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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 122 113 152
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +39
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 137 153 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.12% 2.21% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.02% 15.15% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 132 136 85
Average salary £39,388 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.03% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Team Foundation Server
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1243 1010 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.20% 14.57% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 868 975
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Team Foundation Server Salary Trend in the North West

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Team Foundation Server Salary Histogram in the North West

Team Foundation Server
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Manchester -10 81 £40,000 - 17
Cheshire -10 40 £40,000 +28.00% 4
Lancashire 0 13 £30,000 -
Merseyside +14 2 £33,250 +2.30% 1
Cumbria -5 1 £35,000 +62.79%
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 240 (76.92%) .NET
2 214 (68.59%) C#
3 194 (62.18%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (61.22%) ASP.NET
5 163 (52.24%) HTML
6 162 (51.92%) SQL
7 161 (51.60%) MVC
8 147 (47.12%) SQL Server
9 144 (46.15%) CSS
10 130 (41.67%) JavaScript
11 116 (37.18%) jQuery
12 115 (36.86%) Microsoft
13 113 (36.22%) .NET Framework
14 102 (32.69%) WCF
14 102 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
15 91 (29.17%) Windows
16 80 (25.64%) Scrum
17 78 (25.00%) Finance
18 74 (23.72%) Entity Framework
19 71 (22.76%) Visual Studio
20 69 (22.12%) SDLC
21 66 (21.15%) Web Services
21 66 (21.15%) TDD
22 65 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
23 63 (20.19%) T-SQL
24 62 (19.87%) Ajax
25 61 (19.55%) LINQ
25 61 (19.55%) MS Excel
26 60 (19.23%) HTML5
27 59 (18.91%) OO

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 32 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 23 (7.37%) CMS
3 13 (4.17%) IIS
4 8 (2.56%) Kentico
5 7 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.92%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.28%) WordPress
7 4 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.64%) Apache
9 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 61 (19.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.21%) MS Office
3 6 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.64%) InDesign
6 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.28%) Yammer
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.77%) Internet
2 15 (4.81%) Intranet
3 11 (3.53%) HTTP
4 4 (1.28%) ATM
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (47.12%) SQL Server
2 65 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.96%) QlikView
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.64%) MySQL
10 2 (0.64%) DTS
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 71 (22.76%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.41%) Subversion
3 18 (5.77%) MSTest
4 13 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (3.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (3.21%) NUnit
6 9 (2.88%) Selenium
6 9 (2.88%) HP UFT
7 7 (2.24%) JIRA
8 6 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (1.92%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.96%) Grunt
11 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.64%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.64%) FxCop
11 2 (0.64%) StyleCop
11 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.32%) WinRunner
12 1 (0.32%) TestDirector
General
1 78 (25.00%) Finance
2 24 (7.69%) Games
3 11 (3.53%) Banking
4 9 (2.88%) Retail
5 5 (1.60%) Legal
6 2 (0.64%) Marketing
6 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 218 (69.87%) Developer
2 121 (38.78%) .NET Developer
3 89 (28.53%) C# Developer
4 78 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (24.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 64 (20.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (15.38%) Senior Developer
8 36 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
9 34 (10.90%) Senior .NET Developer
10 32 (10.26%) Lead Developer
11 30 (9.62%) Analyst
11 30 (9.62%) Software Developer
12 29 (9.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (8.01%) Web Developer
14 21 (6.73%) Tester
15 19 (6.09%) Test Analyst
16 14 (4.49%) Software Tester
17 13 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
17 13 (4.17%) Graduate
17 13 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (76.92%) .NET
2 191 (61.22%) ASP.NET
3 163 (52.24%) HTML
4 144 (46.15%) CSS
5 116 (37.18%) jQuery
6 113 (36.22%) .NET Framework
7 102 (32.69%) WCF
7 102 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 74 (23.72%) Entity Framework
9 66 (21.15%) Web Services
10 62 (19.87%) Ajax
11 61 (19.55%) LINQ
12 60 (19.23%) HTML5
13 59 (18.91%) WPF
14 51 (16.35%) XML
15 40 (12.82%) AngularJS
16 36 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 32 (10.26%) JSON
18 29 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web API
19 27 (8.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.09%) N-Tier
3 18 (5.77%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.24%) W3C
5 7 (2.24%) User Experience
6 6 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.60%) NHS
7 5 (1.60%) Tandem
8 4 (1.28%) Informatics
8 4 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.64%) PMI
9 2 (0.64%) Interactive TV
9 2 (0.64%) Replication
10 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.32%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 91 (29.17%) Windows
2 16 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.60%) Android
4 4 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.96%) Linux
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (62.18%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (51.60%) MVC
3 80 (25.64%) Scrum
4 69 (22.12%) SDLC
5 66 (21.15%) TDD
6 59 (18.91%) OO
7 53 (16.99%) Unit Testing
8 34 (10.90%) SOA
9 29 (9.29%) Software Testing
10 24 (7.69%) Waterfall
11 23 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (6.41%) Web Development
13 19 (6.09%) Software Architecture
14 18 (5.77%) Mentoring
14 18 (5.77%) Test Scripting
15 17 (5.45%) MVVM
16 16 (5.13%) OOP
17 15 (4.81%) Domain-Driven Design
18 14 (4.49%) Release Management
18 14 (4.49%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 214 (68.59%) C#
2 162 (51.92%) SQL
3 130 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 63 (20.19%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.05%) VB.NET
6 19 (6.09%) C++
7 18 (5.77%) Java
8 16 (5.13%) PHP
9 11 (3.53%) C
10 6 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.64%) Delphi
12 2 (0.64%) VB
12 2 (0.64%) XAML
12 2 (0.64%) VBA
12 2 (0.64%) Python
12 2 (0.64%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.64%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.32%) X++
Qualifications
1 58 (18.59%) Degree
2 32 (10.26%) ISEB
3 23 (7.37%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.64%) MCP
7 2 (0.64%) MCSE
8 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.90%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.64%) GAMP
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 115 (36.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.81%) Oracle
3 8 (2.56%) Google
4 7 (2.24%) Zend
4 7 (2.24%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.60%) Capita
5 5 (1.60%) Apigee
6 4 (1.28%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.28%) Adobe
7 3 (0.96%) LexisNexis
8 2 (0.64%) HP
8 2 (0.64%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.32%) Perforce
9 1 (0.32%) RedDot
9 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.32%) Unisys
9 1 (0.32%) IBM
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