Period
to 23 April 2021

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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 332 275 195
Rank change year-on-year -57 -80 -6
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 758 1,263 2,667
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 1.17% 1.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.48% 6.01% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 586 1,000 2,023
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £69,688 £61,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16,912 21,013 29,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.78% 19.46% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13,263 16,767 23,562
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server.

Salary trend for Team Foundation Server in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Team Foundation Server over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Team Foundation Server in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 17 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 April 2021. 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 -71 631 £58,000 +22.11% 93
UK excluding London -65 470 £47,500 +5.56% 65
London +53 246 £70,000 +16.67% 38
North of England -53 143 £52,500 +23.53% 22
Work from Home -105 120 £50,000 +11.11% 21
South East -56 113 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Yorkshire -10 100 £60,000 +46.34% 11
Scotland +31 65 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South West -59 48 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Midlands -44 45 £45,000 - 14
North West -54 30 £40,000 -9.09% 8
Wales +52 27 £42,500 -15.00% 5
East of England +2 26 £51,250 +2.50% 3
East Midlands -19 23 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Midlands -12 22 £55,000 +22.22% 8
North East -4 13 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Northern Ireland +8 6 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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.

1 521 (68.73%) C#
2 470 (62.01%) Agile Software Development
3 434 (57.26%) Azure
4 430 (56.73%) SQL
5 373 (49.21%) SQL Server
6 372 (49.08%) .NET
7 366 (48.28%) JavaScript
7 366 (48.28%) DevOps
8 253 (33.38%) Git (software)
9 243 (32.06%) MVC
10 231 (30.47%) Test Automation
11 230 (30.34%) Microsoft
12 221 (29.16%) CSS
13 203 (26.78%) T-SQL
14 197 (25.99%) .NET Framework
15 179 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
16 178 (23.48%) Entity Framework
17 175 (23.09%) Scrum
18 168 (22.16%) jQuery
19 167 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
19 167 (22.03%) .NET Core
20 164 (21.64%) React
21 160 (21.11%) Web Services
22 155 (20.45%) Microservices
23 150 (19.79%) PowerShell
24 146 (19.26%) Visual Studio Team System
25 144 (19.00%) HTML
26 141 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 137 (18.07%) Opscode Chef
27 137 (18.07%) Terraform

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
1 131 (17.28%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.17%) NServiceBus
3 22 (2.90%) Confluence
4 15 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (1.85%) IIS
6 11 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.19%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.79%) CMS
9 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.79%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.79%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.13%) CICS
11 1 (0.13%) GemFire
11 1 (0.13%) Mule
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.40%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 104 (13.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.79%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.26%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.26%) Maximo
4 2 (0.26%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.26%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.13%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 434 (57.26%) Azure
2 87 (11.48%) PaaS
3 80 (10.55%) Azure Storage
4 77 (10.16%) AWS
5 73 (9.63%) Azure App Service
6 72 (9.50%) Azure Service Bus
7 70 (9.23%) Azure Active Directory
8 69 (9.10%) Azure Service Fabric
9 68 (8.97%) Azure Key Vault
10 65 (8.58%) Power Platform
11 56 (7.39%) Pulumi
12 52 (6.86%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 51 (6.73%) Datadog
14 34 (4.49%) Serverless
15 26 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
16 24 (3.17%) Microsoft 365
17 23 (3.03%) Azure Functions
18 20 (2.64%) GCP
19 19 (2.51%) Slack
20 16 (2.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.85%) HTTP
2 10 (1.32%) Skype
3 2 (0.26%) DNS
3 2 (0.26%) Firewall
3 2 (0.26%) SSL
3 2 (0.26%) VPN
4 1 (0.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (49.21%) SQL Server
2 84 (11.08%) MySQL
3 76 (10.03%) MongoDB
4 74 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 71 (9.37%) Redis
6 68 (8.97%) Azure SQL Database
6 68 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 57 (7.52%) Power BI
8 53 (6.99%) Data Warehouse
9 51 (6.73%) MariaDB
9 51 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (5.94%) NoSQL
11 39 (5.15%) Relational Database
12 37 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (3.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 22 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (2.64%) Big Data
17 16 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
18 15 (1.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 253 (33.38%) Git (software)
2 146 (19.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 118 (15.57%) Visual Studio
4 103 (13.59%) Jenkins
5 96 (12.66%) Selenium
6 72 (9.50%) JIRA
7 51 (6.73%) TeamCity
8 43 (5.67%) Octopus Deploy
9 42 (5.54%) WebDriver
10 36 (4.75%) Postman
11 30 (3.96%) Cucumber
12 26 (3.43%) NUnit
13 15 (1.98%) JMeter
14 14 (1.85%) Appium
14 14 (1.85%) JUnit
14 14 (1.85%) SpecFlow
14 14 (1.85%) Subversion
14 14 (1.85%) TestComplete
15 13 (1.72%) Maven
15 13 (1.72%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 100 (13.19%) Finance
2 84 (11.08%) Marketing
3 25 (3.30%) Advertising
4 20 (2.64%) Law
4 20 (2.64%) Public Sector
5 19 (2.51%) Back Office
6 17 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.98%) Retail
8 8 (1.06%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.79%) Games
9 6 (0.79%) Legal
9 6 (0.79%) Online Betting
9 6 (0.79%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.66%) Banking
11 3 (0.40%) Automotive
11 3 (0.40%) Electronics
11 3 (0.40%) Housing Association
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Social Housing
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 437 (57.65%) Developer
2 152 (20.05%) C# Developer
3 143 (18.87%) Senior Developer
4 139 (18.34%) .NET Developer
5 92 (12.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 89 (11.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 87 (11.48%) Azure Developer
8 78 (10.29%) Software Developer
9 72 (9.50%) SQL Developer
10 65 (8.58%) Azure Engineer
11 61 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
12 59 (7.78%) Senior .NET Developer
13 55 (7.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 53 (6.99%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 52 (6.86%) Azure DevOps
16 51 (6.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 49 (6.46%) Analyst
18 47 (6.20%) Senior SQL Developer
19 43 (5.67%) Software Engineer
20 29 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (49.08%) .NET
2 221 (29.16%) CSS
3 197 (25.99%) .NET Framework
4 178 (23.48%) Entity Framework
5 168 (22.16%) jQuery
6 167 (22.03%) .NET Core
6 167 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 164 (21.64%) React
8 160 (21.11%) Web Services
9 144 (19.00%) HTML
10 141 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 119 (15.70%) ASP.NET
12 80 (10.55%) REST
13 77 (10.16%) AngularJS
14 65 (8.58%) XML
15 62 (8.18%) RESTful
16 56 (7.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 54 (7.12%) HTML5
18 52 (6.86%) SOAP
19 51 (6.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 101 (13.32%) N-Tier
2 92 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (10.29%) Mobile App
4 58 (7.65%) EPoS
5 55 (7.26%) Linux Command Line
6 47 (6.20%) Reinsurance
7 46 (6.07%) User Experience
8 24 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
9 15 (1.98%) Virtual Team
10 12 (1.58%) Organisational Skills
11 9 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (1.06%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.92%) RIA
14 6 (0.79%) LIMS
14 6 (0.79%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.79%) Social Media
15 5 (0.66%) Graphic Design
15 5 (0.66%) Management Information System
16 4 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.89%) Windows
2 32 (4.22%) Apple iOS
3 25 (3.30%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.77%) Linux
5 16 (2.11%) Unix
6 15 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.32%) Android
8 8 (1.06%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.53%) CoreOS
9 4 (0.53%) zOS
10 2 (0.26%) Solaris
10 2 (0.26%) VMS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (62.01%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (48.28%) DevOps
3 243 (32.06%) MVC
4 231 (30.47%) Test Automation
5 179 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
6 175 (23.09%) Scrum
7 155 (20.45%) Microservices
8 136 (17.94%) SDLC
9 135 (17.81%) SOA
10 120 (15.83%) CRM
11 119 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
12 110 (14.51%) SOLID
13 108 (14.25%) OO
14 93 (12.27%) UML
15 92 (12.14%) Analytics
16 89 (11.74%) Mentoring
17 87 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
18 84 (11.08%) Deployment Automation
19 81 (10.69%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
20 73 (9.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 521 (68.73%) C#
2 430 (56.73%) SQL
3 366 (48.28%) JavaScript
4 203 (26.78%) T-SQL
5 150 (19.79%) PowerShell
6 92 (12.14%) Python
7 77 (10.16%) Java
8 76 (10.03%) TypeScript
9 68 (8.97%) Ruby
10 63 (8.31%) Groovy
11 56 (7.39%) Bash Shell
12 53 (6.99%) PHP
13 51 (6.73%) Go
14 44 (5.80%) VB.NET
15 22 (2.90%) Apple Swift
15 22 (2.90%) Objective-C
16 16 (2.11%) VB
17 12 (1.58%) Scala
18 11 (1.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 10 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 115 (15.17%) Degree
2 43 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.51%) ISTQB
4 15 (1.98%) ISEB
5 11 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.45%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.66%) HNC
8 5 (0.66%) HND
8 5 (0.66%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.26%) MCPD
10 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.26%) PMP
11 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.99%) QA
2 21 (2.77%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.06%) SLA
4 7 (0.92%) GDPR
5 5 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.26%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.26%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) JTAG
8 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 85 (11.21%) Docker
2 16 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.26%) LXC
6 1 (0.13%) Firmware
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 137 (18.07%) Opscode Chef
1 137 (18.07%) Terraform
2 90 (11.87%) Kubernetes
3 73 (9.63%) Puppet
4 59 (7.78%) Ansible
5 51 (6.73%) Grafana
5 51 (6.73%) Prometheus
6 8 (1.06%) HP Fortify
7 7 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (0.79%) WSUS
9 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.26%) SCCM
9 2 (0.26%) SCOM
9 2 (0.26%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.13%) CA Endevor
10 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 230 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 82 (10.82%) Nintex
3 54 (7.12%) SaltStack
4 52 (6.86%) New Relic
5 27 (3.56%) Oracle
6 20 (2.64%) Apple
7 19 (2.51%) Google
8 13 (1.72%) HP
9 10 (1.32%) Informatica
9 10 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.32%) Talend
9 10 (1.32%) Teradata
10 9 (1.19%) Telerik
11 8 (1.06%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.92%) VMware
13 6 (0.79%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.66%) Klarna
14 5 (0.66%) MKS
14 5 (0.66%) PayPal
14 5 (0.66%) WorldPay