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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 114 95 146
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +51
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 148 194 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.27% 2.71% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.47% 17.02% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 141 175 82
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
1187 1140 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.21% 15.94% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 982 922
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 31 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 31 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 -6 90 £41,000 +2.50% 15
Cheshire -29 44 £40,000 +18.16% 7
Lancashire +1 11 £30,000 +11.11% 4
Merseyside +12 2 £33,250 -26.11% 3
Cumbria -4 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 31 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.

1 223 (70.35%) .NET
2 190 (59.94%) C#
3 171 (53.94%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (53.00%) ASP.NET
5 165 (52.05%) HTML
6 163 (51.42%) SQL
7 153 (48.26%) SQL Server
8 150 (47.32%) CSS
9 141 (44.48%) MVC
10 133 (41.96%) JavaScript
11 114 (35.96%) jQuery
12 101 (31.86%) .NET Framework
12 101 (31.86%) Microsoft
13 89 (28.08%) WCF
14 88 (27.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 83 (26.18%) Finance
16 81 (25.55%) Windows
17 75 (23.66%) Visual Studio
18 74 (23.34%) Entity Framework
19 71 (22.40%) SDLC
20 68 (21.45%) SQL Server 2008
20 68 (21.45%) T-SQL
21 67 (21.14%) Scrum
21 67 (21.14%) HTML5
22 66 (20.82%) Ajax
23 62 (19.56%) Web Services
24 58 (18.30%) OO
25 56 (17.67%) MS Excel
25 56 (17.67%) WPF
26 55 (17.35%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 33 (10.41%) SharePoint
2 26 (8.20%) CMS
3 13 (4.10%) IIS
4 8 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (2.52%) Kentico
5 6 (1.89%) WordPress
6 4 (1.26%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.26%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.26%) Apache
7 3 (0.95%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.63%) Node.js
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 56 (17.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.15%) MS Office
3 6 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.63%) InDesign
6 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) Yammer
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.99%) Internet
2 14 (4.42%) Intranet
3 7 (2.21%) HTTP
4 3 (0.95%) ATM
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (48.26%) SQL Server
2 68 (21.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (7.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (4.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 15 (4.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (2.52%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.21%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.26%) MySQL
12 3 (0.95%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.95%) QlikView
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.63%) DTS
13 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 75 (23.66%) Visual Studio
2 26 (8.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 21 (6.62%) Subversion
4 16 (5.05%) MSTest
5 15 (4.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (4.10%) Mercurial
7 11 (3.47%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.52%) Grunt
8 8 (2.52%) NUnit
9 7 (2.21%) HP UFT
10 6 (1.89%) JIRA
10 6 (1.89%) Selenium
10 6 (1.89%) Bower
10 6 (1.89%) gulp
11 4 (1.26%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (1.26%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.95%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.95%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 83 (26.18%) Finance
2 26 (8.20%) Games
3 13 (4.10%) Banking
4 10 (3.15%) Retail
5 5 (1.58%) Legal
6 2 (0.63%) Marketing
6 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 224 (70.66%) Developer
2 106 (33.44%) .NET Developer
3 84 (26.50%) C# Developer
4 72 (22.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (21.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 63 (19.87%) Senior Developer
7 60 (18.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 38 (11.99%) Senior C# Developer
9 35 (11.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 35 (11.04%) Web Developer
10 32 (10.09%) Software Developer
11 31 (9.78%) Lead Developer
11 31 (9.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 28 (8.83%) Analyst
13 21 (6.62%) SQL Developer
14 18 (5.68%) Test Analyst
14 18 (5.68%) Tester
15 14 (4.42%) Front-End Developer
16 12 (3.79%) Graduate
16 12 (3.79%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (70.35%) .NET
2 168 (53.00%) ASP.NET
3 165 (52.05%) HTML
4 150 (47.32%) CSS
5 114 (35.96%) jQuery
6 101 (31.86%) .NET Framework
7 89 (28.08%) WCF
8 88 (27.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 74 (23.34%) Entity Framework
10 67 (21.14%) HTML5
11 66 (20.82%) Ajax
12 62 (19.56%) Web Services
13 56 (17.67%) WPF
14 55 (17.35%) LINQ
15 49 (15.46%) XML
16 46 (14.51%) AngularJS
17 37 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 34 (10.73%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (9.15%) KnockoutJS
20 27 (8.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.36%) N-Tier
3 14 (4.42%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (4.42%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.52%) User Experience
6 8 (2.52%) W3C
7 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.58%) Tandem
8 4 (1.26%) PMI
8 4 (1.26%) NHS
9 3 (0.95%) Replication
9 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.95%) Informatics
10 1 (0.32%) RIA
10 1 (0.32%) Telematics
10 1 (0.32%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 81 (25.55%) Windows
2 16 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (1.89%) Android
4 5 (1.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.32%) Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (53.94%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (44.48%) MVC
3 71 (22.40%) SDLC
4 67 (21.14%) Scrum
5 58 (18.30%) OO
6 55 (17.35%) TDD
7 45 (14.20%) Unit Testing
8 29 (9.15%) Software Testing
9 28 (8.83%) Web Development
10 24 (7.57%) Waterfall
11 22 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (6.62%) Test Scripting
13 20 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (6.31%) ETL
14 19 (5.99%) Software Architecture
15 18 (5.68%) Mentoring
15 18 (5.68%) SOA
16 16 (5.05%) Automated Testing
16 16 (5.05%) Test Strategy
17 15 (4.73%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 190 (59.94%) C#
2 163 (51.42%) SQL
3 133 (41.96%) JavaScript
4 68 (21.45%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.31%) PHP
5 20 (6.31%) C++
6 18 (5.68%) Java
6 18 (5.68%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.79%) C
8 8 (2.52%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.89%) Python
10 4 (1.26%) XAML
11 2 (0.63%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.63%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.63%) VBA
11 2 (0.63%) VB
12 1 (0.32%) VBScript
12 1 (0.32%) X++
12 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (15.77%) Degree
2 31 (9.78%) ISEB
3 25 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (1.26%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.63%) MCP
7 2 (0.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.09%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) GAMP
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 101 (31.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.73%) Oracle
3 9 (2.84%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.52%) Google
4 8 (2.52%) Zend
5 6 (1.89%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.89%) Capita
6 5 (1.58%) Apigee
7 4 (1.26%) Adobe
7 4 (1.26%) HP
8 3 (0.95%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.95%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.32%) Unisys
9 1 (0.32%) IBM
9 1 (0.32%) Perforce
9 1 (0.32%) RedDot
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