Period
to 15 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Tandem over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 799 777 935
Rank change year-on-year -22 +158 +32
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 312 414 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.59% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 242 367 234
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £32,050 £31,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%

Tandem is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 63,239 70,026 69,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.84% 40.63% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 48,509 53,882 56,669
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Tandem as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tandem over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the UK over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 307 £50,000 - 56
London +46 214 £52,500 +5.00% 23
UK excluding London -52 96 £50,000 +17.65% 34
North of England +15 44 £50,000 +42.86% 12
North West +35 32 £50,000 +42.86% 8
South East -13 30 £45,000 +12.50% 13
South West +6 11 £37,500 -16.67% 4
North East +9 7 £31,000 -11.43% 1
Midlands +31 6 £47,500 +72.73% 4
Yorkshire +1 5 £65,000 +36.84% 3
West Midlands +31 4 £47,500 +72.73% 2
Northern Ireland -9 4 £65,000 +62.50%
East Midlands +9 2 £54,250 +20.56% 2
East of England +1 1 £70,000 +55.56%

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing Tandem also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Tandem.

1 232 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (61.22%) C#
3 177 (56.73%) .NET
4 164 (52.56%) Microsoft
5 156 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 146 (46.79%) JavaScript
7 126 (40.38%) Finance
8 121 (38.78%) AngularJS
9 120 (38.46%) HTML
10 114 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 109 (34.94%) TDD
12 98 (31.41%) CSS
12 98 (31.41%) Scrum
13 89 (28.53%) MVC
14 86 (27.56%) Banking
15 81 (25.96%) Greenfield Project
16 79 (25.32%) SQL Server 2016
17 78 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 78 (25.00%) Web Application Development
17 78 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 78 (25.00%) ASP.NET
18 73 (23.40%) Elasticsearch
19 68 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
20 57 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
20 57 (18.27%) Asset Management
21 53 (16.99%) Investment Banking
22 52 (16.67%) Robotics
22 52 (16.67%) Kanban
22 52 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
23 51 (16.35%) Test Automation

Tandem
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 73 (23.40%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (8.65%) CMS
2 27 (8.65%) DNN
2 27 (8.65%) EPiServer
2 27 (8.65%) Immediacy CMS
2 27 (8.65%) Kentico
2 27 (8.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 27 (8.65%) Sitefinity
2 27 (8.65%) Umbraco
3 5 (1.60%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.96%) Confluence
5 3 (0.96%) WordPress
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.88%) SAP S/4HANA
1 9 (2.88%) SAP SCM
2 8 (2.56%) SAP IBP
3 7 (2.24%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.92%) SAP EWM
4 6 (1.92%) SAP WM
5 4 (1.28%) SAP APO
5 4 (1.28%) SAP MM
5 4 (1.28%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 68 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.45%) SaaS
4 8 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (2.56%) PaaS
5 7 (2.24%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (1.60%) AdWords
7 4 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.28%) Serverless
8 3 (0.96%) G Suite
9 2 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.64%) Office 365
10 1 (0.32%) npm
10 1 (0.32%) Yammer
10 1 (0.32%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.64%) Unified Communications
1 2 (0.64%) Wireless
2 1 (0.32%) DNS
2 1 (0.32%) Firewall
2 1 (0.32%) Skype
2 1 (0.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 79 (25.32%) SQL Server 2016
3 33 (10.58%) MySQL
4 32 (10.26%) Big Data
5 30 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (7.05%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.21%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.24%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.28%) Blockchain
10 3 (0.96%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (0.96%) GIS
10 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 12 (3.85%) Selenium
1 12 (3.85%) WebDriver
2 9 (2.88%) Cucumber
3 7 (2.24%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.28%) Grunt
4 4 (1.28%) Jasmine
5 3 (0.96%) webpack
6 2 (0.64%) gulp
6 2 (0.64%) JDeveloper
6 2 (0.64%) JIRA
6 2 (0.64%) JSHint
6 2 (0.64%) jspm
6 2 (0.64%) JSUnit
6 2 (0.64%) Mocha
6 2 (0.64%) Subversion
7 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 126 (40.38%) Finance
2 86 (27.56%) Banking
3 53 (16.99%) Investment Banking
4 37 (11.86%) Legal
5 33 (10.58%) Retail
6 10 (3.21%) Advertising
6 10 (3.21%) Marketing
7 7 (2.24%) Billing
7 7 (2.24%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.60%) Brand Awareness
8 5 (1.60%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.60%) Law
9 2 (0.64%) Games
9 2 (0.64%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 188 (60.26%) Developer
2 129 (41.35%) .NET Developer
3 76 (24.36%) C# Developer
4 75 (24.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (16.03%) C# WPF Developer
5 50 (16.03%) WPF Developer
6 31 (9.94%) Analyst
7 27 (8.65%) CMS Developer
7 27 (8.65%) EPiServer Developer
8 26 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (8.33%) Sitecore Developer
9 25 (8.01%) Graduate
9 25 (8.01%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 25 (8.01%) Graduate Developer
10 17 (5.45%) Consultant
11 16 (5.13%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.49%) C# Software Engineer
12 14 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
12 14 (4.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (56.73%) .NET
2 121 (38.78%) AngularJS
3 120 (38.46%) HTML
4 114 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 98 (31.41%) CSS
6 78 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 78 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 78 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 51 (16.35%) .NET Framework
7 51 (16.35%) RabbitMQ
8 50 (16.03%) WPF
9 43 (13.78%) RESTful
10 41 (13.14%) React
11 25 (8.01%) WinForms
12 24 (7.69%) REST
13 23 (7.37%) jQuery
14 22 (7.05%) SailPoint
15 21 (6.73%) Redux
16 12 (3.85%) Node.js
16 12 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (25.96%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (16.67%) Robotics
3 27 (8.65%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.56%) User Experience
5 5 (1.60%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (1.60%) Replication
5 5 (1.60%) Social Media
6 4 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.96%) Clustering
7 3 (0.96%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.96%) Fintech
8 2 (0.64%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.64%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.64%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.32%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.05%) Linux
2 10 (3.21%) Windows
3 4 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (34.94%) TDD
3 98 (31.41%) Scrum
4 89 (28.53%) MVC
5 78 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 57 (18.27%) Asset Management
6 57 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (16.67%) Kanban
7 52 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 51 (16.35%) Test Automation
9 50 (16.03%) Dependency Injection
9 50 (16.03%) MVVM
10 48 (15.38%) Robotic Process Automation
11 47 (15.06%) Business Analysis
11 47 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (12.18%) Thought Leadership
13 31 (9.94%) Artificial Intelligence
13 31 (9.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (9.94%) Information Security
14 30 (9.62%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 191 (61.22%) C#
2 146 (46.79%) JavaScript
3 46 (14.74%) SQL
4 45 (14.42%) Java
5 25 (8.01%) PowerShell
5 25 (8.01%) Python
6 22 (7.05%) BeanShell
7 13 (4.17%) Ruby
8 4 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.64%) C
9 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.32%) COBOL
10 1 (0.32%) PHP
10 1 (0.32%) Scala
10 1 (0.32%) X++
Qualifications
1 36 (11.54%) Degree
2 30 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.24%) ISEB
3 7 (2.24%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) ACCA
5 2 (0.64%) CCDE
5 2 (0.64%) CCIE
5 2 (0.64%) CCNP
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.64%) MCSD
5 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.14%) QA
2 5 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.96%) PMO
4 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.64%) Terraform
3 1 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 164 (52.56%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.97%) Cadence
3 27 (8.65%) Alterian
3 27 (8.65%) Sitecore
4 22 (7.05%) ServiceNow
4 22 (7.05%) Tableau
5 20 (6.41%) Automation Anywhere
5 20 (6.41%) UiPath
6 18 (5.77%) Blue Prism
7 14 (4.49%) SAP
8 13 (4.17%) Google
9 12 (3.85%) IBM
10 7 (2.24%) Oracle
11 5 (1.60%) IBM Sterling
11 5 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.60%) Sun
12 4 (1.28%) Ariba
13 3 (0.96%) Cisco
13 3 (0.96%) Talend
13 3 (0.96%) Xero