Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England > North West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 181 114
Rank change year-on-year +13 -67 +10
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 214 226 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.76% 1.71% 2.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.99% 8.05% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 181 183 291
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £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 2,680 2,806 2,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.05% 21.27% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,159 2,321 2,051
North West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -15 113 £47,500 +18.75% 14
Cheshire +16 73 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Merseyside +34 21 £38,750 -28.24% 5
Lancashire +4 8 £50,000 +40.85% 2
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 150 (70.09%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (64.02%) .NET
3 136 (63.55%) C#
4 97 (45.33%) SQL
5 92 (42.99%) MVC
6 83 (38.79%) SQL Server
7 80 (37.38%) Scrum
8 70 (32.71%) ASP.NET
9 65 (30.37%) .NET Framework
10 64 (29.91%) Git (software)
11 60 (28.04%) JavaScript
12 59 (27.57%) Microsoft
12 59 (27.57%) Continuous Integration
12 59 (27.57%) Test Automation
13 58 (27.10%) HTML
14 56 (26.17%) Visual Studio
15 50 (23.36%) TDD
16 48 (22.43%) CSS
16 48 (22.43%) ASP.NET Web API
17 44 (20.56%) Mentoring
17 44 (20.56%) Web Services
17 44 (20.56%) Finance
18 43 (20.09%) T-SQL
18 43 (20.09%) AngularJS
19 40 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
20 39 (18.22%) Jenkins
21 37 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
22 35 (16.36%) SOLID
23 34 (15.89%) jQuery
24 33 (15.42%) Octopus Deploy

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 14 (6.54%) CMS
1 14 (6.54%) Sitefinity
2 13 (6.07%) IIS
3 12 (5.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (4.67%) Umbraco
5 9 (4.21%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.80%) Confluence
6 6 (2.80%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.87%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.40%) Appian
8 3 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.93%) Kentico
9 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.87%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.47%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.61%) GitHub
4 7 (3.27%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.87%) NuGet
5 4 (1.87%) Sage Pay
6 3 (1.40%) npm
7 2 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.47%) Google Play
8 1 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.87%) Internet
2 3 (1.40%) Intranet
3 2 (0.93%) MQTT
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (38.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.14%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (4.21%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.27%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.27%) MySQL
9 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.87%) OLAP
11 3 (1.40%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.40%) SSDT
12 2 (0.93%) Big Data
12 2 (0.93%) Power BI
12 2 (0.93%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (29.91%) Git (software)
2 56 (26.17%) Visual Studio
3 39 (18.22%) Jenkins
4 33 (15.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 23 (10.75%) TeamCity
6 22 (10.28%) Selenium
7 20 (9.35%) JIRA
8 17 (7.94%) MSBuild
9 12 (5.61%) SoapUI
10 10 (4.67%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.74%) MSTest
11 8 (3.74%) SpecFlow
11 8 (3.74%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (3.27%) SonarQube
12 7 (3.27%) Subversion
13 6 (2.80%) FxCop
13 6 (2.80%) gulp
13 6 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (2.80%) StyleCop
14 5 (2.34%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (20.56%) Finance
2 15 (7.01%) Retail
2 15 (7.01%) Retail Banking
3 7 (3.27%) Marketing
4 6 (2.80%) Back Office
5 5 (2.34%) Banking
5 5 (2.34%) Law
6 4 (1.87%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.40%) Automotive
7 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 115 (53.74%) Developer
2 67 (31.31%) .NET Developer
3 49 (22.90%) C# Developer
4 35 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (14.95%) Senior Developer
6 26 (12.15%) Analyst
7 23 (10.75%) Software Developer
8 20 (9.35%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (7.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (7.48%) Software Engineer
9 16 (7.48%) Tester
10 15 (7.01%) .NET Software Developer
10 15 (7.01%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (6.54%) Test Analyst
12 13 (6.07%) .NET Software Engineer
12 13 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (5.61%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 12 (5.61%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (5.61%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (4.21%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (64.02%) .NET
2 70 (32.71%) ASP.NET
3 65 (30.37%) .NET Framework
4 58 (27.10%) HTML
5 48 (22.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 48 (22.43%) CSS
6 44 (20.56%) Web Services
7 43 (20.09%) AngularJS
8 37 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (15.89%) jQuery
10 28 (13.08%) WCF
11 25 (11.68%) RESTful
12 24 (11.21%) Entity Framework
13 23 (10.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (8.88%) HTML5
15 18 (8.41%) Middleware
15 18 (8.41%) XML
16 15 (7.01%) WPF
17 14 (6.54%) JSON
17 14 (6.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.28%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (9.81%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (9.81%) User Experience
4 20 (9.35%) Management Information System
5 15 (7.01%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.27%) Fintech
7 6 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.34%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.40%) PMI
11 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.93%) NHS
12 1 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.47%) Replication
12 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.68%) Windows
2 10 (4.67%) Android
2 10 (4.67%) Linux
3 7 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.47%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (70.09%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (42.99%) MVC
3 80 (37.38%) Scrum
4 59 (27.57%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (27.57%) Test Automation
5 50 (23.36%) TDD
6 44 (20.56%) Mentoring
7 40 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (16.36%) SOLID
9 30 (14.02%) OO
10 27 (12.62%) SDLC
11 26 (12.15%) Decision-Making
12 25 (11.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (10.75%) Unit Testing
14 20 (9.35%) DevOps
14 20 (9.35%) Software Engineering
15 18 (8.41%) Information Security
16 16 (7.48%) Software Testing
16 16 (7.48%) Time Management
16 16 (7.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 136 (63.55%) C#
2 97 (45.33%) SQL
3 60 (28.04%) JavaScript
4 43 (20.09%) T-SQL
5 32 (14.95%) Java
6 21 (9.81%) VB.NET
7 19 (8.88%) PowerShell
8 15 (7.01%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.74%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.74%) VB
10 4 (1.87%) Ruby
11 3 (1.40%) COBOL
11 3 (1.40%) PHP
11 3 (1.40%) Python
12 2 (0.93%) Groovy
12 2 (0.93%) JCL
12 2 (0.93%) Jython
12 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.93%) VB6
13 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (11.21%) Degree
2 18 (8.41%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.93%) ISEB
7 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.49%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.40%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) GCP
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.34%) Docker
3 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (4.67%) Puppet
2 6 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.34%) SQL Sentry
4 4 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.40%) Ansible
6 2 (0.93%) Terraform
6 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 59 (27.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.88%) Xamarin
3 12 (5.61%) Sitecore
4 8 (3.74%) Atlassian
5 7 (3.27%) VMware
6 5 (2.34%) Google
7 4 (1.87%) Adobe
7 4 (1.87%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.40%) Capita
8 3 (1.40%) IBM
8 3 (1.40%) Twitter
9 2 (0.93%) Apple
9 2 (0.93%) HP
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle
10 1 (0.47%) Cisco
10 1 (0.47%) Facebook
10 1 (0.47%) PayPal
10 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.47%) RedGate
10 1 (0.47%) Sage