Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 806 725 865
Rank change year-on-year -81 +140 -38
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 274 46 172
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.072% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 154 40 138
10th Percentile £41,625 £40,750 £30,823
25th Percentile £45,000 £53,795 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £73,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -32.20% +34.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £97,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £76,000 - £79,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £72,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year -31.03% +18.37% +22.50%

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 52,903 22,673 43,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.75% 35.54% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30,708 17,811 34,137
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.38% +3.33%

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Tandem as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Tandem.

Salary trend for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Tandem over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Top 17 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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -45 247 £50,000 -9.27% 39
UK excluding London -69 167 £50,000 -31.03% 22
Work from Home -114 102 £50,000 -4.76% 3
London -142 83 £53,750 -28.33% 19
North of England -75 51 £50,000 +42.86% 5
South West -19 30 £50,000 +17.65% 3
East of England - 28 £37,000 - 5
South East -94 27 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Yorkshire - 27 £50,000 - 3
Midlands - 27 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands - 24 £50,000 - 1
North West -80 18 £50,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 9 £75,000 -
North East -23 6 £50,000 +42.86%
East Midlands - 3 - - 1
Scotland -85 2 £48,500 -48.95% 2
Wales - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 101 (36.86%) JavaScript
2 100 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (32.48%) React
4 77 (28.10%) Scrum
5 73 (26.64%) Social Skills
6 67 (24.45%) Azure
7 65 (23.72%) CI/CD
8 64 (23.36%) Microservices
9 59 (21.53%) Software Engineering
10 58 (21.17%) Git (software)
11 56 (20.44%) C#
11 56 (20.44%) Presales
12 55 (20.07%) Front End Development
13 52 (18.98%) HTML
13 52 (18.98%) CSS
13 52 (18.98%) Docker
14 51 (18.61%) AWS
15 50 (18.25%) Kubernetes
16 49 (17.88%) .NET
17 46 (16.79%) RESTful
17 46 (16.79%) Mentoring
18 43 (15.69%) Business Development
18 43 (15.69%) .NET Core
19 41 (14.96%) DevOps
19 41 (14.96%) Electronics
19 41 (14.96%) Business Enablement
20 37 (13.50%) Blog
21 35 (12.77%) Finance
22 33 (12.04%) Information Security
22 33 (12.04%) Microsoft

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 15 (5.47%) Apache
2 11 (4.01%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.01%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.92%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.19%) nginx
5 5 (1.82%) IIS
6 4 (1.46%) Apache Synapse
6 4 (1.46%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.09%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.09%) WordPress
8 2 (0.73%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.36%) Confluence
9 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.46%) BASE24
1 4 (1.46%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 4 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 67 (24.45%) Azure
2 51 (18.61%) AWS
3 19 (6.93%) Amazon S3
4 17 (6.20%) AWS Lambda
4 17 (6.20%) Serverless
5 15 (5.47%) GCP
6 14 (5.11%) SaaS
7 13 (4.74%) Power Platform
8 11 (4.01%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (3.28%) PowerApps
11 8 (2.92%) CloudFront
11 8 (2.92%) Microsoft 365
12 7 (2.55%) Dynamics 365
13 6 (2.19%) Firebase
14 5 (1.82%) Amazon ECS
14 5 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (1.46%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 4 (1.46%) Nutanix
15 4 (1.46%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.19%) WAN
2 5 (1.82%) Skype
2 5 (1.82%) WebEx
3 4 (1.46%) 5G
3 4 (1.46%) ATM
4 3 (1.09%) DNS
4 3 (1.09%) HTTP
4 3 (1.09%) Internet
4 3 (1.09%) SD-WAN
4 3 (1.09%) SMTP
4 3 (1.09%) SSL
4 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.73%) LAN
5 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.36%) Firewall
6 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.22%) MySQL
1 28 (10.22%) NoSQL
2 14 (5.11%) Big Data
3 13 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (4.74%) Power BI
4 9 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.28%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (2.55%) Blockchain
7 6 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.19%) Redis
8 5 (1.82%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.46%) Bigtable
9 4 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.46%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.46%) OLAP
9 4 (1.46%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (1.09%) Amazon Aurora
10 3 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (21.17%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.85%) JIRA
3 7 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.19%) webpack
5 5 (1.82%) Postman
5 5 (1.82%) Selenium
6 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 73 (26.64%) Social Skills
2 41 (14.96%) Electronics
3 35 (12.77%) Finance
4 19 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (5.47%) Retail
6 14 (5.11%) Billing
7 10 (3.65%) Banking
7 10 (3.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 8 (2.92%) Law
9 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.46%) Public Speaking
11 3 (1.09%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.09%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (1.09%) French Language
11 3 (1.09%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.09%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (1.09%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.09%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (49.64%) Developer
2 54 (19.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 45 (16.42%) Architect
4 43 (15.69%) C# Developer
5 33 (12.04%) Lead Architect
6 32 (11.68%) Lead Security Architect
6 32 (11.68%) Security Architect
7 28 (10.22%) Analyst
8 13 (4.74%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 13 (4.74%) Implementation Analyst
9 11 (4.01%) Java Developer
10 10 (3.65%) Senior Developer
11 8 (2.92%) PHP Developer
11 8 (2.92%) Support Analyst
12 7 (2.55%) Consultant
12 7 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.19%) Desktop Support
13 6 (2.19%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.19%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (32.48%) React
2 52 (18.98%) CSS
2 52 (18.98%) HTML
3 49 (17.88%) .NET
4 46 (16.79%) RESTful
5 43 (15.69%) .NET Core
6 33 (12.04%) Node.js
7 15 (5.47%) REST
8 12 (4.38%) JSON
8 12 (4.38%) XML
9 11 (4.01%) Hibernate
9 11 (4.01%) Spring
10 10 (3.65%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.92%) Swagger
11 8 (2.92%) Vue.js
12 6 (2.19%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.19%) Kafka
12 6 (2.19%) Next.js
12 6 (2.19%) WebSockets
12 6 (2.19%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.50%) Blog
2 32 (11.68%) Social Media
3 27 (9.85%) User Experience
4 19 (6.93%) Data Structures
5 10 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.19%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.82%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.09%) Life Science
8 3 (1.09%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.09%) Smart City
8 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.36%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.36%) Web3
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.65%) Linux
2 9 (3.28%) Unix
3 7 (2.55%) Windows
4 6 (2.19%) Mac OS
4 6 (2.19%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.46%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.36%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (28.10%) Scrum
3 65 (23.72%) CI/CD
4 64 (23.36%) Microservices
5 59 (21.53%) Software Engineering
6 56 (20.44%) Presales
7 55 (20.07%) Front End Development
8 46 (16.79%) Mentoring
9 43 (15.69%) Business Development
10 41 (14.96%) Business Enablement
10 41 (14.96%) DevOps
11 33 (12.04%) Information Security
11 33 (12.04%) People Management
12 32 (11.68%) Line Management
13 24 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (8.39%) TDD
15 22 (8.03%) Full Stack Development
16 20 (7.30%) Project Management
17 19 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (6.93%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 101 (36.86%) JavaScript
2 56 (20.44%) C#
3 26 (9.49%) TypeScript
4 25 (9.12%) SQL
5 23 (8.39%) Python
6 18 (6.57%) Java
7 16 (5.84%) PHP
8 11 (4.01%) C
9 10 (3.65%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.19%) C++
10 6 (2.19%) Go
11 5 (1.82%) Perl
12 4 (1.46%) Ruby
12 4 (1.46%) VBA
13 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.36%) Bash
14 1 (0.36%) Elixir
14 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (11.68%) CEH
2 25 (9.12%) Degree
3 6 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.82%) CBAP
4 5 (1.82%) IIBA
4 5 (1.82%) ISEB
5 4 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.46%) PhD
6 2 (0.73%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.36%) CISA
7 1 (0.36%) CISM
7 1 (0.36%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.82%) QA
2 4 (1.46%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.36%) NCSC
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (18.98%) Docker
2 10 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 50 (18.25%) Kubernetes
2 17 (6.20%) Terraform
3 3 (1.09%) Ansible
4 2 (0.73%) Puppet
5 1 (0.36%) Grafana
5 1 (0.36%) Packer
Vendors
1 33 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.76%) Oracle
3 16 (5.84%) Cognizant
4 8 (2.92%) Google
5 7 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.55%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.82%) Zend
7 4 (1.46%) Citrix
7 4 (1.46%) Databricks
7 4 (1.46%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.46%) NVIDIA
8 3 (1.09%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.09%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.73%) Facebook
9 2 (0.73%) IBM
9 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.73%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.36%) Sage
10 1 (0.36%) SAP
10 1 (0.36%) UiPath