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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 242 238 222
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 18 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% 0.47% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 8
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
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
1221 1070 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.29% 17.26% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 824 938
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
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 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 24 December 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 24 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
West Yorkshire +13 17 £45,000 +91.48% 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 44 (73.33%) C#
3 43 (71.67%) XML
4 39 (65.00%) .NET
5 37 (61.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (53.33%) Oracle
7 31 (51.67%) VB
8 30 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 29 (48.33%) SQL
10 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
11 25 (41.67%) Software Engineering
12 23 (38.33%) HTML
13 21 (35.00%) Web Services
14 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
15 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
16 16 (26.67%) Project Management
16 16 (26.67%) MVC
16 16 (26.67%) Unit Testing
16 16 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (21.67%) MS Office
17 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (21.67%) Android
17 13 (21.67%) Apple iOS
17 13 (21.67%) Android Development
17 13 (21.67%) iOS Development
18 11 (18.33%) ADO.NET
18 11 (18.33%) SharePoint
18 11 (18.33%) Information Security
18 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (18.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (21.67%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS Project
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 50 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 37 (61.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (16.67%) Toad
4 9 (15.00%) JIRA
5 3 (5.00%) ReSharper
5 3 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (86.67%) Developer
2 23 (38.33%) .NET Developer
3 19 (31.67%) Software Developer
3 19 (31.67%) Senior Developer
4 15 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Systems Developer
6 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Junior
7 9 (15.00%) C# Developer
7 9 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Graduate
9 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
10 5 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (6.67%) Junior Oracle Developer
12 3 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
12 3 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 3 (5.00%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (71.67%) XML
2 39 (65.00%) .NET
3 30 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (38.33%) HTML
5 21 (35.00%) Web Services
6 11 (18.33%) ADO.NET
7 8 (13.33%) WCF
8 6 (10.00%) XSD
9 5 (8.33%) Ajax
9 5 (8.33%) SOAP
10 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Android
1 13 (21.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 16 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (26.67%) Project Management
2 16 (26.67%) MVC
2 16 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 13 (21.67%) Android Development
3 13 (21.67%) iOS Development
4 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (18.33%) Information Security
4 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.33%) System Testing
5 6 (10.00%) UML
6 3 (5.00%) Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.33%) Scrum
7 2 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (1.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) C#
2 31 (51.67%) VB
3 29 (48.33%) SQL
4 10 (16.67%) VB6
4 10 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
6 6 (10.00%) C++
6 6 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) MCP
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) MCPD
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Oracle
2 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
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