Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 914 936 917
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19 -75
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 269 330 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.40% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 199 293 335
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% -4.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75705 82161 89580
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.79% 41.66% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57774 67209 71350
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Top 15 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 19 August 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 +29 249 £50,000 +17.65% 23
London +16 175 £50,000 - 12
UK excluding London +37 87 £45,000 +12.50% 14
South East +35 32 £50,000 +17.65% 6
North of England -12 18 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Midlands +26 12 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North West -29 12 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Scotland +23 11 £40,000 -43.86% 2
East Midlands +19 7 £62,500 +47.06% 1
Yorkshire +28 6 £37,500 +25.00%
East of England -1 6 £37,500 -11.76%
South West -3 6 £55,000 +46.67%
West Midlands +17 5 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Wales +16 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 193 (71.75%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (57.62%) Microsoft
3 147 (54.65%) SQL Server
4 144 (53.53%) .NET
5 134 (49.81%) C#
6 120 (44.61%) TDD
7 119 (44.24%) Scrum
8 104 (38.66%) WPF
9 98 (36.43%) Finance
10 88 (32.71%) MVC
11 85 (31.60%) Kanban
12 80 (29.74%) Web Application Development
13 77 (28.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 77 (28.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 77 (28.62%) ASP.NET
14 73 (27.14%) Windows
15 68 (25.28%) Greenfield Project
16 65 (24.16%) SQL Server 2014
17 62 (23.05%) Rhino Mocks
17 62 (23.05%) Moq
17 62 (23.05%) NUnit
18 61 (22.68%) Banking
19 60 (22.30%) BDD
20 57 (21.19%) Degree
21 54 (20.07%) Asset Management
21 54 (20.07%) NHibernate
22 52 (19.33%) Investment Banking
22 52 (19.33%) WinForms
22 52 (19.33%) .NET Framework
22 52 (19.33%) WCF

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 30 (11.15%) SharePoint
2 28 (10.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 27 (10.04%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (4.46%) CMS
5 8 (2.97%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.23%) EPiServer
6 6 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.86%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.86%) OpenROAD
7 5 (1.86%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.49%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.74%) Tornado
11 1 (0.37%) Flash Media Server
11 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.12%) SessionCam
2 3 (1.12%) Social Studio
3 2 (0.74%) BASE24
3 2 (0.74%) Postilion
3 2 (0.74%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.46%) Office 365
4 3 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.12%) GitHub
4 3 (1.12%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.12%) SaaS
4 3 (1.12%) Taleo
4 3 (1.12%) Trello
5 2 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.97%) Skype
2 7 (2.60%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.49%) Wireless
4 3 (1.12%) DHCP
4 3 (1.12%) DNS
4 3 (1.12%) DWDM
4 3 (1.12%) Firewall
4 3 (1.12%) LAN
4 3 (1.12%) MPLS
4 3 (1.12%) NetScaler
4 3 (1.12%) Network Security
4 3 (1.12%) VPN
4 3 (1.12%) WAN
5 2 (0.74%) ATM
5 2 (0.74%) HTTP
5 2 (0.74%) NFC
6 1 (0.37%) ISDN
6 1 (0.37%) PSTN
6 1 (0.37%) SMS
6 1 (0.37%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (54.65%) SQL Server
2 65 (24.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 47 (17.47%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.23%) Big Data
5 6 (2.23%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.86%) CouchDB
6 5 (1.86%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.86%) Informix
6 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.49%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.12%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.12%) Mixpanel
8 3 (1.12%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.12%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.12%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 62 (23.05%) Moq
1 62 (23.05%) NUnit
1 62 (23.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 35 (13.01%) MSTest
3 27 (10.04%) Subversion
4 9 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.60%) PowerBuilder
6 5 (1.86%) CA Gen
6 5 (1.86%) Mocha
6 5 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.86%) PROIV
6 5 (1.86%) Selenium
6 5 (1.86%) Sinon.JS
7 4 (1.49%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.12%) Bower
8 3 (1.12%) gulp
8 3 (1.12%) JIRA
8 3 (1.12%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (36.43%) Finance
2 61 (22.68%) Banking
3 52 (19.33%) Investment Banking
4 20 (7.43%) Marketing
5 10 (3.72%) Retail
6 9 (3.35%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.60%) Publishing
8 6 (2.23%) Advertising
9 3 (1.12%) Back Office
10 2 (0.74%) Billing
11 1 (0.37%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (61.71%) Developer
2 137 (50.93%) .NET Developer
3 60 (22.30%) C# Developer
4 57 (21.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (14.87%) SQL Developer
6 37 (13.75%) SQL Server Developer
7 30 (11.15%) ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (10.41%) Analyst
9 27 (10.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (10.04%) C# WPF Developer
9 27 (10.04%) WinForms Developer
9 27 (10.04%) WPF Developer
10 26 (9.67%) Graduate
11 25 (9.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 25 (9.29%) Graduate Developer
12 15 (5.58%) Scrum Master
12 15 (5.58%) Senior Developer
13 11 (4.09%) Software Developer
14 9 (3.35%) Consultant
14 9 (3.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (53.53%) .NET
2 104 (38.66%) WPF
3 77 (28.62%) ASP.NET
3 77 (28.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 77 (28.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 54 (20.07%) NHibernate
5 52 (19.33%) .NET Framework
5 52 (19.33%) WCF
5 52 (19.33%) WinForms
6 50 (18.59%) Ninject
6 50 (18.59%) Spring.NET
6 50 (18.59%) Unity DI Container
7 37 (13.75%) AngularJS
8 35 (13.01%) Castle Windsor
9 33 (12.27%) RESTful
10 28 (10.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (10.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (10.04%) Ajax
12 25 (9.29%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (5.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (25.28%) Greenfield Project
2 37 (13.75%) Computer Science
3 25 (9.29%) Client/Server
4 20 (7.43%) User Experience
5 13 (4.83%) Data Centre
6 11 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.72%) EMV
8 9 (3.35%) Fintech
9 8 (2.97%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.60%) Social Media
11 6 (2.23%) Equities
11 6 (2.23%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.86%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.49%) EFT
14 3 (1.12%) Cloud Native
14 3 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
14 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (1.12%) Fat Client
14 3 (1.12%) Thin Client
14 3 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 73 (27.14%) Windows
2 14 (5.20%) Linux
3 9 (3.35%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.86%) Android
5 5 (1.86%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.86%) Unix
5 5 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.12%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (71.75%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (44.61%) TDD
3 119 (44.24%) Scrum
4 88 (32.71%) MVC
5 85 (31.60%) Kanban
6 80 (29.74%) Web Application Development
7 60 (22.30%) BDD
8 54 (20.07%) Asset Management
9 52 (19.33%) MVVM
10 50 (18.59%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (18.59%) Dependency Injection
10 50 (18.59%) Inversion of Control
11 34 (12.64%) OO
12 29 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (10.78%) Software Engineering
13 25 (9.29%) Analytics
13 25 (9.29%) OOA/OOD
13 25 (9.29%) OOD
13 25 (9.29%) OOP
14 21 (7.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 134 (49.81%) C#
2 34 (12.64%) SQL
3 20 (7.43%) VB
4 17 (6.32%) JavaScript
5 16 (5.95%) VB.NET
6 13 (4.83%) C++
6 13 (4.83%) Java
7 10 (3.72%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.72%) Python
8 6 (2.23%) C
8 6 (2.23%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.86%) Clipper
9 5 (1.86%) COBOL
9 5 (1.86%) DataFlex
9 5 (1.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 5 (1.86%) LINC
9 5 (1.86%) RPG
9 5 (1.86%) Tcl
9 5 (1.86%) Uniface
9 5 (1.86%) xBase
Qualifications
1 57 (21.19%) Degree
2 28 (10.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.60%) ISEB
4 3 (1.12%) CBAP
4 3 (1.12%) CCEA
4 3 (1.12%) CCIE
4 3 (1.12%) CCNP
4 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (1.12%) MCITP
4 3 (1.12%) MCSE
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.06%) QA
2 5 (1.86%) PMO
3 3 (1.12%) GDPR
3 3 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) AS 2805
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.86%) vSphere
4 4 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.12%) XenApp
5 3 (1.12%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) SCCM
2 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 155 (57.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.32%) Oracle
3 15 (5.58%) Alias
3 15 (5.58%) Cadence
4 13 (4.83%) HP
5 12 (4.46%) VMware
6 9 (3.35%) Cisco
7 8 (2.97%) Cognizant
8 6 (2.23%) Marketo
8 6 (2.23%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.86%) Veritas
10 4 (1.49%) BroadSoft
10 4 (1.49%) Fortinet
10 4 (1.49%) Google
11 3 (1.12%) AppSense
11 3 (1.12%) Capita
11 3 (1.12%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.12%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 3 (1.12%) Tableau
11 3 (1.12%) Xamarin