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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 215 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 40 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.094% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.53% 0.57% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 5 13
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 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 881 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.30% 16.51% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 910 701 681
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
West Yorkshire -10 26 £33,000 -26.66% 5
South Yorkshire - 14 £32,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 38 (74.51%) .NET
2 34 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 34 (66.67%) C#
3 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 32 (62.75%) SQL Server
5 27 (52.94%) XML
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 24 (47.06%) HTML
7 23 (45.10%) SQL
8 21 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (35.29%) Unit Testing
9 18 (35.29%) MS Office
10 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 17 (33.33%) VB
11 16 (31.37%) Oracle
12 15 (29.41%) SharePoint
12 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (27.45%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (27.45%) MVC
14 13 (25.49%) Apple iOS
14 13 (25.49%) Android Development
14 13 (25.49%) iOS Development
14 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (25.49%) Android
15 11 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (21.57%) System Testing
15 11 (21.57%) Information Security
16 10 (19.61%) Toad
16 10 (19.61%) JavaScript

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Office
2 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (62.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 21 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (19.61%) Toad
3 10 (19.61%) JIRA
4 6 (11.76%) Subversion
5 2 (3.92%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Law
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 15 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 14 (27.45%) Junior
4 14 (27.45%) Junior Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Systems Developer
6 9 (17.65%) Graduate
7 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (13.73%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
8 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
8 7 (13.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (13.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
10 5 (9.80%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (9.80%) Junior Software Developer
11 4 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (7.84%) Junior Oracle Developer
11 4 (7.84%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (74.51%) .NET
2 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 27 (52.94%) XML
4 24 (47.06%) HTML
5 9 (17.65%) ADO.NET
6 8 (15.69%) Web Services
7 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
7 7 (13.73%) WCF
8 5 (9.80%) jQuery
8 5 (9.80%) Ajax
8 5 (9.80%) SOAP
8 5 (9.80%) XSD
9 4 (7.84%) CSS
9 4 (7.84%) WinForms
10 1 (1.96%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
1 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Android
1 13 (25.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Unit Testing
2 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) MVC
3 14 (27.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (25.49%) Android Development
4 13 (25.49%) iOS Development
5 11 (21.57%) System Testing
5 11 (21.57%) Information Security
5 11 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.76%) UML
8 4 (7.84%) Workflow
8 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.88%) Migration
9 3 (5.88%) OO
9 3 (5.88%) Project Management
10 2 (3.92%) Change Management
10 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.92%) Scrum
10 2 (3.92%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) C#
2 23 (45.10%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) VB
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.61%) PL/SQL
5 9 (17.65%) VB6
6 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
7 5 (9.80%) C++
7 5 (9.80%) Java
8 4 (7.84%) VBA
8 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) MCP
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) MCPD
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Metastorm
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