Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 107 44
Rank change year-on-year +7 -63 +58
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 73 55 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.51% 2.03% 5.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.11% 10.13% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 96
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,250 £51,875
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 603 543 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.71% 20.03% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 444 424 415
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.76% +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 16 August 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 16 August 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
Wilmslow +8 26 £45,000 - 3
Crewe +11 21 £36,250 +61.11% 1
Macclesfield +1 6 £33,750 -15.63%
Warrington 0 6 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Knutsford -9 5 - -
Chester 0 3 £33,750 +3.85% 1
Team Foundation Server
North West

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 59 (80.82%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (76.71%) C#
3 53 (72.60%) .NET
4 44 (60.27%) Scrum
4 44 (60.27%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (52.05%) MVC
5 38 (52.05%) .NET Framework
6 34 (46.58%) SQL Server
7 32 (43.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (42.47%) SQL
9 28 (38.36%) TDD
9 28 (38.36%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (35.62%) Decision-Making
10 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
11 25 (34.25%) Visual Studio
11 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET
11 25 (34.25%) Test Automation
12 24 (32.88%) Web Services
13 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
13 23 (31.51%) Octopus Deploy
14 22 (30.14%) Jenkins
14 22 (30.14%) SOLID
14 22 (30.14%) T-SQL
15 20 (27.40%) RESTful
16 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
17 18 (24.66%) Degree
17 18 (24.66%) Java
17 18 (24.66%) Xamarin
18 17 (23.29%) AngularJS

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 (15.07%) Sitefinity
2 6 (8.22%) NServiceBus
3 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.48%) Confluence
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.37%) IIS
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) NuGet
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
1 2 (2.74%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (46.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) OLAP
5 1 (1.37%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Power BI
5 1 (1.37%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) Visual Studio
2 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
2 23 (31.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 22 (30.14%) Jenkins
4 15 (20.55%) JIRA
4 15 (20.55%) MSBuild
4 15 (20.55%) Selenium
5 7 (9.59%) SonarQube
6 6 (8.22%) FxCop
6 6 (8.22%) SpecFlow
6 6 (8.22%) StyleCop
7 5 (6.85%) CA Release Automation
7 5 (6.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (6.85%) TeamCity
8 4 (5.48%) Bitbucket
8 4 (5.48%) Bower
9 3 (4.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (2.74%) Log4j
10 2 (2.74%) Log4Net
10 2 (2.74%) NUnit
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 15 (20.55%) Retail
2 15 (20.55%) Retail Banking
3 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Law
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) .NET Developer
3 17 (23.29%) Software Developer
4 16 (21.92%) Software Engineer
5 15 (20.55%) C# Developer
6 14 (19.18%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (17.81%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (17.81%) .NET Software Engineer
7 13 (17.81%) C# Software Developer
8 12 (16.44%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (15.07%) Analyst
10 9 (12.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
10 9 (12.33%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (10.96%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (10.96%) Programmer
12 6 (8.22%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (8.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 6 (8.22%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (8.22%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (72.60%) .NET
2 38 (52.05%) .NET Framework
3 32 (43.84%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET
5 24 (32.88%) Web Services
6 20 (27.40%) RESTful
7 17 (23.29%) AngularJS
7 17 (23.29%) Middleware
8 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (19.18%) HTML
9 13 (17.81%) jQuery
10 12 (16.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (13.70%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (12.33%) CSS
12 9 (12.33%) Entity Framework
13 8 (10.96%) XML
14 7 (9.59%) NHibernate
14 7 (9.59%) WCF
15 6 (8.22%) SignalR
15 6 (8.22%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (23.29%) Management Information System
3 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (10.96%) User Experience
5 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.11%) PMI
6 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.74%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (80.82%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (60.27%) Continuous Integration
2 44 (60.27%) Scrum
3 38 (52.05%) MVC
4 28 (38.36%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (38.36%) TDD
5 26 (35.62%) Decision-Making
6 25 (34.25%) Test Automation
7 22 (30.14%) SOLID
8 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
9 17 (23.29%) Information Security
9 17 (23.29%) SDLC
10 16 (21.92%) OO
11 15 (20.55%) Secure Coding
12 14 (19.18%) Customer Engagement
13 12 (16.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
14 8 (10.96%) Customer-Centricity
14 8 (10.96%) Integration Testing
15 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (76.71%) C#
2 31 (42.47%) SQL
3 22 (30.14%) T-SQL
4 18 (24.66%) Java
5 14 (19.18%) VB.NET
6 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.85%) VB
8 3 (4.11%) PHP
9 2 (2.74%) COBOL
9 2 (2.74%) JCL
9 2 (2.74%) Jython
9 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.37%) Groovy
10 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.37%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.11%) Google
3 3 (4.11%) Twitter
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe
4 2 (2.74%) HP
4 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Apple
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) Facebook
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) RedGate