Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 234 180 187
Rank change year-on-year -54 +7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1,962 3,171 3,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.43% 1.94% 1.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.60% 9.67% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,433 2,569 2,844
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 25,821 32,805 35,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.85% 20.06% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20,420 26,525 28,945
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server.

Salary trend for Team Foundation Server in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Team Foundation Server in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 16 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 21 October 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
England -55 1,805 £50,000 - 307
UK excluding London -48 1,255 £45,000 - 248
London -58 656 £57,500 -4.17% 77
South East -43 394 £52,500 - 61
North of England -19 332 £42,500 -5.56% 46
Midlands -42 193 £41,000 +2.50% 57
Yorkshire +8 179 £40,000 -5.88% 20
South West -53 149 £43,156 +3.99% 43
North West 0 126 £44,000 -2.22% 23
East Midlands -28 98 £43,000 +7.50% 27
West Midlands -32 95 £40,000 -5.88% 30
Scotland -33 85 £48,004 +6.67% 12
East of England +3 79 £45,000 - 24
North East -18 27 £47,500 - 3
Wales -14 22 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Northern Ireland -15 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 1,254 (63.91%) C#
2 1,170 (59.63%) .NET
3 1,125 (57.34%) Agile Software Development
4 931 (47.45%) SQL Server
5 908 (46.28%) SQL
6 876 (44.65%) Microsoft
7 696 (35.47%) Azure
8 652 (33.23%) JavaScript
9 602 (30.68%) DevOps
10 596 (30.38%) Git (software)
11 540 (27.52%) Visual Studio
12 526 (26.81%) MVC
13 500 (25.48%) Scrum
14 487 (24.82%) ASP.NET
15 472 (24.06%) Finance
16 458 (23.34%) HTML
17 440 (22.43%) Windows
18 397 (20.23%) Test Automation
19 390 (19.88%) CSS
20 378 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
21 371 (18.91%) jQuery
22 366 (18.65%) AngularJS
23 351 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
24 348 (17.74%) ASP.NET Web API
25 340 (17.33%) .NET Framework
26 320 (16.31%) T-SQL
27 315 (16.06%) WCF
28 313 (15.95%) SDLC
29 309 (15.75%) JIRA
30 294 (14.98%) AWS

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 133 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 127 (6.47%) IIS
3 79 (4.03%) BizTalk Server
4 65 (3.31%) Confluence
5 42 (2.14%) CMS
6 29 (1.48%) Umbraco
7 18 (0.92%) WordPress
8 17 (0.87%) Apache Spark
9 15 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 13 (0.66%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.46%) ArcGIS
12 9 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (0.41%) NServiceBus
14 6 (0.31%) Apache
14 6 (0.31%) CICS
14 6 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.31%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 45 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (2.24%) MS Visio
3 38 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 24 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (0.31%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.25%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.20%) Moqups
9 4 (0.20%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 94 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (1.27%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.31%) FastStats
5 4 (0.20%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.10%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.10%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.10%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.051%) Endur
7 1 (0.051%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.051%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.051%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 696 (35.47%) Azure
2 294 (14.98%) AWS
3 135 (6.88%) GCP
4 108 (5.50%) Power Platform
5 70 (3.57%) PaaS
6 67 (3.41%) Office 365
7 52 (2.65%) GitHub
8 47 (2.40%) Dynamics 365
9 45 (2.29%) SaaS
10 41 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
11 40 (2.04%) G Suite
12 38 (1.94%) CloudBees
13 35 (1.78%) npm
14 30 (1.53%) Serverless
15 26 (1.33%) IaaS
16 25 (1.27%) Azure Functions
17 23 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
17 23 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
18 20 (1.02%) PowerApps
19 19 (0.97%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.22%) Internet
2 22 (1.12%) Firewall
3 19 (0.97%) DNS
3 19 (0.97%) HTTP
3 19 (0.97%) VoIP
4 16 (0.82%) CTI
4 16 (0.82%) Intranet
5 10 (0.51%) SMTP
5 10 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.46%) DHCP
6 9 (0.46%) SSL
6 9 (0.46%) Wireshark
7 8 (0.41%) SAN
8 7 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.20%) WebEx
10 3 (0.15%) FTP
10 3 (0.15%) GoToMeeting
10 3 (0.15%) RS-232
10 3 (0.15%) RS-485
10 3 (0.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 931 (47.45%) SQL Server
2 221 (11.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 213 (10.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 107 (5.45%) Power BI
5 101 (5.15%) Relational Database
6 100 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 96 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
8 91 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 88 (4.49%) NoSQL
10 79 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 73 (3.72%) MySQL
12 54 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
13 50 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
14 29 (1.48%) Big Data
14 29 (1.48%) SQLite
15 28 (1.43%) DB2
15 28 (1.43%) Oracle Database
16 27 (1.38%) Hadoop
16 27 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
17 21 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 596 (30.38%) Git (software)
2 540 (27.52%) Visual Studio
3 309 (15.75%) JIRA
4 291 (14.83%) Selenium
5 269 (13.71%) Jenkins
6 219 (11.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 194 (9.89%) TeamCity
8 162 (8.26%) Visual Studio Team System
9 150 (7.65%) Subversion
10 126 (6.42%) Cucumber
11 102 (5.20%) SoapUI
12 101 (5.15%) NUnit
13 90 (4.59%) IBM UrbanCode
14 80 (4.08%) SpecFlow
15 77 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 76 (3.87%) JMeter
17 65 (3.31%) LoadRunner
18 64 (3.26%) WebDriver
19 62 (3.16%) GoCD
20 59 (3.01%) Travis CI
General
1 472 (24.06%) Finance
2 127 (6.47%) Retail
3 82 (4.18%) Manufacturing
4 52 (2.65%) Marketing
5 46 (2.34%) Banking
6 36 (1.83%) Public Sector
7 35 (1.78%) Financial Institution
8 32 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.27%) Legal
10 24 (1.22%) Electronics
11 22 (1.12%) Back Office
12 9 (0.46%) Automotive
13 7 (0.36%) Games
13 7 (0.36%) Law
14 6 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.25%) Publishing
15 5 (0.25%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.15%) French Language
16 3 (0.15%) Front Office
17 2 (0.10%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 985 (50.20%) Developer
2 377 (19.22%) .NET Developer
3 344 (17.53%) C# Developer
4 230 (11.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 228 (11.62%) Software Developer
6 222 (11.31%) Senior Developer
7 188 (9.58%) Consultant
8 176 (8.97%) Analyst
9 112 (5.71%) SQL Developer
10 106 (5.40%) DevOps Engineer
11 98 (4.99%) Tester
12 96 (4.89%) Software Engineer
13 95 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
14 87 (4.43%) .NET Software Developer
14 87 (4.43%) Senior DevOps
15 82 (4.18%) Senior Consultant
16 80 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
17 79 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
18 75 (3.82%) Architect
18 75 (3.82%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,170 (59.63%) .NET
2 487 (24.82%) ASP.NET
3 458 (23.34%) HTML
4 390 (19.88%) CSS
5 371 (18.91%) jQuery
6 366 (18.65%) AngularJS
7 348 (17.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 340 (17.33%) .NET Framework
9 315 (16.06%) WCF
10 293 (14.93%) Web Services
11 292 (14.88%) XML
12 250 (12.74%) REST
13 230 (11.72%) .NET Core
14 200 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 180 (9.17%) React
16 177 (9.02%) Entity Framework
17 174 (8.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 164 (8.36%) SOAP
19 150 (7.65%) WPF
20 139 (7.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 172 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
3 94 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
4 68 (3.47%) User Experience
5 55 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 49 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
7 44 (2.24%) Algorithms
8 39 (1.99%) PlayStation
8 39 (1.99%) Virtual Team
9 37 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 30 (1.53%) N-Tier
11 26 (1.33%) Robotics
12 23 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (0.92%) Data Structures
14 16 (0.82%) Reinsurance
14 16 (0.82%) W3C
15 15 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (0.66%) Fixed Income
16 13 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 440 (22.43%) Windows
2 184 (9.38%) Linux
3 92 (4.69%) Unix
4 65 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 39 (1.99%) Mesosphere
6 25 (1.27%) CoreOS
7 23 (1.17%) Android
8 21 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (1.02%) Windows 10
9 20 (1.02%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 19 (0.97%) Apple iOS
11 16 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (0.51%) CentOS
14 7 (0.36%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.31%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
16 5 (0.25%) zOS
17 3 (0.15%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,125 (57.34%) Agile Software Development
2 602 (30.68%) DevOps
3 526 (26.81%) MVC
4 500 (25.48%) Scrum
5 397 (20.23%) Test Automation
6 378 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
7 351 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
8 313 (15.95%) SDLC
9 293 (14.93%) TDD
10 231 (11.77%) Mentoring
10 231 (11.77%) Unit Testing
11 209 (10.65%) Microservices
12 203 (10.35%) OO
13 195 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
14 194 (9.89%) Web Development
15 193 (9.84%) BDD
16 165 (8.41%) Software Engineering
17 163 (8.31%) Continuous Delivery
18 152 (7.75%) Software Testing
19 131 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,254 (63.91%) C#
2 908 (46.28%) SQL
3 652 (33.23%) JavaScript
4 320 (16.31%) T-SQL
5 287 (14.63%) Java
6 249 (12.69%) PowerShell
7 179 (9.12%) Python
7 179 (9.12%) VB.NET
8 118 (6.01%) VB
9 76 (3.87%) Bash Shell
10 75 (3.82%) C++
11 62 (3.16%) VB6
12 53 (2.70%) TypeScript
13 50 (2.55%) PL/SQL
14 42 (2.14%) Ruby
15 41 (2.09%) Go
16 36 (1.83%) C
17 31 (1.58%) VBA
18 29 (1.48%) PHP
19 24 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 248 (12.64%) Degree
2 70 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (3.21%) ISTQB
4 58 (2.96%) ISEB
5 42 (2.14%) Security Cleared
6 41 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (1.78%) SC Cleared
8 20 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (0.51%) MCTS
11 9 (0.46%) MCSA
12 8 (0.41%) MCITP
12 8 (0.41%) MCSD
12 8 (0.41%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.36%) MCAD
13 7 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.31%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.31%) HND
14 6 (0.31%) MCSE
15 5 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (11.82%) QA
2 35 (1.78%) GDPR
3 19 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.82%) SLA
5 9 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.31%) ISO 13485
6 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.31%) PMO
6 6 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.25%) WAI
7 5 (0.25%) WCAG
8 2 (0.10%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.10%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 230 (11.72%) Docker
2 46 (2.34%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.61%) LXC
6 10 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.051%) KVM
9 1 (0.051%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 154 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
2 147 (7.49%) Ansible
3 141 (7.19%) Puppet
4 125 (6.37%) Terraform
5 114 (5.81%) Kubernetes
6 79 (4.03%) Consul
7 78 (3.98%) Automic
8 70 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
9 40 (2.04%) Rundeck
10 39 (1.99%) Prometheus
11 23 (1.17%) Rancher
12 21 (1.07%) Graphite
12 21 (1.07%) Nagios
13 16 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
14 14 (0.71%) HP ALM
15 12 (0.61%) WSUS
16 8 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
17 6 (0.31%) Cloudify
17 6 (0.31%) Control-M
18 5 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 876 (44.65%) Microsoft
2 147 (7.49%) Oracle
3 102 (5.20%) Google
4 89 (4.54%) Splunk
5 76 (3.87%) HP
6 51 (2.60%) RedGate
7 44 (2.24%) SAP
8 42 (2.14%) ServiceNow
9 40 (2.04%) Delphix
10 37 (1.89%) Tableau
11 36 (1.83%) IBM
12 34 (1.73%) VMware
13 31 (1.58%) Atlassian
14 30 (1.53%) Xamarin
15 29 (1.48%) Cadence
16 28 (1.43%) Micro Focus
17 27 (1.38%) Cisco
18 22 (1.12%) JD Edwards
19 20 (1.02%) Nintex
19 20 (1.02%) XebiaLabs