Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 238 188 190
Rank change year-on-year -50 +2 -38
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1,685 2,805 3,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.34% 1.84% 1.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.96% 9.29% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,282 2,167 2,670
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,867 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.32% +2.88% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,363
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24,222 30,203 35,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.32% 19.86% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19,087 24,059 29,029
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 29 January 2020.

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 29 January 2020. 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 -43 1,567 £49,971 -0.06% 268
UK excluding London -40 1,124 £45,000 - 214
London -91 511 £60,000 -4.00% 69
South East -21 391 £47,500 -9.52% 45
North of England +11 308 £42,500 - 63
Yorkshire +36 149 £42,500 +10.39% 25
North West +16 142 £43,268 +1.81% 33
Midlands -72 140 £45,000 +5.88% 50
South West -17 120 £45,000 +7.07% 19
East of England +48 94 £50,000 +8.11% 22
East Midlands -26 80 £46,500 +11.38% 21
West Midlands -48 60 £43,750 -2.78% 29
Scotland -37 55 £48,250 +7.22% 4
North East -18 17 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Wales -40 13 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Northern Ireland +7 2 - - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £47,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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 1,097 (65.10%) C#
2 1,051 (62.37%) .NET
3 1,017 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
4 817 (48.49%) Microsoft
5 807 (47.89%) SQL
6 805 (47.77%) SQL Server
7 571 (33.89%) JavaScript
8 559 (33.18%) Azure
9 488 (28.96%) DevOps
10 483 (28.66%) Visual Studio
11 477 (28.31%) Git (software)
12 467 (27.72%) Scrum
13 436 (25.88%) MVC
14 399 (23.68%) ASP.NET
15 387 (22.97%) HTML
16 381 (22.61%) Finance
17 368 (21.84%) CSS
18 356 (21.13%) jQuery
19 330 (19.58%) AngularJS
20 328 (19.47%) Test Automation
21 315 (18.69%) Windows
22 313 (18.58%) T-SQL
23 299 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
24 297 (17.63%) ASP.NET Web API
25 287 (17.03%) .NET Framework
26 269 (15.96%) JIRA
27 262 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
28 256 (15.19%) Java
28 256 (15.19%) XML
29 252 (14.96%) SDLC

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
1 119 (7.06%) IIS
2 116 (6.88%) SharePoint
3 92 (5.46%) Confluence
4 62 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
5 49 (2.91%) CMS
6 20 (1.19%) Umbraco
7 17 (1.01%) EPiServer
8 16 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 12 (0.71%) MS Exchange
10 11 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (0.59%) WordPress
12 7 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.30%) CICS
14 5 (0.30%) Sitefinity
14 5 (0.30%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.24%) Apache
15 4 (0.24%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 56 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 46 (2.73%) Microsoft Project
4 32 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.83%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.36%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 76 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (2.85%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.83%) NetSuite
4 10 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.53%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.30%) RiskWrite
7 2 (0.12%) FastStats
8 1 (0.059%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.059%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.059%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 559 (33.18%) Azure
2 210 (12.46%) AWS
3 142 (8.43%) Power Platform
4 75 (4.45%) GitHub
5 60 (3.56%) Office 365
6 59 (3.50%) GCP
7 57 (3.38%) SaaS
8 53 (3.15%) PaaS
9 50 (2.97%) npm
10 43 (2.55%) Dynamics 365
11 31 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 31 (1.84%) Serverless
12 28 (1.66%) G Suite
13 24 (1.42%) CloudBees
14 23 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
15 22 (1.31%) Azure Functions
16 21 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
16 21 (1.25%) BrowserStack
17 19 (1.13%) PowerApps
17 19 (1.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.66%) Internet
2 22 (1.31%) Firewall
3 20 (1.19%) SSL
4 17 (1.01%) DNS
4 17 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.95%) Intranet
6 12 (0.71%) GoToMeeting
6 12 (0.71%) Skype
7 8 (0.47%) Wireshark
8 6 (0.36%) HTTP
9 5 (0.30%) CTI
9 5 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (0.30%) VoIP
10 2 (0.12%) Extranet
10 2 (0.12%) RS-232
10 2 (0.12%) RS-485
11 1 (0.059%) DHCP
11 1 (0.059%) DOCSIS
11 1 (0.059%) SMTP
11 1 (0.059%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 805 (47.77%) SQL Server
2 215 (12.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 213 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 142 (8.43%) Power BI
5 87 (5.16%) Relational Database
6 82 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 80 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 74 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
9 73 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 63 (3.74%) SQL Server 2016
11 57 (3.38%) Azure SQL Database
12 48 (2.85%) NoSQL
13 33 (1.96%) MySQL
14 32 (1.90%) Oracle Database
15 25 (1.48%) DB2
16 21 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
16 21 (1.25%) Couchbase
17 20 (1.19%) Hadoop
17 20 (1.19%) SQL Server 2017
18 17 (1.01%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 483 (28.66%) Visual Studio
2 477 (28.31%) Git (software)
3 269 (15.96%) JIRA
4 245 (14.54%) Selenium
5 226 (13.41%) Jenkins
6 183 (10.86%) Visual Studio Team System
7 146 (8.66%) Octopus Deploy
8 131 (7.77%) Cucumber
9 121 (7.18%) TeamCity
10 98 (5.82%) SoapUI
11 87 (5.16%) NUnit
12 85 (5.04%) SpecFlow
13 80 (4.75%) WebDriver
14 75 (4.45%) Subversion
15 74 (4.39%) Maven
16 67 (3.98%) JMeter
17 62 (3.68%) JUnit
18 61 (3.62%) LoadRunner
19 58 (3.44%) Bitbucket
20 53 (3.15%) TestNG
General
1 381 (22.61%) Finance
2 88 (5.22%) Manufacturing
3 74 (4.39%) Retail
4 65 (3.86%) Marketing
5 51 (3.03%) Legal
6 41 (2.43%) Public Sector
6 41 (2.43%) Telecoms
7 33 (1.96%) Automotive
8 30 (1.78%) Banking
9 29 (1.72%) Electronics
10 22 (1.31%) Law
11 16 (0.95%) Back Office
12 10 (0.59%) Publishing
13 9 (0.53%) Front Office
14 8 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.47%) Military
15 7 (0.42%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.24%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.24%) French Language
16 4 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 870 (51.63%) Developer
2 329 (19.53%) .NET Developer
3 283 (16.80%) C# Developer
4 246 (14.60%) Software Developer
5 189 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 186 (11.04%) Senior Developer
7 150 (8.90%) Analyst
7 150 (8.90%) Consultant
8 109 (6.47%) C# Software Developer
9 90 (5.34%) .NET Software Developer
10 88 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
11 86 (5.10%) Lead Developer
11 86 (5.10%) SQL Developer
12 85 (5.04%) Tester
13 81 (4.81%) Senior Software Developer
14 79 (4.69%) Software Engineer
15 64 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
16 63 (3.74%) Senior C# Developer
17 61 (3.62%) Senior Consultant
18 53 (3.15%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,051 (62.37%) .NET
2 399 (23.68%) ASP.NET
3 387 (22.97%) HTML
4 368 (21.84%) CSS
5 356 (21.13%) jQuery
6 330 (19.58%) AngularJS
7 297 (17.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 287 (17.03%) .NET Framework
9 256 (15.19%) XML
10 251 (14.90%) Web Services
11 241 (14.30%) WCF
12 203 (12.05%) REST
13 194 (11.51%) .NET Core
14 177 (10.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 169 (10.03%) Entity Framework
16 159 (9.44%) ASP.NET MVC
17 158 (9.38%) SOAP
18 150 (8.90%) HTML5
19 147 (8.72%) React
20 131 (7.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 178 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (5.34%) Self-Motivation
3 81 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
4 67 (3.98%) User Experience
5 48 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
6 46 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 30 (1.78%) Algorithms
8 28 (1.66%) Virtual Team
9 26 (1.54%) Mobile App
10 24 (1.42%) PlayStation
11 18 (1.07%) W3C
12 16 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.83%) Data Structures
13 14 (0.83%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.71%) Fixed Income
14 12 (0.71%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.59%) Replication
16 9 (0.53%) Blog
17 8 (0.47%) Robotics
17 8 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 315 (18.69%) Windows
2 104 (6.17%) Linux
3 60 (3.56%) Windows Server
4 51 (3.03%) Unix
5 24 (1.42%) Mesosphere
6 23 (1.36%) Windows 10
7 14 (0.83%) Windows 7
7 14 (0.83%) Windows 8
7 14 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.77%) CoreOS
8 13 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.65%) Android
10 9 (0.53%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.53%) CentOS
11 7 (0.42%) zOS
12 6 (0.36%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.18%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,017 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
2 488 (28.96%) DevOps
3 467 (27.72%) Scrum
4 436 (25.88%) MVC
5 328 (19.47%) Test Automation
6 299 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
7 262 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
8 252 (14.96%) SDLC
9 237 (14.07%) TDD
10 228 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
11 194 (11.51%) Mentoring
12 193 (11.45%) Web Development
13 176 (10.45%) Unit Testing
14 168 (9.97%) BDD
15 155 (9.20%) Software Engineering
16 154 (9.14%) OO
17 140 (8.31%) Software Testing
18 136 (8.07%) Microservices
19 124 (7.36%) Project Management
20 120 (7.12%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,097 (65.10%) C#
2 807 (47.89%) SQL
3 571 (33.89%) JavaScript
4 313 (18.58%) T-SQL
5 256 (15.19%) Java
6 174 (10.33%) PowerShell
7 152 (9.02%) VB.NET
8 127 (7.54%) Python
9 111 (6.59%) VB
10 71 (4.21%) VB6
11 57 (3.38%) PL/SQL
12 56 (3.32%) Bash Shell
13 47 (2.79%) TypeScript
14 44 (2.61%) C++
15 39 (2.31%) VBScript
16 38 (2.26%) Ruby
17 33 (1.96%) X++
18 30 (1.78%) C
19 24 (1.42%) Go
20 21 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 195 (11.57%) Degree
2 72 (4.27%) ISTQB
3 59 (3.50%) ISEB
4 48 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 21 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.95%) SC Cleared
9 11 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.30%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.24%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.18%) CBAP
12 3 (0.18%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.18%) MCSA
13 2 (0.12%) AAT
13 2 (0.12%) ACCA
13 2 (0.12%) CIMA
13 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.12%) MCP
13 2 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (10.09%) QA
2 33 (1.96%) GDPR
3 22 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.83%) WCAG
6 12 (0.71%) PMO
6 12 (0.71%) WAI
7 6 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.30%) SLA
9 4 (0.24%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.18%) ISO 13485
10 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.059%) Dublin Core
12 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.059%) NIST
12 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 183 (10.86%) Docker
2 33 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.36%) LXC
7 5 (0.30%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.059%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 104 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
2 97 (5.76%) Puppet
3 90 (5.34%) Kubernetes
4 88 (5.22%) Ansible
5 74 (4.39%) Terraform
6 69 (4.09%) HP Quality Center
7 50 (2.97%) Automic
8 36 (2.14%) Consul
9 25 (1.48%) Prometheus
9 25 (1.48%) Rancher
10 18 (1.07%) HP ALM
11 12 (0.71%) Rundeck
12 11 (0.65%) WSUS
13 8 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
14 7 (0.42%) Nagios
15 6 (0.36%) Graphite
16 4 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
16 4 (0.24%) Control-M
17 2 (0.12%) Cloudify
17 2 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 817 (48.49%) Microsoft
2 152 (9.02%) Oracle
3 77 (4.57%) HP
4 61 (3.62%) Google
5 53 (3.15%) Splunk
6 48 (2.85%) SAP
7 33 (1.96%) Micro Focus
7 33 (1.96%) Tableau
8 32 (1.90%) Xamarin
9 28 (1.66%) Atlassian
10 27 (1.60%) Black Duck
10 27 (1.60%) Cadence
10 27 (1.60%) IBM
11 24 (1.42%) RedGate
12 21 (1.25%) VMware
13 20 (1.19%) FactSet
14 16 (0.95%) JD Edwards
14 16 (0.95%) ServiceNow
15 14 (0.83%) MuleSoft
16 12 (0.71%) Delphix