The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 204 191
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.028% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.87% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 26
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27%  

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

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 749 916 694
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.61% 20.63% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 653 749 594
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in West Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in West Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +15 1 £39,000 -13.33%
VSS/SourceSafe
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) F# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft