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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 98 85 168
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +83
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 171 205 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.64% 2.92% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.47% 18.42% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 148 187 66
Average salary £38,500 £39,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.91% +17.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
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
1182 1113 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.23% 15.84% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 966 918
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 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 27 April 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 27 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
Manchester +1 119 £41,500 -2.35% 11
Cheshire +11 45 £32,500 -3.70% 8
Merseyside -2 4 £26,500 -26.89% 3
Lancashire -1 1 £30,000 -9.09% 1
Cumbria -14 1 £23,000 +6.97%
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 227 (69.42%) .NET
2 222 (67.89%) C#
3 220 (67.28%) Agile Software Development
4 192 (58.72%) ASP.NET
5 166 (50.76%) MVC
6 159 (48.62%) HTML
7 154 (47.09%) SQL
8 141 (43.12%) CSS
9 139 (42.51%) SQL Server
10 117 (35.78%) Microsoft
11 116 (35.47%) jQuery
12 112 (34.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 107 (32.72%) JavaScript
14 105 (32.11%) .NET Framework
15 104 (31.80%) WCF
16 100 (30.58%) Scrum
17 91 (27.83%) Windows
18 80 (24.46%) TDD
19 73 (22.32%) Finance
20 72 (22.02%) Visual Studio
20 72 (22.02%) SQL Server 2008
21 65 (19.88%) Degree
22 59 (18.04%) JSON
22 59 (18.04%) SOA
23 58 (17.74%) MS Excel
24 56 (17.13%) Entity Framework
25 55 (16.82%) HTML5
25 55 (16.82%) WPF
25 55 (16.82%) QA
25 55 (16.82%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 30 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.20%) IIS
3 16 (4.89%) NServiceBus
4 13 (3.98%) CMS
5 6 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.53%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.22%) WordPress
8 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.31%) Kentico
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) Apache
9 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 58 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.06%) MS Office
3 3 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.03%) HTTP
2 11 (3.36%) Intranet
3 7 (2.14%) Internet
4 4 (1.22%) ATM
5 2 (0.61%) LAN
5 2 (0.61%) WAN
6 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (42.51%) SQL Server
2 72 (22.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.22%) MySQL
11 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 72 (22.02%) Visual Studio
2 21 (6.42%) Selenium
2 21 (6.42%) MSTest
3 17 (5.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (4.89%) SpecFlow
5 15 (4.59%) JIRA
6 10 (3.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (2.75%) NUnit
7 9 (2.75%) Subversion
8 8 (2.45%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.92%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.92%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.92%) Grunt
9 3 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.31%) Maven
10 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 73 (22.32%) Finance
2 16 (4.89%) Games
3 7 (2.14%) Retail
4 5 (1.53%) Banking
5 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.61%) Law
5 2 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.31%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 209 (63.91%) Developer
2 122 (37.31%) .NET Developer
3 88 (26.91%) C# Developer
4 71 (21.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 67 (20.49%) ASP.NET Developer
6 56 (17.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 45 (13.76%) Analyst
8 42 (12.84%) Senior Developer
9 31 (9.48%) Software Developer
9 31 (9.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 29 (8.87%) Test Analyst
11 27 (8.26%) Senior C# Developer
12 26 (7.95%) Defect Manager
13 25 (7.65%) Lead Developer
14 24 (7.34%) Tester
15 21 (6.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (5.81%) Software Tester
17 18 (5.50%) Web Developer
17 18 (5.50%) Programmer
18 17 (5.20%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (69.42%) .NET
2 192 (58.72%) ASP.NET
3 159 (48.62%) HTML
4 141 (43.12%) CSS
5 116 (35.47%) jQuery
6 112 (34.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 105 (32.11%) .NET Framework
8 104 (31.80%) WCF
9 59 (18.04%) JSON
10 56 (17.13%) Entity Framework
11 55 (16.82%) WPF
11 55 (16.82%) Ajax
11 55 (16.82%) HTML5
12 50 (15.29%) XML
13 49 (14.98%) LINQ
14 48 (14.68%) Web Services
15 35 (10.70%) CSS3
16 33 (10.09%) Sass
17 32 (9.79%) AngularJS
17 32 (9.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (9.79%) N-Tier
2 32 (9.79%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (7.03%) Inversion of Control
4 15 (4.59%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.53%) NHS
8 4 (1.22%) W3C
8 4 (1.22%) Informatics
9 3 (0.92%) Tandem
9 3 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.61%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.61%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.61%) User Experience
11 1 (0.31%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.31%) RIA
11 1 (0.31%) AS400
11 1 (0.31%) BBC
11 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 91 (27.83%) Windows
2 13 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.92%) Linux
4 3 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (67.28%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (50.76%) MVC
3 100 (30.58%) Scrum
4 80 (24.46%) TDD
5 59 (18.04%) SOA
6 48 (14.68%) Unit Testing
7 45 (13.76%) OO
8 33 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (8.87%) Software Testing
10 27 (8.26%) ITIL
11 26 (7.95%) Domain-Driven Design
12 23 (7.03%) Performance Testing
12 23 (7.03%) MVVM
13 22 (6.73%) Test Strategy
13 22 (6.73%) PRINCE
13 22 (6.73%) Change Management
13 22 (6.73%) Workflow
14 21 (6.42%) Release Management
14 21 (6.42%) Test Scripting
14 21 (6.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (67.89%) C#
2 154 (47.09%) SQL
3 107 (32.72%) JavaScript
4 52 (15.90%) T-SQL
5 28 (8.56%) VB.NET
6 20 (6.12%) PowerShell
7 19 (5.81%) C++
8 15 (4.59%) Java
9 14 (4.28%) PHP
10 9 (2.75%) C
11 5 (1.53%) Delphi
12 3 (0.92%) VBScript
13 2 (0.61%) VBA
13 2 (0.61%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.61%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.31%) XAML
14 1 (0.31%) XPath
14 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (19.88%) Degree
2 55 (16.82%) ISEB
3 37 (11.31%) ISTQB
4 25 (7.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.92%) MCP
7 2 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (16.82%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) GAMP
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (6.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 117 (35.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.28%) Oracle
3 11 (3.36%) VMware
4 9 (2.75%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.45%) Google
6 5 (1.53%) Apigee
6 5 (1.53%) Embarcadero
7 4 (1.22%) Zend
8 3 (0.92%) Capita
9 2 (0.61%) IBM
9 2 (0.61%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.61%) HP
10 1 (0.31%) Citrix
10 1 (0.31%) RedDot
10 1 (0.31%) Unisys
10 1 (0.31%) Adobe
10 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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