The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 178 175 182
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 14 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.054% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 0.16% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 11
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Tandem
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1341 1218 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.00% 32.78% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 998 1154
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Tandem
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Tandem Salary Trend in Manchester

Tandem
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tandem across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Tandem Salary Histogram in Manchester

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (66.67%) UNIX
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) IBM
1 12 (66.67%) Internet
1 12 (66.67%) Middleware
1 12 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
1 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 12 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 12 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
3 4 (22.22%) WPF
3 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) RAD
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.56%) GIS
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) ActiveReports
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Architect
2 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure Designer
2 12 (66.67%) Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Middleware
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
3 4 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 12 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) UNIX
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 12 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) RAD
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) SIEM
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) ArcSight