Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 188 179
Rank change year-on-year -11 -9 -71
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 140 184 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.35% 1.56% 1.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.33% 7.46% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 131 159 185
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 2,213 2,468 2,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.30% 20.93% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,661 2,016 2,270
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 -27 56 £42,500 -5.56% 17
Cheshire +18 48 £47,125 +4.72% 7
Lancashire -1 28 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Merseyside -11 9 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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.

1 113 (80.71%) C#
2 99 (70.71%) .NET
3 79 (56.43%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 66 (47.14%) SQL
5 66 (47.14%) MVC
6 61 (43.57%) ASP.NET
7 59 (42.14%) JavaScript
8 58 (41.43%) Visual Studio
9 50 (35.71%) Azure
10 48 (34.29%) Microsoft
11 43 (30.71%) Web Services
12 41 (29.29%) Test Automation
12 41 (29.29%) WCF
12 41 (29.29%) jQuery
13 38 (27.14%) XML
14 37 (26.43%) REST
15 36 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 35 (25.00%) HTML
16 35 (25.00%) AngularJS
17 33 (23.57%) Scrum
18 32 (22.86%) Ajax
19 31 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
20 30 (21.43%) SDLC
21 29 (20.71%) DevOps
21 29 (20.71%) CSS
22 28 (20.00%) .NET Framework
22 28 (20.00%) JSON
22 28 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 30 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (8.57%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.86%) Confluence
4 3 (2.14%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (35.71%) Azure
2 12 (8.57%) GitHub
3 6 (4.29%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (3.57%) AWS
5 3 (2.14%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.43%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (1.43%) SaaS
7 1 (0.71%) Firebase
7 1 (0.71%) Google Play
7 1 (0.71%) iTunes
7 1 (0.71%) npm
7 1 (0.71%) Serverless
7 1 (0.71%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (4.29%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.14%) Blockchain
9 3 (2.14%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.14%) Power BI
10 2 (1.43%) Biml
10 2 (1.43%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.43%) MySQL
10 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.71%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 58 (41.43%) Visual Studio
2 25 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 25 (17.86%) Selenium
3 23 (16.43%) JIRA
4 18 (12.86%) Jenkins
5 13 (9.29%) TeamCity
6 10 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 10 (7.14%) NUnit
6 10 (7.14%) WebDriver
7 9 (6.43%) JUnit
7 9 (6.43%) Maven
7 9 (6.43%) ReSharper
7 9 (6.43%) TestNG
8 8 (5.71%) Cucumber
8 8 (5.71%) Hudson
9 5 (3.57%) Appium
10 4 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.43%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 10 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Retail
3 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 103 (73.57%) Developer
2 47 (33.57%) C# Developer
3 36 (25.71%) .NET Developer
4 29 (20.71%) Senior Developer
5 25 (17.86%) Senior C# Developer
6 24 (17.14%) Software Developer
7 23 (16.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Analyst
9 7 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) SQL Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
11 5 (3.57%) Tester
12 4 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (70.71%) .NET
2 61 (43.57%) ASP.NET
3 43 (30.71%) Web Services
4 41 (29.29%) jQuery
4 41 (29.29%) WCF
5 38 (27.14%) XML
6 37 (26.43%) REST
7 36 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 35 (25.00%) HTML
9 32 (22.86%) Ajax
10 29 (20.71%) CSS
11 28 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 28 (20.00%) JSON
11 28 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (19.29%) .NET Core
12 27 (19.29%) SOAP
13 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 12 (8.57%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.86%) User Experience
4 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.43%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.43%) Replication
5 1 (0.71%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.29%) Windows
2 4 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.14%) Android
3 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.43%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (47.14%) MVC
3 41 (29.29%) Test Automation
4 33 (23.57%) Scrum
5 31 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (21.43%) SDLC
7 29 (20.71%) DevOps
8 23 (16.43%) Computer Science
8 23 (16.43%) Microservices
8 23 (16.43%) Unit Testing
9 19 (13.57%) Project Management
10 18 (12.86%) TDD
11 16 (11.43%) Waterfall
12 15 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
12 15 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (10.00%) Business Analysis
13 14 (10.00%) System Testing
14 13 (9.29%) Deployment Automation
15 12 (8.57%) Technology Roadmap
16 11 (7.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 113 (80.71%) C#
2 66 (47.14%) SQL
3 59 (42.14%) JavaScript
4 22 (15.71%) T-SQL
5 18 (12.86%) TypeScript
6 14 (10.00%) Java
7 12 (8.57%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.71%) VBScript
9 6 (4.29%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.86%) VB
11 3 (2.14%) C++
11 3 (2.14%) VB6
12 2 (1.43%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.43%) Python
12 2 (1.43%) Scala
13 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.71%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.71%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (19.29%) Degree
2 7 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (1.43%) HND
4 2 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) GDPR
2 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 48 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.86%) Atlassian
2 4 (2.86%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.43%) Google
3 2 (1.43%) SendGrid
3 2 (1.43%) VMware
4 1 (0.71%) Apple
4 1 (0.71%) CA
4 1 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.71%) IBM
4 1 (0.71%) IDERA
4 1 (0.71%) Informatica
4 1 (0.71%) Micro Focus
4 1 (0.71%) Netezza
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle
4 1 (0.71%) Pega
4 1 (0.71%) RedGate
4 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.71%) Telerik
4 1 (0.71%) TIBCO