Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 112 51
Rank change year-on-year +22 -61 +3
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 65 68 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.67% 2.19% 4.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.64% 9.81% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 56 62 95
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +1.30% +2.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,725 £28,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £49,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 444 693 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.23% 22.33% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 361 553 449
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £53,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +5.26%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 45 £45,000 +29.50% 1
Chester +23 12 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Knutsford +15 3 - -
Crewe +4 2 £41,250 +83.33%
Northwich - 2 £42,500 - 2
Warrington -12 1 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 57 (87.69%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (83.08%) Microsoft
3 53 (81.54%) C#
3 53 (81.54%) .NET
4 52 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 49 (75.38%) Visual Studio
6 48 (73.85%) TDD
7 43 (66.15%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (60.00%) .NET Framework
9 38 (58.46%) Scrum
10 37 (56.92%) Decision-Making
11 36 (55.38%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (43.08%) AngularJS
13 27 (41.54%) Enterprise Software
13 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (41.54%) OO
14 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
15 18 (27.69%) BDD
16 17 (26.15%) SQL
17 15 (23.08%) Web Services
18 14 (21.54%) Windows
18 14 (21.54%) T-SQL
18 14 (21.54%) RESTful
19 13 (20.00%) SOAP
20 12 (18.46%) SDLC
20 12 (18.46%) Acceptance Criteria
20 12 (18.46%) CRM
20 12 (18.46%) WCF
21 10 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
21 10 (15.38%) Dynamics 365

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 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Big Data
2 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (75.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.23%) PHPUnit
2 6 (9.23%) Selenium
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Log4j
3 1 (1.54%) Log4Net
3 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Investment Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Developer
2 39 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 35 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 35 (53.85%) Software Developer
4 34 (52.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 26 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
6 23 (35.38%) Senior Developer
7 22 (33.85%) Senior Software Developer
8 14 (21.54%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 13 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 13 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 13 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 10 (15.38%) CRM Developer
11 9 (13.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Developer
11 9 (13.85%) Senior Microsoft Developer
12 6 (9.23%) Automation Tester
12 6 (9.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (81.54%) .NET
2 39 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 28 (43.08%) AngularJS
4 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 15 (23.08%) Web Services
7 14 (21.54%) RESTful
8 13 (20.00%) SOAP
9 12 (18.46%) WCF
10 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (9.23%) Behat
11 4 (6.15%) HTML
12 2 (3.08%) Ajax
12 2 (3.08%) CSS
12 2 (3.08%) CSS3
12 2 (3.08%) HTML5
12 2 (3.08%) jQuery
12 2 (3.08%) JSON
12 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) PMI
3 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (87.69%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (73.85%) TDD
3 43 (66.15%) Problem-Solving
4 38 (58.46%) Scrum
5 37 (56.92%) Decision-Making
6 36 (55.38%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (41.54%) OO
8 18 (27.69%) BDD
9 12 (18.46%) Acceptance Criteria
9 12 (18.46%) CRM
9 12 (18.46%) SDLC
10 8 (12.31%) MVC
10 8 (12.31%) Project Management
10 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
11 6 (9.23%) Test Management
11 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
11 6 (9.23%) V-Model
11 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (81.54%) C#
2 17 (26.15%) SQL
3 14 (21.54%) T-SQL
4 6 (9.23%) PHP
5 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.54%) COBOL
7 1 (1.54%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) JCL
7 1 (1.54%) Jython
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) R
7 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
3 6 (9.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (9.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (83.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) HP
3 2 (3.08%) Ab Initio
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Teradata
4 1 (1.54%) Actuate
4 1 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Tableau