Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 181 165
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3,232 3,464 4,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.96% 1.97% 2.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.69% 9.59% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,608 2,947 3,640
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 33,338 36,110 35,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.17% 20.55% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26,980 29,327 30,792
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +13 3,031 £50,000 +11.11% 433
UK excluding London -10 2,007 £45,000 +5.88% 347
London +46 1,200 £56,250 +2.27% 124
South East -38 614 £52,500 +15.38% 59
North of England +32 431 £45,000 +12.50% 84
Midlands +43 341 £40,000 - 72
South West -20 273 £42,029 +5.07% 41
North West -9 184 £45,000 +12.50% 32
East Midlands +42 181 £40,000 - 34
Yorkshire +28 174 £45,000 +12.50% 42
East of England -75 170 £45,000 -5.26% 53
West Midlands +14 160 £42,500 +6.25% 38
Scotland +16 140 £45,000 +12.50% 20
North East +39 73 £51,000 +45.71% 10
Wales -33 33 £42,500 +13.33% 14
Northern Ireland +3 5 £31,250 -21.88% 4

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2,114 (65.41%) C#
2 2,094 (64.79%) .NET
3 1,901 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 1,736 (53.71%) SQL Server
5 1,726 (53.40%) SQL
6 1,314 (40.66%) Microsoft
7 1,304 (40.35%) JavaScript
8 1,252 (38.74%) MVC
9 1,083 (33.51%) ASP.NET
10 1,029 (31.84%) HTML
11 993 (30.72%) Git (software)
12 928 (28.71%) CSS
13 924 (28.59%) Microsoft Azure
14 883 (27.32%) Visual Studio
15 822 (25.43%) Scrum
16 770 (23.82%) AngularJS
17 766 (23.70%) Finance
18 753 (23.30%) Test Automation
19 731 (22.62%) .NET Framework
20 711 (22.00%) TDD
21 677 (20.95%) jQuery
22 666 (20.61%) Continuous Integration
23 648 (20.05%) T-SQL
24 647 (20.02%) DevOps
25 630 (19.49%) Web Services
26 620 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
27 592 (18.32%) Problem-Solving
28 562 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
29 543 (16.80%) Windows
30 510 (15.78%) Degree

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
1 272 (8.42%) IIS
2 243 (7.52%) SharePoint
3 191 (5.91%) CMS
4 112 (3.47%) EPiServer
5 101 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
6 80 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 68 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 60 (1.86%) Umbraco
9 51 (1.58%) Confluence
10 49 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
11 36 (1.11%) NServiceBus
12 27 (0.84%) MS Exchange
13 26 (0.80%) Apache
13 26 (0.80%) Sitefinity
14 19 (0.59%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.53%) IBM Notes
16 12 (0.37%) Tomcat
17 10 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
17 10 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
18 9 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 97 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.34%) Mingle
6 11 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.093%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.093%) LibreOffice
8 3 (0.093%) Moqups
9 1 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.031%) Maya
Business Applications
1 139 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (1.45%) Eloqua
3 31 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
5 17 (0.53%) Concordance
5 17 (0.53%) Relativity
6 7 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.22%) Elite 3E
7 6 (0.19%) FastStats
8 5 (0.15%) Actimize
8 5 (0.15%) MetaTrader
8 5 (0.15%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.12%) Scribe Insight
9 4 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
10 3 (0.093%) assyst
10 3 (0.093%) Distributed Ledger
10 3 (0.093%) R3 Corda
10 3 (0.093%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 924 (28.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 408 (12.62%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (3.65%) npm
4 107 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 103 (3.19%) PaaS
6 81 (2.51%) GitHub
7 71 (2.20%) SaaS
8 64 (1.98%) IaaS
9 48 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
10 35 (1.08%) Office 365
11 34 (1.05%) Serverless
12 32 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
13 28 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
14 27 (0.84%) Azure Functions
14 27 (0.84%) CloudBees
15 26 (0.80%) NuGet
16 16 (0.50%) Slack
17 14 (0.43%) G Suite
18 13 (0.40%) BrowserStack
18 13 (0.40%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.45%) HTTP
2 44 (1.36%) DNS
3 41 (1.27%) Internet
4 31 (0.96%) Intranet
5 21 (0.65%) Firewall
6 16 (0.50%) SMTP
7 14 (0.43%) SMS
8 12 (0.37%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.34%) Skype
10 10 (0.31%) Extranet
10 10 (0.31%) SAN
10 10 (0.31%) SSL
11 7 (0.22%) NetScaler
11 7 (0.22%) Network Security
11 7 (0.22%) VPN
12 6 (0.19%) FTP
12 6 (0.19%) IMAP
13 4 (0.12%) IPsec
13 4 (0.12%) MPLS
13 4 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,736 (53.71%) SQL Server
2 445 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 436 (13.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 235 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 235 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 229 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 215 (6.65%) Data Warehouse
7 168 (5.20%) MongoDB
8 145 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 126 (3.90%) Power BI
10 104 (3.22%) Relational Database
11 92 (2.85%) SQL Server 2014
12 83 (2.57%) Couchbase
13 81 (2.51%) SQL Server 2016
14 75 (2.32%) Azure SQL Database
15 61 (1.89%) MySQL
16 52 (1.61%) Big Data
17 45 (1.39%) CouchDB
18 41 (1.27%) RDBMS
19 37 (1.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 993 (30.72%) Git (software)
2 883 (27.32%) Visual Studio
3 444 (13.74%) Selenium
4 441 (13.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 354 (10.95%) JIRA
6 327 (10.12%) Visual Studio Team System
7 315 (9.75%) TeamCity
8 313 (9.68%) Jenkins
9 223 (6.90%) Subversion
10 151 (4.67%) gulp
11 149 (4.61%) SpecFlow
12 130 (4.02%) Karma Test Runner
13 127 (3.93%) NUnit
14 116 (3.59%) Bower
15 112 (3.47%) Protractor
16 111 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 107 (3.31%) Mocha
18 99 (3.06%) Cucumber
19 93 (2.88%) SoapUI
20 91 (2.82%) Sinon.JS
General
1 766 (23.70%) Finance
2 142 (4.39%) Marketing
3 124 (3.84%) Retail
4 85 (2.63%) Banking
4 85 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 69 (2.13%) Advertising
6 65 (2.01%) Law
7 50 (1.55%) Legal
8 36 (1.11%) Back Office
9 35 (1.08%) Automotive
10 33 (1.02%) Front Office
11 23 (0.71%) Games
11 23 (0.71%) Publishing
12 21 (0.65%) Military
12 21 (0.65%) Telecoms
13 16 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.46%) Billing
15 12 (0.37%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.34%) Electronics
16 11 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,948 (60.27%) Developer
2 892 (27.60%) .NET Developer
3 709 (21.94%) C# Developer
4 458 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 415 (12.84%) Software Developer
6 324 (10.02%) Senior Developer
7 265 (8.20%) Analyst
8 264 (8.17%) SQL Developer
9 240 (7.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 210 (6.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 204 (6.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 194 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
13 189 (5.85%) Architect
14 164 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 153 (4.73%) Senior .NET Developer
16 151 (4.67%) Tester
17 148 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
18 133 (4.12%) Software Engineer
19 126 (3.90%) Consultant
20 114 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,094 (64.79%) .NET
2 1,083 (33.51%) ASP.NET
3 1,029 (31.84%) HTML
4 928 (28.71%) CSS
5 770 (23.82%) AngularJS
6 731 (22.62%) .NET Framework
7 677 (20.95%) jQuery
8 630 (19.49%) Web Services
9 620 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 562 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 450 (13.92%) Entity Framework
12 443 (13.71%) WCF
13 407 (12.59%) HTML5
14 406 (12.56%) XML
15 384 (11.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 293 (9.07%) CSS3
17 272 (8.42%) RESTful
18 253 (7.83%) React
19 237 (7.33%) REST
20 231 (7.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 407 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 199 (6.16%) User Experience
3 188 (5.82%) Greenfield Project
4 165 (5.11%) Computer Science
5 135 (4.18%) Fintech
6 125 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
7 121 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
8 92 (2.85%) Mobile App
9 88 (2.72%) N-Tier
10 81 (2.51%) Algorithms
11 74 (2.29%) Management Information System
12 52 (1.61%) Cloud Native
13 40 (1.24%) Equities
14 36 (1.11%) Data Centre
15 29 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 24 (0.74%) Reinsurance
17 23 (0.71%) Public Cloud
18 21 (0.65%) Replication
19 18 (0.56%) NHS
19 18 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 543 (16.80%) Windows
2 227 (7.02%) Linux
3 121 (3.74%) Windows Server
4 116 (3.59%) Unix
5 58 (1.79%) Android
6 55 (1.70%) Apple iOS
7 32 (0.99%) Windows 7
7 32 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (0.84%) VMS
10 25 (0.77%) CoreOS
11 24 (0.74%) Windows 10
12 21 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.40%) Windows Phone
14 8 (0.25%) Mesosphere
14 8 (0.25%) Nucleus RTOS
15 6 (0.19%) CentOS
15 6 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
16 4 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,901 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1,252 (38.74%) MVC
3 822 (25.43%) Scrum
4 753 (23.30%) Test Automation
5 711 (22.00%) TDD
6 666 (20.61%) Continuous Integration
7 647 (20.02%) DevOps
8 592 (18.32%) Problem-Solving
9 407 (12.59%) OO
10 402 (12.44%) BDD
11 398 (12.31%) Software Engineering
12 393 (12.16%) SDLC
13 364 (11.26%) Microservices
14 340 (10.52%) Web Development
15 338 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
16 333 (10.30%) Mentoring
17 317 (9.81%) Continuous Improvement
18 288 (8.91%) Unit Testing
19 273 (8.45%) SOLID
20 232 (7.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2,114 (65.41%) C#
2 1,726 (53.40%) SQL
3 1,304 (40.35%) JavaScript
4 648 (20.05%) T-SQL
5 343 (10.61%) PowerShell
6 318 (9.84%) Java
7 195 (6.03%) VB.NET
8 165 (5.11%) C++
9 137 (4.24%) TypeScript
10 135 (4.18%) Python
11 94 (2.91%) VBA
12 93 (2.88%) VB
13 71 (2.20%) Bash Shell
14 70 (2.17%) C
15 61 (1.89%) PL/SQL
16 32 (0.99%) PHP
17 24 (0.74%) VB6
18 22 (0.68%) Ruby
19 16 (0.50%) VBScript
19 16 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 510 (15.78%) Degree
2 147 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 120 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 118 (3.65%) ISTQB
5 112 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 94 (2.91%) ISEB
7 93 (2.88%) SC Cleared
8 58 (1.79%) MCPD
9 47 (1.45%) SAFe Agilist
10 33 (1.02%) MCP
11 25 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 19 (0.59%) DBS Check
13 18 (0.56%) BC Cleared
14 16 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
14 16 (0.50%) PMI Certification
15 12 (0.37%) MCSE
15 12 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
16 11 (0.34%) DV Cleared
17 10 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 309 (9.56%) QA
2 32 (0.99%) GDPR
3 21 (0.65%) SLA
4 18 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.46%) PMO
6 10 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.31%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.12%) ISO 13485
9 4 (0.12%) MiFID
9 4 (0.12%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.093%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.093%) WCAG
11 2 (0.062%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 150 (4.64%) Docker
2 90 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 48 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.34%) LXC
5 11 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.093%) Firmware
6 3 (0.093%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (0.093%) vSphere
7 2 (0.062%) GFS2
7 2 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.062%) Varnish
7 2 (0.062%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.062%) XenApp
8 1 (0.031%) NFS
Systems Management
1 188 (5.82%) Opscode Chef
2 158 (4.89%) Ansible
3 149 (4.61%) Puppet
4 67 (2.07%) Terraform
5 59 (1.83%) Consul
6 52 (1.61%) Rundeck
7 51 (1.58%) Kubernetes
8 46 (1.42%) Automic
9 36 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
10 27 (0.84%) Graphite
10 27 (0.84%) Nagios
11 19 (0.59%) HP ALM
12 12 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
13 11 (0.34%) SCOM
13 11 (0.34%) WSUS
14 10 (0.31%) Kibana
14 10 (0.31%) logstash
14 10 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
14 10 (0.31%) vCenter Server
15 9 (0.28%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1,314 (40.66%) Microsoft
2 193 (5.97%) Oracle
3 92 (2.85%) Google
4 85 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 83 (2.57%) Tableau
6 80 (2.48%) Sitecore
7 75 (2.32%) Splunk
8 69 (2.13%) Telerik
9 58 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 57 (1.76%) Nintex
11 56 (1.73%) RedGate
12 55 (1.70%) VMware
13 53 (1.64%) HP
14 50 (1.55%) Delphix
15 47 (1.45%) Marketo
16 40 (1.24%) IBM
17 38 (1.18%) AppDynamics
18 36 (1.11%) Alias
19 35 (1.08%) SAP
20 29 (0.90%) Cadence