Period
to 2 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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)
England > North West
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 147 177
Rank change year-on-year -15 +30 -41
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 142 210 223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.76% 2.08% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.46% 9.79% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 139 185 198
Median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,750 £29,875
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,250 £57,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,679 2,145 2,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.84% 21.20% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,341 1,690 2,396
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in the North West

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the North West.

Salary trend for Team Foundation Server in the North West

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Salary histogram for Team Foundation Server in the North West

Team Foundation Server
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 2 April 2020. 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
Cheshire +27 56 £42,500 - 9
Manchester -10 47 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Lancashire +19 32 £44,000 +6.67% 1
Merseyside -14 2 £40,000 - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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 North West region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 115 (80.99%) .NET
2 108 (76.06%) C#
3 93 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (47.89%) SQL Server
5 63 (44.37%) JavaScript
5 63 (44.37%) Azure
6 61 (42.96%) Microsoft
7 53 (37.32%) SQL
7 53 (37.32%) Selenium
8 52 (36.62%) Scrum
9 49 (34.51%) Java
10 48 (33.80%) Visual Studio
11 47 (33.10%) .NET Framework
12 46 (32.39%) Test Automation
12 46 (32.39%) Jenkins
13 45 (31.69%) Docker
13 45 (31.69%) REST
14 43 (30.28%) Degree
15 42 (29.58%) AngularJS
15 42 (29.58%) CSS
16 39 (27.46%) Entity Framework
16 39 (27.46%) Computer Science
16 39 (27.46%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (27.46%) WebDriver
17 38 (26.76%) Maven
17 38 (26.76%) Microservices
18 37 (26.06%) NUnit
19 36 (25.35%) Cucumber
19 36 (25.35%) BDD
20 35 (24.65%) jQuery

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 13 (9.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (4.93%) Confluence
4 6 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.23%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.82%) IIS
6 1 (0.70%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 63 (44.37%) Azure
2 33 (23.24%) GitHub
3 15 (10.56%) AWS
4 12 (8.45%) Slack
5 10 (7.04%) Office 365
6 7 (4.93%) Power Platform
7 6 (4.23%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (4.23%) GCP
7 6 (4.23%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (4.23%) SaaS
8 1 (0.70%) Boomi
8 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (47.89%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.72%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.93%) Power BI
5 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.23%) Big Data
6 6 (4.23%) GIS
6 6 (4.23%) MySQL
7 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (37.32%) Selenium
2 48 (33.80%) Visual Studio
3 46 (32.39%) Jenkins
4 39 (27.46%) WebDriver
5 38 (26.76%) Maven
6 37 (26.06%) NUnit
7 36 (25.35%) Cucumber
8 33 (23.24%) Bitbucket
9 30 (21.13%) JUnit
9 30 (21.13%) TestNG
10 29 (20.42%) Hudson
10 29 (20.42%) JIRA
11 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
12 11 (7.75%) Appium
13 9 (6.34%) TeamCity
14 8 (5.63%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (4.93%) Octopus Deploy
15 7 (4.93%) SoapUI
16 6 (4.23%) Jasmine
16 6 (4.23%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (19.01%) Retail
2 25 (17.61%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.75%) Finance
4 4 (2.82%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.82%) Military
5 1 (0.70%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (53.52%) Developer
2 39 (27.46%) Software Developer
3 33 (23.24%) Senior Developer
4 25 (17.61%) Senior Software Developer
5 23 (16.20%) Automation Engineer
6 21 (14.79%) C# Developer
7 19 (13.38%) .NET Developer
8 12 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (8.45%) Tester
9 7 (4.93%) Automation Tester
9 7 (4.93%) Consultant
9 7 (4.93%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (4.93%) QA Automation Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) QA Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Angular Developer
10 6 (4.23%) React Developer
11 5 (3.52%) Junior Automation Tester
11 5 (3.52%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (80.99%) .NET
2 47 (33.10%) .NET Framework
3 45 (31.69%) REST
4 42 (29.58%) AngularJS
4 42 (29.58%) CSS
5 39 (27.46%) Entity Framework
6 35 (24.65%) jQuery
7 34 (23.94%) HTML
7 34 (23.94%) SOAP
8 33 (23.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 28 (19.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (19.72%) WinForms
10 27 (19.01%) ASP.NET
11 25 (17.61%) CSS3
11 25 (17.61%) HTML5
12 24 (16.90%) ADO.NET
13 23 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (13.38%) Web Services
15 18 (12.68%) XML
16 13 (9.15%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.83%) Self-Motivation
2 26 (18.31%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.93%) User Experience
4 6 (4.23%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.82%) HoloLens
6 3 (2.11%) CMDB
7 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.56%) Windows
2 8 (5.63%) Unix
3 7 (4.93%) Linux
4 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.62%) Scrum
3 46 (32.39%) Test Automation
4 39 (27.46%) Computer Science
4 39 (27.46%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (26.76%) Microservices
6 36 (25.35%) BDD
7 30 (21.13%) MVC
7 30 (21.13%) Web Development
8 26 (18.31%) DevOps
8 26 (18.31%) TDD
9 24 (16.90%) Data Security
9 24 (16.90%) Migration
10 16 (11.27%) OO
11 15 (10.56%) SDLC
12 11 (7.75%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.75%) Performance Testing
13 10 (7.04%) Software Testing
13 10 (7.04%) Waterfall
14 9 (6.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (76.06%) C#
2 63 (44.37%) JavaScript
3 53 (37.32%) SQL
4 49 (34.51%) Java
5 32 (22.54%) VB.NET
6 31 (21.83%) VB
7 28 (19.72%) VB6
8 20 (14.08%) VBScript
9 15 (10.56%) Shell Script
10 12 (8.45%) Python
11 11 (7.75%) T-SQL
12 7 (4.93%) PowerShell
13 6 (4.23%) Groovy
13 6 (4.23%) Ruby
13 6 (4.23%) Scala
14 2 (1.41%) X++
15 1 (0.70%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (30.28%) Degree
2 8 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (4.93%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (21.83%) GDPR
2 24 (16.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (6.34%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (31.69%) Docker
2 7 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (11.27%) Kubernetes
2 15 (10.56%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.45%) Puppet
4 6 (4.23%) Ansible
4 6 (4.23%) Grafana
4 6 (4.23%) Kibana
4 6 (4.23%) Terraform
5 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 61 (42.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.31%) Xamarin
3 12 (8.45%) Oracle
4 7 (4.93%) VMware
5 6 (4.23%) CA
5 6 (4.23%) CA Agile Central
5 6 (4.23%) Google
5 6 (4.23%) IBM
5 6 (4.23%) Micro Focus
5 6 (4.23%) Parasoft
5 6 (4.23%) SaltStack
6 5 (3.52%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.70%) Dell
8 1 (0.70%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.70%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com