The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 326 311 326
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 5 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.042% 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.32% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 1
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +10.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Tandem
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4400 5046 5331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.93% 41.65% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3652 4421 4883
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £86,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Tandem across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Tandem
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tandem across the City of London region.

Tandem Salary Trend in the City of London

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Tandem also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Tandem.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Games
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) EPoS
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Tcl
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) JUnit
5 1 (12.50%) STL
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) IPv6
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Tandem also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Tandem. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) TestNG
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) STL
1 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Tcl
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk