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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 75 88 99
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 46 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.66% 2.17% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.49% 12.31% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 17
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +0.63%
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
279 325 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.12% 17.63% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 237 281 235
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +24 15 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Chester - 9 £24,500 - 1
Macclesfield -6 8 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Wilmslow - 2 £40,000 - 2
Team Foundation Server
North West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 86 (73.50%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (67.52%) C#
2 79 (67.52%) .NET
3 72 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 67 (57.26%) SQL
5 63 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 60 (51.28%) HTML
7 53 (45.30%) Microsoft
8 49 (41.88%) CSS
9 48 (41.03%) MVC
10 47 (40.17%) Visual Studio
10 47 (40.17%) jQuery
11 44 (37.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 44 (37.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (36.75%) Windows
13 40 (34.19%) Finance
14 38 (32.48%) JavaScript
15 34 (29.06%) MS Excel
16 33 (28.21%) Scrum
16 33 (28.21%) .NET Framework
17 32 (27.35%) WCF
17 32 (27.35%) HTML5
18 27 (23.08%) JSON
18 27 (23.08%) Ajax
18 27 (23.08%) VB.NET
19 26 (22.22%) Software Testing
20 25 (21.37%) TDD
20 25 (21.37%) ISEB
20 25 (21.37%) T-SQL
21 24 (20.51%) LINQ

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (14.53%) NServiceBus
2 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (29.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) ATM
2 1 (0.85%) LAN
2 1 (0.85%) WAN
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 44 (37.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (40.17%) Visual Studio
2 22 (18.80%) Selenium
3 20 (17.09%) MSTest
4 17 (14.53%) SpecFlow
4 17 (14.53%) JIRA
5 16 (13.68%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (3.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Law
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (59.83%) Developer
2 50 (42.74%) .NET Developer
3 43 (36.75%) Analyst
4 27 (23.08%) Test Analyst
5 22 (18.80%) C# Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Tester
6 18 (15.38%) Programmer
7 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (14.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (13.68%) .NET Programmer
8 16 (13.68%) QA Tester
9 15 (12.82%) Analyst Programmer
10 14 (11.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (11.11%) Software Tester
11 13 (11.11%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 10 (8.55%) Software Consultant
12 10 (8.55%) QA Consultant
12 10 (8.55%) Consultant
12 10 (8.55%) Test Consultant
13 5 (4.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (67.52%) .NET
2 72 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 60 (51.28%) HTML
4 49 (41.88%) CSS
5 47 (40.17%) jQuery
6 44 (37.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (28.21%) .NET Framework
8 32 (27.35%) WCF
8 32 (27.35%) HTML5
9 27 (23.08%) JSON
9 27 (23.08%) Ajax
10 24 (20.51%) LINQ
11 22 (18.80%) AngularJS
11 22 (18.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (17.09%) CSS3
13 19 (16.24%) Castle Windsor
14 18 (15.38%) NHibernate
14 18 (15.38%) Web Services
15 16 (13.68%) Entity Framework
16 15 (12.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.56%) Tandem
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.75%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.85%) Android
3 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (73.50%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.03%) MVC
3 33 (28.21%) Scrum
4 26 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 25 (21.37%) TDD
6 24 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (18.80%) Performance Testing
7 22 (18.80%) SOA
8 19 (16.24%) Unit Testing
9 17 (14.53%) Test Scripting
10 16 (13.68%) Release Management
11 15 (12.82%) Manual Testing
12 13 (11.11%) MVVM
12 13 (11.11%) Mentoring
13 11 (9.40%) OO
14 10 (8.55%) Regression Testing
15 8 (6.84%) SEO
15 8 (6.84%) Market Research
15 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (6.84%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (67.52%) C#
2 67 (57.26%) SQL
3 38 (32.48%) JavaScript
4 27 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 25 (21.37%) T-SQL
6 12 (10.26%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.42%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) Java
8 1 (0.85%) VBScript
8 1 (0.85%) XAML
8 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (21.37%) ISEB
2 6 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.71%) Degree
3 2 (1.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.66%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (17.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (45.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle
3 1 (0.85%) IBM
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe
3 1 (0.85%) Citrix
3 1 (0.85%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 8% pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + depending on exp (inc good bens)
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford
First Recruitment Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago