The first 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 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 217 234 183
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -51
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 28 14 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.19% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 0.72% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 52
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1916 1934 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.82% 26.68% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1604 1742
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Tandem
England

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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
Manchester -1 14 £50,000 +16.95%
Merseyside - 10 £50,000 -
Cheshire -7 4 £30,000 -41.46% 3
Tandem
England

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 30 (66.67%) .NET
2 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 25 (55.56%) WCF
3 23 (51.11%) Java
4 22 (48.89%) C#
5 21 (46.67%) WPF
6 20 (44.44%) Project Management
7 18 (40.00%) Windows
7 18 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 18 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 18 (40.00%) Software Architecture
8 13 (28.89%) Mainframe
8 13 (28.89%) UNIX
9 8 (17.78%) IBM
9 8 (17.78%) MVC
9 8 (17.78%) Cryptography
9 8 (17.78%) IBM Mainframe
10 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (15.56%) Web Application Development
10 7 (15.56%) Retail
10 7 (15.56%) TDD
10 7 (15.56%) Scrum
10 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
11 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.33%) VB
11 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
11 6 (13.33%) NUnit
11 6 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (11.11%) Data Protection

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Lync
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) NUnit
1 6 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (6.67%) MSTest
2 3 (6.67%) Moq
General
1 7 (15.56%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 4 (8.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Architect
2 14 (31.11%) Technical Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Developer
5 5 (11.11%) UNIX Support Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) UNIX Support
5 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.22%) SEO Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Information Security Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) SCCM Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) .NET
2 25 (55.56%) WCF
3 21 (46.67%) WPF
4 18 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
6 6 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (8.89%) Ninject
8 3 (6.67%) MonoRail
8 3 (6.67%) Spring.NET
8 3 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (6.67%) NHibernate
8 3 (6.67%) WinForms
9 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Mainframe
2 8 (17.78%) Cryptography
2 8 (17.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (8.89%) PKI
4 3 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (4.44%) Social Media
6 1 (2.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) UNIX
3 5 (11.11%) AIX
3 5 (11.11%) HPUX
3 5 (11.11%) Solaris
3 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Project Management
2 18 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 18 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 8 (17.78%) MVC
4 7 (15.56%) Web Application Development
4 7 (15.56%) TDD
4 7 (15.56%) Scrum
5 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) Release Management
6 4 (8.89%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (8.89%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.67%) MVVM
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.67%) Kanban
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.22%) SIEM
8 1 (2.22%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) C#
3 6 (13.33%) VB
3 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) Axway
3 5 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.22%) Sun
4 1 (2.22%) Google
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Alderley Edge
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago