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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 240 238 224
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 17 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.031% 0.067%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% 0.18% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% +5.18%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
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
1156 1121 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.48% 17.25% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 836 912
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +12 17 £45,000 +26.76% 1
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 48 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 42 (75.00%) C#
3 41 (73.21%) XML
4 37 (66.07%) .NET
5 35 (62.50%) Oracle
6 34 (60.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (57.14%) SQL
7 32 (57.14%) VB
8 29 (51.79%) Software Engineering
9 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
10 24 (42.86%) Web Services
11 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
12 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
12 19 (33.93%) Project Management
13 18 (32.14%) HTML
14 11 (19.64%) Information Security
14 11 (19.64%) MS Office
14 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
14 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
14 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (19.64%) System Testing
15 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
15 10 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (17.86%) Toad
15 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
15 10 (17.86%) MVC
15 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (17.86%) VB6
15 10 (17.86%) Oracle APEX
16 8 (14.29%) WCF

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Office
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 34 (60.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (17.86%) Toad
4 7 (12.50%) JIRA
5 3 (5.36%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 24 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 22 (39.29%) Senior Developer
4 19 (33.93%) Software Developer
5 15 (26.79%) Senior Software Developer
6 11 (19.64%) Systems Developer
7 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Junior
7 8 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Graduate
8 7 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (12.50%) C# Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (10.71%) Programmer
9 6 (10.71%) Analyst
9 6 (10.71%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
9 6 (10.71%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (73.21%) XML
2 37 (66.07%) .NET
3 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
4 24 (42.86%) Web Services
5 18 (32.14%) HTML
6 8 (14.29%) WCF
7 7 (12.50%) ADO.NET
7 7 (12.50%) XSD
8 3 (5.36%) Ajax
8 3 (5.36%) SOAP
9 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Android
1 7 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Software Engineering
2 19 (33.93%) Project Management
3 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (19.64%) Information Security
3 11 (19.64%) System Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
4 10 (17.86%) MVC
5 7 (12.50%) UML
5 7 (12.50%) Android Development
5 7 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) C#
2 32 (57.14%) SQL
2 32 (57.14%) VB
3 10 (17.86%) VB6
3 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.50%) C++
5 7 (12.50%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) MCP
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCPD
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Oracle
2 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
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