Period
to 21 September 2017

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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 164 166
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3471 4109 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.97% 2.11% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.53% 11.46% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 3621 3823
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,333 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.82% +3.33% -

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 36434 35853 37833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.65% 18.43% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29586 31090 32031
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 21 September 2017.

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 September 2017. 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 -15 3236 £45,000 - 164
UK excluding London -16 2368 £42,500 +2.82% 140
London -8 1049 £55,000 - 45
South East +7 771 £45,500 +1.11% 42
North of England -89 421 £40,000 - 36
South West +20 353 £40,000 +1.27% 16
East of England +7 342 £47,500 - 9
Midlands -22 297 £40,000 - 16
North West -67 228 £40,000 +1.91% 21
Yorkshire -70 182 £40,000 - 13
West Midlands +1 175 £40,000 -3.23% 10
East Midlands -22 122 £40,000 - 6
Scotland +7 105 £40,000 - 15
Wales -17 74 £37,500 - 5
North East -19 11 £34,500 -1.43% 2
Northern Ireland -21 6 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 2401 (69.17%) .NET
2 2388 (68.80%) C#
3 2036 (58.66%) Agile Software Development
4 2019 (58.17%) SQL Server
5 1671 (48.14%) Microsoft
6 1664 (47.94%) SQL
7 1473 (42.44%) MVC
8 1390 (40.05%) ASP.NET
9 1211 (34.89%) JavaScript
10 1121 (32.30%) HTML
11 1037 (29.88%) CSS
12 985 (28.38%) Scrum
13 950 (27.37%) Visual Studio
14 911 (26.25%) Finance
15 843 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 739 (21.29%) jQuery
17 721 (20.77%) TDD
18 699 (20.14%) Test Automation
19 653 (18.81%) AngularJS
20 650 (18.73%) .NET Framework
21 645 (18.58%) WCF
22 640 (18.44%) T-SQL
23 633 (18.24%) Windows
24 625 (18.01%) Git (software)
25 619 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
26 591 (17.03%) Microsoft Azure
27 570 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web API
28 510 (14.69%) Web Services
29 484 (13.94%) XML
30 471 (13.57%) Software Engineering

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
1 283 (8.15%) IIS
2 242 (6.97%) CMS
3 241 (6.94%) SharePoint
4 138 (3.98%) Sitecore CMS
5 129 (3.72%) BizTalk Server
6 44 (1.27%) Umbraco
7 41 (1.18%) EPiServer
7 41 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 35 (1.01%) MS Exchange
9 32 (0.92%) NServiceBus
10 29 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 29 (0.84%) WebSphere
11 23 (0.66%) Apache
12 22 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
13 21 (0.61%) Confluence
13 21 (0.61%) DNN
13 21 (0.61%) Documentum
14 18 (0.52%) Apache Spark
14 18 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
15 17 (0.49%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 130 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
2 89 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
4 25 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.12%) EngageOne
6 4 (0.12%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.086%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.058%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.029%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.029%) GIMP
9 1 (0.029%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 116 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.55%) Eloqua
4 17 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 15 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 12 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
7 10 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.26%) assyst
9 8 (0.23%) Maximo
10 7 (0.20%) Exstream
11 6 (0.17%) Markit EDM
12 4 (0.12%) Endur
12 4 (0.12%) nopCommerce
13 3 (0.086%) Front Arena
14 2 (0.058%) Cognos TM1
14 2 (0.058%) thinkFolio
14 2 (0.058%) Unit4 Business World
15 1 (0.029%) BASE24
15 1 (0.029%) BusinessWorks
15 1 (0.029%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 591 (17.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 289 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (1.87%) Office 365
4 59 (1.70%) SaaS
5 49 (1.41%) GitHub
6 46 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 43 (1.24%) npm
8 42 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 32 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
10 29 (0.84%) PaaS
11 28 (0.81%) CloudBees
12 17 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
13 14 (0.40%) IaaS
14 10 (0.29%) Google Analytics
15 9 (0.26%) Boomi
15 9 (0.26%) iPaaS
16 6 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.17%) G Suite
16 6 (0.17%) Slack
17 4 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.56%) DNS
2 51 (1.47%) HTTP
3 45 (1.30%) Internet
4 34 (0.98%) Firewall
5 29 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 28 (0.81%) Intranet
7 25 (0.72%) Wireless
8 16 (0.46%) LAN
8 16 (0.46%) SAN
9 15 (0.43%) SMTP
9 15 (0.43%) WAN
10 11 (0.32%) Ethernet
10 11 (0.32%) RS-232
10 11 (0.32%) SSL
10 11 (0.32%) VPN
10 11 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (0.29%) VLAN
12 8 (0.23%) Skype
13 7 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (0.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2019 (58.17%) SQL Server
2 428 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 379 (10.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 294 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 269 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 241 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 172 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 168 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
9 167 (4.81%) NoSQL
10 156 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
11 131 (3.77%) MongoDB
12 114 (3.28%) Power BI
13 95 (2.74%) MySQL
14 94 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
15 67 (1.93%) SQL Server 2016
16 54 (1.56%) Hadoop
17 48 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
18 47 (1.35%) QlikView
19 46 (1.33%) Couchbase
20 44 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 950 (27.37%) Visual Studio
2 625 (18.01%) Git (software)
3 364 (10.49%) TeamCity
4 323 (9.31%) Selenium
5 279 (8.04%) Jenkins
6 278 (8.01%) JIRA
7 265 (7.63%) NUnit
8 257 (7.40%) Octopus Deploy
9 206 (5.93%) Subversion
10 172 (4.96%) MSBuild
11 164 (4.72%) SpecFlow
12 154 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
13 124 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 94 (2.71%) Hudson
15 91 (2.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 82 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 80 (2.30%) MSTest
18 76 (2.19%) Cucumber
19 69 (1.99%) WebDriver
20 60 (1.73%) Moq
General
1 911 (26.25%) Finance
2 203 (5.85%) Banking
3 119 (3.43%) Retail
4 107 (3.08%) Marketing
5 58 (1.67%) Back Office
6 55 (1.58%) Advertising
7 52 (1.50%) Games
8 51 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.38%) Legal
10 47 (1.35%) Telecoms
11 43 (1.24%) Electronics
12 38 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
13 27 (0.78%) Publishing
14 26 (0.75%) Law
15 25 (0.72%) Automotive
16 16 (0.46%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.43%) Investment Banking
18 12 (0.35%) Military
18 12 (0.35%) Retail Banking
19 11 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2170 (62.52%) Developer
2 1136 (32.73%) .NET Developer
3 874 (25.18%) C# Developer
4 622 (17.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 462 (13.31%) Senior Developer
6 375 (10.80%) Software Developer
7 348 (10.03%) Analyst
8 334 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
9 311 (8.96%) SQL Developer
10 294 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 261 (7.52%) Senior .NET Developer
12 247 (7.12%) C# Software Developer
13 244 (7.03%) .NET Software Developer
14 218 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 218 (6.28%) Web Developer
15 173 (4.98%) Test Analyst
16 168 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
17 159 (4.58%) Software Engineer
18 136 (3.92%) Lead Developer
19 131 (3.77%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2401 (69.17%) .NET
2 1390 (40.05%) ASP.NET
3 1121 (32.30%) HTML
4 1037 (29.88%) CSS
5 843 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 739 (21.29%) jQuery
7 653 (18.81%) AngularJS
8 650 (18.73%) .NET Framework
9 645 (18.58%) WCF
10 570 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 510 (14.69%) Web Services
12 484 (13.94%) XML
13 469 (13.51%) Entity Framework
14 415 (11.96%) HTML5
15 365 (10.52%) WPF
16 329 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 327 (9.42%) Ajax
18 284 (8.18%) CSS3
19 255 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 226 (6.51%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 234 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 210 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
3 184 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 151 (4.35%) User Experience
5 101 (2.91%) Fintech
6 89 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 68 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 67 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 60 (1.73%) N-Tier
10 41 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 40 (1.15%) Public Cloud
12 37 (1.07%) Data Centre
13 36 (1.04%) Online Banking
14 29 (0.84%) Data Structures
15 23 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
15 23 (0.66%) Online Games
16 22 (0.63%) Replication
17 21 (0.61%) Cloud Native
18 20 (0.58%) Digital Media
19 18 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 633 (18.24%) Windows
2 171 (4.93%) Linux
3 162 (4.67%) Windows Server
4 100 (2.88%) Android
5 67 (1.93%) Apple iOS
6 64 (1.84%) Unix
7 49 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 29 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (0.81%) CoreOS
10 28 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (0.63%) CentOS
12 21 (0.61%) Windows 10
13 17 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.37%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.32%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.058%) Solaris
17 2 (0.058%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2036 (58.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1473 (42.44%) MVC
3 985 (28.38%) Scrum
4 721 (20.77%) TDD
5 699 (20.14%) Test Automation
6 619 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
7 471 (13.57%) Software Engineering
8 470 (13.54%) SDLC
9 453 (13.05%) Unit Testing
10 434 (12.50%) Web Development
11 416 (11.99%) DevOps
12 384 (11.06%) OO
13 344 (9.91%) SOLID
14 337 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
15 304 (8.76%) BDD
16 293 (8.44%) Mentoring
17 253 (7.29%) ETL
18 222 (6.40%) Configuration Management
19 194 (5.59%) Kanban
20 185 (5.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2388 (68.80%) C#
2 1664 (47.94%) SQL
3 1211 (34.89%) JavaScript
4 640 (18.44%) T-SQL
5 360 (10.37%) PowerShell
6 331 (9.54%) VB.NET
7 219 (6.31%) Java
8 119 (3.43%) Python
9 102 (2.94%) C++
10 99 (2.85%) VB
11 78 (2.25%) C
12 76 (2.19%) TypeScript
13 71 (2.05%) PL/SQL
14 67 (1.93%) Perl
15 58 (1.67%) Ruby
15 58 (1.67%) VBA
16 56 (1.61%) PHP
17 55 (1.58%) Bash Shell
18 37 (1.07%) VB6
19 36 (1.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 432 (12.45%) Degree
2 153 (4.41%) ISTQB
3 142 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 125 (3.60%) ISEB
5 120 (3.46%) Security Cleared
6 100 (2.88%) SC Cleared
7 79 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 68 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 37 (1.07%) MCP
10 29 (0.84%) MCTS
11 28 (0.81%) MCPD
12 25 (0.72%) MCSE
13 18 (0.52%) MCITP
14 16 (0.46%) MCSA
15 12 (0.35%) MCSD
15 12 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 11 (0.32%) MCAD
17 9 (0.26%) PMI Certification
18 8 (0.23%) CCNA
18 8 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 289 (8.33%) QA
2 46 (1.33%) SLA
3 40 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 18 (0.52%) SEPA
6 14 (0.40%) GDPR
7 7 (0.20%) GAMP
7 7 (0.20%) PMO
8 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.12%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.086%) EMIR
10 3 (0.086%) GCP
10 3 (0.086%) MiFID
11 2 (0.058%) WAI
11 2 (0.058%) WCAG
12 1 (0.029%) ISO 13485
12 1 (0.029%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.029%) TickIT
System Software
1 149 (4.29%) Docker
2 100 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 59 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (0.29%) Firmware
9 8 (0.23%) vCloud
10 7 (0.20%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.20%) vSphere
11 5 (0.14%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.086%) LXC
13 1 (0.029%) Brightmail
13 1 (0.029%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.029%) XenApp
13 1 (0.029%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 185 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 168 (4.84%) Puppet
3 152 (4.38%) Ansible
4 93 (2.68%) Nagios
5 80 (2.30%) Kubernetes
6 56 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
7 31 (0.89%) SCCM
8 30 (0.86%) Rundeck
9 28 (0.81%) Graphite
10 25 (0.72%) WSUS
11 23 (0.66%) SCOM
12 22 (0.63%) Opsview
13 20 (0.58%) CA Service Virtualization
14 15 (0.43%) ZABBIX
15 14 (0.40%) vCenter Server
16 13 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
16 13 (0.37%) Cacti
17 11 (0.32%) HockeyApp
18 8 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
19 7 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1671 (48.14%) Microsoft
2 252 (7.26%) Oracle
3 174 (5.01%) Sitecore
4 109 (3.14%) Xamarin
5 96 (2.77%) Google
6 77 (2.22%) VMware
7 68 (1.96%) Tableau
8 66 (1.90%) SAP
9 65 (1.87%) HP
10 60 (1.73%) AppDynamics
11 58 (1.67%) IBM
12 56 (1.61%) CA
13 55 (1.58%) Splunk
14 52 (1.50%) Atlassian
15 51 (1.47%) New Relic
16 49 (1.41%) Telerik
17 33 (0.95%) Remedy
18 30 (0.86%) RedGate
19 27 (0.78%) DevExpress
20 26 (0.75%) Cognizant