Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 109 75
Rank change year-on-year +27 -34 -36
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 58 77 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.72% 2.30% 3.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.45% 9.76% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 47 62
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,700 £28,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £50,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year - +11.80% -5.29%

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 466 789 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 21.89% 23.54% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 349 551 319
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,125 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.18% +6.25% -

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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
Wilmslow +11 17 £47,500 +18.75%
Warrington +11 16 £45,125 -5.00% 2
Chester +38 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Northwich - 5 £42,500 -
Knutsford +21 4 - -
Sandbach - 3 £52,500 -
Team Foundation Server
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (70.69%) C#
3 34 (58.62%) .NET
4 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
5 32 (55.17%) Visual Studio
6 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
7 27 (46.55%) Web Services
8 24 (41.38%) MVC
8 24 (41.38%) WCF
9 23 (39.66%) Ajax
10 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
11 20 (34.48%) SQL
11 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (31.03%) SOAP
13 17 (29.31%) Scrum
13 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (25.86%) JSON
14 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
15 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
16 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
16 13 (22.41%) Degree
16 13 (22.41%) jQuery
16 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
16 13 (22.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (22.41%) DevOps
16 13 (22.41%) Self-Motivation
16 13 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
17 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (20.69%) SDLC
18 11 (18.97%) BizTalk Server

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 11 (18.97%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (12.07%) Confluence
3 4 (6.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.17%) GitHub
2 3 (5.17%) Serverless
3 2 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.45%) Big Data
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) Power BI
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) OLAP
5 1 (1.72%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.72%) QlikView
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (55.17%) Visual Studio
2 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.07%) JIRA
4 6 (10.34%) gulp
5 4 (6.90%) Bitbucket
5 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 4 (6.90%) TestRail
6 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (3.45%) PHPUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
2 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
2 3 (5.17%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (72.41%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) C# Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 13 (22.41%) .NET Developer
5 12 (20.69%) Software Developer
6 10 (17.24%) Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Developer
9 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Integration Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Integration Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
11 4 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (58.62%) .NET
2 27 (46.55%) Web Services
3 24 (41.38%) WCF
4 23 (39.66%) Ajax
5 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
6 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (31.03%) SOAP
8 15 (25.86%) JSON
9 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
9 13 (22.41%) jQuery
9 13 (22.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (18.97%) RESTful
12 10 (17.24%) LINQ
12 10 (17.24%) XML
13 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
14 6 (10.34%) REST
15 5 (8.62%) HTML
16 4 (6.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) PMI
4 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.17%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) MVC
3 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (29.31%) Scrum
4 13 (22.41%) DevOps
4 13 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (20.69%) SDLC
6 10 (17.24%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
6 10 (17.24%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (17.24%) TDD
7 9 (15.52%) ETL
8 8 (13.79%) BDD
8 8 (13.79%) Project Management
8 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.07%) Decision-Making
10 6 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
10 6 (10.34%) Traceability Matrix
10 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) C#
2 20 (34.48%) SQL
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) R
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) COBOL
8 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Ab Initio
2 3 (5.17%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Teradata
3 2 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Actuate
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) RedGate
4 1 (1.72%) Tableau