Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 111 55
Rank change year-on-year +13 -56 +14
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 63 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.37% 2.13% 4.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.70% 10.20% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 52 58 89
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% +1.99%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,425 £29,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £53,350
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% +5.33%

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 496 588 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.67% 20.90% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 403 473 434
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +16 38 £45,000 +29.50% 3
Crewe +13 9 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Chester +10 9 £40,000 +23.08%
Warrington -14 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Knutsford +7 2 - -
Macclesfield +4 1 £37,500 -9.09%
Team Foundation Server
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 55 (87.30%) C#
1 55 (87.30%) .NET
1 55 (87.30%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (71.43%) TDD
3 44 (69.84%) Microsoft
4 43 (68.25%) SQL Server
4 43 (68.25%) Visual Studio
5 42 (66.67%) .NET Framework
6 41 (65.08%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (63.49%) Scrum
8 39 (61.90%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (55.56%) Decision-Making
10 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (41.27%) AngularJS
11 26 (41.27%) OO
12 25 (39.68%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET
14 18 (28.57%) Web Services
15 17 (26.98%) SQL
15 17 (26.98%) MVC
16 14 (22.22%) T-SQL
16 14 (22.22%) RESTful
17 12 (19.05%) BDD
18 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
20 9 (14.29%) Degree
20 9 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
20 9 (14.29%) CRM
20 9 (14.29%) Windows
20 9 (14.29%) 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 4 (6.35%) Sitefinity
2 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (68.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (68.25%) Visual Studio
2 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.35%) JIRA
4 4 (6.35%) MSBuild
4 4 (6.35%) PHPUnit
4 4 (6.35%) Selenium
5 3 (4.76%) SonarQube
5 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.17%) Log4j
6 2 (3.17%) Log4Net
General
1 5 (7.94%) Retail
1 5 (7.94%) Retail Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Developer
2 36 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 33 (52.38%) Software Developer
4 29 (46.03%) C# Developer
5 28 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (38.10%) .NET Software Developer
6 24 (38.10%) C# Software Developer
7 21 (33.33%) Senior Developer
8 20 (31.75%) Senior Software Developer
9 13 (20.63%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (19.05%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 12 (19.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 12 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (19.05%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 9 (14.29%) CRM Developer
12 8 (12.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Developer
12 8 (12.70%) Senior Microsoft Developer
13 6 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (87.30%) .NET
2 42 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (41.27%) AngularJS
5 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET
6 18 (28.57%) Web Services
7 14 (22.22%) RESTful
8 8 (12.70%) SOAP
8 8 (12.70%) WCF
9 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (9.52%) Middleware
10 5 (7.94%) WPF
11 4 (6.35%) .NET Core
11 4 (6.35%) Behat
12 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Core
12 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
12 3 (4.76%) HTML
13 2 (3.17%) CSS
13 2 (3.17%) IBM Integration Bus
13 2 (3.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.35%) PMI
4 2 (3.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (87.30%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (71.43%) TDD
3 41 (65.08%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (63.49%) Scrum
5 39 (61.90%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (55.56%) Decision-Making
7 26 (41.27%) OO
8 17 (26.98%) MVC
9 12 (19.05%) BDD
10 9 (14.29%) CRM
11 8 (12.70%) Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
11 8 (12.70%) SOLID
11 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
12 6 (9.52%) SDLC
13 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
13 5 (7.94%) SOA
14 4 (6.35%) Project Management
14 4 (6.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) C#
2 17 (26.98%) SQL
3 14 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.52%) Java
6 5 (7.94%) PHP
7 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.17%) COBOL
8 2 (3.17%) JCL
8 2 (3.17%) Jython
8 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.59%) VB
9 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (69.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 4 (6.35%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco