Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 108 79
Rank change year-on-year -87 -29 +16
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 198 352 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.49% 2.82% 3.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.97% 13.24% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 162 321 427
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,700 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £50,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 2840 2658 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.43% 21.29% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2387 2181
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -60 116 £42,500 -2.30% 9
Cheshire -56 68 £39,500 +2.60% 5
Lancashire -20 7 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Merseyside +7 6 £36,000 +10.77% 4
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 136 (68.69%) .NET
2 129 (65.15%) SQL Server
3 125 (63.13%) C#
4 112 (56.57%) MVC
5 107 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 94 (47.47%) SQL
8 66 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 58 (29.29%) .NET Framework
9 58 (29.29%) Finance
10 54 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 52 (26.26%) jQuery
12 51 (25.76%) JavaScript
13 47 (23.74%) Web Services
14 46 (23.23%) HTML
14 46 (23.23%) Scrum
15 45 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 41 (20.71%) WCF
17 39 (19.70%) XML
18 38 (19.19%) Degree
19 37 (18.69%) CSS
20 36 (18.18%) Ajax
20 36 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 35 (17.68%) Entity Framework
22 34 (17.17%) SQL Server 2008
23 32 (16.16%) Web Development
24 30 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 30 (15.15%) AngularJS
25 29 (14.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 28 (14.14%) T-SQL

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 16 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.04%) CMS
3 7 (3.54%) IIS
4 5 (2.53%) Facebook Platform
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) Apache
7 1 (0.51%) CICS
7 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.01%) Office 365
5 1 (0.51%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.51%) GitHub
5 1 (0.51%) PaaS
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) Ethernet
1 3 (1.52%) RS-232
1 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.01%) AMQP
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) PBX
3 1 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (65.15%) SQL Server
2 34 (17.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (14.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.54%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (3.03%) NoSQL
9 6 (3.03%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.53%) Power BI
11 4 (2.02%) DTS
11 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.52%) MySQL
12 3 (1.52%) OLAP
12 3 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 99 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 28 (14.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 28 (14.14%) TeamCity
3 23 (11.62%) Git (software)
4 15 (7.58%) Selenium
5 13 (6.57%) Subversion
6 6 (3.03%) Toad
7 5 (2.53%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.53%) MSI
7 5 (2.53%) MSTest
7 5 (2.53%) NuGet
7 5 (2.53%) NUnit
7 5 (2.53%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.53%) WiX
8 4 (2.02%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.52%) HP UFT
9 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Blend
9 3 (1.52%) Ranorex
10 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
General
1 58 (29.29%) Finance
2 7 (3.54%) Advertising
2 7 (3.54%) Retail
3 6 (3.03%) Law
4 4 (2.02%) Banking
4 4 (2.02%) Marketing
5 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 135 (68.18%) Developer
2 65 (32.83%) .NET Developer
3 46 (23.23%) C# Developer
4 36 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (8.59%) Applications Support
6 16 (8.08%) SQL Developer
7 14 (7.07%) Analyst
8 13 (6.57%) Applications Developer
9 12 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (5.05%) Web Developer
11 9 (4.55%) Tester
12 8 (4.04%) Release Analyst
12 8 (4.04%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.54%) DBA
13 7 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 7 (3.54%) Lead Developer
14 6 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
14 6 (3.03%) Angular Developer
14 6 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (68.69%) .NET
2 66 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 58 (29.29%) .NET Framework
4 52 (26.26%) jQuery
5 47 (23.74%) Web Services
6 46 (23.23%) HTML
7 45 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (20.71%) WCF
9 39 (19.70%) XML
10 37 (18.69%) CSS
11 36 (18.18%) Ajax
11 36 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 35 (17.68%) Entity Framework
13 30 (15.15%) AngularJS
14 22 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 21 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (7.58%) HTML5
18 12 (6.06%) WPF
19 11 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.55%) Replication
5 7 (3.54%) Fintech
6 6 (3.03%) iPad
6 6 (3.03%) User Experience
7 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.52%) Clustering
8 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.52%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 3 (1.52%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.51%) Animation
10 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.64%) Windows
2 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.53%) Linux
4 3 (1.52%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (56.57%) MVC
2 107 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (23.23%) Scrum
4 32 (16.16%) Web Development
5 28 (14.14%) Test Automation
6 27 (13.64%) SDLC
7 24 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (11.11%) TDD
9 18 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 17 (8.59%) ETL
11 15 (7.58%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.07%) Dependency Injection
13 13 (6.57%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (6.57%) Software Engineering
13 13 (6.57%) Test Scripting
13 13 (6.57%) Waterfall
14 11 (5.56%) BDD
14 11 (5.56%) OO
15 10 (5.05%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 125 (63.13%) C#
2 94 (47.47%) SQL
3 51 (25.76%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.14%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.04%) C
5 8 (4.04%) C++
6 7 (3.54%) Java
6 7 (3.54%) TypeScript
6 7 (3.54%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.02%) Python
7 4 (2.02%) VBA
7 4 (2.02%) XAML
8 3 (1.52%) PHP
8 3 (1.52%) VB
9 2 (1.01%) COBOL
9 2 (1.01%) Erlang
9 2 (1.01%) Haskell
9 2 (1.01%) Ruby
9 2 (1.01%) VB6
9 2 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (19.19%) Degree
2 9 (4.55%) ISEB
3 8 (4.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.51%) PMP
6 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.59%) SLA
2 12 (6.06%) QA
3 6 (3.03%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.01%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.51%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 4 (2.02%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (2.02%) Perfmon
2 3 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.01%) Ansible
3 2 (1.01%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.01%) Puppet
4 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.06%) Oracle
3 11 (5.56%) Google
4 7 (3.54%) Sitecore
5 6 (3.03%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.53%) Facebook
7 4 (2.02%) Adobe
7 4 (2.02%) IBM
8 3 (1.52%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.01%) HP
9 2 (1.01%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.51%) Capita
10 1 (0.51%) Sage
10 1 (0.51%) Sun
10 1 (0.51%) Telerik