Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 146 156
Rank change year-on-year -41 +10 +27
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3,230 4,091 4,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 2.31% 2.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.17% 12.25% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,649 3,662 3,908
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,525 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.02% -2.35% +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 35,236 33,402 36,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.26% 18.84% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28,901 28,623 31,057
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 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -39 3,010 £47,500 +5.56% 448
UK excluding London -44 2,190 £44,000 +6.02% 346
London -43 1,006 £55,000 - 128
South East -31 720 £50,000 +11.11% 80
North of England -58 452 £42,500 +6.25% 90
Midlands -31 304 £40,750 +1.88% 76
South West -21 291 £40,000 - 37
East of England -39 240 £49,250 +13.22% 37
Yorkshire -24 215 £45,000 +12.50% 38
North West -79 191 £42,500 - 50
West Midlands -28 164 £42,500 +2.82% 46
East Midlands -6 140 £40,000 +1.27% 30
Scotland -13 91 £40,900 +2.25% 8
Wales +6 82 £37,500 +4.17% 16
North East +6 46 £40,000 - 2
Northern Ireland -8 12 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 2,192 (67.86%) C#
2 2,124 (65.76%) .NET
3 1,855 (57.43%) SQL Server
4 1,818 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
5 1,608 (49.78%) SQL
6 1,467 (45.42%) Microsoft
7 1,462 (45.26%) MVC
8 1,214 (37.59%) JavaScript
9 1,186 (36.72%) ASP.NET
10 1,009 (31.24%) HTML
11 871 (26.97%) Visual Studio
12 858 (26.56%) CSS
13 848 (26.25%) Finance
14 788 (24.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 748 (23.16%) Scrum
16 700 (21.67%) jQuery
17 661 (20.46%) .NET Framework
18 649 (20.09%) Test Automation
19 632 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
20 630 (19.50%) Git (software)
21 624 (19.32%) T-SQL
22 601 (18.61%) TDD
23 567 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
24 554 (17.15%) AngularJS
25 546 (16.90%) Windows
26 539 (16.69%) WCF
27 521 (16.13%) Web Services
28 514 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
29 469 (14.52%) DevOps
30 431 (13.34%) Entity Framework

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
1 322 (9.97%) IIS
2 246 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 195 (6.04%) CMS
4 135 (4.18%) BizTalk Server
5 72 (2.23%) Umbraco
6 70 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 63 (1.95%) Confluence
8 59 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
9 54 (1.67%) EPiServer
10 47 (1.46%) Tomcat
11 46 (1.42%) NServiceBus
12 43 (1.33%) Sitefinity
13 37 (1.15%) Apache
14 35 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
15 33 (1.02%) Apache Spark
16 32 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
17 29 (0.90%) WebSphere
18 23 (0.71%) MS Exchange
19 21 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
20 19 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 96 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
2 93 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (0.84%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.12%) EngageOne
8 4 (0.12%) RoboHelp
8 4 (0.12%) Snagit
9 3 (0.093%) Mingle
10 2 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.062%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.062%) GIMP
10 2 (0.062%) Revit
11 1 (0.031%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.031%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 93 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 38 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.37%) Markit EDM
4 12 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.31%) MetaTrader
6 9 (0.28%) Endur
7 8 (0.25%) thinkFolio
8 7 (0.22%) OpenLink RightAngle
9 6 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 6 (0.19%) Eloqua
9 6 (0.19%) Exstream
9 6 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.15%) assyst
10 5 (0.15%) Maximo
10 5 (0.15%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.12%) HFM
11 4 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 632 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 256 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (2.17%) Office 365
4 68 (2.11%) SaaS
5 61 (1.89%) GitHub
6 60 (1.86%) PaaS
7 49 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 40 (1.24%) npm
9 30 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
11 25 (0.77%) IaaS
12 16 (0.50%) Slack
13 12 (0.37%) CloudBees
14 11 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 10 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 7 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
16 7 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (0.22%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
17 6 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.54%) Internet
2 64 (1.98%) DNS
3 47 (1.46%) Firewall
4 20 (0.62%) Wireless
5 17 (0.53%) Skype
6 16 (0.50%) VPN
6 16 (0.50%) WAN
7 15 (0.46%) Intranet
7 15 (0.46%) LAN
8 13 (0.40%) HTTP
8 13 (0.40%) VLAN
9 12 (0.37%) SMS
10 11 (0.34%) DHCP
10 11 (0.34%) NetScaler
10 11 (0.34%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.28%) Unified Communications
12 8 (0.25%) SSL
13 7 (0.22%) Kerberos
13 7 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (0.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,855 (57.43%) SQL Server
2 415 (12.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 379 (11.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 243 (7.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 242 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 203 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
7 192 (5.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 184 (5.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 158 (4.89%) Relational Database
10 133 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
11 132 (4.09%) NoSQL
12 94 (2.91%) Power BI
13 86 (2.66%) MongoDB
14 78 (2.41%) MySQL
15 67 (2.07%) Big Data
16 64 (1.98%) Oracle Database
17 55 (1.70%) Couchbase
18 49 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
19 47 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
20 45 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 871 (26.97%) Visual Studio
2 630 (19.50%) Git (software)
3 302 (9.35%) Selenium
4 298 (9.23%) TeamCity
5 285 (8.82%) JIRA
6 282 (8.73%) Jenkins
7 263 (8.14%) Octopus Deploy
8 189 (5.85%) NUnit
8 189 (5.85%) Visual Studio Team System
9 175 (5.42%) Subversion
10 157 (4.86%) SpecFlow
11 137 (4.24%) Cucumber
12 131 (4.06%) MSBuild
13 130 (4.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 87 (2.69%) MSTest
15 81 (2.51%) SoapUI
16 80 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 77 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 75 (2.32%) Moq
19 63 (1.95%) Jasmine
General
1 848 (26.25%) Finance
2 157 (4.86%) Banking
3 115 (3.56%) Retail
4 66 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 53 (1.64%) Marketing
6 52 (1.61%) Legal
7 48 (1.49%) Advertising
7 48 (1.49%) Games
8 42 (1.30%) Back Office
9 39 (1.21%) Law
9 39 (1.21%) Publishing
10 33 (1.02%) Telecoms
11 31 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 29 (0.90%) Automotive
14 16 (0.50%) Military
15 14 (0.43%) Electronics
16 12 (0.37%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.31%) Front Office
18 8 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,992 (61.67%) Developer
2 937 (29.01%) .NET Developer
3 813 (25.17%) C# Developer
4 505 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 431 (13.34%) Senior Developer
6 351 (10.87%) Software Developer
7 341 (10.56%) SQL Developer
8 296 (9.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 281 (8.70%) Analyst
10 277 (8.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 237 (7.34%) C# Software Developer
12 232 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 230 (7.12%) Senior .NET Developer
14 193 (5.98%) .NET Software Developer
15 152 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
16 151 (4.67%) Web Developer
17 144 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
18 132 (4.09%) Test Analyst
19 120 (3.72%) Applications Developer
20 117 (3.62%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,124 (65.76%) .NET
2 1,186 (36.72%) ASP.NET
3 1,009 (31.24%) HTML
4 858 (26.56%) CSS
5 788 (24.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 700 (21.67%) jQuery
7 661 (20.46%) .NET Framework
8 554 (17.15%) AngularJS
9 539 (16.69%) WCF
10 521 (16.13%) Web Services
11 514 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 431 (13.34%) Entity Framework
13 417 (12.91%) XML
14 402 (12.45%) HTML5
15 308 (9.54%) REST
16 273 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 257 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 256 (7.93%) WPF
19 238 (7.37%) Ajax
20 219 (6.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 220 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 128 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
4 126 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 124 (3.84%) User Experience
6 117 (3.62%) Fintech
7 69 (2.14%) Management Information System
8 64 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 44 (1.36%) Data Centre
10 35 (1.08%) N-Tier
11 34 (1.05%) Public Cloud
12 30 (0.93%) Clustering
13 24 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 24 (0.74%) NHS
14 23 (0.71%) W3C
15 22 (0.68%) Algorithms
15 22 (0.68%) Cloud Native
15 22 (0.68%) Virtual Team
16 20 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
16 20 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 546 (16.90%) Windows
2 159 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 149 (4.61%) Linux
4 65 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (1.95%) Android
5 63 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 45 (1.39%) Unix
7 38 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (0.87%) CentOS
9 28 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 18 (0.56%) Windows 10
11 9 (0.28%) Nucleus RTOS
11 9 (0.28%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.25%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.15%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.062%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 2 (0.062%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.031%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,818 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1,462 (45.26%) MVC
3 748 (23.16%) Scrum
4 649 (20.09%) Test Automation
5 601 (18.61%) TDD
6 567 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
7 469 (14.52%) DevOps
8 423 (13.10%) Unit Testing
9 376 (11.64%) Web Development
10 365 (11.30%) BDD
11 335 (10.37%) SDLC
12 329 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
13 325 (10.06%) Software Engineering
14 309 (9.57%) OO
15 298 (9.23%) SOLID
16 234 (7.24%) SOA
17 213 (6.59%) Configuration Management
18 211 (6.53%) ETL
19 210 (6.50%) Waterfall
20 209 (6.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,192 (67.86%) C#
2 1,608 (49.78%) SQL
3 1,214 (37.59%) JavaScript
4 624 (19.32%) T-SQL
5 400 (12.38%) PowerShell
6 259 (8.02%) VB.NET
7 227 (7.03%) Java
8 116 (3.59%) C++
9 104 (3.22%) Python
10 101 (3.13%) VB
11 95 (2.94%) TypeScript
12 80 (2.48%) VBA
13 77 (2.38%) Ruby
14 64 (1.98%) Perl
15 56 (1.73%) PHP
16 45 (1.39%) C
17 44 (1.36%) Bash Shell
18 39 (1.21%) VBScript
19 38 (1.18%) PL/SQL
19 38 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 409 (12.66%) Degree
2 156 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 136 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 115 (3.56%) ISTQB
5 106 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 89 (2.76%) ISEB
6 89 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 71 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 67 (2.07%) MCP
9 60 (1.86%) MCPD
10 25 (0.77%) MCSA
11 24 (0.74%) MCTS
12 23 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
13 18 (0.56%) MCSE
14 16 (0.50%) MCSD
15 12 (0.37%) CCNA
15 12 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (0.34%) HND
16 11 (0.34%) MCAD
17 8 (0.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 363 (11.24%) QA
2 63 (1.95%) SLA
3 35 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.74%) GCP
5 14 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.31%) WCAG
8 9 (0.28%) EMIR
8 9 (0.28%) GAMP
8 9 (0.28%) MiFID
9 8 (0.25%) GDPR
9 8 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.25%) PMO
9 8 (0.25%) WAI
10 5 (0.15%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.12%) PA-DSS
12 3 (0.093%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.093%) SEPA
13 2 (0.062%) ISO 13485
13 2 (0.062%) TickIT
System Software
1 158 (4.89%) Docker
2 81 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 60 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
6 16 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.28%) vCloud
8 9 (0.28%) vSphere
9 7 (0.22%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.093%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.093%) HDFS
12 2 (0.062%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.062%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.031%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 158 (4.89%) Puppet
2 148 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
3 133 (4.12%) Ansible
4 66 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
5 60 (1.86%) Nagios
6 44 (1.36%) Kubernetes
7 43 (1.33%) Rundeck
8 28 (0.87%) SCCM
9 27 (0.84%) Terraform
10 24 (0.74%) SCOM
11 19 (0.59%) WSUS
12 18 (0.56%) Consul
12 18 (0.56%) Icinga
13 15 (0.46%) CFEngine
13 15 (0.46%) Kibana
14 13 (0.40%) logstash
15 12 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
16 10 (0.31%) Perfmon
17 7 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
17 7 (0.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1,467 (45.42%) Microsoft
2 270 (8.36%) Oracle
3 124 (3.84%) Sitecore
4 87 (2.69%) Xamarin
5 79 (2.45%) RedGate
6 78 (2.41%) Google
7 77 (2.38%) HP
7 77 (2.38%) VMware
8 62 (1.92%) Tableau
9 59 (1.83%) IBM
10 51 (1.58%) Telerik
11 48 (1.49%) Splunk
12 46 (1.42%) Remedy
13 43 (1.33%) DevExpress
14 37 (1.15%) SAP
15 32 (0.99%) Atlassian
15 32 (0.99%) TIBCO
16 30 (0.93%) Cognos
16 30 (0.93%) ServiceNow
17 26 (0.80%) CA Agile Central