Period
to 17 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 911 946
Rank change year-on-year +75 +35 -22
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 356 276 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 280 204 319
UK median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,975 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,375 £73,750 £66,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +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 76,456 77,275 88,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.48% 43.51% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 59,056 60,463 72,181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 +91 338 £46,250 -7.50% 27
London +70 230 £50,000 - 12
UK excluding London +24 116 £36,750 -13.53% 16
North of England +37 52 £35,000 -9.68% 4
North West +25 30 £42,500 +6.25% 3
South East +1 27 £38,750 -22.50% 7
Yorkshire +35 22 £35,000 -6.67%
Midlands +29 20 £34,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands +36 19 £34,000 -20.00%
Wales - 8 £77,500 -
South West +8 7 £32,500 -40.91% 2
East of England 0 1 £70,000 +86.67% 1
East Midlands -4 1 - - 1
Scotland -40 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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.

1 219 (61.52%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (53.93%) SQL Server
3 191 (53.65%) Microsoft
4 183 (51.40%) C#
5 180 (50.56%) .NET
6 122 (34.27%) MVC
7 120 (33.71%) ASP.NET
8 119 (33.43%) TDD
9 116 (32.58%) Finance
10 115 (32.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 114 (32.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 112 (31.46%) Web Application Development
13 93 (26.12%) SQL Server 2016
14 90 (25.28%) AngularJS
15 88 (24.72%) Greenfield Project
16 82 (23.03%) JavaScript
17 77 (21.63%) ASP.NET Web API
18 75 (21.07%) Banking
19 74 (20.79%) HTML
20 73 (20.51%) Scrum
21 70 (19.66%) WPF
22 64 (17.98%) Investment Banking
23 63 (17.70%) BDD
23 63 (17.70%) CSS
24 62 (17.42%) .NET Framework
25 59 (16.57%) Kanban
26 57 (16.01%) RESTful
27 56 (15.73%) SQL
28 52 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
29 48 (13.48%) Elasticsearch

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 48 (13.48%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.09%) CMS
2 11 (3.09%) DNN
2 11 (3.09%) EPiServer
2 11 (3.09%) Immediacy CMS
2 11 (3.09%) Kentico
2 11 (3.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 11 (3.09%) Sitefinity
2 11 (3.09%) Umbraco
3 9 (2.53%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.56%) WordPress
7 1 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.84%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.84%) Moqups
3 2 (0.56%) InDesign
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) BASE24
1 4 (1.12%) SAP APO
1 4 (1.12%) SAP PP
1 4 (1.12%) SAP QM
1 4 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
1 4 (1.12%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.65%) Google Analytics
4 12 (3.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 12 (3.37%) AdWords
5 10 (2.81%) PaaS
6 9 (2.53%) Amazon EMR
6 9 (2.53%) Amazon Kinesis
6 9 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.97%) IaaS
7 7 (1.97%) Office 365
8 1 (0.28%) GitHub
8 1 (0.28%) SaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.53%) Firewall
1 9 (2.53%) VPN
2 5 (1.40%) ATM
3 4 (1.12%) LAN
4 3 (0.84%) SAN
5 1 (0.28%) 802.11
5 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) Internet
5 1 (0.28%) SSL
5 1 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.28%) VoIP
5 1 (0.28%) WAN
5 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (53.93%) SQL Server
2 93 (26.12%) SQL Server 2016
3 42 (11.80%) Big Data
4 36 (10.11%) MySQL
5 34 (9.55%) Hadoop
6 32 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.93%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (2.53%) Amazon Athena
10 9 (2.53%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (2.53%) Apache Hive
10 9 (2.53%) HBase
10 9 (2.53%) Impala
10 9 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.97%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.97%) Oracle OLAP
11 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (10.11%) Moq
1 36 (10.11%) NUnit
1 36 (10.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (5.90%) Subversion
3 19 (5.34%) MSTest
4 9 (2.53%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.69%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.69%) webpack
6 5 (1.40%) Selenium
7 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.84%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.56%) Grunt
8 2 (0.56%) gulp
8 2 (0.56%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.56%) JSHint
8 2 (0.56%) jspm
8 2 (0.56%) JSUnit
8 2 (0.56%) Mocha
General
1 116 (32.58%) Finance
2 75 (21.07%) Banking
3 64 (17.98%) Investment Banking
4 45 (12.64%) Marketing
5 20 (5.62%) Legal
6 15 (4.21%) Retail
7 14 (3.93%) Advertising
8 11 (3.09%) Games
9 4 (1.12%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 197 (55.34%) Developer
2 152 (42.70%) .NET Developer
3 77 (21.63%) C# Developer
4 64 (17.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (9.55%) C# WPF Developer
5 34 (9.55%) WPF Developer
6 30 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (8.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (8.43%) Graduate
6 30 (8.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 30 (8.43%) Graduate Developer
7 27 (7.58%) Analyst
8 18 (5.06%) Architect
9 17 (4.78%) WinForms Developer
10 16 (4.49%) Data Engineer
10 16 (4.49%) SQL Developer
10 16 (4.49%) SQL Server Developer
11 15 (4.21%) Designer
12 13 (3.65%) Project Manager
13 12 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (50.56%) .NET
2 120 (33.71%) ASP.NET
3 115 (32.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 114 (32.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (25.28%) AngularJS
6 77 (21.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 74 (20.79%) HTML
8 70 (19.66%) WPF
9 63 (17.70%) CSS
10 62 (17.42%) .NET Framework
11 57 (16.01%) RESTful
12 47 (13.20%) WinForms
13 42 (11.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 41 (11.52%) KnockoutJS
15 37 (10.39%) WCF
16 35 (9.83%) NHibernate
17 25 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
18 23 (6.46%) SailPoint
19 20 (5.62%) Ninject
19 20 (5.62%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 88 (24.72%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (8.99%) Robotics
3 30 (8.43%) Computer Science
4 25 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 25 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (5.34%) Client/Server
7 16 (4.49%) User Experience
8 9 (2.53%) Driving Licence
8 9 (2.53%) Social Media
9 7 (1.97%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.69%) Clustering
10 6 (1.69%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.69%) Replication
11 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.12%) Fintech
13 3 (0.84%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.56%) EMV
15 1 (0.28%) CMDB
15 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.92%) Windows
2 8 (2.25%) Linux
3 7 (1.97%) Windows 10
4 6 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.40%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.84%) Android
8 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (61.52%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (34.27%) MVC
3 119 (33.43%) TDD
4 112 (31.46%) Web Application Development
5 73 (20.51%) Scrum
6 63 (17.70%) BDD
7 59 (16.57%) Kanban
8 52 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (13.20%) ETL
10 45 (12.64%) Cybersecurity
11 39 (10.96%) Analytics
12 38 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (10.39%) Dependency Injection
14 36 (10.11%) Information Security
15 35 (9.83%) Asset Management
15 35 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (9.83%) Decision-Making
15 35 (9.83%) MVVM
16 34 (9.55%) Risk Management
17 30 (8.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 183 (51.40%) C#
2 82 (23.03%) JavaScript
3 56 (15.73%) SQL
4 40 (11.24%) Java
5 36 (10.11%) Python
6 29 (8.15%) PowerShell
7 23 (6.46%) BeanShell
8 14 (3.93%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.09%) Scala
10 5 (1.40%) Ruby
11 4 (1.12%) COBOL
12 2 (0.56%) C
12 2 (0.56%) ES6
13 1 (0.28%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (12.08%) Degree
2 30 (8.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.12%) MBA
5 3 (0.84%) ACCA
6 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.28%) MCSD
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.09%) ISAE 3402
1 11 (3.09%) SSAE 16
2 9 (2.53%) QA
3 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.84%) GDPR
4 2 (0.56%) GCP
4 2 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.09%) HDFS
2 10 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.53%) Hadoop YARN
1 9 (2.53%) Mesos
2 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.28%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 191 (53.65%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.99%) Google
3 25 (7.02%) ServiceNow
3 25 (7.02%) Tableau
4 17 (4.78%) Adobe
4 17 (4.78%) Twitter
5 13 (3.65%) Oracle
5 13 (3.65%) VMware
6 11 (3.09%) Alterian
6 11 (3.09%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.69%) Cisco
8 4 (1.12%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.12%) SAP
9 3 (0.84%) Cognos
9 3 (0.84%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.84%) Genesys
9 3 (0.84%) Ivanti
9 3 (0.84%) Kaspersky
9 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.84%) Sun