Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 905 946
Rank change year-on-year +118 +41 -89
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 423 266 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 370 239 303
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.59% +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 73,379 71,366 89,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.64% 40.66% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57,836 58,307 71,909
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 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 +132 392 £50,000 +11.11% 28
London +57 206 £50,000 - 16
UK excluding London +100 200 £38,000 -10.59% 16
North of England +50 81 £35,000 -10.26% 3
South East +14 65 £35,000 -17.65% 6
Yorkshire +59 41 £35,000 +2.19% 1
North West -6 37 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East of England +8 23 £45,000 +20.00%
Midlands +17 12 £27,500 -47.01% 2
West Midlands +6 10 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Wales - 7 £42,500 - 3
Northern Ireland - 6 £40,000 -
South West - 4 £45,000 - 1
North East -24 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands +3 2 £45,000 -13.29% 1
Scotland - 2 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 273 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (53.43%) Microsoft
3 225 (53.19%) .NET
4 223 (52.72%) C#
5 216 (51.06%) SQL Server
6 194 (45.86%) TDD
7 180 (42.55%) MVC
8 171 (40.43%) ASP.NET
8 171 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 163 (38.53%) Web Application Development
9 163 (38.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 131 (30.97%) Greenfield Project
10 131 (30.97%) BDD
11 124 (29.31%) Finance
12 122 (28.84%) WPF
13 121 (28.61%) Scrum
14 117 (27.66%) Banking
15 102 (24.11%) Windows
16 97 (22.93%) AngularJS
17 94 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 94 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
18 91 (21.51%) Marketing
19 89 (21.04%) RESTful
20 86 (20.33%) KnockoutJS
20 86 (20.33%) ASP.NET Web API
21 83 (19.62%) Kanban
22 82 (19.39%) NHibernate
23 77 (18.20%) Rhino Mocks
23 77 (18.20%) Moq
23 77 (18.20%) .NET Framework

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 38 (8.98%) BizTalk Server
1 38 (8.98%) SharePoint
1 38 (8.98%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.13%) Apache
4 8 (1.89%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.95%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.71%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) BASE24
2 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.78%) PaaS
3 13 (3.07%) Google Analytics
4 12 (2.84%) AdWords
4 12 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (2.84%) IaaS
4 12 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (1.89%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (1.89%) IBM Blueworks
6 6 (1.42%) SaaS
7 4 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.71%) Twilio
9 2 (0.47%) Office 365
9 2 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.31%) VPN
2 13 (3.07%) Firewall
3 10 (2.36%) HTTP
4 6 (1.42%) ATM
5 5 (1.18%) Internet
6 3 (0.71%) LAN
6 3 (0.71%) SMS
7 2 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.47%) SSL
7 2 (0.47%) WAN
8 1 (0.24%) DNS
8 1 (0.24%) SAN
8 1 (0.24%) Skype
8 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 94 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 76 (17.97%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (2.84%) Big Data
5 9 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.89%) Amazon Athena
6 8 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.89%) Apache Hive
6 8 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.89%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.89%) HBase
6 8 (1.89%) Impala
6 8 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.47%) MySQL
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 77 (18.20%) Moq
1 77 (18.20%) NUnit
1 77 (18.20%) Rhino Mocks
2 50 (11.82%) Subversion
3 38 (8.98%) MSTest
4 11 (2.60%) Mocha
4 11 (2.60%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.36%) Maven
6 9 (2.13%) Ant
6 9 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.13%) Sinon.JS
7 7 (1.65%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.42%) VersaTest
9 4 (0.95%) JIRA
10 3 (0.71%) FishEye
10 3 (0.71%) Hudson
10 3 (0.71%) JUnit
11 2 (0.47%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.47%) JMeter
11 2 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 124 (29.31%) Finance
2 117 (27.66%) Banking
3 91 (21.51%) Marketing
4 77 (18.20%) Investment Banking
5 53 (12.53%) Retail
6 44 (10.40%) Legal
7 8 (1.89%) Back Office
8 4 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.71%) Games
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 244 (57.68%) Developer
2 208 (49.17%) .NET Developer
3 86 (20.33%) C# Developer
4 78 (18.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (9.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 39 (9.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 39 (9.22%) C# WPF Developer
5 39 (9.22%) SQL Developer
5 39 (9.22%) SQL Server Developer
5 39 (9.22%) WinForms Developer
5 39 (9.22%) WPF Developer
6 38 (8.98%) Graduate
6 38 (8.98%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 38 (8.98%) Graduate Developer
7 36 (8.51%) Project Manager
8 22 (5.20%) Digital Project Manager
9 17 (4.02%) Architect
10 15 (3.55%) Consultant
10 15 (3.55%) Senior Developer
11 14 (3.31%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (53.19%) .NET
2 171 (40.43%) ASP.NET
2 171 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 163 (38.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 122 (28.84%) WPF
5 97 (22.93%) AngularJS
6 94 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 89 (21.04%) RESTful
8 86 (20.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 86 (20.33%) KnockoutJS
9 82 (19.39%) NHibernate
10 77 (18.20%) .NET Framework
10 77 (18.20%) WCF
10 77 (18.20%) WinForms
11 44 (10.40%) Ninject
11 44 (10.40%) Spring.NET
11 44 (10.40%) Unity DI Container
12 41 (9.69%) Ajax
13 38 (8.98%) Castle Windsor
13 38 (8.98%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 131 (30.97%) Greenfield Project
2 46 (10.87%) Client/Server
2 46 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 37 (8.75%) Robotics
4 19 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.31%) Fintech
6 13 (3.07%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.89%) Blog
8 8 (1.89%) User Experience
9 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.95%) EMV
10 4 (0.95%) Social Media
11 3 (0.71%) CMDB
11 3 (0.71%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.71%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.71%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.47%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.24%) AS400
13 1 (0.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 102 (24.11%) Windows
2 29 (6.86%) Linux
3 13 (3.07%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.18%) Android
5 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.47%) Unix
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (45.86%) TDD
3 180 (42.55%) MVC
4 163 (38.53%) Web Application Development
5 131 (30.97%) BDD
6 121 (28.61%) Scrum
7 83 (19.62%) Kanban
8 57 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (13.48%) OO
9 49 (11.58%) Project Management
10 45 (10.64%) MVVM
11 44 (10.40%) Dependency Injection
11 44 (10.40%) Inversion of Control
12 40 (9.46%) Presales
13 39 (9.22%) Asset Management
14 38 (8.98%) OOA/OOD
14 38 (8.98%) OOD
14 38 (8.98%) OOP
15 37 (8.75%) Artificial Intelligence
15 37 (8.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 223 (52.72%) C#
2 36 (8.51%) Java
3 30 (7.09%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.73%) SQL
5 18 (4.26%) Python
6 14 (3.31%) C++
7 11 (2.60%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.13%) PHP
8 9 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.89%) Scala
10 6 (1.42%) COBOL
10 6 (1.42%) VB
10 6 (1.42%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.71%) VBScript
12 1 (0.24%) C
12 1 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (17.02%) Degree
2 46 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (1.42%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 5 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.71%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.31%) QA
2 7 (1.65%) PMO
3 3 (0.71%) GDPR
3 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.89%) HDFS
5 2 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (1.89%) Mesos
2 3 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.24%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.24%) Control-M
3 1 (0.24%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 226 (53.43%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.58%) Google
3 31 (7.33%) Twitter
4 16 (3.78%) Oracle
5 15 (3.55%) VMware
6 10 (2.36%) Blue Prism
6 10 (2.36%) IBM
7 9 (2.13%) Cisco
8 8 (1.89%) Adobe
8 8 (1.89%) Pega
8 8 (1.89%) webMethods
9 6 (1.42%) Capita
10 4 (0.95%) Screaming Frog
11 3 (0.71%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.47%) New Relic
12 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.47%) Sun
13 1 (0.24%) BMC
13 1 (0.24%) Genesys
13 1 (0.24%) HP