Period
to 22 April 2018

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

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 147 79
Rank change year-on-year -23 -68 +47
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 240 286 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.85% 2.32% 3.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.01% 11.03% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 199 251 372
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £61,250 £54,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,998 2,593 2,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.16% 21.06% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,388 2,226 1,943
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the North West over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 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
Manchester -26 122 £47,500 +5.56% 28
Cheshire -39 76 £40,000 - 12
Merseyside +27 24 £38,000 +1.33% 8
Lancashire +3 15 £50,000 +17.65%
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 189 (78.75%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (62.08%) C#
3 146 (60.83%) .NET
4 113 (47.08%) MVC
5 110 (45.83%) SQL
6 96 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 90 (37.50%) Scrum
8 83 (34.58%) ASP.NET
9 69 (28.75%) Git (software)
10 66 (27.50%) Web Services
11 65 (27.08%) Visual Studio
11 65 (27.08%) Test Automation
12 62 (25.83%) .NET Framework
12 62 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
12 62 (25.83%) JavaScript
13 54 (22.50%) Microsoft
14 53 (22.08%) HTML
15 47 (19.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 46 (19.17%) jQuery
17 45 (18.75%) Finance
18 44 (18.33%) CSS
19 43 (17.92%) T-SQL
19 43 (17.92%) SOLID
20 42 (17.50%) AngularJS
20 42 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 42 (17.50%) WCF
20 42 (17.50%) Degree
21 41 (17.08%) ASP.NET Web API
22 38 (15.83%) Jenkins
23 37 (15.42%) Software Engineering

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 28 (11.67%) CMS
2 19 (7.92%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.58%) Umbraco
4 10 (4.17%) Sitefinity
5 9 (3.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (3.33%) NServiceBus
7 6 (2.50%) Confluence
7 6 (2.50%) IIS
7 6 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.25%) WordPress
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.42%) CICS
11 1 (0.42%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 7 (2.92%) Office 365
4 5 (2.08%) GitHub
4 5 (2.08%) NuGet
5 4 (1.67%) IaaS
5 4 (1.67%) PaaS
5 4 (1.67%) SaaS
6 3 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.25%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.83%) npm
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) DNS
1 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.67%) Power BI
10 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.83%) Big Data
11 2 (0.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 2 (0.83%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (0.83%) Cognos Transformer
11 2 (0.83%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 69 (28.75%) Git (software)
2 65 (27.08%) Visual Studio
3 38 (15.83%) Jenkins
4 33 (13.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 24 (10.00%) JIRA
6 22 (9.17%) MSBuild
7 20 (8.33%) Selenium
8 18 (7.50%) TeamCity
9 11 (4.58%) SoapUI
9 11 (4.58%) Subversion
10 10 (4.17%) Cucumber
11 9 (3.75%) gulp
11 9 (3.75%) MSTest
12 8 (3.33%) SpecFlow
13 6 (2.50%) Bitbucket
13 6 (2.50%) FxCop
13 6 (2.50%) HP UFT
13 6 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (2.50%) StyleCop
13 6 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 45 (18.75%) Finance
2 24 (10.00%) Retail
3 21 (8.75%) Retail Banking
4 10 (4.17%) Automotive
4 10 (4.17%) Banking
5 7 (2.92%) Law
6 6 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.08%) Advertising
8 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.25%) Marketing
9 3 (1.25%) Publishing
10 2 (0.83%) Back Office
10 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.42%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 106 (44.17%) Developer
2 63 (26.25%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 36 (15.00%) Analyst
5 32 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 26 (10.83%) .NET Software Engineer
8 24 (10.00%) Test Analyst
9 21 (8.75%) Senior Developer
10 18 (7.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 18 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
11 16 (6.67%) Tester
12 12 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 10 (4.17%) Manual Test Analyst
15 9 (3.75%) Architect
15 9 (3.75%) C# Software Engineer
15 9 (3.75%) Lead Software Engineer
15 9 (3.75%) Senior C# Software Engineer
15 9 (3.75%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (60.83%) .NET
2 83 (34.58%) ASP.NET
3 66 (27.50%) Web Services
4 62 (25.83%) .NET Framework
5 53 (22.08%) HTML
6 47 (19.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (19.17%) jQuery
8 44 (18.33%) CSS
9 42 (17.50%) AngularJS
9 42 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 42 (17.50%) WCF
10 41 (17.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 33 (13.75%) RESTful
12 28 (11.67%) Entity Framework
13 27 (11.25%) Middleware
14 22 (9.17%) XML
15 18 (7.50%) Ajax
15 18 (7.50%) Castle Windsor
15 18 (7.50%) HTML5
16 16 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (11.25%) Management Information System
3 21 (8.75%) User Experience
4 17 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.50%) Fintech
7 6 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.67%) PMI
8 4 (1.67%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.25%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.25%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.25%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.83%) Clustering
10 2 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.83%) NHS
10 2 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (2.50%) Linux
3 4 (1.67%) Android
3 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (78.75%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (47.08%) MVC
3 90 (37.50%) Scrum
4 65 (27.08%) Test Automation
5 62 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (17.92%) SOLID
7 37 (15.42%) Software Engineering
8 36 (15.00%) SDLC
9 33 (13.75%) Mentoring
10 31 (12.92%) Information Security
10 31 (12.92%) TDD
11 25 (10.42%) Secure Coding
12 24 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (8.75%) Customer Engagement
13 21 (8.75%) Project Management
13 21 (8.75%) Software Testing
13 21 (8.75%) Test Scripting
13 21 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (8.33%) BDD
14 20 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 149 (62.08%) C#
2 110 (45.83%) SQL
3 62 (25.83%) JavaScript
4 43 (17.92%) T-SQL
5 24 (10.00%) Java
6 19 (7.92%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.25%) VB
8 13 (5.42%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.58%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.67%) C++
10 4 (1.67%) Ruby
11 2 (0.83%) COBOL
11 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.42%) Groovy
12 1 (0.42%) Perl
12 1 (0.42%) PHP
12 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.42%) Python
12 1 (0.42%) VB6
12 1 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 42 (17.50%) Degree
2 17 (7.08%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.42%) PMP
5 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.83%) QA
2 7 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.25%) SLA
5 2 (0.83%) GDPR
5 2 (0.83%) PA-DSS
5 2 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.50%) Puppet
2 4 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.25%) SQL Sentry
4 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.42%) Ansible
5 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 11 (4.58%) Google
4 9 (3.75%) Sitecore
5 8 (3.33%) Oracle
6 7 (2.92%) Adobe
6 7 (2.92%) HP
7 4 (1.67%) Capita
7 4 (1.67%) RedGate
7 4 (1.67%) VMware
8 3 (1.25%) Twitter
9 2 (0.83%) Cognos
9 2 (0.83%) IBM
9 2 (0.83%) Tableau
9 2 (0.83%) Teradata
10 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.42%) Remedy
10 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.42%) SAP
10 1 (0.42%) Sun