Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 340 - 357
Rank change year-on-year - +357 -20
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.029% - 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
North West median annual salary £32,000 - £42,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

VSS/SourceSafe is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,215 2,894 2,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.32% 22.62% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,801 2,306 2,251
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.06%

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing VSS/SourceSafe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the North West

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the North West

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 £32,000 - 2
VSS/SourceSafe
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 3 (100.00%) OOCSS
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 3 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) OOCSS
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL