Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 175 173
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3,361 3,588 4,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.91% 2.02% 2.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.28% 9.92% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,757 3,094 3,618
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 36,202 36,171 36,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.57% 20.37% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29,391 29,894 31,708
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 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
England +5 3,153 £50,000 +11.11% 415
UK excluding London -20 2,159 £45,000 +5.88% 338
London +34 1,174 £55,000 - 107
South East -47 623 £50,000 +11.11% 73
North of England +30 551 £45,000 +12.50% 99
Midlands +5 339 £41,500 +3.75% 60
South West -35 287 £42,029 +7.77% 43
Yorkshire +39 237 £45,000 +12.50% 52
North West +10 231 £45,000 +16.88% 37
East of England -85 182 £46,500 -2.11% 33
West Midlands -20 170 £42,500 +6.25% 31
East Midlands +40 169 £40,000 - 29
Scotland +6 141 £45,000 +12.50% 15
North East +50 86 £50,000 +42.86% 10
Wales -46 30 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Northern Ireland +6 9 £37,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 2,130 (63.37%) C#
2 2,081 (61.92%) .NET
3 2,024 (60.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1,764 (52.48%) SQL
5 1,743 (51.86%) SQL Server
6 1,295 (38.53%) MVC
7 1,292 (38.44%) Microsoft
8 1,252 (37.25%) JavaScript
9 1,058 (31.48%) Git (software)
10 1,035 (30.79%) HTML
11 1,021 (30.38%) ASP.NET
12 915 (27.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 892 (26.54%) CSS
14 849 (25.26%) Visual Studio
15 812 (24.16%) Scrum
16 767 (22.82%) Test Automation
17 764 (22.73%) TDD
18 748 (22.26%) Finance
19 724 (21.54%) AngularJS
20 705 (20.98%) .NET Framework
21 700 (20.83%) T-SQL
22 682 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
23 673 (20.02%) jQuery
24 665 (19.79%) DevOps
25 632 (18.80%) Windows
26 617 (18.36%) Web Services
27 598 (17.79%) ASP.NET MVC
28 589 (17.52%) ASP.NET Web API
29 558 (16.60%) Problem-Solving
30 496 (14.76%) WCF

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
1 219 (6.52%) IIS
2 199 (5.92%) SharePoint
3 198 (5.89%) CMS
4 112 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
5 91 (2.71%) EPiServer
6 85 (2.53%) Umbraco
7 83 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 61 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
9 55 (1.64%) Confluence
10 48 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 45 (1.34%) NServiceBus
12 33 (0.98%) MS Exchange
13 29 (0.86%) Apache
14 27 (0.80%) Sitefinity
15 24 (0.71%) Tomcat
16 20 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
16 20 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
17 13 (0.39%) IBM Notes
18 12 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
19 11 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 133 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 24 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
5 16 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 15 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.24%) Mingle
8 6 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.089%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.089%) LibreOffice
9 3 (0.089%) Moqups
10 2 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.030%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 95 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (1.25%) Eloqua
3 32 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.39%) Concordance
4 13 (0.39%) Relativity
5 12 (0.36%) MetaTrader
6 9 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.24%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
8 7 (0.21%) Elite 3E
8 7 (0.21%) R3 Corda
9 6 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
11 4 (0.12%) assyst
11 4 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
11 4 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
12 3 (0.089%) FastStats
12 3 (0.089%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 915 (27.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 392 (11.66%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (3.51%) GitHub
4 109 (3.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 99 (2.95%) npm
6 65 (1.93%) PaaS
7 64 (1.90%) SaaS
8 61 (1.81%) IaaS
9 38 (1.13%) CloudBees
9 38 (1.13%) NuGet
10 31 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
11 30 (0.89%) Office 365
12 26 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
13 25 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
14 18 (0.54%) Slack
15 17 (0.51%) Serverless
16 15 (0.45%) OpenShift
17 14 (0.42%) G Suite
18 13 (0.39%) BrowserStack
19 12 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 65 (1.93%) DNS
2 45 (1.34%) HTTP
3 34 (1.01%) Firewall
4 32 (0.95%) Internet
5 24 (0.71%) Intranet
6 23 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.48%) VPN
8 15 (0.45%) SMTP
9 14 (0.42%) Skype
9 14 (0.42%) WAN
10 13 (0.39%) FTP
10 13 (0.39%) LAN
10 13 (0.39%) NetScaler
10 13 (0.39%) Wireless
11 12 (0.36%) SMS
12 8 (0.24%) Extranet
12 8 (0.24%) Network Security
12 8 (0.24%) SAN
12 8 (0.24%) SSL
13 7 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,743 (51.86%) SQL Server
2 413 (12.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 411 (12.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 233 (6.93%) NoSQL
5 218 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 192 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 190 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
8 158 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 141 (4.20%) MongoDB
10 111 (3.30%) Relational Database
11 101 (3.01%) SQL Server 2016
12 100 (2.98%) Couchbase
13 95 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
14 92 (2.74%) Power BI
15 63 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
16 54 (1.61%) RDBMS
17 51 (1.52%) Big Data
17 51 (1.52%) MySQL
18 50 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
19 48 (1.43%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1,058 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 849 (25.26%) Visual Studio
3 443 (13.18%) Selenium
4 430 (12.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 373 (11.10%) JIRA
6 340 (10.12%) Jenkins
7 312 (9.28%) TeamCity
8 282 (8.39%) Visual Studio Team System
9 220 (6.55%) Subversion
10 170 (5.06%) SpecFlow
11 145 (4.31%) NUnit
12 132 (3.93%) gulp
13 117 (3.48%) Cucumber
14 114 (3.39%) SoapUI
15 113 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 112 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
17 111 (3.30%) MSBuild
18 103 (3.06%) Protractor
19 93 (2.77%) Bower
20 91 (2.71%) Jasmine
General
1 748 (22.26%) Finance
2 144 (4.28%) Marketing
3 143 (4.25%) Retail
4 89 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 79 (2.35%) Banking
6 67 (1.99%) Advertising
7 54 (1.61%) Law
8 49 (1.46%) Back Office
8 49 (1.46%) Front Office
9 47 (1.40%) Legal
10 38 (1.13%) Automotive
11 28 (0.83%) Games
12 26 (0.77%) Telecoms
13 25 (0.74%) Retail Banking
14 21 (0.62%) Military
14 21 (0.62%) Publishing
15 19 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.42%) Investment Banking
17 11 (0.33%) Electronics
18 7 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,971 (58.64%) Developer
2 872 (25.94%) .NET Developer
3 708 (21.07%) C# Developer
4 433 (12.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 417 (12.41%) Software Developer
6 356 (10.59%) Senior Developer
7 288 (8.57%) Analyst
8 283 (8.42%) SQL Developer
9 216 (6.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 209 (6.22%) C# Software Developer
11 192 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 184 (5.47%) .NET Software Developer
13 170 (5.06%) Architect
14 166 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
15 165 (4.91%) Software Engineer
16 156 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 143 (4.25%) DevOps Engineer
18 131 (3.90%) Tester
19 127 (3.78%) Test Analyst
20 124 (3.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,081 (61.92%) .NET
2 1,035 (30.79%) HTML
3 1,021 (30.38%) ASP.NET
4 892 (26.54%) CSS
5 724 (21.54%) AngularJS
6 705 (20.98%) .NET Framework
7 673 (20.02%) jQuery
8 617 (18.36%) Web Services
9 598 (17.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 589 (17.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 496 (14.76%) WCF
12 451 (13.42%) Entity Framework
13 449 (13.36%) XML
14 387 (11.51%) HTML5
15 346 (10.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 295 (8.78%) RESTful
17 287 (8.54%) REST
18 273 (8.12%) CSS3
19 245 (7.29%) SOAP
20 237 (7.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 399 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
2 210 (6.25%) User Experience
3 183 (5.44%) Greenfield Project
4 153 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 137 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 126 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
7 118 (3.51%) Fintech
8 106 (3.15%) Mobile App
9 90 (2.68%) Management Information System
10 71 (2.11%) N-Tier
11 66 (1.96%) Algorithms
12 53 (1.58%) Cloud Native
13 49 (1.46%) Equities
14 36 (1.07%) NHS
15 28 (0.83%) Data Centre
16 25 (0.74%) Client/Server
16 25 (0.74%) Replication
17 19 (0.57%) Virtual Team
18 18 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 17 (0.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 632 (18.80%) Windows
2 238 (7.08%) Linux
3 117 (3.48%) Unix
4 104 (3.09%) Windows Server
5 61 (1.81%) Android
6 50 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 39 (1.16%) VMS
7 39 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 31 (0.92%) Windows Phone
10 24 (0.71%) CoreOS
10 24 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
13 16 (0.48%) CentOS
14 14 (0.42%) Windows 10
15 13 (0.39%) Nucleus RTOS
16 2 (0.060%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 1 (0.030%) AIX
17 1 (0.030%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,024 (60.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1,295 (38.53%) MVC
3 812 (24.16%) Scrum
4 767 (22.82%) Test Automation
5 764 (22.73%) TDD
6 682 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
7 665 (19.79%) DevOps
8 558 (16.60%) Problem-Solving
9 463 (13.78%) SDLC
10 445 (13.24%) Software Engineering
11 429 (12.76%) BDD
12 385 (11.45%) OO
13 356 (10.59%) Web Development
14 347 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
15 336 (10.00%) Unit Testing
16 323 (9.61%) Microservices
17 319 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
18 313 (9.31%) Mentoring
19 267 (7.94%) SOLID
20 248 (7.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2,130 (63.37%) C#
2 1,764 (52.48%) SQL
3 1,252 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 700 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 392 (11.66%) PowerShell
6 322 (9.58%) Java
7 241 (7.17%) VB.NET
8 170 (5.06%) C++
9 168 (5.00%) Python
10 156 (4.64%) TypeScript
11 127 (3.78%) VBA
12 122 (3.63%) VB
13 94 (2.80%) PL/SQL
14 68 (2.02%) C
15 67 (1.99%) Bash Shell
16 61 (1.81%) Ruby
17 51 (1.52%) VB6
18 45 (1.34%) PHP
19 43 (1.28%) Perl
20 21 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 470 (13.98%) Degree
2 126 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 125 (3.72%) Security Cleared
4 106 (3.15%) ISTQB
5 95 (2.83%) ISEB
6 90 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 77 (2.29%) SC Cleared
8 71 (2.11%) MCPD
9 47 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 44 (1.31%) SAFe Agilist
11 41 (1.22%) MCP
12 20 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
13 16 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
14 13 (0.39%) DBS Check
14 13 (0.39%) DV Cleared
15 12 (0.36%) BC Cleared
16 11 (0.33%) MCSD
16 11 (0.33%) MCTS
17 10 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
18 9 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 336 (10.00%) QA
2 62 (1.84%) GCP
3 37 (1.10%) GDPR
4 19 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.51%) SLA
6 16 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.24%) GAMP
9 8 (0.24%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.12%) PMO
11 3 (0.089%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.060%) COSHH
12 2 (0.060%) WCAG
13 1 (0.030%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.030%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.030%) MiFID
13 1 (0.030%) WAI
System Software
1 179 (5.33%) Docker
2 93 (2.77%) Active Directory
3 54 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.12%) Firmware
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
8 3 (0.089%) Varnish
8 3 (0.089%) vSphere
9 2 (0.060%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.060%) HDFS
9 2 (0.060%) NFS
10 1 (0.030%) GFS2
10 1 (0.030%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 196 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
2 174 (5.18%) Puppet
3 163 (4.85%) Ansible
4 68 (2.02%) Rundeck
5 64 (1.90%) Terraform
6 54 (1.61%) Consul
7 48 (1.43%) Nagios
8 46 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
8 46 (1.37%) Kubernetes
9 27 (0.80%) Graphite
10 24 (0.71%) Automic
11 21 (0.62%) WSUS
12 18 (0.54%) vCenter Server
13 16 (0.48%) HP ALM
14 13 (0.39%) Kibana
14 13 (0.39%) logstash
15 12 (0.36%) Perfmon
16 11 (0.33%) SCCM
17 10 (0.30%) SCOM
18 9 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1,292 (38.44%) Microsoft
2 216 (6.43%) Oracle
3 109 (3.24%) Google
4 102 (3.03%) Tableau
5 97 (2.89%) Xamarin
6 86 (2.56%) Sitecore
7 82 (2.44%) Splunk
8 67 (1.99%) RedGate
9 64 (1.90%) ServiceNow
10 62 (1.84%) HP
11 59 (1.76%) VMware
12 52 (1.55%) Delphix
13 49 (1.46%) IBM
14 44 (1.31%) AppDynamics
15 43 (1.28%) SAP
16 42 (1.25%) Marketo
16 42 (1.25%) Telerik
17 38 (1.13%) Nintex
18 37 (1.10%) Capita
19 27 (0.80%) Alias