The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tandem
Rank 224 237 239
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 17 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.71% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 8
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
Tandem
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2304 2408 2409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.37% 34.22% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1830 1877 1980
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Tandem
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Tandem Salary Trend in the North West

Tandem
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tandem across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Tandem Salary Histogram in the North West

Tandem
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +11 10 £48,750 -
Lancashire +3 4 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Manchester -9 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £32,500 - 1
Tandem
England

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 21 (63.64%) Windows
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 18 (54.55%) UNIX
2 18 (54.55%) Mainframe
3 16 (48.48%) IBM
3 16 (48.48%) Problem Management
3 16 (48.48%) IBM Mainframe
4 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 11 (33.33%) Middleware
5 11 (33.33%) .NET
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
7 9 (27.27%) C#
7 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (27.27%) Internet
7 9 (27.27%) Cryptography
7 9 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (24.24%) TDD
8 8 (24.24%) MVC
8 8 (24.24%) Scrum
9 7 (21.21%) SQL
9 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
9 7 (21.21%) LINQ
9 7 (21.21%) PKI
10 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
10 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
10 5 (15.15%) NHibernate
10 5 (15.15%) Rhino Mocks

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) NUnit
1 5 (15.15%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (12.12%) Moq
3 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Designer
2 9 (27.27%) Designer
3 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Junior
4 4 (12.12%) Graduate
4 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
1 11 (33.33%) Middleware
2 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
3 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
4 7 (21.21%) LINQ
5 5 (15.15%) NHibernate
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
6 3 (9.09%) Ajax
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) Web Services
6 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 3 (9.09%) jQuery
6 3 (9.09%) RESTful
6 3 (9.09%) Modernizr
6 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Mainframe
2 16 (48.48%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (27.27%) Cryptography
4 7 (21.21%) PKI
5 2 (6.06%) GIS
6 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Problem Management
2 9 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
2 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (24.24%) Scrum
3 8 (24.24%) MVC
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
5 4 (12.12%) BDD
5 4 (12.12%) Kanban
6 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security
6 3 (9.09%) SIEM
6 3 (9.09%) Build Automation
6 3 (9.09%) Cash Management
6 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C#
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) IBM
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) Google
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