Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Team Foundation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 57 41
Rank change year-on-year -70 -16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 60 91 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.79% 4.24% 5.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.11% 22.69% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 81 159
Cheshire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,804 £28,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%

Team Foundation Server is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 740 401 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 22.07% 18.70% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 557 352 534
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,375 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +6.67%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Team Foundation Server in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Foundation Server in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -18 17 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Macclesfield +5 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Wilmslow -2 7 £34,750 -13.13%
Knutsford -37 7 £34,750 - 2
Crewe +1 3 - - 3
Chester -27 3 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Team Foundation Server
North West

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) SQL
3 31 (51.67%) .NET
4 26 (43.33%) C#
4 26 (43.33%) Finance
5 25 (41.67%) Scrum
6 24 (40.00%) MVC
7 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (30.00%) CSS
8 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
9 17 (28.33%) jQuery
10 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 15 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 15 (25.00%) HTML
10 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (23.33%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (23.33%) Management Information System
12 13 (21.67%) Web Services
12 13 (21.67%) Degree
12 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (21.67%) Google
12 13 (21.67%) Ajax
12 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
12 13 (21.67%) SDLC
12 13 (21.67%) Angular 2
13 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 12 (20.00%) Information Security
13 12 (20.00%) Retail

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) Facebook Platform
1 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (5.00%) Sitefinity
3 2 (3.33%) CICS
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.00%) Office 365
3 3 (5.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.00%) DB2
6 3 (5.00%) IMS/DB
6 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (3.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (3.33%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (1.67%) OLAP
8 1 (1.67%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.67%) Power BI
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (18.33%) JIRA
4 11 (18.33%) MSBuild
5 4 (6.67%) Selenium
6 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.33%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.67%) Bower
8 1 (1.67%) NuGet
8 1 (1.67%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Retail
3 11 (18.33%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Law
6 3 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (13.33%) Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Release Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Angular Developer
8 5 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Lead Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Automation Tester
9 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Tester
10 3 (5.00%) React Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (5.00%) SQL BI Developer
10 3 (5.00%) SQL Developer
11 2 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) .NET
2 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 18 (30.00%) CSS
3 17 (28.33%) jQuery
4 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (25.00%) HTML
5 13 (21.67%) Ajax
5 13 (21.67%) Angular 2
5 13 (21.67%) Web Services
6 11 (18.33%) CSS3
6 11 (18.33%) HTML5
6 11 (18.33%) Middleware
6 11 (18.33%) RESTful
7 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.67%) Material Design
7 10 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (11.67%) LESS
10 6 (10.00%) Entity Framework
10 6 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.33%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) Fintech
4 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) Scrum
3 24 (40.00%) MVC
4 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (21.67%) SDLC
6 12 (20.00%) Information Security
7 11 (18.33%) Customer Engagement
7 11 (18.33%) Secure Coding
7 11 (18.33%) SEO
7 11 (18.33%) SOLID
8 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 7 (11.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 7 (11.67%) Wireframes
10 6 (10.00%) Cash Management
10 6 (10.00%) ITIL
11 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) SQL
2 26 (43.33%) C#
3 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.33%) VB
6 5 (8.33%) Java
6 5 (8.33%) TypeScript
6 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.00%) COBOL
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Google
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.33%) Xamarin
4 7 (11.67%) Adobe
5 5 (8.33%) Facebook
6 3 (5.00%) IBM
7 2 (3.33%) Cognos
7 2 (3.33%) DevExpress
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle
7 2 (3.33%) Tableau
7 2 (3.33%) Teradata
8 1 (1.67%) RedGate
8 1 (1.67%) Sun