7
Average salary £45,000 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.48% -32.85%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
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
757 690 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.75% 16.12% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 651 561 664
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Halifax - 12 £45,000 - 1
Leeds -8 3 £21,500 -8.51%
VSS/SourceSafe
Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (77.27%) Visual Studio
2 29 (65.91%) Oracle
3 28 (63.64%) C#
3 28 (63.64%) SQL
4 27 (61.36%) XML
5 26 (59.09%) VB
6 24 (54.55%) Software Engineering
7 23 (52.27%) .NET
8 21 (47.73%) Web Services
8 21 (47.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
10 15 (34.09%) Project Management
11 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
12 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
12 13 (29.55%) MS Office
13 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (25.00%) System Testing
13 11 (25.00%) Information Security
13 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (25.00%) VB6
13 11 (25.00%) SharePoint
14 10 (22.73%) Oracle APEX
14 10 (22.73%) Toad
14 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
15 9 (20.45%) JIRA
15 9 (20.45%) WCF
16 7 (15.91%) HTML
16 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
16 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
17 6 (13.64%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (77.27%) Visual Studio
2 21 (47.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (22.73%) Toad
4 9 (20.45%) JIRA
5 4 (9.09%) ReSharper
6 3 (6.82%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 18 (40.91%) Senior Developer
4 15 (34.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 11 (25.00%) Systems Developer
6 10 (22.73%) .NET Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) Graduate
9 5 (11.36%) Junior
9 5 (11.36%) Junior Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Junior Oracle Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (6.82%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (6.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 3 (6.82%) Graduate Programmer
11 3 (6.82%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
11 3 (6.82%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (6.82%) Programmer
11 3 (6.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) XML
2 23 (52.27%) .NET
3 21 (47.73%) Web Services
4 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
5 9 (20.45%) WCF
6 7 (15.91%) HTML
7 6 (13.64%) XSD
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 15 (34.09%) Project Management
3 11 (25.00%) Information Security
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (25.00%) System Testing
4 6 (13.64%) UML
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) C#
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 26 (59.09%) VB
3 11 (25.00%) VB6
4 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
5 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.64%) C++
6 6 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCPD
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
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