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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 237 249 251
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 17 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.26% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 1.56% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 2
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.88% -
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
1291 1157 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.59% 16.56% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1036 853
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 0 14 £33,000 -26.66%
North Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (53.85%) Cisco
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) CCNA
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 8 (30.77%) DHCP
4 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 8 (30.77%) VPN
4 8 (30.77%) Toad
4 8 (30.77%) DNS
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) VB
4 8 (30.77%) VB.NET
4 8 (30.77%) Information Security
4 8 (30.77%) Financial Institution
4 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) System Testing
4 8 (30.77%) JIRA

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (30.77%) DHCP
3 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 8 (30.77%) VLAN
3 8 (30.77%) VPN
4 6 (23.08%) BGP
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
4 6 (23.08%) MPLS
4 6 (23.08%) OSPF
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
4 6 (23.08%) Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
6 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (30.77%) Subversion
2 8 (30.77%) Toad
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL Developer
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Systems Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Network Operations Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Graduate
6 4 (15.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
1 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 8 (30.77%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Information Security
1 8 (30.77%) System Testing
1 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
1 12 (46.15%) Java
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) VB
2 8 (30.77%) VB.NET
2 8 (30.77%) VB6
3 4 (15.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CCNA
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) CCDA
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
4 1 (3.85%) CCSA
4 1 (3.85%) CCSE
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
3 7 (26.92%) Juniper
4 6 (23.08%) Aruba
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) F5
7 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.85%) NetApp