Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 85 38
Rank change year-on-year -20 -47 +40
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 72 62 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.34% 2.64% 5.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.86% 15.12% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 121
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,200 £25,500
90th Percentile £47,918 £50,000 £51,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 730 410 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 23.69% 17.44% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 497 318 438
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £31,725 £28,675 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Crewe +13 20 £37,500 +20.00% 3
Macclesfield +1 10 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Wilmslow -10 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Knutsford -28 8 - - 1
Warrington +3 7 £45,000 +42.86% 3
Chester -6 2 £32,500 -
Team Foundation Server
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (65.28%) C#
3 46 (63.89%) .NET
4 44 (61.11%) SQL
5 43 (59.72%) Scrum
6 41 (56.94%) MVC
7 36 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (47.22%) Test Automation
8 34 (47.22%) Jenkins
9 32 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 32 (44.44%) T-SQL
10 31 (43.06%) Web Services
10 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
11 30 (41.67%) RESTful
11 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (41.67%) Management Information System
12 29 (40.28%) Information Security
12 29 (40.28%) Software Engineering
12 29 (40.28%) SOLID
13 28 (38.89%) Degree
14 26 (36.11%) Middleware
14 26 (36.11%) JIRA
14 26 (36.11%) Retail
14 26 (36.11%) Secure Coding
14 26 (36.11%) MSBuild
15 25 (34.72%) Customer Engagement
15 25 (34.72%) .NET Framework
15 25 (34.72%) Retail Banking
16 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
17 22 (30.56%) Finance

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 14 (19.44%) Sitefinity
2 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.33%) NServiceBus
4 5 (6.94%) Confluence
5 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.39%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.94%) NuGet
3 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (4.17%) Office 365
4 3 (4.17%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (2.78%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (2.78%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (2.78%) DB2
6 2 (2.78%) IMS/DB
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.78%) OLAP
6 2 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (2.78%) Power BI
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.39%) Big Data
7 1 (1.39%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 34 (47.22%) Jenkins
2 32 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
4 26 (36.11%) JIRA
4 26 (36.11%) MSBuild
5 13 (18.06%) Selenium
6 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 6 (8.33%) CA Release Automation
7 6 (8.33%) FxCop
7 6 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (8.33%) SpecFlow
7 6 (8.33%) StyleCop
7 6 (8.33%) TeamCity
8 5 (6.94%) Bitbucket
8 5 (6.94%) Bower
8 5 (6.94%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.78%) MSTest
9 2 (2.78%) NUnit
9 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.39%) Moq
General
1 26 (36.11%) Retail
2 25 (34.72%) Retail Banking
3 22 (30.56%) Finance
4 8 (11.11%) Banking
5 6 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.33%) Law
6 3 (4.17%) Publishing
7 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) Software Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) .NET Software Engineer
4 13 (18.06%) .NET Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 12 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Analyst
7 8 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (11.11%) Programmer
8 7 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (9.72%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Software Tester
10 4 (5.56%) Tester
11 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Senior Tester
11 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.89%) .NET
2 31 (43.06%) Web Services
3 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 30 (41.67%) RESTful
4 26 (36.11%) Middleware
5 25 (34.72%) .NET Framework
6 21 (29.17%) HTML
7 20 (27.78%) jQuery
8 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 18 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
9 17 (23.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (22.22%) CSS
11 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (16.67%) CSS3
12 12 (16.67%) HTML5
13 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
14 9 (12.50%) Angular 2
15 7 (9.72%) Ajax
15 7 (9.72%) LESS
15 7 (9.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 18 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (19.44%) User Experience
4 8 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.56%) PMI
7 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.17%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.39%) Fintech
9 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (59.72%) Scrum
3 41 (56.94%) MVC
4 36 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (47.22%) Test Automation
6 29 (40.28%) Information Security
6 29 (40.28%) Software Engineering
6 29 (40.28%) SOLID
7 26 (36.11%) Secure Coding
8 25 (34.72%) Customer Engagement
9 19 (26.39%) SDLC
10 14 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (19.44%) Mentoring
11 12 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (15.28%) Decision-Making
13 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (13.89%) TDD
14 9 (12.50%) Mobile Development
15 8 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
15 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (65.28%) C#
2 44 (61.11%) SQL
3 32 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 21 (29.17%) Java
5 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
6 15 (20.83%) VB.NET
7 12 (16.67%) VB
8 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.78%) COBOL
9 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.78%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Xamarin
2 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Google
4 7 (9.72%) Adobe
5 3 (4.17%) Twitter
6 2 (2.78%) Cognos
6 2 (2.78%) IBM
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 2 (2.78%) RedGate
6 2 (2.78%) Tableau
6 2 (2.78%) Teradata
7 1 (1.39%) Facebook
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) Sun