Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 188 102
Rank change year-on-year +5 -86 -24
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 180 200 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.60% 1.52% 2.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.65% 7.09% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 160 169 335
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,600 £28,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,353 2,822 2,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.85% 21.45% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,906 2,292 2,383
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -32 74 £45,000 - 24
Cheshire +25 67 £45,000 +16.88% 7
Merseyside +23 24 £35,000 +6.06% 7
Lancashire +15 13 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cumbria - 3 £27,500 -
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 134 (74.44%) C#
1 134 (74.44%) .NET
2 117 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 98 (54.44%) Visual Studio
5 97 (53.89%) Microsoft
6 76 (42.22%) .NET Framework
7 73 (40.56%) SQL
8 72 (40.00%) TDD
9 53 (29.44%) Scrum
10 52 (28.89%) Problem-Solving
11 51 (28.33%) MVC
12 49 (27.22%) ASP.NET
13 45 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (23.33%) WCF
14 42 (23.33%) Web Services
15 41 (22.78%) T-SQL
15 41 (22.78%) Test Automation
16 40 (22.22%) OO
16 40 (22.22%) AngularJS
17 38 (21.11%) ASP.NET Web API
18 37 (20.56%) Decision-Making
18 37 (20.56%) Windows
19 34 (18.89%) JavaScript
20 33 (18.33%) HTML
21 32 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
22 30 (16.67%) RESTful
22 30 (16.67%) BDD
23 29 (16.11%) Finance
24 28 (15.56%) Enterprise Software

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 (7.22%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (5.56%) IIS
3 7 (3.89%) CMS
4 5 (2.78%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.22%) Confluence
5 4 (2.22%) Kentico
6 3 (1.67%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.11%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.11%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.56%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.11%) Dynamics 365
3 10 (5.56%) GitHub
4 3 (1.67%) PaaS
5 2 (1.11%) IaaS
5 2 (1.11%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) Intranet
2 1 (0.56%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.00%) MySQL
5 8 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.67%) OLAP
8 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.67%) SSDT
9 2 (1.11%) Big Data
9 2 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.56%) Power BI
10 1 (0.56%) QlikView
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 98 (54.44%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.11%) Selenium
4 8 (4.44%) Subversion
5 7 (3.89%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.33%) JIRA
6 6 (3.33%) PHPUnit
7 5 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.67%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.11%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.11%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.11%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.56%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.56%) MSTest
10 1 (0.56%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.56%) TestRail
10 1 (0.56%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (16.11%) Finance
2 5 (2.78%) Banking
2 5 (2.78%) Law
3 4 (2.22%) Investment Banking
3 4 (2.22%) Marketing
4 2 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 138 (76.67%) Developer
2 92 (51.11%) .NET Developer
3 87 (48.33%) C# Developer
4 72 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (23.33%) Software Developer
6 37 (20.56%) Senior Developer
7 27 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
7 27 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 26 (14.44%) .NET Software Developer
9 23 (12.78%) Senior Software Developer
10 20 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
11 19 (10.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 14 (7.78%) Senior C# Software Developer
13 13 (7.22%) Senior .NET Software Developer
14 12 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
15 11 (6.11%) BizTalk Developer
16 10 (5.56%) CRM Developer
16 10 (5.56%) Tester
17 9 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (74.44%) .NET
2 76 (42.22%) .NET Framework
3 49 (27.22%) ASP.NET
4 42 (23.33%) WCF
4 42 (23.33%) Web Services
5 40 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 38 (21.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 33 (18.33%) HTML
8 32 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (16.67%) RESTful
10 27 (15.00%) CSS
10 27 (15.00%) SOAP
11 26 (14.44%) jQuery
12 18 (10.00%) XML
13 17 (9.44%) HTML5
14 15 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (7.78%) .NET Core
16 12 (6.67%) Entity Framework
17 10 (5.56%) Ajax
17 10 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.56%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (11.67%) PMI
3 13 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.78%) Fintech
6 4 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.22%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.22%) User Experience
7 3 (1.67%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.11%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.56%) Windows
2 9 (5.00%) Linux
2 9 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.67%) Unix
4 2 (1.11%) Android
4 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (40.00%) TDD
3 53 (29.44%) Scrum
4 52 (28.89%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (28.33%) MVC
6 45 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (22.78%) Test Automation
8 40 (22.22%) OO
9 37 (20.56%) Decision-Making
10 30 (16.67%) BDD
11 27 (15.00%) Unit Testing
12 24 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
13 23 (12.78%) SDLC
14 19 (10.56%) Project Management
15 16 (8.89%) CRM
15 16 (8.89%) Web Development
16 15 (8.33%) Computer Science
16 15 (8.33%) Mentoring
16 15 (8.33%) Microservices
17 13 (7.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 134 (74.44%) C#
2 73 (40.56%) SQL
3 41 (22.78%) T-SQL
4 34 (18.89%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.44%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.89%) PHP
9 6 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.22%) Python
11 3 (1.67%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.11%) COBOL
12 2 (1.11%) Java
12 2 (1.11%) R
13 1 (0.56%) C
13 1 (0.56%) JCL
13 1 (0.56%) Jython
13 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (12.22%) Degree
2 21 (11.67%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.78%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.67%) GDPR
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.22%) Docker
2 9 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (5.00%) Puppet
2 6 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.11%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.11%) Terraform
5 1 (0.56%) Ansible
5 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 97 (53.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 9 (5.00%) VMware
3 6 (3.33%) HP
4 3 (1.67%) Ab Initio
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle
4 3 (1.67%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.67%) Teradata
5 2 (1.11%) Adobe
5 2 (1.11%) RedGate
5 2 (1.11%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.11%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.56%) Actuate
6 1 (0.56%) Google
6 1 (0.56%) IBM
6 1 (0.56%) PayPal
6 1 (0.56%) Sage
6 1 (0.56%) Tableau