Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 913 905
Rank change year-on-year +48 -8 -51
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 317 329 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 231 286 340
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 75630 78725 90575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.24% 41.03% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56792 64594 72517
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 +49 300 £50,000 +17.65% 32
London +41 204 £50,000 - 8
UK excluding London +27 108 £50,000 +17.65% 28
South East +55 54 £50,000 +17.65% 7
North of England 0 20 £40,000 +33.33% 10
East of England +21 15 £52,500 +23.53% 4
North West -17 12 £50,000 +60.00% 4
Scotland +4 10 £45,000 -58.14% 1
Yorkshire +36 8 £37,500 +25.00% 6
South West +10 4 £55,000 +46.67%
Midlands +29 3 £66,250 +73.20% 3
East Midlands +38 2 £90,000 +111.76% 2
Wales +14 2 £42,500 +13.33% 2
West Midlands +23 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Tandem also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Tandem.

1 224 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (51.10%) Microsoft
3 161 (50.79%) C#
4 159 (50.16%) SQL Server
5 155 (48.90%) .NET
6 140 (44.16%) TDD
7 136 (42.90%) Scrum
8 133 (41.96%) Finance
9 123 (38.80%) WPF
10 98 (30.91%) MVC
11 96 (30.28%) Windows
11 96 (30.28%) Kanban
12 88 (27.76%) Web Application Development
13 85 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 85 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 85 (26.81%) ASP.NET
14 84 (26.50%) Banking
15 83 (26.18%) Greenfield Project
16 74 (23.34%) NHibernate
17 70 (22.08%) SQL Server 2014
18 69 (21.77%) BDD
19 68 (21.45%) Degree
20 65 (20.50%) NUnit
20 65 (20.50%) Rhino Mocks
20 65 (20.50%) Moq
21 63 (19.87%) .NET Framework
21 63 (19.87%) WCF
21 63 (19.87%) Investment Banking
21 63 (19.87%) WinForms
22 62 (19.56%) Asset Management

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 37 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 35 (11.04%) BizTalk Server
2 35 (11.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (5.05%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.79%) CMS
5 9 (2.84%) Apache
6 6 (1.89%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.89%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.58%) OpenROAD
8 4 (1.26%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.26%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.95%) JBoss
9 3 (0.95%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Eloqua
2 5 (1.58%) BASE24
3 3 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.95%) SessionCam
3 3 (0.95%) Social Studio
4 1 (0.32%) Postilion
4 1 (0.32%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.84%) Office 365
4 3 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.95%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.95%) npm
4 3 (0.95%) Taleo
5 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.63%) PaaS
6 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.89%) HTTP
1 6 (1.89%) Skype
1 6 (1.89%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.58%) ATM
3 4 (1.26%) DNS
3 4 (1.26%) LAN
3 4 (1.26%) MPLS
3 4 (1.26%) WAN
4 3 (0.95%) DHCP
4 3 (0.95%) DWDM
4 3 (0.95%) Firewall
4 3 (0.95%) Internet
4 3 (0.95%) NetScaler
4 3 (0.95%) Network Security
4 3 (0.95%) VPN
4 3 (0.95%) Wireless
5 2 (0.63%) SMS
6 1 (0.32%) NaaS
6 1 (0.32%) NFC
6 1 (0.32%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (50.16%) SQL Server
2 70 (22.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 47 (14.83%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (2.84%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.84%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.89%) Big Data
6 5 (1.58%) CouchDB
6 5 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.58%) Informix
7 4 (1.26%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.26%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.95%) Couchbase
8 3 (0.95%) Mixpanel
8 3 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (0.95%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.63%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 65 (20.50%) Moq
1 65 (20.50%) NUnit
1 65 (20.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 44 (13.88%) Subversion
3 30 (9.46%) MSTest
4 11 (3.47%) Maven
5 9 (2.84%) Ant
5 9 (2.84%) Mocha
5 9 (2.84%) Sinon.JS
6 8 (2.52%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.52%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.58%) CA Gen
7 5 (1.58%) JIRA
7 5 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.58%) PowerBuilder
7 5 (1.58%) PROIV
7 5 (1.58%) Selenium
8 4 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.26%) VersaTest
9 3 (0.95%) Protractor
General
1 133 (41.96%) Finance
2 84 (26.50%) Banking
3 63 (19.87%) Investment Banking
4 31 (9.78%) Retail
5 25 (7.89%) Marketing
6 18 (5.68%) Legal
7 8 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.21%) Publishing
9 6 (1.89%) Advertising
10 3 (0.95%) Back Office
11 2 (0.63%) Billing
12 1 (0.32%) Games
12 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 181 (57.10%) Developer
2 151 (47.63%) .NET Developer
3 76 (23.97%) C# Developer
4 73 (23.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (13.88%) SQL Developer
6 41 (12.93%) SQL Server Developer
7 35 (11.04%) ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (11.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (11.04%) C# WPF Developer
7 35 (11.04%) WinForms Developer
7 35 (11.04%) WPF Developer
8 29 (9.15%) Graduate
9 28 (8.83%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 28 (8.83%) Graduate Developer
10 24 (7.57%) Analyst
11 16 (5.05%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.73%) Scrum Master
13 14 (4.42%) Consultant
14 11 (3.47%) Software Engineer
15 10 (3.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (48.90%) .NET
2 123 (38.80%) WPF
3 85 (26.81%) ASP.NET
3 85 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 85 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 74 (23.34%) NHibernate
5 63 (19.87%) .NET Framework
5 63 (19.87%) WCF
5 63 (19.87%) WinForms
6 53 (16.72%) Ninject
6 53 (16.72%) Spring.NET
6 53 (16.72%) Unity DI Container
7 37 (11.67%) AngularJS
8 35 (11.04%) Ajax
9 32 (10.09%) RESTful
10 30 (9.46%) Castle Windsor
11 25 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 23 (7.26%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (5.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (26.18%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (12.62%) Computer Science
3 28 (8.83%) Client/Server
4 22 (6.94%) User Experience
5 16 (5.05%) Fintech
6 14 (4.42%) EMV
6 14 (4.42%) Robotics
7 13 (4.10%) Virtual Team
8 12 (3.79%) Data Centre
9 11 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.21%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.21%) Social Media
11 6 (1.89%) Equities
11 6 (1.89%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.58%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.26%) Cloud Native
14 3 (0.95%) Blog
14 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.95%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 96 (30.28%) Windows
2 31 (9.78%) Linux
3 17 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.84%) Android
4 9 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.58%) Unix
5 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.95%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (44.16%) TDD
3 136 (42.90%) Scrum
4 98 (30.91%) MVC
5 96 (30.28%) Kanban
6 88 (27.76%) Web Application Development
7 69 (21.77%) BDD
8 62 (19.56%) Asset Management
8 62 (19.56%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (18.93%) MVVM
10 53 (16.72%) Dependency Injection
10 53 (16.72%) Inversion of Control
11 50 (15.77%) OO
12 43 (13.56%) Software Engineering
13 29 (9.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (8.83%) OOA/OOD
14 28 (8.83%) OOD
14 28 (8.83%) OOP
14 28 (8.83%) Test Automation
15 26 (8.20%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 161 (50.79%) C#
2 36 (11.36%) SQL
3 25 (7.89%) C++
4 21 (6.62%) PL/SQL
5 20 (6.31%) Java
6 18 (5.68%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.47%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.15%) Python
8 10 (3.15%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.15%) VB
9 9 (2.84%) COBOL
10 7 (2.21%) PHP
11 5 (1.58%) C
11 5 (1.58%) Clipper
11 5 (1.58%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 5 (1.58%) RPG
11 5 (1.58%) Tcl
11 5 (1.58%) Uniface
11 5 (1.58%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.58%) xBase
Qualifications
1 68 (21.45%) Degree
2 31 (9.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.89%) ISEB
3 6 (1.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (1.89%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 3 (0.95%) CBAP
4 3 (0.95%) CCEA
4 3 (0.95%) CCIE
4 3 (0.95%) CCNP
4 3 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (0.95%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.95%) MCITP
4 3 (0.95%) MCSE
4 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.89%) QA
2 5 (1.58%) PMO
3 3 (0.95%) GDPR
3 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) AS 2805
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.58%) vSphere
4 3 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.95%) XenApp
4 3 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.95%) SCCM
2 1 (0.32%) Ansible
2 1 (0.32%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 162 (51.10%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.15%) Oracle
3 15 (4.73%) Alias
3 15 (4.73%) Cadence
4 11 (3.47%) VMware
5 10 (3.15%) HP
6 9 (2.84%) Cisco
7 8 (2.52%) Blue Prism
8 6 (1.89%) Marketo
8 6 (1.89%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.58%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.95%) AppSense
10 3 (0.95%) Capita
10 3 (0.95%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.95%) Citrix
10 3 (0.95%) Fortinet
10 3 (0.95%) Google
10 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.95%) StatPro
10 3 (0.95%) Veritas