Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 145 174
Rank change year-on-year -13 +29 +6
Permanent jobs citing Team Foundation Server 169 223 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.78% 2.22% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.70% 11.91% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 151 206 158
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,445 1,873 1,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.22% 18.61% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,594 1,519
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Team Foundation Server in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Foundation Server in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Birmingham +1 74 £43,000 +1.18% 8
Staffordshire +27 33 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Warwickshire +18 20 £65,000 +62.50%
Solihull +2 9 £33,750 -0.74% 4
Dudley -5 9 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Worcestershire +11 6 £30,000 -25.00% 7
Shropshire +25 4 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Sutton Coldfield -3 2 £45,000 +91.49%
Coventry -42 2 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Tipton - 2 £35,500 -
Walsall 0 1 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 110 (65.09%) C#
2 101 (59.76%) .NET
3 91 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (52.66%) SQL
5 78 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 73 (43.20%) JavaScript
7 61 (36.09%) Visual Studio
8 59 (34.91%) Git (software)
9 58 (34.32%) ASP.NET
9 58 (34.32%) HTML
9 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
10 53 (31.36%) CSS
11 50 (29.59%) T-SQL
12 46 (27.22%) AngularJS
13 41 (24.26%) MVC
14 39 (23.08%) jQuery
15 38 (22.49%) TDD
16 36 (21.30%) XML
17 32 (18.93%) Scrum
17 32 (18.93%) Windows
18 29 (17.16%) Microsoft Azure
19 28 (16.57%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (16.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 27 (15.98%) .NET Framework
20 27 (15.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 27 (15.98%) Test Automation
20 27 (15.98%) Entity Framework
21 25 (14.79%) RESTful
21 25 (14.79%) Jenkins
22 23 (13.61%) Web Development

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (7.10%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.96%) CMS
3 5 (2.96%) IIS
4 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.78%) Sonic ESB
6 2 (1.18%) SAS
6 2 (1.18%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.59%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.78%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.78%) Moqups
3 2 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.96%) Serverless
3 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.78%) PaaS
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.37%) SAN
2 3 (1.78%) Skype
3 1 (0.59%) Firewall
3 1 (0.59%) HTTP
3 1 (0.59%) Junos
3 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (9.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (3.55%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.96%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (2.96%) DB2
9 5 (2.96%) Redis
10 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.37%) DTS
11 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.18%) Power BI
12 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.59%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 61 (36.09%) Visual Studio
2 59 (34.91%) Git (software)
3 25 (14.79%) Jenkins
4 20 (11.83%) JIRA
4 20 (11.83%) Subversion
5 17 (10.06%) Maven
6 15 (8.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (4.73%) TeamCity
8 7 (4.14%) Ranorex
9 6 (3.55%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.55%) NUnit
10 5 (2.96%) NSubstitute
10 5 (2.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (2.96%) Selenium
10 5 (2.96%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.18%) Gradle
11 2 (1.18%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.18%) Hudson
11 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.59%) ReSharper
General
1 19 (11.24%) Automotive
2 16 (9.47%) Retail
3 11 (6.51%) Legal
3 11 (6.51%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.33%) Finance
5 5 (2.96%) Games
6 3 (1.78%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 124 (73.37%) Developer
2 40 (23.67%) .NET Developer
3 35 (20.71%) Software Developer
4 33 (19.53%) C# Developer
5 28 (16.57%) Senior Developer
6 23 (13.61%) Senior Software Developer
7 20 (11.83%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (11.24%) Analyst
9 16 (9.47%) Java Developer
9 16 (9.47%) Java Software Developer
10 15 (8.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (8.88%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 12 (7.10%) SQL Developer
12 11 (6.51%) Software Analyst
12 11 (6.51%) Test Analyst
13 9 (5.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 9 (5.33%) Tester
14 8 (4.73%) Automation Test Analyst
14 8 (4.73%) Developer Analyst
14 8 (4.73%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (59.76%) .NET
2 58 (34.32%) ASP.NET
2 58 (34.32%) HTML
3 53 (31.36%) CSS
4 46 (27.22%) AngularJS
5 39 (23.08%) jQuery
6 36 (21.30%) XML
7 28 (16.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (15.98%) .NET Framework
8 27 (15.98%) Entity Framework
8 27 (15.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (14.79%) RESTful
10 19 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (11.24%) React
10 19 (11.24%) SOAP
10 19 (11.24%) WCF
11 18 (10.65%) Web Services
11 18 (10.65%) WinForms
12 17 (10.06%) JSON
12 17 (10.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.33%) User Experience
3 8 (4.73%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.73%) Replication
4 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.78%) Tandem
6 2 (1.18%) Clustering
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.59%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.59%) LPAR
7 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.93%) Windows
2 13 (7.69%) Android
3 8 (4.73%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.37%) Linux
4 4 (2.37%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.18%) SUSE
5 2 (1.18%) Unix
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) AIX
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (24.26%) MVC
3 38 (22.49%) TDD
4 32 (18.93%) Scrum
5 27 (15.98%) Test Automation
6 23 (13.61%) Web Development
7 18 (10.65%) Microservices
8 16 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (8.88%) DevOps
9 15 (8.88%) ERP
9 15 (8.88%) SOA
10 14 (8.28%) SOLID
11 13 (7.69%) SDLC
12 12 (7.10%) High Availability
12 12 (7.10%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.51%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 11 (6.51%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (5.33%) E-Commerce
14 9 (5.33%) ITIL
14 9 (5.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (65.09%) C#
2 89 (52.66%) SQL
3 73 (43.20%) JavaScript
4 50 (29.59%) T-SQL
5 21 (12.43%) Java
6 11 (6.51%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.92%) X++
8 9 (5.33%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.14%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.37%) C
10 4 (2.37%) VB
11 3 (1.78%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.78%) XAML
12 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.18%) ES6
12 2 (1.18%) ES7
12 2 (1.18%) PHP
13 1 (0.59%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (8.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.55%) ISEB
2 6 (3.55%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.37%) Degree
3 4 (2.37%) MCSD
4 3 (1.78%) MCTS
4 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.59%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.33%) QA
2 5 (2.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.18%) GFS2
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (6.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.18%) Puppet
3 2 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.47%) Oracle
3 10 (5.92%) SAP
4 8 (4.73%) Xamarin
5 6 (3.55%) IDERA
6 4 (2.37%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.37%) Informatica
6 4 (2.37%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.37%) SolarWinds
6 4 (2.37%) VMware
7 3 (1.78%) HP
8 2 (1.18%) Altova
8 2 (1.18%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.18%) Splunk
9 1 (0.59%) Apple
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco
9 1 (0.59%) IBM
9 1 (0.59%) Juniper
9 1 (0.59%) Siebel