Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 158 173
Rank change year-on-year -27 +15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3,297 3,679 4,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 2.16% 2.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.02% 10.99% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,682 3,246 3,668
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 36,551 33,477 36,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.67% 19.70% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29,868 28,294 31,267
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,500 £70,000
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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -25 3,082 £47,500 +5.56% 378
UK excluding London -34 2,195 £45,000 +5.88% 322
London -7 1,066 £57,500 +4.55% 91
South East -47 636 £50,000 +11.11% 62
North of England +12 578 £45,000 +12.50% 96
Midlands -31 308 £41,500 +3.75% 63
South West -22 291 £41,500 +3.75% 35
Yorkshire +13 261 £45,000 +9.09% 28
North West -27 243 £45,000 +12.50% 46
East of England -80 208 £50,000 +10.27% 31
East Midlands +24 156 £40,000 +5.26% 26
West Midlands -57 152 £42,500 - 37
Scotland -24 106 £45,000 +12.50% 28
North East +36 77 £44,000 +17.33% 22
Wales -11 65 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Northern Ireland +10 6 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 2,141 (64.94%) C#
2 2,064 (62.60%) .NET
3 1,990 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
4 1,718 (52.11%) SQL Server
5 1,669 (50.62%) SQL
6 1,362 (41.31%) MVC
7 1,283 (38.91%) Microsoft
8 1,232 (37.37%) JavaScript
9 1,079 (32.73%) ASP.NET
10 995 (30.18%) HTML
11 866 (26.27%) Git (software)
12 856 (25.96%) Visual Studio
13 850 (25.78%) Microsoft Azure
14 840 (25.48%) CSS
15 762 (23.11%) Finance
16 740 (22.44%) Scrum
17 736 (22.32%) TDD
18 724 (21.96%) Test Automation
19 687 (20.84%) .NET Framework
20 669 (20.29%) AngularJS
21 662 (20.08%) jQuery
22 660 (20.02%) Continuous Integration
23 658 (19.96%) Windows
23 658 (19.96%) DevOps
24 657 (19.93%) ASP.NET MVC
25 606 (18.38%) T-SQL
26 562 (17.05%) Web Services
27 538 (16.32%) ASP.NET Web API
28 516 (15.65%) WCF
29 473 (14.35%) Problem-Solving

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
1 245 (7.43%) IIS
2 205 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 183 (5.55%) CMS
4 146 (4.43%) BizTalk Server
5 83 (2.52%) Umbraco
6 76 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
7 63 (1.91%) Confluence
7 63 (1.91%) EPiServer
8 61 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 50 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 44 (1.33%) NServiceBus
11 43 (1.30%) Tomcat
12 34 (1.03%) Sitefinity
13 32 (0.97%) Apache
14 24 (0.73%) MS Exchange
14 24 (0.73%) WebSphere
15 22 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
16 21 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
16 21 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
17 16 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 89 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.18%) Mingle
6 6 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.061%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.061%) Revit
10 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.030%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.030%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.030%) Snagit
10 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.030%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 65 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (0.76%) Eloqua
3 25 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 18 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (0.49%) MetaTrader
6 10 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
7 7 (0.21%) NetSuite
7 7 (0.21%) R3 Corda
8 6 (0.18%) Elite 3E
8 6 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.15%) assyst
10 4 (0.12%) Endur
10 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.12%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 850 (25.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 344 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
3 115 (3.49%) GitHub
4 93 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 79 (2.40%) PaaS
6 65 (1.97%) npm
7 52 (1.58%) IaaS
8 49 (1.49%) SaaS
9 42 (1.27%) Office 365
10 40 (1.21%) NuGet
11 39 (1.18%) CloudBees
12 32 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
14 22 (0.67%) Slack
15 20 (0.61%) OpenShift
16 19 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 11 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 11 (0.33%) G Suite
17 11 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 71 (2.15%) DNS
2 52 (1.58%) Internet
3 46 (1.40%) Firewall
4 24 (0.73%) HTTP
5 23 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 20 (0.61%) Wireless
7 18 (0.55%) VPN
8 17 (0.52%) Skype
8 17 (0.52%) WAN
9 16 (0.49%) DHCP
9 16 (0.49%) Intranet
9 16 (0.49%) LAN
9 16 (0.49%) NetScaler
10 15 (0.45%) SMS
11 11 (0.33%) SMTP
12 9 (0.27%) Unified Communications
13 8 (0.24%) Extranet
13 8 (0.24%) SSH
14 7 (0.21%) FTP
14 7 (0.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,718 (52.11%) SQL Server
2 327 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 325 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 176 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 176 (5.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 174 (5.28%) NoSQL
6 164 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
7 163 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 127 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 121 (3.67%) Relational Database
10 120 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
11 111 (3.37%) MongoDB
12 86 (2.61%) Couchbase
13 71 (2.15%) Power BI
14 68 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
15 67 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
16 63 (1.91%) Big Data
17 59 (1.79%) MySQL
18 42 (1.27%) Oracle Database
18 42 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 866 (26.27%) Git (software)
2 856 (25.96%) Visual Studio
3 400 (12.13%) Selenium
4 397 (12.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 382 (11.59%) JIRA
6 333 (10.10%) Jenkins
7 290 (8.80%) TeamCity
8 231 (7.01%) Subversion
9 216 (6.55%) Visual Studio Team System
10 164 (4.97%) NUnit
11 151 (4.58%) Cucumber
12 150 (4.55%) SpecFlow
13 140 (4.25%) MSBuild
14 137 (4.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 121 (3.67%) SoapUI
16 99 (3.00%) gulp
17 92 (2.79%) MSTest
17 92 (2.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 87 (2.64%) Jasmine
18 87 (2.64%) Protractor
General
1 762 (23.11%) Finance
2 148 (4.49%) Retail
3 123 (3.73%) Banking
4 105 (3.18%) Marketing
5 80 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 66 (2.00%) Advertising
7 48 (1.46%) Legal
8 44 (1.33%) Back Office
9 39 (1.18%) Publishing
10 37 (1.12%) Games
11 32 (0.97%) Law
12 31 (0.94%) Automotive
12 31 (0.94%) Financial Institution
12 31 (0.94%) Front Office
13 27 (0.82%) Telecoms
14 24 (0.73%) Retail Banking
15 14 (0.42%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.24%) Electronics
18 7 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,900 (57.63%) Developer
2 854 (25.90%) .NET Developer
3 757 (22.96%) C# Developer
4 438 (13.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 407 (12.34%) Software Developer
6 380 (11.53%) Senior Developer
7 274 (8.31%) Analyst
8 271 (8.22%) SQL Developer
9 252 (7.64%) C# Software Developer
10 234 (7.10%) ASP.NET Developer
11 224 (6.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 191 (5.79%) .NET Software Developer
13 187 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 173 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
15 172 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
16 148 (4.49%) Test Analyst
17 146 (4.43%) Architect
18 136 (4.12%) Consultant
18 136 (4.12%) Senior C# Developer
19 124 (3.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,064 (62.60%) .NET
2 1,079 (32.73%) ASP.NET
3 995 (30.18%) HTML
4 840 (25.48%) CSS
5 687 (20.84%) .NET Framework
6 669 (20.29%) AngularJS
7 662 (20.08%) jQuery
8 657 (19.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 562 (17.05%) Web Services
10 538 (16.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 516 (15.65%) WCF
12 464 (14.07%) XML
13 433 (13.13%) Entity Framework
14 353 (10.71%) HTML5
14 353 (10.71%) REST
15 298 (9.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 269 (8.16%) RESTful
17 237 (7.19%) WPF
18 236 (7.16%) SOAP
19 208 (6.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 310 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 196 (5.94%) User Experience
3 175 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 153 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
5 143 (4.34%) Greenfield Project
6 121 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
7 115 (3.49%) Fintech
8 99 (3.00%) Management Information System
9 96 (2.91%) Mobile App
10 51 (1.55%) Cloud Native
11 37 (1.12%) Algorithms
12 36 (1.09%) N-Tier
13 34 (1.03%) NHS
14 32 (0.97%) Equities
15 27 (0.82%) Clustering
16 26 (0.79%) Client/Server
16 26 (0.79%) Data Centre
17 24 (0.73%) Market Risk
18 22 (0.67%) Public Cloud
19 21 (0.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 658 (19.96%) Windows
2 214 (6.49%) Linux
3 133 (4.03%) Windows Server
4 94 (2.85%) Unix
5 64 (1.94%) Android
5 64 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 60 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (1.00%) Windows Phone
8 29 (0.88%) VMS
8 29 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 24 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (0.67%) CentOS
11 20 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (0.58%) CoreOS
13 18 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
14 15 (0.45%) Nucleus RTOS
15 9 (0.27%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.091%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 2 (0.061%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.030%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,990 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1,362 (41.31%) MVC
3 740 (22.44%) Scrum
4 736 (22.32%) TDD
5 724 (21.96%) Test Automation
6 660 (20.02%) Continuous Integration
7 658 (19.96%) DevOps
8 473 (14.35%) Problem-Solving
9 448 (13.59%) BDD
10 425 (12.89%) SDLC
11 407 (12.34%) Software Engineering
12 355 (10.77%) Web Development
13 345 (10.46%) Unit Testing
14 330 (10.01%) OO
15 305 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
16 271 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
17 269 (8.16%) Microservices
18 263 (7.98%) SOLID
19 248 (7.52%) SOA
20 236 (7.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,141 (64.94%) C#
2 1,669 (50.62%) SQL
3 1,232 (37.37%) JavaScript
4 606 (18.38%) T-SQL
5 424 (12.86%) PowerShell
6 325 (9.86%) Java
7 251 (7.61%) VB.NET
8 155 (4.70%) Python
9 136 (4.12%) C++
10 121 (3.67%) TypeScript
11 117 (3.55%) VB
12 105 (3.18%) VBA
13 89 (2.70%) Ruby
14 77 (2.34%) PL/SQL
15 63 (1.91%) Perl
16 59 (1.79%) PHP
17 49 (1.49%) Bash Shell
17 49 (1.49%) VB6
18 48 (1.46%) C
19 22 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 443 (13.44%) Degree
2 135 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 117 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 110 (3.34%) ISTQB
5 98 (2.97%) ISEB
6 85 (2.58%) SC Cleared
7 77 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 77 (2.34%) MCPD
8 62 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
9 51 (1.55%) MCP
10 41 (1.24%) SAFe Agilist
11 30 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
12 13 (0.39%) MCTS
13 11 (0.33%) MCSA
13 11 (0.33%) MCSD
14 10 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
15 9 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
16 8 (0.24%) MCSE
17 7 (0.21%) DV Cleared
17 7 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (11.40%) QA
2 54 (1.64%) GCP
3 27 (0.82%) SLA
4 24 (0.73%) GDPR
5 21 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.27%) GAMP
7 9 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.24%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.18%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.12%) EMIR
10 4 (0.12%) MiFID
11 3 (0.091%) COSHH
11 3 (0.091%) PMO
12 2 (0.061%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.061%) ISO 13485
12 2 (0.061%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.030%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.030%) NIST 800
System Software
1 196 (5.94%) Docker
2 73 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 57 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.12%) HDFS
8 4 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
9 3 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.091%) vSphere
10 2 (0.061%) Firmware
10 2 (0.061%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.061%) NFS
10 2 (0.061%) Varnish
11 1 (0.030%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 189 (5.73%) Puppet
2 179 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
3 168 (5.10%) Ansible
4 73 (2.21%) Rundeck
5 70 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
6 61 (1.85%) Nagios
6 61 (1.85%) Terraform
7 50 (1.52%) Consul
8 34 (1.03%) Kubernetes
9 22 (0.67%) WSUS
10 20 (0.61%) Automic
10 20 (0.61%) Graphite
11 18 (0.55%) Kibana
11 18 (0.55%) vCenter Server
12 16 (0.49%) logstash
12 16 (0.49%) Perfmon
13 14 (0.42%) SCOM
14 12 (0.36%) SCCM
15 11 (0.33%) CFEngine
15 11 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,283 (38.91%) Microsoft
2 252 (7.64%) Oracle
3 118 (3.58%) Xamarin
4 113 (3.43%) Google
5 81 (2.46%) HP
5 81 (2.46%) Sitecore
6 79 (2.40%) RedGate
7 73 (2.21%) Splunk
8 72 (2.18%) Tableau
9 70 (2.12%) VMware
10 66 (2.00%) IBM
11 65 (1.97%) ServiceNow
12 49 (1.49%) Delphix
13 39 (1.18%) Telerik
14 37 (1.12%) SAP
15 36 (1.09%) Capita
16 34 (1.03%) Remedy
17 32 (0.97%) TIBCO
18 31 (0.94%) DevExpress
19 29 (0.88%) AppDynamics