Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 31 48
Rank change year-on-year +18 +17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 27 8 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 14.21% 3.46% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 49.09% 13.33% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 2
Median annual salary £41,000 £30,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.67% -11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £31,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,875 £37,125
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.51% +17.81% -

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 55 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 28.95% 25.97% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 62
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,700 £24,550
90th Percentile £56,250 £77,500 £59,625
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 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Team Foundation Server in Chester

For the 6 months to 12 July 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 19 (70.37%) C#
1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 17 (62.96%) SOAP
4 16 (59.26%) Java
4 16 (59.26%) Scrum
4 16 (59.26%) WebDriver
4 16 (59.26%) Selenium
4 16 (59.26%) Maven
4 16 (59.26%) REST
4 16 (59.26%) GitHub
4 16 (59.26%) Bitbucket
5 15 (55.56%) BDD
6 14 (51.85%) Cucumber
6 14 (51.85%) Microservices
7 13 (48.15%) Docker
7 13 (48.15%) Hudson
7 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
7 13 (48.15%) NUnit
7 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (48.15%) TestNG
7 13 (48.15%) JUnit
8 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (37.04%) SQL
10 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (22.22%) QA
10 6 (22.22%) MVC
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) T-SQL

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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (11.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) GitHub
2 5 (18.52%) Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Logic Apps
4 3 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Bitbucket
1 16 (59.26%) Maven
1 16 (59.26%) Selenium
1 16 (59.26%) WebDriver
2 14 (51.85%) Cucumber
3 13 (48.15%) Hudson
3 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
3 13 (48.15%) JUnit
3 13 (48.15%) NUnit
3 13 (48.15%) TestNG
4 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
5 3 (11.11%) Bugzilla
5 3 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) Appium
6 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 6 (22.22%) QA Automation Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Junior
4 5 (18.52%) Junior Automation Tester
4 5 (18.52%) Junior Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) SOAP
3 16 (59.26%) REST
4 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Core
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
7 3 (11.11%) ADO
8 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.70%) CSS
8 1 (3.70%) HTML
8 1 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.70%) RESTful
8 1 (3.70%) WCF
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 16 (59.26%) Scrum
3 15 (55.56%) BDD
4 14 (51.85%) Microservices
5 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (22.22%) MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (18.52%) DevOps
8 4 (14.81%) Human Resource Management
8 4 (14.81%) QA Automation
8 4 (14.81%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (11.11%) ERP
9 3 (11.11%) OO
9 3 (11.11%) Release Management
9 3 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
9 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.11%) VBScript
6 3 (11.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) JD Edwards