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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 635 707 638
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -69
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 255 172 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.41% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 240 157 252
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £100,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%

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
41462 42250 43872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.20% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33479 33214 36803
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 December 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 December 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 +67 238 £50,000 +5.26% 23
London +32 127 £55,000 +7.31% 10
North West +27 46 £65,000 +27.45% 1
South East -18 32 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Cheshire +27 29 £65,000 +27.45%
City of London +2 20 £51,250 -14.58% 2
Manchester -3 14 £50,000 -
Worthing - 13 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 13 £40,000 - 1
East of England -8 11 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Knutsford - 10 £57,500 -
East Midlands +19 9 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Yorkshire -13 9 £32,500 -26.96% 1
Chester - 9 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire +8 8 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Leicestershire - 8 £35,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 8 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £65,000 - 1
Norfolk - 5 £40,000 - 1
Norwich - 5 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +13 4 £41,250 -28.87%
West Yorkshire +1 4 £40,438 -9.12%
Kent -16 4 £47,500 - 1
Surrey -5 3 £35,000 -30.00%
South Yorkshire -16 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Hampshire -19 3 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield -19 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Romford - 3 £45,000 - 1
Market Harborough - 3 £35,000 - 1
Halifax - 3 £40,375 -

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 261 (51.99%) SQL Server
2 250 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (46.81%) .NET
4 231 (46.02%) C#
5 213 (42.43%) Scrum
6 197 (39.24%) Microsoft
7 195 (38.84%) TDD
8 190 (37.85%) ASP.NET
8 190 (37.85%) MVC
9 189 (37.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 189 (37.65%) Web Application Development
10 186 (37.05%) WCF
11 182 (36.25%) NUnit
11 182 (36.25%) Rhino Mocks
12 164 (32.67%) Windows
13 157 (31.27%) Castle Windsor
14 140 (27.89%) Finance
15 134 (26.69%) WPF
16 121 (24.10%) NHibernate
17 110 (21.91%) Kanban
17 110 (21.91%) Moq
18 106 (21.12%) WinForms
19 101 (20.12%) Continuous Integration
20 96 (19.12%) Dependency Injection
21 90 (17.93%) Retail
22 89 (17.73%) Inversion of Control
23 85 (16.93%) Spring.NET
23 85 (16.93%) MSTest
23 85 (16.93%) Ninject
23 85 (16.93%) Unity DI Container

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (4.98%) SharePoint
1 25 (4.98%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (4.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (2.59%) SAS
3 13 (2.59%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.19%) CMS
4 11 (2.19%) Umbraco
4 11 (2.19%) Immediacy CMS
4 11 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (2.19%) Sitefinity
4 11 (2.19%) DNN
4 11 (2.19%) Kentico
5 9 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.39%) Apache
7 6 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.80%) Confluence
9 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.80%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (2.59%) MS Office
2 11 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.19%) SPSS
3 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (3.19%) BASE24
2 5 (1.00%) Magento
3 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) PaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.37%) Internet
2 15 (2.99%) ATM
3 14 (2.79%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.99%) VPN
5 8 (1.59%) MPLS
5 8 (1.59%) Ethernet
5 8 (1.59%) Wireless
5 8 (1.59%) Frame Relay
6 7 (1.39%) DAB
7 4 (0.80%) SAN
7 4 (0.80%) LDAP
8 2 (0.40%) SWIFTNet
8 2 (0.40%) FTP
9 1 (0.20%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (51.99%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 16 (3.19%) NonStop SQL
7 16 (3.19%) DB2
8 14 (2.79%) MongoDB
9 13 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (2.19%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.19%) Big Data
10 11 (2.19%) QlikView
10 11 (2.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (1.20%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.40%) MySQL
14 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 182 (36.25%) NUnit
1 182 (36.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 110 (21.91%) Moq
3 85 (16.93%) MSTest
4 31 (6.18%) Subversion
5 8 (1.59%) JIRA
6 7 (1.39%) JSUnit
6 7 (1.39%) QUnit
7 5 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.40%) Maven
8 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.20%) Ant
9 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
General
1 140 (27.89%) Finance
2 90 (17.93%) Retail
3 77 (15.34%) Banking
4 51 (10.16%) Investment Banking
5 28 (5.58%) Marketing
6 13 (2.59%) Advertising
7 11 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.19%) Front Office
8 7 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.80%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.40%) Electronics
11 2 (0.40%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 261 (51.99%) Developer
2 217 (43.23%) .NET Developer
3 53 (10.56%) Architect
4 32 (6.37%) Infrastructure Designer
4 32 (6.37%) Designer
5 29 (5.78%) Infrastructure Architect
6 28 (5.58%) Graduate
7 26 (5.18%) Graduate Developer
7 26 (5.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 23 (4.58%) Technical Specialist
9 22 (4.38%) Senior Manager
10 18 (3.59%) Project Manager
11 17 (3.39%) SQL Server Developer
11 17 (3.39%) SQL Developer
12 16 (3.19%) Analyst
13 14 (2.79%) Technical Manager
14 13 (2.59%) Security Engineer
14 13 (2.59%) Enterprise Architect
15 12 (2.39%) Account Manager
15 12 (2.39%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (46.81%) .NET
2 190 (37.85%) ASP.NET
3 189 (37.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 186 (37.05%) WCF
5 157 (31.27%) Castle Windsor
6 134 (26.69%) WPF
7 121 (24.10%) NHibernate
8 106 (21.12%) WinForms
9 85 (16.93%) Spring.NET
9 85 (16.93%) Ninject
9 85 (16.93%) Unity DI Container
10 72 (14.34%) MonoRail
11 59 (11.75%) .NET Framework
12 33 (6.57%) Middleware
13 24 (4.78%) Ajax
14 23 (4.58%) J2EE
14 23 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 23 (4.58%) Razor View Engine
15 18 (3.59%) XML
16 17 (3.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 89 (17.73%) Inversion of Control
2 55 (10.96%) Mainframe
3 38 (7.57%) Computer Science
4 34 (6.77%) IBM Mainframe
5 26 (5.18%) Client/Server
6 23 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.98%) GIS
8 17 (3.39%) Cryptography
9 15 (2.99%) EMV
9 15 (2.99%) SWIFT
10 13 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.59%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.79%) PKI
12 7 (1.39%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.20%) Visualisation
14 5 (1.00%) EPoS
14 5 (1.00%) AS400
15 3 (0.60%) Open Source
15 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
16 2 (0.40%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 164 (32.67%) Windows
2 62 (12.35%) UNIX
3 30 (5.98%) Linux
4 17 (3.39%) Windows 7
5 14 (2.79%) Windows XP
6 13 (2.59%) Solaris
7 5 (1.00%) AIX
8 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.60%) OS/390
9 3 (0.60%) zOS
9 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.40%) Fedora
10 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) VMS
11 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (42.43%) Scrum
3 195 (38.84%) TDD
4 190 (37.85%) MVC
5 189 (37.65%) Web Application Development
6 110 (21.91%) Kanban
7 101 (20.12%) Continuous Integration
8 96 (19.12%) Dependency Injection
9 80 (15.94%) MVVM
10 45 (8.96%) Project Management
11 39 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (7.57%) OO
12 38 (7.57%) BDD
12 38 (7.57%) Problem Management
13 35 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 34 (6.77%) Business Development
15 30 (5.98%) Risk Analysis
16 29 (5.78%) PRINCE2
17 27 (5.38%) Change Management
18 26 (5.18%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 231 (46.02%) C#
2 61 (12.15%) SQL
3 42 (8.37%) Java
4 29 (5.78%) COBOL
5 27 (5.38%) VB
6 26 (5.18%) C++
7 22 (4.38%) VB.NET
8 19 (3.78%) PowerShell
9 17 (3.39%) T-SQL
10 16 (3.19%) JavaScript
11 15 (2.99%) PL/1
11 15 (2.99%) JCL
12 11 (2.19%) R
13 5 (1.00%) Python
14 4 (0.80%) Ruby
15 3 (0.60%) Perl
16 2 (0.40%) PHP
16 2 (0.40%) C
16 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (8.57%) Degree
2 19 (3.78%) CISSP
3 9 (1.79%) A+ Certification
4 7 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.39%) CCNP
4 7 (1.39%) CCNA
5 5 (1.00%) PMP
5 5 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.40%) MCP
7 2 (0.40%) MCSE
7 2 (0.40%) MCSA
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.40%) MCDST
8 1 (0.20%) OCA
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.20%) APMG
8 1 (0.20%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.58%) QA
2 14 (2.79%) ISO 8583
3 8 (1.59%) SLA
4 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.00%) RACF
1 5 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.00%) ACF2
2 4 (0.80%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.20%) KVM
4 1 (0.20%) Varnish
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 5 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 5 (1.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 5 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (0.80%) Nessus
3 3 (0.60%) WSUS
3 3 (0.60%) SCOM
3 3 (0.60%) Novell Identity Manager
4 1 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) Puppet
4 1 (0.20%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 197 (39.24%) Microsoft
2 67 (13.35%) IBM
3 32 (6.37%) HP
4 30 (5.98%) Oracle
5 24 (4.78%) Business Objects
6 20 (3.98%) ArcSight
7 15 (2.99%) VocaLink
8 14 (2.79%) NCR
9 13 (2.59%) Informatica
10 12 (2.39%) Sun
11 11 (2.19%) Alterian
11 11 (2.19%) Ab Initio
11 11 (2.19%) EPiServer
11 11 (2.19%) Sitecore
11 11 (2.19%) Ektron
12 10 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.79%) ATG
13 9 (1.79%) NetApp
14 6 (1.20%) BMC
14 6 (1.20%) VMware
York
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80 - £90 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Romford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Market Harborough
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinckley
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln
Noir Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 55000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 12 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 75000-95000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago