Period
to 20 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 142 156
Rank change year-on-year -42 +14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3,225 4,081 4,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 2.31% 2.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.19% 12.24% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,651 3,651 3,913
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 35,094 33,339 36,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.27% 18.83% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28,805 28,543 31,195
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 20 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 20 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 -40 3,006 £47,500 +5.56% 443
UK excluding London -42 2,184 £45,000 +5.88% 349
London -37 1,006 £55,000 - 126
South East -32 720 £50,000 +11.11% 83
North of England -60 454 £42,500 +6.25% 91
Midlands -23 303 £41,500 +3.75% 76
South West -19 288 £40,000 - 35
East of England -39 238 £49,250 +15.88% 32
Yorkshire -28 216 £45,000 +12.50% 38
North West -84 190 £42,500 - 51
West Midlands -19 163 £42,500 +2.82% 45
East Midlands +10 140 £40,000 +1.27% 31
Scotland -13 90 £41,700 +4.25% 14
Wales +5 81 £37,500 +2.04% 16
North East +4 48 £40,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 12 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 20 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 2,184 (67.72%) C#
2 2,114 (65.55%) .NET
3 1,842 (57.12%) SQL Server
4 1,819 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
5 1,607 (49.83%) SQL
6 1,464 (45.40%) Microsoft
7 1,454 (45.09%) MVC
8 1,212 (37.58%) JavaScript
9 1,175 (36.43%) ASP.NET
10 1,007 (31.22%) HTML
11 870 (26.98%) Visual Studio
12 851 (26.39%) CSS
13 844 (26.17%) Finance
14 783 (24.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 743 (23.04%) Scrum
16 694 (21.52%) jQuery
17 657 (20.37%) Test Automation
18 655 (20.31%) .NET Framework
19 630 (19.53%) Git (software)
20 629 (19.50%) Microsoft Azure
21 622 (19.29%) T-SQL
22 610 (18.91%) TDD
23 568 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
24 550 (17.05%) AngularJS
25 548 (16.99%) Windows
26 539 (16.71%) WCF
27 522 (16.19%) Web Services
28 510 (15.81%) ASP.NET Web API
29 477 (14.79%) DevOps
30 427 (13.24%) 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
1 320 (9.92%) IIS
2 241 (7.47%) SharePoint
3 197 (6.11%) CMS
4 138 (4.28%) BizTalk Server
5 72 (2.23%) Umbraco
6 69 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
7 66 (2.05%) Confluence
8 59 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
9 56 (1.74%) EPiServer
10 47 (1.46%) Tomcat
11 46 (1.43%) NServiceBus
12 43 (1.33%) Sitefinity
13 37 (1.15%) Apache
14 35 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
15 33 (1.02%) Apache Spark
16 32 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
17 30 (0.93%) WebSphere
18 24 (0.74%) MS Exchange
19 22 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
20 20 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 97 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 94 (2.91%) 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 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.16%) 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 94 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 38 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.37%) Markit EDM
6 10 (0.31%) MetaTrader
7 9 (0.28%) Endur
8 8 (0.25%) thinkFolio
9 7 (0.22%) Eloqua
9 7 (0.22%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 6 (0.19%) Exstream
10 6 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.16%) assyst
11 5 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 5 (0.16%) Maximo
11 5 (0.16%) NetSuite
11 5 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (0.12%) HFM
12 4 (0.12%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 629 (19.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 257 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (2.20%) Office 365
4 69 (2.14%) SaaS
5 60 (1.86%) GitHub
5 60 (1.86%) PaaS
6 49 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 41 (1.27%) npm
8 29 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
9 25 (0.78%) IaaS
10 18 (0.56%) Slack
11 12 (0.37%) CloudBees
12 11 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 10 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 8 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
15 7 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.22%) OpenShift
16 6 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.54%) Internet
2 64 (1.98%) DNS
3 50 (1.55%) Firewall
4 20 (0.62%) Wireless
5 17 (0.53%) Skype
5 17 (0.53%) WAN
6 16 (0.50%) LAN
6 16 (0.50%) VPN
7 15 (0.47%) Intranet
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%) SAN
13 7 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,842 (57.12%) SQL Server
2 411 (12.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 374 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 243 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 241 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 203 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
7 192 (5.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 182 (5.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 157 (4.87%) Relational Database
10 134 (4.16%) NoSQL
11 131 (4.06%) SQL Server 2016
12 94 (2.91%) Power BI
13 88 (2.73%) MongoDB
14 76 (2.36%) MySQL
15 68 (2.11%) Big Data
16 64 (1.98%) Oracle Database
17 57 (1.77%) Couchbase
18 49 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
19 47 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
20 46 (1.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 870 (26.98%) Visual Studio
2 630 (19.53%) Git (software)
3 310 (9.61%) Selenium
4 300 (9.30%) TeamCity
5 288 (8.93%) JIRA
6 281 (8.71%) Jenkins
7 265 (8.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 189 (5.86%) Visual Studio Team System
9 187 (5.80%) NUnit
10 175 (5.43%) Subversion
11 157 (4.87%) SpecFlow
12 142 (4.40%) Cucumber
13 133 (4.12%) MSBuild
14 132 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 87 (2.70%) MSTest
16 83 (2.57%) SoapUI
17 78 (2.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 75 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 74 (2.29%) Moq
20 66 (2.05%) Jasmine
General
1 844 (26.17%) Finance
2 156 (4.84%) Banking
3 119 (3.69%) Retail
4 68 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 55 (1.71%) Marketing
6 52 (1.61%) Legal
7 50 (1.55%) Advertising
8 47 (1.46%) Games
9 41 (1.27%) Back Office
10 39 (1.21%) Law
11 38 (1.18%) Publishing
12 31 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 31 (0.96%) Telecoms
13 30 (0.93%) Automotive
13 30 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.47%) Electronics
15 13 (0.40%) Military
16 11 (0.34%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.31%) Front Office
18 8 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,974 (61.21%) Developer
2 926 (28.71%) .NET Developer
3 804 (24.93%) C# Developer
4 497 (15.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 429 (13.30%) Senior Developer
6 351 (10.88%) Software Developer
7 337 (10.45%) SQL Developer
8 295 (9.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 285 (8.84%) Analyst
10 276 (8.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 237 (7.35%) C# Software Developer
12 230 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 228 (7.07%) Senior .NET Developer
14 193 (5.98%) .NET Software Developer
15 150 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
16 149 (4.62%) Web Developer
17 146 (4.53%) DevOps Engineer
18 135 (4.19%) Test Analyst
19 116 (3.60%) Applications Developer
20 115 (3.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,114 (65.55%) .NET
2 1,175 (36.43%) ASP.NET
3 1,007 (31.22%) HTML
4 851 (26.39%) CSS
5 783 (24.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 694 (21.52%) jQuery
7 655 (20.31%) .NET Framework
8 550 (17.05%) AngularJS
9 539 (16.71%) WCF
10 522 (16.19%) Web Services
11 510 (15.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 427 (13.24%) Entity Framework
13 417 (12.93%) XML
14 401 (12.43%) HTML5
15 308 (9.55%) REST
16 270 (8.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 254 (7.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 253 (7.84%) WPF
19 237 (7.35%) Ajax
20 220 (6.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 222 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 182 (5.64%) Computer Science
3 130 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
4 126 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
5 125 (3.88%) User Experience
6 118 (3.66%) Fintech
7 69 (2.14%) Management Information System
8 64 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 45 (1.40%) Data Centre
10 35 (1.09%) N-Tier
11 33 (1.02%) Public Cloud
12 31 (0.96%) Clustering
13 24 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 24 (0.74%) Cloud Native
13 24 (0.74%) NHS
14 23 (0.71%) W3C
15 22 (0.68%) Algorithms
15 22 (0.68%) Virtual Team
16 20 (0.62%) Replication
16 20 (0.62%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 548 (16.99%) Windows
2 162 (5.02%) Windows Server
3 149 (4.62%) Linux
4 66 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (1.95%) Android
5 63 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 46 (1.43%) Unix
7 38 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (0.90%) Windows 7
10 27 (0.84%) CentOS
11 18 (0.56%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.28%) Nucleus RTOS
12 9 (0.28%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.25%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.16%) CoreOS
15 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.062%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 2 (0.062%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.031%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,819 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1,454 (45.09%) MVC
3 743 (23.04%) Scrum
4 657 (20.37%) Test Automation
5 610 (18.91%) TDD
6 568 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
7 477 (14.79%) DevOps
8 422 (13.09%) Unit Testing
9 370 (11.47%) BDD
9 370 (11.47%) Web Development
10 336 (10.42%) SDLC
11 328 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 327 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
13 307 (9.52%) OO
14 297 (9.21%) SOLID
15 233 (7.22%) SOA
16 216 (6.70%) Waterfall
17 213 (6.60%) Configuration Management
18 212 (6.57%) Mentoring
18 212 (6.57%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2,184 (67.72%) C#
2 1,607 (49.83%) SQL
3 1,212 (37.58%) JavaScript
4 622 (19.29%) T-SQL
5 403 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 256 (7.94%) VB.NET
7 229 (7.10%) Java
8 121 (3.75%) C++
9 105 (3.26%) Python
10 101 (3.13%) VB
11 94 (2.91%) TypeScript
12 80 (2.48%) Ruby
12 80 (2.48%) VBA
13 63 (1.95%) Perl
14 56 (1.74%) PHP
15 45 (1.40%) C
16 43 (1.33%) Bash Shell
17 40 (1.24%) VBScript
18 38 (1.18%) PL/SQL
19 37 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 413 (12.81%) Degree
2 155 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 135 (4.19%) Security Cleared
4 119 (3.69%) ISTQB
5 105 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 95 (2.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 92 (2.85%) ISEB
8 69 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
9 67 (2.08%) MCP
10 60 (1.86%) MCPD
11 25 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
11 25 (0.78%) MCSA
12 24 (0.74%) MCTS
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
1 369 (11.44%) QA
2 62 (1.92%) SLA
3 36 (1.12%) 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%) GDPR
8 9 (0.28%) MiFID
8 9 (0.28%) PMO
9 8 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.25%) WAI
10 5 (0.16%) 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
1 160 (4.96%) Docker
2 83 (2.57%) Active Directory
3 62 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
6 16 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.31%) vSphere
9 9 (0.28%) vCloud
10 7 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.16%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.093%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.093%) HDFS
13 2 (0.062%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.062%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.031%) Brightmail
14 1 (0.031%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 159 (4.93%) Puppet
2 150 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 132 (4.09%) Ansible
4 67 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
5 59 (1.83%) Nagios
6 45 (1.40%) Kubernetes
7 42 (1.30%) Rundeck
8 28 (0.87%) SCCM
9 27 (0.84%) Terraform
10 25 (0.78%) SCOM
11 20 (0.62%) WSUS
12 18 (0.56%) Consul
12 18 (0.56%) Icinga
13 15 (0.47%) CFEngine
13 15 (0.47%) 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 1,464 (45.40%) Microsoft
2 272 (8.43%) Oracle
3 123 (3.81%) Sitecore
4 87 (2.70%) Xamarin
5 80 (2.48%) Google
6 79 (2.45%) HP
6 79 (2.45%) RedGate
6 79 (2.45%) VMware
7 62 (1.92%) IBM
7 62 (1.92%) Tableau
8 49 (1.52%) Telerik
9 47 (1.46%) Splunk
10 46 (1.43%) Remedy
11 42 (1.30%) DevExpress
12 41 (1.27%) SAP
13 32 (0.99%) Atlassian
13 32 (0.99%) TIBCO
14 30 (0.93%) ServiceNow
15 29 (0.90%) Cognos
16 28 (0.87%) CA Agile Central