Period
to 22 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 169 96
Rank change year-on-year +8 -73 +32
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 235 236 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.90% 1.83% 2.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.17% 8.75% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 194 197 321
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -9.41% +7.90%
10th Percentile £27,950 £24,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,750 £56,250 £57,500
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 2,876 2,698 2,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.21% 20.93% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,280 2,258 1,983
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,811 £27,500 £25,000
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 June 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 June 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 -14 124 £47,500 +26.67% 15
Cheshire +17 75 £40,000 - 9
Merseyside +25 24 £40,000 +6.67% 7
Lancashire -6 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 175 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (63.83%) C#
3 146 (62.13%) .NET
4 117 (49.79%) SQL
5 111 (47.23%) MVC
6 90 (38.30%) Git (software)
7 86 (36.60%) Scrum
8 83 (35.32%) SQL Server
9 78 (33.19%) ASP.NET
10 72 (30.64%) Test Automation
11 68 (28.94%) Web Services
11 68 (28.94%) JavaScript
12 67 (28.51%) .NET Framework
12 67 (28.51%) Continuous Integration
13 65 (27.66%) HTML
14 58 (24.68%) T-SQL
15 55 (23.40%) Finance
16 54 (22.98%) ASP.NET Web API
17 51 (21.70%) Microsoft
18 50 (21.28%) CSS
18 50 (21.28%) Visual Studio
18 50 (21.28%) SOLID
19 49 (20.85%) Mentoring
20 48 (20.43%) Jenkins
21 47 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
22 43 (18.30%) Octopus Deploy
23 41 (17.45%) RESTful
24 40 (17.02%) jQuery
25 39 (16.60%) Software Engineering
25 39 (16.60%) AngularJS

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 21 (8.94%) CMS
2 17 (7.23%) Sitefinity
3 12 (5.11%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.68%) IIS
4 11 (4.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (4.26%) Umbraco
6 7 (2.98%) Confluence
7 6 (2.55%) NServiceBus
8 4 (1.70%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.28%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.43%) CICS
11 1 (0.43%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.43%) Kentico
11 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.28%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.26%) GitHub
4 5 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 5 (2.13%) NuGet
5 3 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.28%) npm
5 3 (1.28%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Google Play
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.43%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.70%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) Intranet
2 2 (0.85%) MQTT
3 1 (0.43%) DNS
3 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (35.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (5.11%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.68%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.40%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.70%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.70%) MySQL
9 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.28%) Power BI
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (0.85%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.85%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 90 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 50 (21.28%) Visual Studio
3 48 (20.43%) Jenkins
4 43 (18.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 32 (13.62%) JIRA
6 27 (11.49%) MSBuild
7 21 (8.94%) Selenium
8 19 (8.09%) TeamCity
9 12 (5.11%) Cucumber
9 12 (5.11%) SoapUI
9 12 (5.11%) Subversion
10 8 (3.40%) gulp
10 8 (3.40%) MSTest
10 8 (3.40%) SonarQube
10 8 (3.40%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.98%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (2.55%) Bitbucket
12 6 (2.55%) FxCop
12 6 (2.55%) StyleCop
12 6 (2.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 55 (23.40%) Finance
2 27 (11.49%) Retail
3 26 (11.06%) Retail Banking
4 12 (5.11%) Banking
5 9 (3.83%) Law
6 8 (3.40%) Automotive
6 8 (3.40%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.55%) Marketing
8 5 (2.13%) Back Office
9 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 108 (45.96%) Developer
2 61 (25.96%) .NET Developer
3 41 (17.45%) C# Developer
4 32 (13.62%) Analyst
5 31 (13.19%) Software Engineer
6 30 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (11.06%) .NET Software Engineer
8 21 (8.94%) Senior Software Engineer
9 20 (8.51%) Test Analyst
10 18 (7.66%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 18 (7.66%) Tester
11 17 (7.23%) Senior Developer
12 15 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (4.68%) Architect
13 11 (4.68%) Software Developer
14 10 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 10 (4.26%) Manual Test Analyst
14 10 (4.26%) Software Tester
15 9 (3.83%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (62.13%) .NET
2 78 (33.19%) ASP.NET
3 68 (28.94%) Web Services
4 67 (28.51%) .NET Framework
5 65 (27.66%) HTML
6 54 (22.98%) ASP.NET Web API
7 50 (21.28%) CSS
8 47 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (17.45%) RESTful
10 40 (17.02%) jQuery
11 39 (16.60%) AngularJS
12 34 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 34 (14.47%) WCF
13 33 (14.04%) Middleware
14 29 (12.34%) Entity Framework
15 23 (9.79%) HTML5
16 20 (8.51%) XML
17 18 (7.66%) Castle Windsor
18 16 (6.81%) React
19 15 (6.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.62%) Management Information System
2 30 (12.77%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (11.06%) User Experience
4 23 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (7.23%) Mobile App
6 15 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.83%) Fintech
8 8 (3.40%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.70%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.70%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.70%) PMI
10 3 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.28%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.85%) NHS
11 2 (0.85%) Replication
12 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.43%) Clustering
12 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.91%) Windows
2 10 (4.26%) Android
3 6 (2.55%) Linux
4 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (47.23%) MVC
3 86 (36.60%) Scrum
4 72 (30.64%) Test Automation
5 67 (28.51%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (21.28%) SOLID
7 49 (20.85%) Mentoring
8 39 (16.60%) Software Engineering
9 37 (15.74%) SDLC
10 35 (14.89%) Information Security
11 33 (14.04%) TDD
12 29 (12.34%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (12.34%) Secure Coding
13 25 (10.64%) Customer Engagement
14 23 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
15 20 (8.51%) User Stories
16 19 (8.09%) Time Management
17 18 (7.66%) Software Testing
17 18 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
17 18 (7.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 150 (63.83%) C#
2 117 (49.79%) SQL
3 68 (28.94%) JavaScript
4 58 (24.68%) T-SQL
5 37 (15.74%) Java
6 26 (11.06%) VB.NET
7 17 (7.23%) TypeScript
7 17 (7.23%) VB
8 12 (5.11%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.70%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.70%) Ruby
10 3 (1.28%) C++
10 3 (1.28%) COBOL
10 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.28%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.85%) JCL
11 2 (0.85%) Jython
11 2 (0.85%) PHP
11 2 (0.85%) Python
11 2 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (15.74%) Degree
2 18 (7.66%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.70%) ISEB
4 4 (1.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (14.89%) QA
2 4 (1.70%) GDPR
3 2 (0.85%) PA-DSS
3 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.13%) Docker
2 3 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.55%) Puppet
2 5 (2.13%) SQL Sentry
3 4 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.28%) Ansible
5 2 (0.85%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.89%) Xamarin
3 11 (4.68%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.98%) Google
4 7 (2.98%) HP
4 7 (2.98%) Oracle
5 6 (2.55%) Adobe
6 4 (1.70%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.70%) IBM
7 3 (1.28%) Capita
7 3 (1.28%) RedGate
7 3 (1.28%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.28%) Twitter
7 3 (1.28%) VMware
8 2 (0.85%) Apple
8 2 (0.85%) Cognos
8 2 (0.85%) Tableau
8 2 (0.85%) Teradata
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco
9 1 (0.43%) Red Hat