The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tandem
Rank 709 690 663
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -27
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 189 253 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 166 230 203
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,610 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42472 47553 42823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.48% 39.81% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33465 37674 34741
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tandem
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tandem within the UK.

Tandem Salary Trend in the UK

Tandem
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tandem over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 within the UK.

Tandem Salary Histogram in the UK

Tandem
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
England -25 157 £40,000 -5.88% 24
London +39 85 £50,000 - 11
South East -11 25 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Yorkshire +2 20 £40,000 - 3
North West +8 17 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Surrey +18 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Guildford - 13 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire +7 10 £48,750 -
North Yorkshire - 10 £40,000 - 1
Harrogate - 10 £40,000 - 1
Cardiff - 8 £37,500 - 1
South Wales - 8 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 8 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Winchester - 7 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -3 6 £37,500 - 1
Barnet - 6 £47,500 - 1
Rotherham - 6 £37,500 - 1
South West -9 5 £37,500 +20.96%
City of London +26 4 - - 4
Kent +18 4 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Leeds -11 4 £55,000 +37.50%
West Yorkshire -20 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Staffordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Lancashire 0 3 £27,500 -21.42%
Devon -8 3 £37,500 +20.96%
Tavistock - 3 £37,500 -
Warrington - 3 £32,500 -

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 257 (63.61%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (63.12%) C#
2 255 (63.12%) SQL Server
3 251 (62.13%) .NET
4 226 (55.94%) TDD
5 221 (54.70%) ASP.NET
6 215 (53.22%) MVC
6 215 (53.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 212 (52.48%) Web Application Development
8 201 (49.75%) Scrum
9 197 (48.76%) WCF
10 185 (45.79%) Microsoft
11 173 (42.82%) NUnit
11 173 (42.82%) Rhino Mocks
12 145 (35.89%) Castle Windsor
13 131 (32.43%) NHibernate
13 131 (32.43%) Finance
14 112 (27.72%) Windows
15 111 (27.48%) WPF
16 102 (25.25%) Kanban
17 94 (23.27%) Moq
18 84 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
19 79 (19.55%) MonoRail
19 79 (19.55%) WinForms
20 77 (19.06%) Retail
20 77 (19.06%) Dependency Injection
21 76 (18.81%) Banking
22 74 (18.32%) BDD
23 66 (16.34%) Inversion of Control
23 66 (16.34%) MSTest

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 33 (8.17%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.92%) Node.js
3 28 (6.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 24 (5.94%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (3.22%) SAS
5 13 (3.22%) CMS
6 11 (2.72%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.72%) Immediacy CMS
6 11 (2.72%) DNN
6 11 (2.72%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (2.72%) Kentico
6 11 (2.72%) Sitefinity
7 7 (1.73%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.49%) Drupal
9 4 (0.99%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.99%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.74%) JBoss
10 3 (0.74%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.74%) Apache
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (2.72%) SPSS
2 8 (1.98%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.24%) MS Office
3 5 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) InDesign
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (2.23%) BASE24
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.50%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Line 50
4 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.74%) Office 365
2 3 (0.74%) SaaS
3 2 (0.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.95%) Ethernet
2 18 (4.46%) VPN
3 15 (3.71%) MPLS
4 14 (3.47%) Wireless
4 14 (3.47%) Frame Relay
5 12 (2.97%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.72%) ATM
7 10 (2.48%) Internet
8 5 (1.24%) LAN
8 5 (1.24%) SDH
8 5 (1.24%) SNMP
8 5 (1.24%) RSVP
8 5 (1.24%) OSPF
8 5 (1.24%) SONET
8 5 (1.24%) DWDM
9 2 (0.50%) SWIFTNet
9 2 (0.50%) DAB
9 2 (0.50%) LDAP
9 2 (0.50%) DNS
9 2 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (63.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.46%) MongoDB
3 12 (2.97%) NonStop SQL
4 11 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.72%) QlikView
4 11 (2.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 11 (2.72%) Hadoop
4 11 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (2.72%) Big Data
5 8 (1.98%) DB2
6 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.50%) MySQL
8 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 173 (42.82%) NUnit
1 173 (42.82%) Rhino Mocks
2 94 (23.27%) Moq
3 66 (16.34%) MSTest
4 26 (6.44%) Subversion
5 10 (2.48%) Selenium
6 7 (1.73%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.73%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.24%) SonarQube
7 5 (1.24%) JMeter
7 5 (1.24%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.99%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.74%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.74%) JSUnit
10 2 (0.50%) QUnit
10 2 (0.50%) Ant
11 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.25%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.25%) Maven
General
1 131 (32.43%) Finance
2 77 (19.06%) Retail
3 76 (18.81%) Banking
4 50 (12.38%) Investment Banking
5 25 (6.19%) Telecoms
6 21 (5.20%) Marketing
7 5 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.24%) Advertising
8 4 (0.99%) Games
9 3 (0.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.50%) Publishing
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 263 (65.10%) Developer
2 235 (58.17%) .NET Developer
3 30 (7.43%) Graduate
4 26 (6.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 26 (6.44%) Graduate Developer
5 22 (5.45%) Architect
6 17 (4.21%) Technical Specialist
7 16 (3.96%) Senior Manager
8 15 (3.71%) Service Manager
9 14 (3.47%) Senior Service Manager
10 12 (2.97%) Analyst
11 11 (2.72%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 11 (2.72%) Business Manager
12 9 (2.23%) Consultant
12 9 (2.23%) Designer
13 7 (1.73%) Senior Developer
13 7 (1.73%) Enterprise Architect
14 6 (1.49%) Infrastructure Designer
14 6 (1.49%) Junior Developer
14 6 (1.49%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (62.13%) .NET
2 221 (54.70%) ASP.NET
3 215 (53.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 197 (48.76%) WCF
5 145 (35.89%) Castle Windsor
6 131 (32.43%) NHibernate
7 111 (27.48%) WPF
8 79 (19.55%) MonoRail
8 79 (19.55%) WinForms
9 66 (16.34%) Spring.NET
9 66 (16.34%) Ninject
9 66 (16.34%) Unity DI Container
10 61 (15.10%) .NET Framework
11 35 (8.66%) AngularJS
12 31 (7.67%) KnockoutJS
12 31 (7.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (6.68%) Ajax
14 25 (6.19%) RESTful
15 18 (4.46%) Web Services
15 18 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.34%) Inversion of Control
2 34 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.44%) Client/Server
4 25 (6.19%) Mainframe
5 17 (4.21%) Cryptography
6 15 (3.71%) SWIFT
7 14 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.22%) IBM Mainframe
9 9 (2.23%) PKI
10 8 (1.98%) EMV
11 7 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.24%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.99%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.74%) DTV
14 3 (0.74%) BBC
14 3 (0.74%) Open Source
14 3 (0.74%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.50%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (27.72%) Windows
2 31 (7.67%) UNIX
3 26 (6.44%) Linux
4 10 (2.48%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.73%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.49%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.49%) Solaris
7 5 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.50%) CentOS
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) OS/390
9 1 (0.25%) zOS
9 1 (0.25%) AIX
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
9 1 (0.25%) Fedora
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (63.61%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (55.94%) TDD
3 215 (53.22%) MVC
4 212 (52.48%) Web Application Development
5 201 (49.75%) Scrum
6 102 (25.25%) Kanban
7 84 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
8 77 (19.06%) Dependency Injection
9 74 (18.32%) BDD
10 53 (13.12%) MVVM
11 34 (8.42%) OO
12 30 (7.43%) ITIL
13 28 (6.93%) Asset Management
14 27 (6.68%) OOP
14 27 (6.68%) Problem Management
15 26 (6.44%) OOD
15 26 (6.44%) OOA/OOD
15 26 (6.44%) Change Management
16 24 (5.94%) Domain-Driven Design
16 24 (5.94%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 255 (63.12%) C#
2 36 (8.91%) JavaScript
3 28 (6.93%) Java
3 28 (6.93%) SQL
4 25 (6.19%) COBOL
5 13 (3.22%) Python
5 13 (3.22%) Ruby
6 11 (2.72%) C++
6 11 (2.72%) R
7 10 (2.48%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.98%) JCL
8 8 (1.98%) PL/1
9 7 (1.73%) PHP
9 7 (1.73%) Scala
10 5 (1.24%) VB
11 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.74%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.74%) C
11 3 (0.74%) Perl
12 2 (0.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 33 (8.17%) Degree
2 9 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (1.49%) PMP
3 6 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.74%) CISSP
5 2 (0.50%) CCNP
5 2 (0.50%) CCNA
5 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MCSE
6 1 (0.25%) MCSA
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.25%) CCVP
6 1 (0.25%) MCDST
6 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.43%) QA
2 14 (3.47%) SLA
3 7 (1.73%) ISO 8583
4 5 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.49%) Varnish
2 2 (0.50%) vSphere
2 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) RACF
3 1 (0.25%) KVM
3 1 (0.25%) ACF2
3 1 (0.25%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.73%) Puppet
2 6 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.24%) CA LISA
4 4 (0.99%) Nessus
5 3 (0.74%) WSUS
6 2 (0.50%) Nagios
7 1 (0.25%) Novell Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) SCOM
7 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 185 (45.79%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.42%) IBM
3 27 (6.68%) HP
4 18 (4.46%) Business Objects
5 16 (3.96%) Oracle
6 13 (3.22%) Informatica
7 11 (2.72%) Ab Initio
7 11 (2.72%) EPiServer
7 11 (2.72%) Alterian
7 11 (2.72%) Ektron
7 11 (2.72%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.98%) VocaLink
8 8 (1.98%) WorldPay
9 7 (1.73%) NCR
10 6 (1.49%) Computacenter
10 6 (1.49%) CA
10 6 (1.49%) BMC
11 5 (1.24%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.24%) Cognizant
11 5 (1.24%) Cisco
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Millom
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: £45k - £47.5k Base (£90k OTE) + Incredible Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago