Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 22 56
Rank change year-on-year -4 +34 -22
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 26 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 9.06% 8.95% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.50% 30.91% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 3
Chester 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 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% +1.32%

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 80 55 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 27.87% 28.95% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 77 53 104
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.58% +5.56% +16.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +20.00%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Chester

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Chester.

Salary trend for Team Foundation Server in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) Selenium
1 26 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (96.15%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (96.15%) TestNG
2 25 (96.15%) WebDriver
2 25 (96.15%) Hudson
2 25 (96.15%) REST
2 25 (96.15%) GitHub
2 25 (96.15%) Bitbucket
2 25 (96.15%) Jenkins
2 25 (96.15%) Docker
2 25 (96.15%) NUnit
2 25 (96.15%) Maven
2 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) Java
2 25 (96.15%) SOAP
2 25 (96.15%) JUnit
3 23 (88.46%) Scrum
3 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (88.46%) Microservices
3 23 (88.46%) Cucumber
3 23 (88.46%) BDD
4 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 17 (65.38%) SQL
5 16 (61.54%) VBScript
5 16 (61.54%) Shell Script
6 14 (53.85%) Appium
7 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (7.69%) 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:

Cloud Services
1 25 (96.15%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Azure
2 1 (3.85%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Selenium
2 25 (96.15%) Bitbucket
2 25 (96.15%) Hudson
2 25 (96.15%) Jenkins
2 25 (96.15%) JUnit
2 25 (96.15%) Maven
2 25 (96.15%) NUnit
2 25 (96.15%) TestNG
2 25 (96.15%) WebDriver
3 23 (88.46%) Cucumber
4 14 (53.85%) Appium
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
3 1 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
3 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
1 25 (96.15%) REST
1 25 (96.15%) SOAP
2 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) Swagger
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (96.15%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (88.46%) BDD
3 23 (88.46%) Microservices
3 23 (88.46%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (3.85%) QA Automation
4 1 (3.85%) Stress Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
4 16 (61.54%) Shell Script
4 16 (61.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) HND
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 25 (96.15%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) SendGrid