The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 132 149 118
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -31
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 82 53 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 0.97% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.37% 8.27% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 70 46 72
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £52,500
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
791 641 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.51% 11.75% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 690 571 627
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the West Midlands region.

Team Foundation Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Team Foundation Server Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Birmingham +8 28 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Staffordshire -4 23 £35,000 -24.73% 1
Coventry +9 15 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Solihull +5 9 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £36,250 -
Warwickshire +13 1 £40,000 -8.04%
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 157 (87.22%) C#
2 147 (81.67%) .NET
3 104 (57.78%) SQL
4 95 (52.78%) Microsoft
5 82 (45.56%) SQL Server
6 72 (40.00%) WCF
7 71 (39.44%) MVC
8 68 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (37.22%) ASP.NET
10 63 (35.00%) HTML
11 59 (32.78%) TDD
12 57 (31.67%) Visual Studio
13 56 (31.11%) .NET Framework
14 55 (30.56%) CSS
14 55 (30.56%) Web Services
15 54 (30.00%) JavaScript
15 54 (30.00%) jQuery
16 47 (26.11%) Scrum
17 46 (25.56%) VB.NET
17 46 (25.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 44 (24.44%) MS Excel
18 44 (24.44%) Degree
19 42 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 38 (21.11%) Windows
20 38 (21.11%) XML
20 38 (21.11%) Ajax
21 36 (20.00%) T-SQL
21 36 (20.00%) SharePoint
22 30 (16.67%) LINQ
23 29 (16.11%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 36 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.56%) BizTalk Server
2 19 (10.56%) IIS
3 5 (2.78%) Apache
3 5 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.67%) Drupal
6 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.56%) Node.js
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
7 1 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 44 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.22%) MS Office
2 4 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.00%) SaaS
3 2 (1.11%) PaaS
3 2 (1.11%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) GitHub
4 1 (0.56%) Trello
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (45.56%) SQL Server
2 42 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (16.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (12.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 16 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (7.22%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.33%) MySQL
10 6 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
13 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (31.67%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.33%) Subversion
3 9 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.89%) Mercurial
4 7 (3.89%) ReSharper
5 5 (2.78%) JIRA
5 5 (2.78%) MSTest
5 5 (2.78%) MSBuild
5 5 (2.78%) NUnit
6 2 (1.11%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.11%) Selenium
6 2 (1.11%) Ant
6 2 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (12.22%) Manufacturing
2 11 (6.11%) Automotive
3 9 (5.00%) Legal
4 7 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.33%) Finance
5 6 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.33%) Games
6 5 (2.78%) Retail
7 2 (1.11%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 146 (81.11%) Developer
2 54 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 50 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 40 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 31 (17.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (14.44%) Web Developer
7 20 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 17 (9.44%) Software Engineer
8 17 (9.44%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (8.33%) Applications Developer
9 15 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
9 15 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
10 11 (6.11%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (6.11%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (6.11%) C# Web Developer
11 9 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (4.44%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.44%) Graduate
12 8 (4.44%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (81.67%) .NET
2 72 (40.00%) WCF
3 67 (37.22%) ASP.NET
4 63 (35.00%) HTML
5 56 (31.11%) .NET Framework
6 55 (30.56%) CSS
6 55 (30.56%) Web Services
7 54 (30.00%) jQuery
8 46 (25.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 38 (21.11%) XML
9 38 (21.11%) Ajax
10 30 (16.67%) LINQ
11 21 (11.67%) WPF
11 21 (11.67%) SOAP
11 21 (11.67%) HTML5
12 19 (10.56%) WinForms
13 16 (8.89%) Silverlight
14 15 (8.33%) CSS3
15 14 (7.78%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (6.11%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.44%) Physics
4 8 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (3.33%) Remote Sensing
6 6 (3.33%) Telematics
7 4 (2.22%) EPoS
8 3 (1.67%) NHS
9 2 (1.11%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.11%) Windows
2 7 (3.89%) Linux
3 4 (2.22%) Android
3 4 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.44%) MVC
2 68 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (32.78%) TDD
4 47 (26.11%) Scrum
5 23 (12.78%) Software Engineering
6 21 (11.67%) Unit Testing
7 19 (10.56%) Data Modelling
8 18 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (7.78%) BDD
9 14 (7.78%) E-Commerce
9 14 (7.78%) UML
10 13 (7.22%) Web Development
10 13 (7.22%) Multithreading
11 12 (6.67%) Project Planning
11 12 (6.67%) OO
11 12 (6.67%) ERP
12 11 (6.11%) ITIL
12 11 (6.11%) CRM
12 11 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (87.22%) C#
2 104 (57.78%) SQL
3 54 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 46 (25.56%) VB.NET
5 36 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 18 (10.00%) C++
7 12 (6.67%) VBA
7 12 (6.67%) Python
8 11 (6.11%) VC++
9 9 (5.00%) XAML
10 8 (4.44%) Java
10 8 (4.44%) PHP
11 7 (3.89%) C
11 7 (3.89%) Ruby
12 5 (2.78%) Delphi
12 5 (2.78%) Perl
13 4 (2.22%) VB6
13 4 (2.22%) VB
14 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (24.44%) Degree
2 23 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.33%) MCSD
4 11 (6.11%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (4.44%) MCITP
7 7 (3.89%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.33%) PhD
9 2 (1.11%) ISEB
10 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.11%) ISO 9000
1 11 (6.11%) TickIT
2 9 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 95 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.11%) Oracle
3 12 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (3.89%) Business Objects
5 6 (3.33%) Twitter
6 4 (2.22%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.11%) Remedy
7 2 (1.11%) VMware
7 2 (1.11%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.11%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.11%) JBoss
7 2 (1.11%) Citrix
8 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe
8 1 (0.56%) Google
8 1 (0.56%) Talend
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