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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 51 83 103
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +20
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 92 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.63% 2.28% 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.47% 12.22% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 80 37 32
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £33,100 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £35,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
392 311 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.73% 18.68% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 353 280 240
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Wilmslow +2 18 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Warrington -2 15 £32,500 -10.95% 2
Chester - 14 £35,000 -
Crewe - 11 £29,500 -
Macclesfield 0 7 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Runcorn - 2 £43,250 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £30,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £32,500 -
Team Foundation Server
North West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 127 (81.41%) .NET
2 111 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (67.95%) C#
4 95 (60.90%) SQL
5 92 (58.97%) ASP.NET
6 83 (53.21%) HTML
7 77 (49.36%) MVC
8 74 (47.44%) SQL Server
9 69 (44.23%) CSS
10 63 (40.38%) Visual Studio
11 61 (39.10%) .NET Framework
12 60 (38.46%) JavaScript
13 59 (37.82%) WCF
14 57 (36.54%) Web Services
15 56 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (32.05%) jQuery
17 44 (28.21%) Microsoft
18 39 (25.00%) Windows
18 39 (25.00%) TDD
18 39 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 38 (24.36%) Scrum
19 38 (24.36%) MS Excel
20 37 (23.72%) Finance
21 33 (21.15%) T-SQL
22 32 (20.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 30 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (18.59%) CSS3
24 29 (18.59%) HTML5
25 28 (17.95%) AngularJS
25 28 (17.95%) LINQ

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.26%) IIS
3 14 (8.97%) NServiceBus
4 12 (7.69%) CMS
5 11 (7.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (5.77%) JBoss
7 6 (3.85%) Commerce Server
7 6 (3.85%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.85%) Drupal
7 6 (3.85%) Confluence
7 6 (3.85%) concrete5
7 6 (3.85%) WordPress
8 5 (3.21%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (24.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.77%) Wireless
2 4 (2.56%) Intranet
3 3 (1.92%) LAN
3 3 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (47.44%) SQL Server
2 39 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (14.10%) Relational Database
4 17 (10.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.28%) DTS
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.64%) MS Access
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.64%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 63 (40.38%) Visual Studio
2 20 (12.82%) JIRA
3 15 (9.62%) Selenium
4 14 (8.97%) Git (software)
4 14 (8.97%) SpecFlow
5 8 (5.13%) MSTest
5 8 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (2.56%) Subversion
7 3 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (23.72%) Finance
2 16 (10.26%) Retail
3 9 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.21%) Automotive
6 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 102 (65.38%) Developer
2 59 (37.82%) .NET Developer
3 52 (33.33%) Analyst
4 27 (17.31%) Test Analyst
5 26 (16.67%) Programmer
5 26 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
6 24 (15.38%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 24 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
7 20 (12.82%) C# Developer
8 17 (10.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (9.62%) Software Engineer
10 14 (8.97%) Senior Developer
10 14 (8.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
12 11 (7.05%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (6.41%) Senior Test Analyst
13 10 (6.41%) C# Software Engineer
13 10 (6.41%) Developer Analyst
13 10 (6.41%) C# Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (81.41%) .NET
2 92 (58.97%) ASP.NET
3 83 (53.21%) HTML
4 69 (44.23%) CSS
5 61 (39.10%) .NET Framework
6 59 (37.82%) WCF
7 57 (36.54%) Web Services
8 56 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (32.05%) jQuery
10 32 (20.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 29 (18.59%) CSS3
11 29 (18.59%) HTML5
12 28 (17.95%) LINQ
12 28 (17.95%) AngularJS
13 26 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 24 (15.38%) XML
15 19 (12.18%) XSLT
16 18 (11.54%) JSON
17 16 (10.26%) NHibernate
17 16 (10.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.46%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.49%) User Experience
4 6 (3.85%) FMCG
5 4 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.28%) Open Source
6 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.64%) EPoS
7 1 (0.64%) Statistics
7 1 (0.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (4.49%) Android
3 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (49.36%) MVC
3 39 (25.00%) TDD
4 38 (24.36%) Scrum
5 30 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (17.95%) Software Testing
7 25 (16.03%) OO
8 22 (14.10%) Performance Testing
9 20 (12.82%) Manual Testing
10 18 (11.54%) Regression Testing
10 18 (11.54%) Release Management
11 16 (10.26%) Automated Testing
11 16 (10.26%) Software Engineering
12 15 (9.62%) SOA
13 14 (8.97%) Stress Testing
13 14 (8.97%) Integration Testing
13 14 (8.97%) System Testing
13 14 (8.97%) Mentoring
14 12 (7.69%) Test Scripting
14 12 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 106 (67.95%) C#
2 95 (60.90%) SQL
3 60 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 33 (21.15%) T-SQL
5 17 (10.90%) Java
6 12 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.69%) VB
7 11 (7.05%) VB.NET
8 9 (5.77%) XPath
9 5 (3.21%) PHP
10 4 (2.56%) VBScript
11 3 (1.92%) C++
12 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (17.95%) ISEB
2 17 (10.90%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.05%) Degree
4 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) SLA
1 13 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.92%) Terminal Server
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (6.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.05%) Sitecore
3 6 (3.85%) IBM
3 6 (3.85%) ATG
3 6 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.56%) VMware
4 4 (2.56%) Oracle
4 4 (2.56%) Citrix
5 2 (1.28%) Apple
5 2 (1.28%) Google
5 2 (1.28%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.28%) Xamarin
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wilmslow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Home Working / Flex Working Hours
Posted: 22 days ago
Warrington
AppSense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago