Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 408 297 241
Rank change year-on-year -111 -56 -55
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 958 540 1,951
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 1.09% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.64% 5.20% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 703 434 1,466
10th Percentile £38,800 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £73,125 £63,750 £62,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £69,975 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 26,338 10,394 25,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.74% 20.99% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16,141 8,661 20,605
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 27 October 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 27 October 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 -101 879 £57,500 +9.52% 127
UK excluding London -144 508 £50,000 - 102
London -49 406 £70,000 +12.00% 45
Work from Home -145 244 £60,000 +17.65% 40
South East -94 161 £42,500 -29.17% 20
North of England -104 120 £60,000 +20.00% 30
South West -51 109 £50,000 +5.26% 14
North West -74 63 £60,000 +26.32% 19
Yorkshire -83 54 £60,000 +4.35% 8
Midlands -163 46 £43,000 -15.69% 16
Scotland -81 35 £57,500 +7.98% 13
West Midlands -95 28 £47,500 +8.57% 9
East of England -86 27 £62,500 +78.57% 2
East Midlands -95 17 £40,000 -22.33% 7
Wales -64 9 £50,000 +42.86% 4
North East -48 3 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Northern Ireland -41 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 655 (68.37%) Agile Software Development
2 653 (68.16%) C#
3 569 (59.39%) .NET
4 538 (56.16%) SQL
5 525 (54.80%) Azure
6 464 (48.43%) SQL Server
7 457 (47.70%) JavaScript
8 429 (44.78%) DevOps
9 328 (34.24%) Git (software)
10 281 (29.33%) Microsoft
11 258 (26.93%) Scrum
12 254 (26.51%) AWS
12 254 (26.51%) Full Stack Development
13 240 (25.05%) TDD
14 238 (24.84%) React
15 231 (24.11%) Docker
16 229 (23.90%) Social Skills
17 214 (22.34%) Kubernetes
18 206 (21.50%) ASP.NET
19 201 (20.98%) .NET Framework
20 200 (20.88%) Jenkins
21 187 (19.52%) Visual Studio
22 185 (19.31%) Software Engineering
23 182 (19.00%) AngularJS
24 180 (18.79%) Finance
25 178 (18.58%) MVC
26 173 (18.06%) HTML
26 173 (18.06%) Test Automation
27 165 (17.22%) QA
28 163 (17.01%) Octopus Deploy

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 79 (8.25%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
3 39 (4.07%) Confluence
3 39 (4.07%) IIS
4 20 (2.09%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.15%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.84%) CMS
8 6 (0.63%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.42%) FileNet
9 4 (0.42%) Papyrus
9 4 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.31%) Apache
10 3 (0.31%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.31%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.31%) SAS
10 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.21%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 32 (3.34%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.46%) InVision
3 14 (1.46%) Sketch
4 7 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.42%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 34 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.63%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.31%) Carpe Diem
3 3 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.31%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.21%) Maximo
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.21%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.10%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 525 (54.80%) Azure
2 254 (26.51%) AWS
3 162 (16.91%) GCP
4 87 (9.08%) GitHub
5 65 (6.78%) Power Platform
6 59 (6.16%) Serverless
7 57 (5.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 51 (5.32%) Pulumi
9 50 (5.22%) Datadog
10 49 (5.11%) Dynamics 365
11 43 (4.49%) Amazon ECS
11 43 (4.49%) SaaS
12 42 (4.38%) PaaS
13 38 (3.97%) Azure Service Bus
14 34 (3.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 34 (3.55%) Microsoft 365
14 34 (3.55%) Slack
15 31 (3.24%) Azure Storage
16 30 (3.13%) Azure App Service
17 28 (2.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.40%) DNS
1 23 (2.40%) Firewall
1 23 (2.40%) MQTT
2 20 (2.09%) VPN
3 16 (1.67%) WebEx
4 14 (1.46%) HTTP
5 12 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.15%) Intranet
7 9 (0.94%) FTP
8 7 (0.73%) 5G
9 5 (0.52%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.52%) Modbus
9 5 (0.52%) Profibus
9 5 (0.52%) SMTP
10 4 (0.42%) Internet
10 4 (0.42%) SSL
11 3 (0.31%) PuTTY
11 3 (0.31%) WinSCP
12 2 (0.21%) Bluetooth
13 1 (0.10%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (48.43%) SQL Server
2 114 (11.90%) MySQL
3 104 (10.86%) Relational Database
4 100 (10.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 93 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 85 (8.87%) Redis
7 78 (8.14%) RDBMS
8 77 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
9 69 (7.20%) PostgreSQL
10 64 (6.68%) Azure SQL Database
11 57 (5.95%) MongoDB
12 54 (5.64%) Power BI
13 50 (5.22%) MariaDB
14 40 (4.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 36 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 31 (3.24%) Big Data
17 29 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
18 28 (2.92%) NoSQL
19 25 (2.61%) Amazon Athena
20 24 (2.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 328 (34.24%) Git (software)
2 200 (20.88%) Jenkins
3 187 (19.52%) Visual Studio
4 163 (17.01%) Octopus Deploy
5 139 (14.51%) Selenium
6 136 (14.20%) JIRA
7 127 (13.26%) NUnit
8 95 (9.92%) Postman
9 91 (9.50%) TeamCity
10 73 (7.62%) Visual Studio Team System
11 70 (7.31%) Moq
12 64 (6.68%) Cypress.io
13 45 (4.70%) IBM UrbanCode
14 43 (4.49%) Travis CI
15 39 (4.07%) SpecFlow
16 32 (3.34%) GitLab
17 31 (3.24%) Cucumber
18 29 (3.03%) Subversion
19 24 (2.51%) WebDriver
20 23 (2.40%) JMeter
General
1 229 (23.90%) Social Skills
2 180 (18.79%) Finance
3 99 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.80%) Law
5 38 (3.97%) Marketing
6 36 (3.76%) Banking
7 33 (3.44%) Advertising
7 33 (3.44%) Organisational Skills
8 29 (3.03%) Legal
9 27 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 25 (2.61%) Presentation Skills
10 25 (2.61%) Public Sector
11 22 (2.30%) Electronics
11 22 (2.30%) Manufacturing
12 20 (2.09%) Influencing Skills
13 17 (1.77%) Retail
13 17 (1.77%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.84%) Publishing
15 5 (0.52%) Front Office
16 4 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 547 (57.10%) Developer
2 171 (17.85%) Full Stack Developer
3 143 (14.93%) .NET Developer
4 110 (11.48%) C# Developer
5 80 (8.35%) Senior Developer
6 79 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 79 (8.25%) Software Developer
7 66 (6.89%) Azure DevOps
8 64 (6.68%) DevOps Engineer
9 60 (6.26%) Software Engineer
10 53 (5.53%) Lead Developer
11 50 (5.22%) Azure Engineer
12 48 (5.01%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 47 (4.91%) Tester
14 46 (4.80%) Analyst
15 44 (4.59%) React Developer
16 43 (4.49%) SQL Developer
17 41 (4.28%) JavaScript Developer
18 33 (3.44%) Azure Developer
19 30 (3.13%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 569 (59.39%) .NET
2 238 (24.84%) React
3 206 (21.50%) ASP.NET
4 201 (20.98%) .NET Framework
5 182 (19.00%) AngularJS
6 173 (18.06%) HTML
7 158 (16.49%) Web Services
8 156 (16.28%) .NET Core
9 140 (14.61%) Node.js
10 128 (13.36%) jQuery
11 122 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 122 (12.73%) CSS
12 112 (11.69%) REST
13 100 (10.44%) XML
14 98 (10.23%) Kafka
15 94 (9.81%) SOAP
16 91 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 86 (8.98%) Entity Framework
18 83 (8.66%) Jest
19 82 (8.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.56%) User Experience
2 50 (5.22%) Linux Command Line
3 49 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
4 37 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.76%) Algorithms
6 29 (3.03%) Virtual Team
7 26 (2.71%) Clustering
7 26 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
8 25 (2.61%) Management Information System
9 19 (1.98%) Biotechnology
9 19 (1.98%) Life Science
9 19 (1.98%) PMI
10 17 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.77%) N-Tier
11 14 (1.46%) Legacy Systems
12 11 (1.15%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.04%) Cloud Native
13 10 (1.04%) Private Cloud
14 8 (0.84%) Legacy Applications
15 7 (0.73%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 154 (16.08%) Windows
2 57 (5.95%) Linux
3 43 (4.49%) Mesosphere
4 24 (2.51%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.40%) Android
6 20 (2.09%) VMS
7 15 (1.57%) Unix
8 10 (1.04%) CoreOS
8 10 (1.04%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.04%) zOS
9 5 (0.52%) Solaris
9 5 (0.52%) ThreadX
9 5 (0.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (68.37%) Agile Software Development
2 429 (44.78%) DevOps
3 258 (26.93%) Scrum
4 254 (26.51%) Full Stack Development
5 240 (25.05%) TDD
6 185 (19.31%) Software Engineering
7 178 (18.58%) MVC
8 173 (18.06%) Test Automation
9 160 (16.70%) Microservices
10 143 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
11 139 (14.51%) Analytics
12 134 (13.99%) Unit Testing
13 132 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
14 131 (13.67%) SDLC
15 108 (11.27%) OO
16 107 (11.17%) Business Intelligence
17 105 (10.96%) Configuration Management
18 103 (10.75%) Software Testing
19 97 (10.13%) Mentoring
20 96 (10.02%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 653 (68.16%) C#
2 538 (56.16%) SQL
3 457 (47.70%) JavaScript
4 161 (16.81%) Java
5 160 (16.70%) PowerShell
6 157 (16.39%) Python
7 149 (15.55%) TypeScript
8 132 (13.78%) T-SQL
9 93 (9.71%) Go
10 75 (7.83%) Bash Shell
11 53 (5.53%) PHP
11 53 (5.53%) Ruby
12 51 (5.32%) Groovy
12 51 (5.32%) VB.NET
13 19 (1.98%) C++
13 19 (1.98%) Scala
14 18 (1.88%) C
14 18 (1.88%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.77%) VBA
16 14 (1.46%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 87 (9.08%) Degree
2 58 (6.05%) ISTQB
3 51 (5.32%) Security Cleared
4 38 (3.97%) ISEB
4 38 (3.97%) SC Cleared
5 34 (3.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 24 (2.51%) PMI Certification
7 16 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.73%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.52%) PMP
11 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.21%) MCPD
11 2 (0.21%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.10%) CBAP
12 1 (0.10%) IIBA
12 1 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.10%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (17.22%) QA
2 19 (1.98%) PMO
3 16 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.57%) GDPR
5 6 (0.63%) GAMP
6 5 (0.52%) Accessibility
6 5 (0.52%) MISRA
6 5 (0.52%) SLA
7 4 (0.42%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 231 (24.11%) Docker
2 29 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.31%) Firmware
5 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.10%) LXC
6 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 214 (22.34%) Kubernetes
2 145 (15.14%) Terraform
3 141 (14.72%) Grafana
4 134 (13.99%) Opscode Chef
5 111 (11.59%) Ansible
6 106 (11.06%) Puppet
7 84 (8.77%) Prometheus
8 53 (5.53%) Kibana
9 43 (4.49%) Automic
9 43 (4.49%) logstash
10 25 (2.61%) Consul
11 18 (1.88%) HAProxy
11 18 (1.88%) Opsgenie
11 18 (1.88%) Pingdom
11 18 (1.88%) ZABBIX
12 15 (1.57%) MIIS
13 10 (1.04%) Istio
14 9 (0.94%) HP Fortify
15 6 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
16 5 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 281 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 123 (12.84%) Google
3 87 (9.08%) Oracle
4 68 (7.10%) New Relic
5 50 (5.22%) SaltStack
6 38 (3.97%) Splunk
7 27 (2.82%) HP
8 18 (1.88%) SAP
9 16 (1.67%) Xamarin
10 15 (1.57%) ServiceNow
11 14 (1.46%) Sun
12 9 (0.94%) Databricks
13 8 (0.84%) Intapp
14 6 (0.63%) JD Edwards
15 5 (0.52%) AppDynamics
15 5 (0.52%) Apple
15 5 (0.52%) Klocwork
15 5 (0.52%) Nintex
15 5 (0.52%) Sybase
15 5 (0.52%) Telerik