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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 121 98 156
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +58
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 128 172 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.10% 2.55% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.09% 16.85% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 115 158 77
Average salary £38,777 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £28,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
1154 1021 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.94% 15.11% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 962 896 959
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 £27,500 £27,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -12 85 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Cheshire -9 31 £32,500 - 8
Merseyside +10 5 £26,500 -17.82% 4
Lancashire -8 5 £30,000 -18.91% 3
Cumbria -8 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 22 May 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.

1 225 (75.76%) .NET
2 213 (71.72%) C#
3 199 (67.00%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 163 (54.88%) MVC
6 152 (51.18%) HTML
6 152 (51.18%) SQL
7 133 (44.78%) SQL Server
7 133 (44.78%) CSS
8 112 (37.71%) jQuery
9 111 (37.37%) JavaScript
10 109 (36.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 107 (36.03%) .NET Framework
12 105 (35.35%) Microsoft
13 104 (35.02%) WCF
14 89 (29.97%) Windows
15 85 (28.62%) Scrum
16 70 (23.57%) Visual Studio
17 67 (22.56%) TDD
18 65 (21.89%) Finance
18 65 (21.89%) SQL Server 2008
19 61 (20.54%) Entity Framework
20 60 (20.20%) HTML5
20 60 (20.20%) MS Excel
21 54 (18.18%) WPF
21 54 (18.18%) Degree
22 53 (17.85%) Ajax
22 53 (17.85%) T-SQL
23 52 (17.51%) Web Services
24 51 (17.17%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (10.44%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.72%) CMS
3 13 (4.38%) NServiceBus
4 9 (3.03%) IIS
5 6 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.68%) Kentico
7 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.34%) WordPress
9 1 (0.34%) Drupal
9 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.34%) Apache
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (20.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.35%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.02%) Yammer
3 1 (0.34%) Heroku
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.72%) Intranet
2 15 (5.05%) HTTP
3 12 (4.04%) Internet
4 4 (1.35%) ATM
5 2 (0.67%) LAN
5 2 (0.67%) WAN
6 1 (0.34%) SSL
6 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 65 (21.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.39%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.34%) DTS
10 1 (0.34%) MySQL
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 70 (23.57%) Visual Studio
2 21 (7.07%) MSTest
3 15 (5.05%) Selenium
3 15 (5.05%) Subversion
3 15 (5.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (4.38%) SpecFlow
5 10 (3.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (3.03%) JIRA
7 8 (2.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (2.69%) NUnit
8 6 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.34%) Maven
10 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.34%) FxCop
10 1 (0.34%) StyleCop
General
1 65 (21.89%) Finance
2 22 (7.41%) Games
3 7 (2.36%) Banking
3 7 (2.36%) Retail
4 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 201 (67.68%) Developer
2 123 (41.41%) .NET Developer
3 86 (28.96%) C# Developer
4 75 (25.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (23.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 60 (20.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (13.13%) Analyst
8 37 (12.46%) Senior Developer
9 30 (10.10%) Software Developer
9 30 (10.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 27 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
11 26 (8.75%) Lead Developer
12 25 (8.42%) Tester
13 24 (8.08%) Test Analyst
14 21 (7.07%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (6.06%) Software Tester
15 18 (6.06%) Web Developer
16 17 (5.72%) Programmer
17 16 (5.39%) QA Tester
18 15 (5.05%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (75.76%) .NET
2 189 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 152 (51.18%) HTML
4 133 (44.78%) CSS
5 112 (37.71%) jQuery
6 109 (36.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 107 (36.03%) .NET Framework
8 104 (35.02%) WCF
9 61 (20.54%) Entity Framework
10 60 (20.20%) HTML5
11 54 (18.18%) WPF
12 53 (17.85%) Ajax
13 52 (17.51%) Web Services
14 47 (15.82%) JSON
14 47 (15.82%) LINQ
14 47 (15.82%) XML
15 34 (11.45%) AngularJS
16 33 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 32 (10.77%) CSS3
18 27 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.74%) N-Tier
4 19 (6.40%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.37%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.68%) NHS
9 4 (1.35%) W3C
9 4 (1.35%) Informatics
9 4 (1.35%) Tandem
10 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.01%) User Experience
11 2 (0.67%) Interactive TV
12 1 (0.34%) RIA
12 1 (0.34%) Biotechnology
12 1 (0.34%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.34%) BBC
12 1 (0.34%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 89 (29.97%) Windows
2 10 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.68%) Android
4 4 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.01%) Linux
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (67.00%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (54.88%) MVC
3 85 (28.62%) Scrum
4 67 (22.56%) TDD
5 51 (17.17%) Unit Testing
6 47 (15.82%) OO
7 45 (15.15%) SOA
8 29 (9.76%) Software Testing
9 27 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (7.74%) Waterfall
11 20 (6.73%) MVVM
11 20 (6.73%) Mentoring
11 20 (6.73%) Release Management
11 20 (6.73%) Performance Testing
12 19 (6.40%) Test Scripting
13 18 (6.06%) Software Architecture
13 18 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
14 16 (5.39%) Manual Testing
15 14 (4.71%) Test Strategy
15 14 (4.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 213 (71.72%) C#
2 152 (51.18%) SQL
3 111 (37.37%) JavaScript
4 53 (17.85%) T-SQL
5 24 (8.08%) VB.NET
6 17 (5.72%) C++
7 16 (5.39%) Java
8 12 (4.04%) PHP
8 12 (4.04%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.03%) C
10 3 (1.01%) VBScript
10 3 (1.01%) Delphi
11 2 (0.67%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.67%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.34%) Perl
12 1 (0.34%) VBA
12 1 (0.34%) XAML
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (18.18%) Degree
2 41 (13.80%) ISEB
3 23 (7.74%) ISTQB
4 12 (4.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.35%) MCP
6 2 (0.67%) MCSE
6 2 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (16.16%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) GAMP
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 21 (7.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 105 (35.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.71%) Oracle
3 8 (2.69%) Google
4 6 (2.02%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.68%) Apigee
6 4 (1.35%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.35%) Zend
6 4 (1.35%) Capita
7 3 (1.01%) VMware
7 3 (1.01%) Embarcadero
8 2 (0.67%) HP
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.34%) Unisys
9 1 (0.34%) IBM
9 1 (0.34%) RedDot
9 1 (0.34%) Perforce
9 1 (0.34%) Citrix
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + depending on exp (inc good bens)
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Halo HR
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Halo HR
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Curve Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, bupa health care
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Test-Direct
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Birkenhead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago