The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 89 148 153
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +5
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 193 97 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.69% 1.35% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.72% 9.05% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 176 81 99
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1154 1072 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.10% 14.93% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 995 931 1015
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Team Foundation Server
England

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +45 107 £42,000 +20.00% 17
Cheshire +31 73 £34,500 +6.97% 7
Merseyside +2 9 £42,500 +41.66% 6
Lancashire 0 4 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Cumbria - 1 £21,500 - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 325 (83.55%) .NET
2 309 (79.43%) C#
3 274 (70.44%) ASP.NET
4 211 (54.24%) HTML
5 209 (53.73%) SQL Server
6 190 (48.84%) JavaScript
7 171 (43.96%) CSS
8 168 (43.19%) MVC
9 165 (42.42%) SQL
10 148 (38.05%) jQuery
11 144 (37.02%) Agile Software Development
12 142 (36.50%) .NET Framework
13 141 (36.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 131 (33.68%) WCF
15 100 (25.71%) Scrum
16 97 (24.94%) Visual Studio
17 93 (23.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 93 (23.91%) OO
18 84 (21.59%) XML
19 77 (19.79%) TDD
20 76 (19.54%) Microsoft
21 74 (19.02%) SQL Server 2008
22 73 (18.77%) Windows
23 70 (17.99%) Web Services
23 70 (17.99%) T-SQL
24 69 (17.74%) IIS
25 68 (17.48%) VB.NET
26 62 (15.94%) Unit Testing
27 61 (15.68%) Finance
28 58 (14.91%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 69 (17.74%) IIS
2 47 (12.08%) SharePoint
3 22 (5.66%) CMS
4 10 (2.57%) Drupal
4 10 (2.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (2.31%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.31%) WordPress
6 6 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.54%) concrete5
6 6 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.54%) Confluence
6 6 (1.54%) Commerce Server
6 6 (1.54%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.03%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.77%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.26%) Lync
Applications
1 50 (12.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.77%) MS Office
4 2 (0.51%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.08%) Trello
2 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) IaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.14%) Intranet
2 7 (1.80%) Internet
3 2 (0.51%) LAN
3 2 (0.51%) WAN
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
4 1 (0.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (53.73%) SQL Server
2 74 (19.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (9.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.54%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.54%) OLAP
10 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.03%) OLTP
11 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.77%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.51%) MS Access
13 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 97 (24.94%) Visual Studio
2 35 (9.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.60%) JIRA
4 12 (3.08%) Selenium
5 10 (2.57%) MSTest
6 8 (2.06%) MSBuild
7 7 (1.80%) Subversion
8 6 (1.54%) SpecFlow
8 6 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.77%) NUnit
9 3 (0.77%) Moq
9 3 (0.77%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.51%) PhoneGap
11 1 (0.26%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.26%) Grunt
11 1 (0.26%) UltraEdit
General
1 61 (15.68%) Finance
2 15 (3.86%) Automotive
3 14 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (2.06%) Retail
5 7 (1.80%) Marketing
6 3 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.26%) Local Government
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 313 (80.46%) Developer
2 178 (45.76%) .NET Developer
3 129 (33.16%) C# Developer
4 96 (24.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 93 (23.91%) Senior Developer
6 87 (22.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 80 (20.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 65 (16.71%) Senior .NET Developer
9 56 (14.40%) Senior C# Developer
10 49 (12.60%) Lead Developer
10 49 (12.60%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 46 (11.83%) Analyst
12 37 (9.51%) Web Developer
13 31 (7.97%) Software Developer
14 24 (6.17%) Tester
15 23 (5.91%) .NET Web Developer
16 21 (5.40%) SharePoint Developer
16 21 (5.40%) Software Tester
17 20 (5.14%) Programmer
18 19 (4.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (83.55%) .NET
2 274 (70.44%) ASP.NET
3 211 (54.24%) HTML
4 171 (43.96%) CSS
5 148 (38.05%) jQuery
6 142 (36.50%) .NET Framework
7 141 (36.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 131 (33.68%) WCF
9 93 (23.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 84 (21.59%) XML
11 70 (17.99%) Web Services
12 58 (14.91%) WPF
13 44 (11.31%) HTML5
14 37 (9.51%) WinForms
15 36 (9.25%) LINQ
16 34 (8.74%) Ajax
17 32 (8.23%) XSLT
17 32 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 28 (7.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 24 (6.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.17%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 15 (3.86%) N-Tier
4 14 (3.60%) Social Media
5 11 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.31%) Statistics
7 6 (1.54%) FMCG
8 5 (1.29%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.29%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.03%) W3C
10 3 (0.77%) Web 2.0
10 3 (0.77%) Clustering
10 3 (0.77%) Open Source
11 2 (0.51%) Replication
11 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.26%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.26%) EPoS
12 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.26%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 73 (18.77%) Windows
2 19 (4.88%) Android
3 16 (4.11%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.51%) Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (43.19%) MVC
2 144 (37.02%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (25.71%) Scrum
4 93 (23.91%) OO
5 77 (19.79%) TDD
6 62 (15.94%) Unit Testing
7 37 (9.51%) OOP
8 34 (8.74%) Software Testing
9 29 (7.46%) E-Commerce
10 26 (6.68%) SOA
10 26 (6.68%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (6.68%) Software Engineering
11 23 (5.91%) OOD
12 20 (5.14%) Web Development
13 18 (4.63%) Android Development
13 18 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.37%) CRM
14 17 (4.37%) Release Management
14 17 (4.37%) MVVM
15 16 (4.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 309 (79.43%) C#
2 190 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 165 (42.42%) SQL
4 70 (17.99%) T-SQL
5 68 (17.48%) VB.NET
6 10 (2.57%) Java
7 6 (1.54%) PHP
7 6 (1.54%) VB
8 5 (1.29%) Delphi
9 4 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.03%) XAML
9 4 (1.03%) VBScript
10 3 (0.77%) XPath
10 3 (0.77%) C++
11 2 (0.51%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.51%) C
12 1 (0.26%) VB6
12 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.26%) VBA
12 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (13.37%) Degree
2 34 (8.74%) ISEB
3 13 (3.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (2.31%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.06%) MCP
5 8 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.51%) MCSD
7 1 (0.26%) MCITP
7 1 (0.26%) MCTS
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.06%) QA
2 3 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) SCCM
2 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 76 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.11%) Oracle
3 10 (2.57%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.80%) IBM
5 6 (1.54%) ATG
5 6 (1.54%) Sybase
5 6 (1.54%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.03%) Ektron
6 4 (1.03%) VMware
6 4 (1.03%) Zend
7 3 (0.77%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.51%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.26%) Epiphany
9 1 (0.26%) SAP
9 1 (0.26%) Citrix
9 1 (0.26%) HP
9 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds
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