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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tandem
Rank 231 224 238
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 17 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.90% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 13
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
2351 2440 2582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.97% 34.67% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1866 1885 2111
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +7 9 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Manchester +4 4 £50,000 - 2
Cumbria - 2 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Tandem
England

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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%) SQL Server
2 20 (60.61%) .NET
3 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
3 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (54.55%) C#
5 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
5 17 (51.52%) TDD
5 17 (51.52%) MVC
5 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (48.48%) Windows
7 13 (39.39%) Finance
8 12 (36.36%) Scrum
8 12 (36.36%) Web Application Development
9 10 (30.30%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
9 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
10 9 (27.27%) UNIX
10 9 (27.27%) Mainframe
10 9 (27.27%) Cryptography
10 9 (27.27%) BDD
10 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 9 (27.27%) LINQ
11 8 (24.24%) WCF
11 8 (24.24%) SQL
12 7 (21.21%) Linux
12 7 (21.21%) IBM
12 7 (21.21%) NUnit
12 7 (21.21%) Change Management
12 7 (21.21%) Problem Management

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 5 (15.15%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) NUnit
1 7 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.12%) Moq
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Graduate
3 4 (12.12%) Junior
3 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Trainee Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Trainee
6 1 (3.03%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
3 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (30.30%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
4 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (27.27%) LINQ
5 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 8 (24.24%) WCF
7 7 (21.21%) NHibernate
8 5 (15.15%) Modernizr
8 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
8 5 (15.15%) jQuery
8 5 (15.15%) RESTful
8 5 (15.15%) HTML
8 5 (15.15%) Ajax
8 5 (15.15%) CSS
8 5 (15.15%) Web Services
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mainframe
1 9 (27.27%) Cryptography
2 7 (21.21%) PKI
2 7 (21.21%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) UNIX
3 7 (21.21%) Linux
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) TDD
2 17 (51.52%) MVC
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 12 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 9 (27.27%) BDD
5 7 (21.21%) Change Management
5 7 (21.21%) Incident Management
5 7 (21.21%) Problem Management
6 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (15.15%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) Build Automation
6 5 (15.15%) CQRS
6 5 (15.15%) SDLC
6 5 (15.15%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (12.12%) Kanban
8 3 (9.09%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Avaya
3 2 (6.06%) Juniper
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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