Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 923 934
Rank change year-on-year +136 +11 -88
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 411 304 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 314 265 323
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 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 77560 77850 90566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.94% 40.93% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58510 63988 72559
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,880
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Top 16 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 22 November 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 +101 385 £50,000 +17.65% 36
London +52 233 £51,250 +2.50% 17
UK excluding London +100 173 £45,000 +5.88% 24
South East +37 66 £50,000 +17.65% 6
North of England +18 49 £37,500 -7.98% 8
Yorkshire +48 29 £37,500 -3.85% 5
East of England +29 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North West -23 18 £39,000 -8.24% 3
Scotland - 10 £45,000 - 2
Midlands +34 9 £27,500 -28.10% 3
West Midlands +6 7 £27,500 -28.10% 3
Wales - 6 £42,500 - 2
Northern Ireland - 5 £40,000 - 1
South West +13 4 £55,000 +57.14% 1
East Midlands +40 2 £45,000 -
North East +7 2 £36,250 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 278 (67.64%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (50.12%) Microsoft
3 199 (48.42%) C#
4 197 (47.93%) SQL Server
5 194 (47.20%) .NET
6 175 (42.58%) TDD
7 155 (37.71%) Scrum
8 144 (35.04%) Finance
9 138 (33.58%) MVC
10 131 (31.87%) WPF
11 124 (30.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 124 (30.17%) ASP.NET
12 123 (29.93%) Web Application Development
13 120 (29.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 110 (26.76%) Greenfield Project
15 103 (25.06%) Windows
16 101 (24.57%) BDD
17 99 (24.09%) Kanban
17 99 (24.09%) Banking
18 83 (20.19%) Degree
19 82 (19.95%) NHibernate
20 78 (18.98%) SQL Server 2014
21 71 (17.27%) Marketing
21 71 (17.27%) .NET Framework
21 71 (17.27%) WCF
21 71 (17.27%) Rhino Mocks
21 71 (17.27%) Moq
21 71 (17.27%) WinForms
21 71 (17.27%) NUnit
21 71 (17.27%) Investment Banking

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 40 (9.73%) SharePoint
2 39 (9.49%) BizTalk Server
2 39 (9.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (3.89%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.92%) CMS
5 9 (2.19%) Apache
6 6 (1.46%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.22%) OpenROAD
8 4 (0.97%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.97%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.97%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.73%) JBoss
9 3 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Eloqua
2 5 (1.22%) BASE24
3 3 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.73%) SessionCam
3 3 (0.73%) Social Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Postilion
4 1 (0.24%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.43%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.95%) PaaS
4 7 (1.70%) AdWords
4 7 (1.70%) IaaS
5 6 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.22%) Office 365
7 3 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.73%) npm
7 3 (0.73%) Taleo
8 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.19%) Firewall
1 9 (2.19%) VPN
2 8 (1.95%) HTTP
3 4 (0.97%) ATM
3 4 (0.97%) DNS
3 4 (0.97%) Internet
3 4 (0.97%) LAN
3 4 (0.97%) MPLS
3 4 (0.97%) Skype
3 4 (0.97%) WAN
4 3 (0.73%) DHCP
4 3 (0.73%) DWDM
4 3 (0.73%) NetScaler
4 3 (0.73%) Network Security
4 3 (0.73%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.73%) Wireless
5 2 (0.49%) SMS
6 1 (0.24%) NaaS
6 1 (0.24%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (47.93%) SQL Server
2 78 (18.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 70 (17.03%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (2.19%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.19%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.19%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.70%) Big Data
6 5 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.22%) Informix
7 4 (0.97%) CouchDB
8 3 (0.73%) Couchbase
8 3 (0.73%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.73%) Mixpanel
8 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.73%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (0.73%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (17.27%) Moq
1 71 (17.27%) NUnit
1 71 (17.27%) Rhino Mocks
2 50 (12.17%) Subversion
3 32 (7.79%) MSTest
4 13 (3.16%) Mocha
5 11 (2.68%) Maven
5 11 (2.68%) Sinon.JS
6 10 (2.43%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.19%) Ant
7 9 (2.19%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.19%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.46%) Selenium
9 5 (1.22%) CA Gen
9 5 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.22%) PowerBuilder
9 5 (1.22%) PROIV
10 4 (0.97%) JIRA
10 4 (0.97%) JUnit
10 4 (0.97%) VersaTest
General
1 144 (35.04%) Finance
2 99 (24.09%) Banking
3 71 (17.27%) Investment Banking
3 71 (17.27%) Marketing
4 43 (10.46%) Retail
5 25 (6.08%) Legal
6 7 (1.70%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.46%) Advertising
7 6 (1.46%) Publishing
8 3 (0.73%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 223 (54.26%) Developer
2 186 (45.26%) .NET Developer
3 88 (21.41%) C# Developer
4 81 (19.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (11.68%) SQL Developer
6 45 (10.95%) SQL Server Developer
7 39 (9.49%) ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (9.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (9.49%) C# WPF Developer
7 39 (9.49%) WinForms Developer
7 39 (9.49%) WPF Developer
8 33 (8.03%) Graduate
9 32 (7.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 32 (7.79%) Graduate Developer
10 24 (5.84%) Project Manager
11 23 (5.60%) Analyst
12 20 (4.87%) Senior Developer
13 19 (4.62%) Consultant
14 15 (3.65%) Scrum Master
15 14 (3.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (47.20%) .NET
2 131 (31.87%) WPF
3 124 (30.17%) ASP.NET
3 124 (30.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 120 (29.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 82 (19.95%) NHibernate
6 71 (17.27%) .NET Framework
6 71 (17.27%) WCF
6 71 (17.27%) WinForms
7 66 (16.06%) AngularJS
8 59 (14.36%) RESTful
9 53 (12.90%) Ninject
9 53 (12.90%) Spring.NET
9 53 (12.90%) Unity DI Container
10 52 (12.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 52 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 50 (12.17%) KnockoutJS
12 39 (9.49%) Ajax
13 35 (8.52%) HTML
14 32 (7.79%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 110 (26.76%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (11.44%) Computer Science
3 32 (7.79%) Client/Server
4 25 (6.08%) User Experience
5 21 (5.11%) Robotics
6 17 (4.14%) Fintech
7 14 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.41%) Virtual Team
8 13 (3.16%) EMV
9 11 (2.68%) Data Centre
9 11 (2.68%) Social Media
10 7 (1.70%) Blog
10 7 (1.70%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.46%) Equities
11 6 (1.46%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.97%) Cloud Native
14 3 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
14 3 (0.73%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 103 (25.06%) Windows
2 34 (8.27%) Linux
3 15 (3.65%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.43%) Android
5 8 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.22%) Unix
6 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.73%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (67.64%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (42.58%) TDD
3 155 (37.71%) Scrum
4 138 (33.58%) MVC
5 123 (29.93%) Web Application Development
6 101 (24.57%) BDD
7 99 (24.09%) Kanban
8 65 (15.82%) Asset Management
8 65 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (14.60%) MVVM
10 56 (13.63%) OO
11 53 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
11 53 (12.90%) Inversion of Control
12 45 (10.95%) Software Engineering
13 43 (10.46%) Project Management
14 35 (8.52%) Analytics
15 32 (7.79%) OOA/OOD
15 32 (7.79%) OOD
15 32 (7.79%) OOP
16 31 (7.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 199 (48.42%) C#
2 35 (8.52%) SQL
3 28 (6.81%) C++
4 25 (6.08%) Java
5 23 (5.60%) JavaScript
6 22 (5.35%) PL/SQL
7 12 (2.92%) VB
8 11 (2.68%) PowerShell
8 11 (2.68%) Python
9 10 (2.43%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.19%) COBOL
10 9 (2.19%) PHP
11 7 (1.70%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.46%) C
13 5 (1.22%) Clipper
13 5 (1.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 5 (1.22%) RPG
13 5 (1.22%) Tcl
13 5 (1.22%) Uniface
13 5 (1.22%) xBase
Qualifications
1 83 (20.19%) Degree
2 38 (9.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.46%) ISEB
3 6 (1.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (1.46%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 3 (0.73%) CBAP
4 3 (0.73%) CCEA
4 3 (0.73%) CCIE
4 3 (0.73%) CCNP
4 3 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (0.73%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.73%) MCITP
4 3 (0.73%) MCSE
4 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.57%) QA
2 5 (1.22%) PMO
3 3 (0.73%) GDPR
3 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) AS 2805
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 12 (2.92%) Active Directory
1 12 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.22%) vSphere
4 3 (0.73%) XenApp
4 3 (0.73%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.73%) SCCM
2 1 (0.24%) Ansible
2 1 (0.24%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 206 (50.12%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.52%) Google
3 33 (8.03%) Oracle
4 22 (5.35%) Twitter
5 15 (3.65%) Alias
5 15 (3.65%) Cadence
6 14 (3.41%) VMware
7 11 (2.68%) Cisco
8 10 (2.43%) Blue Prism
9 9 (2.19%) Adobe
9 9 (2.19%) Capita
10 6 (1.46%) HP
10 6 (1.46%) Marketo
10 6 (1.46%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.22%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.73%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.73%) Citrix
12 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.73%) StatPro
12 3 (0.73%) Tableau