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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 78 148 157
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +9
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 237 92 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.22% 1.34% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.32% 9.28% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 218 87 97
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1294 991 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.61% 14.44% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 876 1055
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +53 123 £42,500 +21.42% 26
Cheshire +33 92 £35,000 - 8
Merseyside +16 20 £42,500 +41.66% 9
Lancashire +3 3 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 333 (80.05%) .NET
2 304 (73.08%) C#
3 274 (65.87%) ASP.NET
4 243 (58.41%) Agile Software Development
5 232 (55.77%) HTML
6 213 (51.20%) SQL Server
7 200 (48.08%) CSS
7 200 (48.08%) SQL
8 198 (47.60%) MVC
9 193 (46.39%) JavaScript
10 162 (38.94%) WCF
10 162 (38.94%) jQuery
11 161 (38.70%) .NET Framework
12 136 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 107 (25.72%) Scrum
14 103 (24.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 99 (23.80%) Web Services
15 99 (23.80%) TDD
16 98 (23.56%) T-SQL
16 98 (23.56%) Finance
17 96 (23.08%) OO
18 93 (22.36%) Visual Studio
19 92 (22.12%) XML
20 85 (20.43%) Microsoft
21 75 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
22 71 (17.07%) Windows
23 70 (16.83%) IIS
24 61 (14.66%) Degree
25 59 (14.18%) MS Excel
26 57 (13.70%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 70 (16.83%) IIS
2 43 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 21 (5.05%) CMS
4 16 (3.85%) Umbraco
5 14 (3.37%) Drupal
5 14 (3.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (2.40%) NServiceBus
7 8 (1.92%) WordPress
8 6 (1.44%) concrete5
8 6 (1.44%) Confluence
8 6 (1.44%) Commerce Server
8 6 (1.44%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.48%) Lync
11 2 (0.48%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.64%) Trello
1 11 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) PaaS
2 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.53%) Intranet
2 11 (2.64%) Internet
3 8 (1.92%) Wireless
4 7 (1.68%) HTTP
5 2 (0.48%) LAN
5 2 (0.48%) WAN
6 1 (0.24%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (51.20%) SQL Server
2 75 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (7.45%) Relational Database
5 30 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.64%) OLAP
10 11 (2.64%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.96%) MS Access
12 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.48%) MySQL
14 1 (0.24%) Data Mart
14 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.24%) OLTP
14 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 93 (22.36%) Visual Studio
2 36 (8.65%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.81%) JIRA
4 15 (3.61%) Selenium
5 12 (2.88%) SpecFlow
6 9 (2.16%) MSTest
7 8 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (1.20%) Subversion
9 3 (0.72%) NUnit
9 3 (0.72%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.48%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.48%) Grunt
10 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.24%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.24%) UltraEdit
General
1 98 (23.56%) Finance
2 16 (3.85%) Retail
3 11 (2.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (2.64%) Automotive
4 8 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.68%) Marketing
6 3 (0.72%) Billing
6 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.24%) Local Government
7 1 (0.24%) Publishing
7 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 316 (75.96%) Developer
2 169 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 120 (28.85%) C# Developer
4 107 (25.72%) Senior Developer
5 82 (19.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 78 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 78 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 64 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 57 (13.70%) Senior C# Developer
9 53 (12.74%) Analyst
10 44 (10.58%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 43 (10.34%) Lead Developer
12 37 (8.89%) Web Developer
13 27 (6.49%) Software Developer
14 25 (6.01%) Test Analyst
14 25 (6.01%) .NET Web Developer
15 24 (5.77%) Programmer
16 23 (5.53%) .NET Programmer
17 21 (5.05%) SharePoint Developer
17 21 (5.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (80.05%) .NET
2 274 (65.87%) ASP.NET
3 232 (55.77%) HTML
4 200 (48.08%) CSS
5 162 (38.94%) WCF
5 162 (38.94%) jQuery
6 161 (38.70%) .NET Framework
7 136 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 103 (24.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 99 (23.80%) Web Services
10 92 (22.12%) XML
11 55 (13.22%) WPF
12 54 (12.98%) HTML5
13 48 (11.54%) XSLT
14 44 (10.58%) LINQ
15 36 (8.65%) Ajax
16 35 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 34 (8.17%) CSS3
18 33 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 33 (7.93%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.05%) N-Tier
4 18 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.37%) Social Media
6 13 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.64%) Statistics
7 11 (2.64%) User Experience
8 10 (2.40%) Data Extraction
8 10 (2.40%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.92%) W3C
10 6 (1.44%) FMCG
11 3 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.48%) Open Source
12 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.24%) Replication
13 1 (0.24%) Clustering
13 1 (0.24%) Firmware
13 1 (0.24%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.07%) Windows
2 20 (4.81%) Android
3 18 (4.33%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.48%) Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (58.41%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (47.60%) MVC
3 107 (25.72%) Scrum
4 99 (23.80%) TDD
5 96 (23.08%) OO
6 57 (13.70%) Unit Testing
7 51 (12.26%) Software Testing
8 38 (9.13%) SOA
9 37 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 35 (8.41%) E-Commerce
10 35 (8.41%) OOP
11 28 (6.73%) Regression Testing
12 27 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (6.49%) OOD
13 25 (6.01%) Test Scripting
13 25 (6.01%) Release Management
14 24 (5.77%) Automated Testing
15 23 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (5.05%) System Testing
16 21 (5.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 304 (73.08%) C#
2 200 (48.08%) SQL
3 193 (46.39%) JavaScript
4 98 (23.56%) T-SQL
5 57 (13.70%) VB.NET
6 21 (5.05%) Java
7 11 (2.64%) VB
8 10 (2.40%) Delphi
9 8 (1.92%) PHP
9 8 (1.92%) XPath
10 6 (1.44%) VBScript
11 4 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.48%) C
12 2 (0.48%) C++
12 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.24%) VB6
13 1 (0.24%) VBA
13 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.24%) XAML
Qualifications
1 61 (14.66%) Degree
2 41 (9.86%) ISEB
3 30 (7.21%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (2.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.44%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.20%) MCP
8 2 (0.48%) MCSD
9 1 (0.24%) MCITP
9 1 (0.24%) MCTS
9 1 (0.24%) HND
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.24%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.40%) SLA
2 8 (1.92%) QA
3 4 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.24%) Nagios
2 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.61%) Sitecore
3 11 (2.64%) Oracle
4 8 (1.92%) JBoss
4 8 (1.92%) Zend
5 7 (1.68%) Embarcadero
6 6 (1.44%) IBM
6 6 (1.44%) ATG
6 6 (1.44%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.72%) VMware
7 3 (0.72%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.24%) Google
8 1 (0.24%) Epiphany
8 1 (0.24%) Citrix
8 1 (0.24%) Apple
8 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
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