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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 102 102 167
Rank change year-on-year
0 +65
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 167 165 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.40% 2.54% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.60% 17.21% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 156 159 96
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
1228 959 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.65% 14.78% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 842 1151
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -33 96 £42,500 +21.42% 25
Cheshire +35 67 £37,500 - 8
Merseyside +11 4 £38,000 +1.33% 8
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 273 (72.99%) .NET
2 263 (70.32%) C#
3 246 (65.78%) Agile Software Development
4 231 (61.76%) ASP.NET
5 206 (55.08%) MVC
6 191 (51.07%) SQL
7 187 (50.00%) HTML
8 175 (46.79%) SQL Server
9 165 (44.12%) CSS
10 139 (37.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 131 (35.03%) WCF
12 128 (34.22%) JavaScript
13 119 (31.82%) Scrum
14 113 (30.21%) jQuery
14 113 (30.21%) .NET Framework
15 112 (29.95%) TDD
16 108 (28.88%) Finance
17 105 (28.07%) Microsoft
18 95 (25.40%) Windows
19 90 (24.06%) SQL Server 2008
20 87 (23.26%) Web Services
21 80 (21.39%) T-SQL
22 78 (20.86%) SOA
23 73 (19.52%) Degree
24 71 (18.98%) JSON
25 68 (18.18%) Visual Studio
26 67 (17.91%) XML
27 64 (17.11%) SOAP
28 56 (14.97%) OO
28 56 (14.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 41 (10.96%) IIS
2 29 (7.75%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.42%) NServiceBus
4 19 (5.08%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.41%) WordPress
5 9 (2.41%) JBoss
5 9 (2.41%) CMS
6 8 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.34%) Drupal
8 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.27%) Lync
10 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 54 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 7 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.43%) HTTP
2 14 (3.74%) Intranet
3 9 (2.41%) Wireless
4 7 (1.87%) Internet
5 5 (1.34%) LAN
5 5 (1.34%) WAN
6 1 (0.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (46.79%) SQL Server
2 90 (24.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (9.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (8.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (8.02%) Relational Database
6 29 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.14%) MySQL
9 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.34%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (1.34%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.34%) OLAP
11 3 (0.80%) MS Access
12 2 (0.53%) DTS
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 68 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 29 (7.75%) Selenium
3 24 (6.42%) SpecFlow
4 22 (5.88%) JIRA
5 21 (5.61%) Git (software)
6 13 (3.48%) MSTest
6 13 (3.48%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (2.41%) Grunt
7 9 (2.41%) MSBuild
8 6 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.34%) NUnit
10 4 (1.07%) Subversion
11 3 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.27%) JUnit
12 1 (0.27%) Maven
12 1 (0.27%) Xcode
General
1 108 (28.88%) Finance
2 11 (2.94%) Retail
3 9 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.80%) Advertising
6 2 (0.53%) Law
6 2 (0.53%) Games
6 2 (0.53%) Electronics
6 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 240 (64.17%) Developer
2 149 (39.84%) .NET Developer
3 85 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 72 (19.25%) Senior Developer
5 71 (18.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 56 (14.97%) Analyst
7 52 (13.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 42 (11.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (10.70%) Senior .NET Developer
10 32 (8.56%) Test Analyst
11 29 (7.75%) Web Developer
12 27 (7.22%) Senior C# Developer
13 26 (6.95%) Programmer
14 24 (6.42%) .NET Programmer
14 24 (6.42%) Software Developer
15 22 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
16 20 (5.35%) .NET Analyst Programmer
17 19 (5.08%) .NET Web Developer
17 19 (5.08%) Lead Developer
18 18 (4.81%) Defect Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (72.99%) .NET
2 231 (61.76%) ASP.NET
3 187 (50.00%) HTML
4 165 (44.12%) CSS
5 139 (37.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 131 (35.03%) WCF
7 113 (30.21%) jQuery
7 113 (30.21%) .NET Framework
8 87 (23.26%) Web Services
9 71 (18.98%) JSON
10 67 (17.91%) XML
11 64 (17.11%) SOAP
12 56 (14.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 51 (13.64%) LINQ
14 42 (11.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 39 (10.43%) HTML5
15 39 (10.43%) Sass
16 36 (9.63%) CSS3
16 36 (9.63%) WPF
17 30 (8.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.30%) Enterprise Software
2 42 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (10.70%) N-Tier
4 18 (4.81%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.34%) Data Extraction
8 5 (1.34%) W3C
8 5 (1.34%) Statistics
8 5 (1.34%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.53%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.53%) Interactive TV
9 2 (0.53%) User Experience
10 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.27%) PMI
10 1 (0.27%) EFT
10 1 (0.27%) NHS
10 1 (0.27%) AS400
10 1 (0.27%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 95 (25.40%) Windows
2 10 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.07%) Android
6 2 (0.53%) Linux
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.27%) UNIX
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (65.78%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (55.08%) MVC
3 119 (31.82%) Scrum
4 112 (29.95%) TDD
5 78 (20.86%) SOA
6 56 (14.97%) OO
7 48 (12.83%) Unit Testing
8 42 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (10.96%) Software Testing
10 37 (9.89%) Domain-Driven Design
11 28 (7.49%) Performance Testing
11 28 (7.49%) Mentoring
12 26 (6.95%) Test Management
12 26 (6.95%) Test Scripting
13 24 (6.42%) Migration
13 24 (6.42%) Test Strategy
14 23 (6.15%) Manual Testing
14 23 (6.15%) OOD
15 22 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
15 22 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 263 (70.32%) C#
2 191 (51.07%) SQL
3 128 (34.22%) JavaScript
4 80 (21.39%) T-SQL
5 32 (8.56%) VB.NET
6 29 (7.75%) PowerShell
7 20 (5.35%) Java
8 13 (3.48%) Delphi
9 11 (2.94%) VB
9 11 (2.94%) PHP
10 10 (2.67%) XPath
11 8 (2.14%) VBScript
11 8 (2.14%) C++
12 2 (0.53%) C
12 2 (0.53%) VBA
13 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.27%) Perl
13 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 73 (19.52%) Degree
2 49 (13.10%) ISEB
3 48 (12.83%) ISTQB
4 20 (5.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.80%) MCP
8 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) HND
9 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.70%) QA
2 13 (3.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) GAMP
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (1.07%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (4.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 105 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.01%) Sitecore
2 15 (4.01%) VMware
3 13 (3.48%) Embarcadero
4 9 (2.41%) Oracle
5 5 (1.34%) Citrix
5 5 (1.34%) Zend
6 2 (0.53%) Google
6 2 (0.53%) Apple
6 2 (0.53%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.27%) IBM
7 1 (0.27%) HP
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitefield, Manchester (M45)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 40k (DOE)
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Reduced Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus + healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Clifford Sells
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago