The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 220 203 203
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.053% 0.076% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Tandem
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1699 1733 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.17% 32.82% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1462 1255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Tandem
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tandem across the West Midlands region.

Tandem Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Tandem
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Warwickshire - 3 £32,500 -
Tandem
England

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (60.00%) MSTest
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 3 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (60.00%) Moq
2 3 (60.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (60.00%) Ninject
2 3 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) NUnit
1 3 (60.00%) MSTest
1 3 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (60.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) WinForms
1 3 (60.00%) WPF
1 3 (60.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (60.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (60.00%) Ninject
1 3 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP