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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 659 706 631
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -75
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 245 176 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.41% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 214 168 231
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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
42813 42961 44531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.57% 39.50% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33853 34958 37144
Average salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014 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 24 October 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
England +45 228 £50,000 +5.26% 32
London +33 109 £50,000 -16.66% 10
North West +3 45 £60,000 +50.00% 8
South East 0 43 £40,000 - 4
Cheshire +1 31 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Chester +18 14 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Worthing - 13 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 13 £40,000 - 1
Manchester +1 11 £50,000 -20.00% 4
City of London -2 10 £52,500 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire -37 10 £40,000 +81.81% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 9 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Knutsford -3 9 £50,000 +17.64%
Hampshire -4 9 £40,000 - 1
Winchester - 9 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +8 6 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Kent +2 5 £47,500 - 1
Surrey -3 4 £35,000 -30.00%
North East -19 4 - -
West Midlands -20 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Leicestershire - 4 £35,000 - 2
Durham - 4 - -
Market Harborough - 4 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire -2 3 £45,000 -28.00%
East of England -15 3 £65,000 +242.10% 1
South West -24 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Somerset - 3 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 296 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 278 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (50.00%) .NET
4 250 (48.83%) C#
5 226 (44.14%) Microsoft
6 219 (42.77%) Scrum
7 213 (41.60%) TDD
8 209 (40.82%) WCF
9 199 (38.87%) MVC
9 199 (38.87%) ASP.NET
10 198 (38.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 198 (38.67%) Web Application Development
11 193 (37.70%) Rhino Mocks
11 193 (37.70%) NUnit
12 164 (32.03%) Castle Windsor
13 163 (31.84%) Windows
14 147 (28.71%) WPF
15 142 (27.73%) NHibernate
16 113 (22.07%) Finance
17 109 (21.29%) WinForms
18 105 (20.51%) Kanban
18 105 (20.51%) Moq
19 95 (18.55%) Retail
20 88 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
20 88 (17.19%) MonoRail
21 87 (16.99%) SQL Server 2012
22 86 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
23 83 (16.21%) MVVM
24 82 (16.02%) Ninject
24 82 (16.02%) Banking

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 34 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (1.56%) Node.js
5 6 (1.17%) Sitefinity
5 6 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.17%) Kentico
5 6 (1.17%) DNN
5 6 (1.17%) CMS
5 6 (1.17%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.17%) Immediacy CMS
5 6 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (1.17%) SAS
6 5 (0.98%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.98%) Apache
7 4 (0.78%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.78%) Confluence
8 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (2.73%) MS Office
2 10 (1.95%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.17%) SPSS
4 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (3.32%) BASE24
2 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) PaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.20%) IaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.27%) Internet
2 20 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.34%) ATM
4 11 (2.15%) DAB
5 3 (0.59%) SAN
6 2 (0.39%) LAN
6 2 (0.39%) WAN
6 2 (0.39%) LDAP
7 1 (0.20%) IPv6
7 1 (0.20%) Intranet
7 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 87 (16.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (5.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 28 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (4.30%) DB2
6 14 (2.73%) NonStop SQL
7 13 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.17%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (0.98%) QlikView
10 5 (0.98%) Big Data
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.39%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 193 (37.70%) NUnit
1 193 (37.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 105 (20.51%) Moq
3 76 (14.84%) MSTest
4 31 (6.05%) Subversion
5 11 (2.15%) JSUnit
5 11 (2.15%) QUnit
6 8 (1.56%) JIRA
7 4 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.39%) Maven
8 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.20%) Selenium
9 1 (0.20%) TestNG
9 1 (0.20%) JUnit
9 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
General
1 113 (22.07%) Finance
2 95 (18.55%) Retail
3 82 (16.02%) Banking
4 52 (10.16%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.93%) Marketing
6 13 (2.54%) Advertising
7 11 (2.15%) Front Office
8 4 (0.78%) Russian Language
9 3 (0.59%) Games
9 3 (0.59%) Legal
9 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 289 (56.45%) Developer
2 225 (43.95%) .NET Developer
3 49 (9.57%) Architect
4 28 (5.47%) Graduate
4 28 (5.47%) SQL Developer
4 28 (5.47%) SQL Server Developer
5 26 (5.08%) Graduate Developer
5 26 (5.08%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 25 (4.88%) Technical Manager
6 25 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
7 23 (4.49%) Designer
7 23 (4.49%) Infrastructure Designer
8 21 (4.10%) Account Manager
8 21 (4.10%) Project Manager
9 20 (3.91%) Infrastructure Architect
10 18 (3.52%) Technical Account Manager
11 14 (2.73%) Technical Architect
12 13 (2.54%) Senior Manager
12 13 (2.54%) Senior Developer
12 13 (2.54%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (50.00%) .NET
2 209 (40.82%) WCF
3 199 (38.87%) ASP.NET
4 198 (38.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 164 (32.03%) Castle Windsor
6 147 (28.71%) WPF
7 142 (27.73%) NHibernate
8 109 (21.29%) WinForms
9 88 (17.19%) MonoRail
10 82 (16.02%) Ninject
11 76 (14.84%) Spring.NET
11 76 (14.84%) Unity DI Container
12 70 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 70 (13.67%) Razor View Engine
13 69 (13.48%) .NET Framework
14 25 (4.88%) Ajax
15 24 (4.69%) Middleware
16 21 (4.10%) J2EE
17 17 (3.32%) XML
17 17 (3.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.63%) Inversion of Control
2 55 (10.74%) Mainframe
3 39 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 34 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (5.66%) IBM Mainframe
6 26 (5.08%) Client/Server
7 23 (4.49%) Cryptography
8 18 (3.52%) GIS
9 12 (2.34%) EMV
10 9 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.76%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.56%) SWIFT
11 8 (1.56%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.98%) PKI
14 4 (0.78%) EPoS
14 4 (0.78%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.59%) Physics
15 3 (0.59%) Social Network
15 3 (0.59%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 163 (31.84%) Windows
2 45 (8.79%) UNIX
3 28 (5.47%) Linux
4 20 (3.91%) Windows 7
5 17 (3.32%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.98%) Solaris
7 3 (0.59%) AIX
7 3 (0.59%) OS/390
7 3 (0.59%) zOS
7 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Android
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Fedora
9 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (42.77%) Scrum
3 213 (41.60%) TDD
4 199 (38.87%) MVC
5 198 (38.67%) Web Application Development
6 105 (20.51%) Kanban
7 88 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
8 86 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (16.21%) MVVM
10 45 (8.79%) Project Management
11 41 (8.01%) OO
11 41 (8.01%) Business Development
12 36 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (7.03%) BDD
12 36 (7.03%) Mentoring
13 28 (5.47%) Asset Management
14 27 (5.27%) Coaching
15 26 (5.08%) OOP
15 26 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
15 26 (5.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 250 (48.83%) C#
2 63 (12.30%) SQL
3 54 (10.55%) Java
4 28 (5.47%) C++
4 28 (5.47%) VB
4 28 (5.47%) T-SQL
5 27 (5.27%) VB.NET
6 26 (5.08%) COBOL
7 25 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 21 (4.10%) PL/1
8 21 (4.10%) JCL
9 20 (3.91%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.17%) R
11 5 (0.98%) C
11 5 (0.98%) Python
12 3 (0.59%) Ruby
13 2 (0.39%) PHP
13 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.39%) Jython
14 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (8.59%) Degree
2 29 (5.66%) MCP
2 29 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (5.47%) MCAD
3 28 (5.47%) MCSD
3 28 (5.47%) MCTS
4 15 (2.93%) CISSP
5 7 (1.37%) A+ Certification
6 6 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.17%) CCNP
6 6 (1.17%) CCNA
7 3 (0.59%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) ACCA
8 2 (0.39%) CIMA
9 1 (0.20%) MCDST
9 1 (0.20%) CISA
9 1 (0.20%) OCA
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.08%) QA
2 17 (3.32%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.39%) COREP
4 2 (0.39%) FINREP
System Software
1 4 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.59%) RACF
2 3 (0.59%) ACF2
3 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
1 3 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.39%) SCOM
3 1 (0.20%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 226 (44.14%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.11%) IBM
3 32 (6.25%) HP
4 26 (5.08%) Oracle
5 18 (3.52%) NetApp
5 18 (3.52%) ArcSight
6 17 (3.32%) NCR
7 14 (2.73%) Business Objects
8 12 (2.34%) VocaLink
9 10 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.76%) Sun
10 9 (1.76%) ATG
11 6 (1.17%) Alterian
11 6 (1.17%) EPiServer
11 6 (1.17%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.17%) Ektron
12 5 (0.98%) Informatica
12 5 (0.98%) Ab Initio
13 4 (0.78%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.59%) Adobe
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
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York, North Yorkshire
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Central London / West End
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Rhyl, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum
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Loughborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent commision structure and
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Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75 - £90 per annum + Bonus
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London
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Salary: Excellent Rate / Unable to publish
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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