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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 87 80 150
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +70
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 212 224 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.10% 3.01% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.81% 17.40% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 200 204 87
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £38,000
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
1261 1287 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.45% 17.30% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1104 865
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -5 111 £38,500 -9.41% 21
Cheshire -17 62 £40,500 +15.71% 10
Lancashire +31 30 £30,459 +12.80% 8
Merseyside -2 6 £28,000 -34.11% 6
Cumbria - 1 £35,000 -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 213 (63.20%) .NET
2 184 (54.60%) SQL
2 184 (54.60%) SQL Server
3 162 (48.07%) C#
4 147 (43.62%) HTML
5 141 (41.84%) ASP.NET
6 133 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
7 132 (39.17%) CSS
8 123 (36.50%) JavaScript
9 118 (35.01%) MVC
10 113 (33.53%) Microsoft
11 93 (27.60%) jQuery
12 81 (24.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 81 (24.04%) Visual Studio
13 79 (23.44%) Windows
13 79 (23.44%) Finance
14 78 (23.15%) .NET Framework
15 73 (21.66%) WCF
15 73 (21.66%) T-SQL
16 68 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 66 (19.58%) Web Services
18 64 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 62 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 61 (18.10%) SharePoint
21 59 (17.51%) XML
22 58 (17.21%) Entity Framework
23 57 (16.91%) SDLC
24 56 (16.62%) HTML5
24 56 (16.62%) ETL
24 56 (16.62%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 61 (18.10%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.82%) CMS
3 19 (5.64%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (4.45%) IIS
5 11 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.37%) Kentico
7 6 (1.78%) WordPress
8 5 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.19%) Apache
10 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.89%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.89%) Node.js
11 2 (0.59%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.30%) Drupal
12 1 (0.30%) Mule
12 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 55 (16.32%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.45%) MS Office
2 15 (4.45%) PowerPivot
3 6 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.48%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.59%) InDesign
7 2 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Heroku
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.93%) Internet
2 13 (3.86%) Intranet
3 4 (1.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) SSL
4 1 (0.30%) ATM
4 1 (0.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (54.60%) SQL Server
2 81 (24.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (12.46%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (11.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (8.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (7.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (7.42%) Relational Database
9 21 (6.23%) SQL Server 2000
10 15 (4.45%) RDBMS
10 15 (4.45%) Microsoft Power View
11 10 (2.97%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.78%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.19%) MySQL
14 3 (0.89%) QlikView
15 2 (0.59%) DTS
15 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 81 (24.04%) Visual Studio
2 49 (14.54%) Subversion
3 35 (10.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 29 (8.61%) Git (software)
5 19 (5.64%) Mercurial
6 15 (4.45%) MSTest
7 13 (3.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (3.26%) Grunt
9 9 (2.67%) Bower
9 9 (2.67%) gulp
10 8 (2.37%) NUnit
11 6 (1.78%) JIRA
11 6 (1.78%) HP UFT
12 5 (1.48%) Bugzilla
13 4 (1.19%) Selenium
14 3 (0.89%) Jenkins
15 2 (0.59%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.59%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.59%) ReSharper
15 2 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 79 (23.44%) Finance
2 29 (8.61%) Games
3 16 (4.75%) Banking
4 15 (4.45%) Retail
5 6 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.48%) Marketing
6 5 (1.48%) Legal
7 2 (0.59%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 223 (66.17%) Developer
2 80 (23.74%) .NET Developer
3 72 (21.36%) C# Developer
4 66 (19.58%) Senior Developer
5 57 (16.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 52 (15.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (14.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 43 (12.76%) Analyst
9 38 (11.28%) SQL Developer
10 37 (10.98%) Web Developer
11 33 (9.79%) Software Developer
12 32 (9.50%) Senior C# Developer
13 31 (9.20%) Lead Developer
14 27 (8.01%) Senior .NET Developer
15 26 (7.72%) Test Analyst
16 25 (7.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 17 (5.04%) Senior SQL Developer
17 17 (5.04%) Tester
18 14 (4.15%) Senior Web Developer
19 13 (3.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (63.20%) .NET
2 147 (43.62%) HTML
3 141 (41.84%) ASP.NET
4 132 (39.17%) CSS
5 93 (27.60%) jQuery
6 78 (23.15%) .NET Framework
7 73 (21.66%) WCF
8 66 (19.58%) Web Services
9 62 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 59 (17.51%) XML
11 58 (17.21%) Entity Framework
12 56 (16.62%) HTML5
12 56 (16.62%) Ajax
13 47 (13.95%) WPF
13 47 (13.95%) LINQ
14 44 (13.06%) AngularJS
15 33 (9.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 31 (9.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (7.72%) RESTful
18 25 (7.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.45%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.56%) NHS
4 10 (2.97%) User Experience
4 10 (2.97%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.37%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.37%) Replication
6 7 (2.08%) W3C
7 6 (1.78%) PMI
7 6 (1.78%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.19%) Tandem
8 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.89%) Clustering
10 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.30%) Informatics
10 1 (0.30%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 79 (23.44%) Windows
2 18 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (2.08%) Android
4 6 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.59%) Linux
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (35.01%) MVC
3 57 (16.91%) SDLC
4 56 (16.62%) ETL
5 52 (15.43%) OO
6 48 (14.24%) TDD
7 47 (13.95%) Scrum
8 39 (11.57%) Unit Testing
9 36 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (8.61%) Web Development
10 29 (8.61%) Test Scripting
11 28 (8.31%) Software Testing
11 28 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (7.72%) Waterfall
13 24 (7.12%) Data Management
14 19 (5.64%) Data Modelling
15 18 (5.34%) Validation
16 17 (5.04%) Migration
16 17 (5.04%) Mentoring
17 16 (4.75%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 184 (54.60%) SQL
2 162 (48.07%) C#
3 123 (36.50%) JavaScript
4 73 (21.66%) T-SQL
5 22 (6.53%) PHP
5 22 (6.53%) Java
6 18 (5.34%) C++
6 18 (5.34%) VB.NET
6 18 (5.34%) PowerShell
7 16 (4.75%) C
8 13 (3.86%) Python
8 13 (3.86%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.78%) VB
10 3 (0.89%) XAML
11 2 (0.59%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.59%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.59%) VBA
11 2 (0.59%) VBScript
12 1 (0.30%) VB6
12 1 (0.30%) LINC
Qualifications
1 42 (12.46%) Degree
2 33 (9.79%) ISEB
3 20 (5.93%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (1.78%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.59%) MCP
9 2 (0.59%) MCSE
9 2 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.72%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 21 (6.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 113 (33.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.45%) Tableau
3 14 (4.15%) Oracle
4 7 (2.08%) Xamarin
4 7 (2.08%) Capita
4 7 (2.08%) Zend
5 6 (1.78%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.48%) Google
7 4 (1.19%) HP
8 3 (0.89%) Hitachi
8 3 (0.89%) Adobe
8 3 (0.89%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.89%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.59%) Apigee
9 2 (0.59%) Unisys
9 2 (0.59%) IBM
9 2 (0.59%) Telerik
10 1 (0.30%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.30%) Perforce
10 1 (0.30%) RedDot
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Company Bonus, Generous Pension Scheme
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