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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tandem
Rank 677 692 668
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 194 202 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.48% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 180 176 207
Average salary £45,000 £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 £67,750 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%

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
40208 42365 41446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 39.66% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32089 32850 33963
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -2 162 £46,250 -2.63% 17
London +10 87 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South East -42 24 £40,000 -15.78% 5
North West -19 14 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Yorkshire -1 13 £37,500 -6.25% 3
East of England -2 10 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +23 9 £62,500 +47.05%
Cheshire 0 9 £50,000 -2.43%
City of London +5 8 £45,000 -55.00%
Hampshire +2 8 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Winchester - 8 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Rotherham - 7 £37,500 - 1
Norwich - 6 £40,000 - 1
Cardiff - 6 £37,500 - 1
Norfolk - 6 £40,000 - 1
South Wales - 6 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 6 £37,500 - 1
Lincolnshire +5 5 £62,500 -
Surrey -11 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Sussex - 5 £40,000 - 1
Romford - 5 £45,000 -
Worthing - 5 £40,000 - 1
Guildford - 5 £35,000 - 1
Lincoln - 5 £62,500 -
Lancashire +5 4 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Hertfordshire -10 4 £72,500 +38.09%
Berkshire -11 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Leicestershire - 4 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £40,000 - 1

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 256 (55.53%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (54.88%) SQL Server
3 244 (52.93%) C#
4 238 (51.63%) .NET
5 213 (46.20%) Scrum
6 207 (44.90%) TDD
7 202 (43.82%) ASP.NET
8 200 (43.38%) MVC
8 200 (43.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 198 (42.95%) Web Application Development
10 184 (39.91%) Microsoft
11 182 (39.48%) WCF
12 176 (38.18%) NUnit
12 176 (38.18%) Rhino Mocks
13 166 (36.01%) Finance
14 161 (34.92%) Windows
15 147 (31.89%) Castle Windsor
16 125 (27.11%) NHibernate
17 121 (26.25%) WPF
18 111 (24.08%) Kanban
19 105 (22.78%) Moq
20 94 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
21 93 (20.17%) WinForms
22 87 (18.87%) Dependency Injection
23 85 (18.44%) Banking
24 84 (18.22%) Retail
25 80 (17.35%) Inversion of Control
26 76 (16.49%) MSTest
26 76 (16.49%) Ninject
26 76 (16.49%) Unity DI Container

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 34 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 29 (6.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 25 (5.42%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (3.90%) SAS
5 13 (2.82%) CMS
5 13 (2.82%) Node.js
6 11 (2.39%) Sitefinity
6 11 (2.39%) Kentico
6 11 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (2.39%) DNN
6 11 (2.39%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.39%) Immediacy CMS
6 11 (2.39%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.52%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.87%) Confluence
9 4 (0.87%) Apache
10 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.65%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (3.47%) SPSS
2 11 (2.39%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.74%) MS Office
4 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) InDesign
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 21 (4.56%) BASE24
2 5 (1.08%) Magento
3 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) GitHub
3 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.59%) Internet
2 22 (4.77%) ATM
3 20 (4.34%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.69%) VPN
5 16 (3.47%) Ethernet
6 14 (3.04%) MPLS
6 14 (3.04%) Wireless
6 14 (3.04%) Frame Relay
7 4 (0.87%) SAN
8 3 (0.65%) LDAP
8 3 (0.65%) LAN
8 3 (0.65%) SWIFTNet
9 2 (0.43%) DAB
9 2 (0.43%) FTP
10 1 (0.22%) SNMP
10 1 (0.22%) ADSL
10 1 (0.22%) SDH
10 1 (0.22%) WAN
10 1 (0.22%) SONET
10 1 (0.22%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (54.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.56%) DB2
2 21 (4.56%) MongoDB
3 17 (3.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (3.47%) QlikView
4 16 (3.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 16 (3.47%) Big Data
4 16 (3.47%) Hadoop
5 13 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.82%) NonStop SQL
6 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.65%) MySQL
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) ActiveReports
9 1 (0.22%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 176 (38.18%) NUnit
1 176 (38.18%) Rhino Mocks
2 105 (22.78%) Moq
3 76 (16.49%) MSTest
4 31 (6.72%) Subversion
5 8 (1.74%) JIRA
6 5 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.87%) JMeter
7 4 (0.87%) Selenium
7 4 (0.87%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.65%) JSUnit
9 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.43%) Maven
9 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.43%) QUnit
10 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.22%) Grunt
10 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.22%) Ant
General
1 166 (36.01%) Finance
2 85 (18.44%) Banking
3 84 (18.22%) Retail
4 52 (11.28%) Investment Banking
5 25 (5.42%) Marketing
6 20 (4.34%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.08%) Advertising
9 4 (0.87%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.65%) Electronics
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Front Office
11 2 (0.43%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 246 (53.36%) Developer
2 222 (48.16%) .NET Developer
3 41 (8.89%) Architect
4 33 (7.16%) Designer
5 32 (6.94%) Infrastructure Designer
5 32 (6.94%) Graduate
6 29 (6.29%) Infrastructure Architect
7 28 (6.07%) Technical Specialist
8 26 (5.64%) Graduate Developer
8 26 (5.64%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 25 (5.42%) Senior Manager
10 18 (3.90%) Project Manager
11 16 (3.47%) Analyst
11 16 (3.47%) Business Manager
11 16 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 15 (3.25%) Service Manager
13 14 (3.04%) Senior Service Manager
14 12 (2.60%) Agile Project Manager
15 10 (2.17%) Security Engineer
16 9 (1.95%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (51.63%) .NET
2 202 (43.82%) ASP.NET
3 200 (43.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 182 (39.48%) WCF
5 147 (31.89%) Castle Windsor
6 125 (27.11%) NHibernate
7 121 (26.25%) WPF
8 93 (20.17%) WinForms
9 76 (16.49%) Ninject
9 76 (16.49%) Spring.NET
9 76 (16.49%) Unity DI Container
10 71 (15.40%) MonoRail
11 61 (13.23%) .NET Framework
12 35 (7.59%) Middleware
13 27 (5.86%) Ajax
14 26 (5.64%) J2EE
15 24 (5.21%) XML
16 23 (4.99%) RESTful
17 18 (3.90%) AngularJS
18 17 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 80 (17.35%) Inversion of Control
2 61 (13.23%) Mainframe
3 36 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.81%) IBM Mainframe
4 26 (5.64%) Client/Server
4 26 (5.64%) Cryptography
5 25 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (4.34%) EMV
7 16 (3.47%) GIS
7 16 (3.47%) SWIFT
8 11 (2.39%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.95%) PKI
9 9 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.08%) EPoS
11 3 (0.65%) AS400
11 3 (0.65%) DTV
11 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.43%) Open Source
12 2 (0.43%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 161 (34.92%) Windows
2 61 (13.23%) UNIX
3 39 (8.46%) Linux
4 23 (4.99%) Windows 7
5 19 (4.12%) Windows XP
6 12 (2.60%) Solaris
7 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.65%) AIX
9 2 (0.43%) OS/390
9 2 (0.43%) zOS
9 2 (0.43%) Fedora
9 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.43%) CentOS
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (55.53%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (46.20%) Scrum
3 207 (44.90%) TDD
4 200 (43.38%) MVC
5 198 (42.95%) Web Application Development
6 111 (24.08%) Kanban
7 94 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
8 87 (18.87%) Dependency Injection
9 67 (14.53%) MVVM
10 58 (12.58%) BDD
11 50 (10.85%) Problem Management
12 39 (8.46%) Project Management
13 36 (7.81%) Change Management
14 35 (7.59%) OO
14 35 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (6.94%) Mentoring
16 30 (6.51%) Risk Analysis
17 29 (6.29%) ITIL
18 27 (5.86%) PRINCE2
18 27 (5.86%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 244 (52.93%) C#
2 49 (10.63%) SQL
3 44 (9.54%) Java
4 34 (7.38%) COBOL
5 28 (6.07%) C++
6 25 (5.42%) PowerShell
7 20 (4.34%) JCL
7 20 (4.34%) PL/1
8 18 (3.90%) JavaScript
9 17 (3.69%) VB
10 16 (3.47%) R
11 12 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.95%) Ruby
13 8 (1.74%) Python
14 7 (1.52%) PHP
15 5 (1.08%) Scala
16 3 (0.65%) Perl
17 2 (0.43%) C
17 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (8.89%) Degree
2 16 (3.47%) CISSP
3 14 (3.04%) VCP4
4 6 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (1.30%) A+ Certification
4 6 (1.30%) PMP
4 6 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.08%) CCNP
5 5 (1.08%) CCNA
5 5 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.43%) MCDST
6 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) MCP
6 2 (0.43%) MCSE
6 2 (0.43%) MCSA
7 1 (0.22%) CISA
7 1 (0.22%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.16%) QA
2 19 (4.12%) ISO 8583
3 14 (3.04%) SLA
4 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.65%) RACF
2 3 (0.65%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (0.65%) ACF2
3 2 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) KVM
4 1 (0.22%) Docker
4 1 (0.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (0.87%) Nessus
2 3 (0.65%) WSUS
2 3 (0.65%) SCOM
2 3 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.65%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (0.65%) Novell Identity Manager
2 3 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.43%) Nagios
3 2 (0.43%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 184 (39.91%) Microsoft
2 69 (14.97%) IBM
3 34 (7.38%) HP
4 32 (6.94%) Oracle
5 25 (5.42%) Business Objects
6 20 (4.34%) VocaLink
7 19 (4.12%) NCR
8 18 (3.90%) Informatica
9 16 (3.47%) Ab Initio
10 15 (3.25%) ArcSight
11 11 (2.39%) EPiServer
11 11 (2.39%) Sitecore
11 11 (2.39%) Ektron
11 11 (2.39%) Alterian
12 10 (2.17%) Sun
13 7 (1.52%) VMware
14 6 (1.30%) Computacenter
14 6 (1.30%) BMC
15 5 (1.08%) Cognizant
15 5 (1.08%) Sage
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago