The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 177 182 160
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 12 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.14% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 0.51% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 15
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1016 1181 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.84% 28.32% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 804 1039 789
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Tandem
North West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) AIX
2 5 (38.46%) HPUX
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) FTP
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Sophos
2 5 (38.46%) Mainframe
2 5 (38.46%) Axway
3 4 (30.77%) Social Media
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) SEO
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) .NET

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) FTP
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX Support
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX Support Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mainframe
2 4 (30.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) AIX
1 5 (38.46%) HPUX
1 5 (38.46%) Solaris
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) SEO
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Sophos
1 5 (38.46%) Axway
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft