The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 69 86 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +21
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 52 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.96% 2.12% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.06% 12.46% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -
Team Foundation Server
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
288 297 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.39% 17.02% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 249 265 229
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cheshire region.

Team Foundation Server Salary Trend in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Team Foundation Server Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Warrington +19 13 £31,250 -21.87% 3
Chester - 9 £24,500 - 1
Macclesfield -13 8 £33,000 +15.78% 1
Wilmslow -1 4 £40,000 +77.77%
Knutsford - 1 £27,500 -
Team Foundation Server
North West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Team Foundation Server 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 Team Foundation Server.

1 97 (74.62%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (69.23%) C#
2 90 (69.23%) .NET
3 81 (62.31%) ASP.NET
4 78 (60.00%) SQL
5 66 (50.77%) HTML
5 66 (50.77%) SQL Server
6 57 (43.85%) MVC
7 56 (43.08%) Microsoft
8 54 (41.54%) Visual Studio
9 53 (40.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 49 (37.69%) CSS
11 47 (36.15%) Windows
12 46 (35.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 46 (35.38%) jQuery
13 44 (33.85%) Finance
14 40 (30.77%) JavaScript
15 37 (28.46%) WCF
16 36 (27.69%) .NET Framework
16 36 (27.69%) Scrum
17 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
18 32 (24.62%) HTML5
19 29 (22.31%) JSON
20 28 (21.54%) Software Testing
21 27 (20.77%) TDD
21 27 (20.77%) ISEB
21 27 (20.77%) VB.NET
21 27 (20.77%) QA
21 27 (20.77%) Continuous Integration
22 26 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Team Foundation Server 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 Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (14.62%) NServiceBus
2 16 (12.31%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.08%) IIS
4 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.77%) CMS
4 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) ATM
2 3 (2.31%) LAN
2 3 (2.31%) WAN
3 2 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 46 (35.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.77%) DTS
Development Applications
1 54 (41.54%) Visual Studio
2 24 (18.46%) Selenium
3 19 (14.62%) SpecFlow
4 18 (13.85%) MSTest
5 17 (13.08%) JIRA
6 16 (12.31%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 44 (33.85%) Finance
2 2 (1.54%) Law
3 1 (0.77%) Legal
3 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.77%) Advertising
3 1 (0.77%) Retail
3 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 75 (57.69%) Developer
2 56 (43.08%) .NET Developer
3 49 (37.69%) Analyst
4 30 (23.08%) Test Analyst
5 21 (16.15%) C# Developer
6 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (15.38%) Programmer
7 18 (13.85%) .NET Programmer
8 17 (13.08%) Analyst Programmer
8 17 (13.08%) Tester
9 16 (12.31%) QA Tester
10 15 (11.54%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 15 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (10.00%) Software Tester
12 12 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (7.69%) QA Consultant
13 10 (7.69%) Test Consultant
13 10 (7.69%) Software Consultant
13 10 (7.69%) Consultant
14 6 (4.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (69.23%) .NET
2 81 (62.31%) ASP.NET
3 66 (50.77%) HTML
4 53 (40.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (37.69%) CSS
6 46 (35.38%) jQuery
7 37 (28.46%) WCF
8 36 (27.69%) .NET Framework
9 32 (24.62%) HTML5
10 29 (22.31%) JSON
11 24 (18.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 23 (17.69%) Ajax
12 23 (17.69%) LINQ
13 22 (16.92%) AngularJS
13 22 (16.92%) Web Services
14 21 (16.15%) Castle Windsor
15 20 (15.38%) CSS3
15 20 (15.38%) NHibernate
16 16 (12.31%) XML
16 16 (12.31%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.92%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.31%) Tandem
4 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 47 (36.15%) Windows
2 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.77%) Android
3 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (74.62%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (43.85%) MVC
3 36 (27.69%) Scrum
4 28 (21.54%) Software Testing
5 27 (20.77%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (20.77%) TDD
6 25 (19.23%) Performance Testing
7 22 (16.92%) SOA
8 19 (14.62%) Test Scripting
9 18 (13.85%) Unit Testing
10 17 (13.08%) Manual Testing
11 16 (12.31%) Release Management
12 15 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (10.77%) Mentoring
14 13 (10.00%) MVVM
14 13 (10.00%) Regression Testing
15 11 (8.46%) OO
15 11 (8.46%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (6.92%) Waterfall
16 9 (6.92%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (69.23%) C#
2 78 (60.00%) SQL
3 40 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 27 (20.77%) VB.NET
5 25 (19.23%) T-SQL
6 18 (13.85%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.85%) C++
8 3 (2.31%) VBScript
9 1 (0.77%) VB
9 1 (0.77%) Java
9 1 (0.77%) XAML
9 1 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (20.77%) ISEB
2 9 (6.92%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.31%) Degree
3 3 (2.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.77%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.31%) Terminal Server
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (14.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (43.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.85%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) Citrix
3 4 (3.08%) VMware
4 1 (0.77%) Google
4 1 (0.77%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.77%) Apple
4 1 (0.77%) IBM
4 1 (0.77%) Adobe
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