Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England > North West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 129 64
Rank change year-on-year -56 -65 +41
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 198 326 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.57% 2.65% 3.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.95% 12.61% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 169 289 448
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £30,450 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

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 2,850 2,585 2,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.58% 21.01% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,285 2,269 2,120
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -46 105 £45,000 - 15
Cheshire -66 61 £40,000 - 10
Merseyside +16 17 £33,000 -12.00% 5
Lancashire -5 12 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 140 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (60.10%) C#
2 119 (60.10%) .NET
3 95 (47.98%) MVC
4 87 (43.94%) SQL Server
5 77 (38.89%) SQL
6 71 (35.86%) Visual Studio
7 65 (32.83%) Scrum
8 63 (31.82%) ASP.NET
9 54 (27.27%) Finance
10 50 (25.25%) Web Services
11 48 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 48 (24.24%) .NET Framework
12 45 (22.73%) Microsoft
13 44 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (21.72%) Git (software)
14 43 (21.72%) Test Automation
15 42 (21.21%) Degree
16 41 (20.71%) jQuery
17 38 (19.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 37 (18.69%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (17.68%) HTML
20 34 (17.17%) WCF
21 33 (16.67%) AngularJS
21 33 (16.67%) SDLC
22 29 (14.65%) Software Engineering
22 29 (14.65%) CSS
23 28 (14.14%) Ajax
24 27 (13.64%) Windows
25 26 (13.13%) 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 22 (11.11%) CMS
2 13 (6.57%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.53%) IIS
3 5 (2.53%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.02%) Facebook Platform
4 4 (2.02%) NServiceBus
4 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.52%) Confluence
5 3 (1.52%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.52%) WordPress
6 2 (1.01%) CICS
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 7 (3.54%) Office 365
4 4 (2.02%) IaaS
4 4 (2.02%) PaaS
4 4 (2.02%) SaaS
5 3 (1.52%) GitHub
5 3 (1.52%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) AMQP
1 1 (0.51%) DNS
1 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (43.94%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.53%) Power BI
11 4 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.52%) DB2
12 3 (1.52%) IMS/DB
12 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.01%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 2 (1.01%) Cognos Report Studio
13 2 (1.01%) Cognos Transformer
13 2 (1.01%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 71 (35.86%) Visual Studio
2 43 (21.72%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 17 (8.59%) Jenkins
5 16 (8.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (7.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 14 (7.07%) Subversion
7 13 (6.57%) JIRA
7 13 (6.57%) Selenium
8 11 (5.56%) MSBuild
9 8 (4.04%) Toad
10 6 (3.03%) HP UFT
11 4 (2.02%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.02%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.02%) git-flow
11 4 (2.02%) gulp
12 3 (1.52%) MSTest
12 3 (1.52%) NuGet
12 3 (1.52%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 54 (27.27%) Finance
2 18 (9.09%) Retail
3 11 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 8 (4.04%) Banking
5 7 (3.54%) Advertising
5 7 (3.54%) Automotive
6 5 (2.53%) Law
7 4 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.52%) Publishing
9 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (50.00%) Developer
2 52 (26.26%) .NET Developer
3 32 (16.16%) C# Developer
4 26 (13.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (11.62%) Analyst
5 23 (11.62%) Software Engineer
6 18 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.59%) .NET Software Engineer
8 13 (6.57%) Tester
9 12 (6.06%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 12 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) Test Analyst
11 10 (5.05%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (4.55%) Automation Tester
12 9 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
12 9 (4.55%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 8 (4.04%) Applications Support
13 8 (4.04%) Development Manager
13 8 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (60.10%) .NET
2 63 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 50 (25.25%) Web Services
4 48 (24.24%) .NET Framework
5 41 (20.71%) jQuery
6 38 (19.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 37 (18.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (17.68%) HTML
9 34 (17.17%) WCF
10 33 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 29 (14.65%) CSS
12 28 (14.14%) Ajax
13 26 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (11.11%) Entity Framework
15 21 (10.61%) XML
16 19 (9.60%) RESTful
17 18 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 18 (9.09%) HTML5
18 16 (8.08%) Middleware
19 13 (6.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.07%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.06%) User Experience
4 11 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.02%) Fintech
7 4 (2.02%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.52%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.52%) Replication
9 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.01%) Clustering
9 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.64%) Windows
2 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.53%) Linux
4 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.01%) Unix
5 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (47.98%) MVC
3 65 (32.83%) Scrum
4 44 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (21.72%) Test Automation
6 33 (16.67%) SDLC
7 29 (14.65%) Software Engineering
8 26 (13.13%) SOLID
9 21 (10.61%) Web Development
10 20 (10.10%) Test Scripting
11 19 (9.60%) TDD
12 18 (9.09%) Information Security
12 18 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 18 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (8.08%) Project Management
13 16 (8.08%) Secure Coding
13 16 (8.08%) Software Testing
14 15 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (7.07%) BDD
16 12 (6.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (60.10%) C#
2 77 (38.89%) SQL
3 48 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.13%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 10 (5.05%) Java
6 10 (5.05%) TypeScript
6 10 (5.05%) VB
7 8 (4.04%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.54%) C++
9 3 (1.52%) COBOL
9 3 (1.52%) Python
10 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.51%) Erlang
11 1 (0.51%) Haskell
11 1 (0.51%) Perl
11 1 (0.51%) PHP
11 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.51%) Ruby
11 1 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 42 (21.21%) Degree
2 9 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (4.04%) ISEB
4 7 (3.54%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.51%) PMP
6 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.60%) QA
2 11 (5.56%) SLA
3 9 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.02%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.02%) PA-DSS
5 2 (1.01%) GDPR
5 2 (1.01%) PMO
6 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.03%) Puppet
2 2 (1.01%) Ansible
2 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.10%) Xamarin
3 12 (6.06%) Google
3 12 (6.06%) Oracle
4 7 (3.54%) Adobe
4 7 (3.54%) HP
5 4 (2.02%) Facebook
5 4 (2.02%) IBM
5 4 (2.02%) RedGate
5 4 (2.02%) VMware
6 3 (1.52%) Capita
7 2 (1.01%) Cognos
7 2 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.01%) Tableau
7 2 (1.01%) Teradata
8 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.51%) SAP
8 1 (0.51%) Sun
8 1 (0.51%) TIBCO