Period
to 2 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 17 60
Rank change year-on-year +2 +43 -22
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 38 14 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 14.67% 8.38% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 60.32% 36.84% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 3
Median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +23.08%
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 63 38 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 24.32% 22.75% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 93
Median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +21.62%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £35,150
90th Percentile £50,625 £65,900 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Chester

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Chester.

Salary trend for Team Foundation Server in Chester

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram in Chester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Chester over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Team Foundation Server in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 33 (86.84%) Test Automation
2 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (84.21%) C#
2 32 (84.21%) SOAP
2 32 (84.21%) .NET
3 31 (81.58%) Java
3 31 (81.58%) Scrum
3 31 (81.58%) Maven
3 31 (81.58%) WebDriver
3 31 (81.58%) Selenium
3 31 (81.58%) REST
3 31 (81.58%) GitHub
3 31 (81.58%) Bitbucket
4 30 (78.95%) BDD
5 29 (76.32%) Cucumber
5 29 (76.32%) Microservices
6 28 (73.68%) Docker
6 28 (73.68%) Jenkins
6 28 (73.68%) Hudson
6 28 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (73.68%) TestNG
6 28 (73.68%) NUnit
6 28 (73.68%) JUnit
7 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (47.37%) SQL
8 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 12 (31.58%) VBScript
8 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
9 10 (26.32%) Appium
10 7 (18.42%) QA

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 31 (81.58%) GitHub
2 3 (7.89%) Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (81.58%) Bitbucket
1 31 (81.58%) Maven
1 31 (81.58%) Selenium
1 31 (81.58%) WebDriver
2 29 (76.32%) Cucumber
3 28 (73.68%) Hudson
3 28 (73.68%) Jenkins
3 28 (73.68%) JUnit
3 28 (73.68%) NUnit
3 28 (73.68%) TestNG
4 10 (26.32%) Appium
5 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
6 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Tester
3 7 (18.42%) QA Automation Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) QA Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Automation Tester
5 5 (13.16%) Junior
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Automation Tester
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) .NET
1 32 (84.21%) SOAP
2 31 (81.58%) REST
3 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Core
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.89%) ADO
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) RESTful
6 1 (2.63%) WCF
6 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Test Automation
2 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (81.58%) Scrum
4 30 (78.95%) BDD
5 29 (76.32%) Microservices
6 28 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) QA Automation
8 4 (10.53%) MVC
8 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.89%) DevOps
9 3 (7.89%) Human Resource Management
9 3 (7.89%) Re-Platforming
9 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (5.26%) Context-Driven Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) Java
3 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 12 (31.58%) VBScript
5 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards