The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 235 244 217
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 22 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.057% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +39.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £49,250 £33,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +26.78%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1132 1262 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.46% 17.96% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 997 918 806
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
West Yorkshire +4 22 £45,000 +8.43% 4
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 42 (89.36%) Visual Studio
2 41 (87.23%) C#
2 41 (87.23%) XML
3 36 (76.60%) Oracle
4 34 (72.34%) Software Engineering
4 34 (72.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (65.96%) VB
5 31 (65.96%) Web Services
6 30 (63.83%) SQL
6 30 (63.83%) .NET
7 24 (51.06%) Project Management
8 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
9 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
10 10 (21.28%) HTML
11 7 (14.89%) Java
11 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.89%) C++
11 7 (14.89%) XSD
11 7 (14.89%) UML
11 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.89%) VB6
11 7 (14.89%) Degree
11 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
11 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.89%) WCF
12 6 (12.77%) IIS
13 5 (10.64%) MVC
13 5 (10.64%) ReSharper
13 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 6 (12.77%) IIS
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (89.36%) Visual Studio
2 34 (72.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.64%) ReSharper
4 3 (6.38%) Toad
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
1 2 (4.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Developer
2 28 (59.57%) Senior Developer
3 20 (42.55%) .NET Developer
4 16 (34.04%) Software Developer
5 15 (31.91%) Senior Software Developer
6 14 (29.79%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Graduate
7 7 (14.89%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (14.89%) Programmer
7 7 (14.89%) Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Graduate Programmer
7 7 (14.89%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
8 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
8 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Junior Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Systems Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Junior
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (87.23%) XML
2 31 (65.96%) Web Services
3 30 (63.83%) .NET
4 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
5 10 (21.28%) HTML
6 7 (14.89%) XSD
6 7 (14.89%) WCF
7 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET
8 2 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Software Engineering
2 24 (51.06%) Project Management
3 7 (14.89%) UML
3 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.64%) MVC
4 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.51%) System Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Information Security
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) C#
2 31 (65.96%) VB
3 30 (63.83%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) Java
4 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) C++
4 7 (14.89%) VB6
5 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) F5
3 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
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