Period
to 19 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 823 832 793
Rank change year-on-year +9 -39 +145
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 184 297 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 145 241 377
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% +29.87% -9.41%

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 47,766 60,039 67,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.51% 39.62% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36,722 45,533 52,792
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.65% +1.18%

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 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Tandem in the UK

Tandem
Top 13 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 February 2020. 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 +9 175 £55,000 +10.00% 39
London +10 114 £55,000 +7.32% 21
UK excluding London +53 64 £65,000 +30.00% 18
South East +56 42 £75,000 +66.67% 4
North of England +29 9 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South West +33 8 £27,500 -26.67% 4
Yorkshire +25 3 £55,000 -18.52% 2
North West +20 3 £63,750 +27.50% 3
North East +7 3 £39,500 +27.42%
Wales - 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands +36 1 - - 1
Midlands +34 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 £37,250 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 146 (79.35%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (52.72%) Microsoft
3 89 (48.37%) Finance
4 88 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 80 (43.48%) SQL Server
6 68 (36.96%) Scrum
7 59 (32.07%) .NET
8 57 (30.98%) C#
8 57 (30.98%) Azure
9 55 (29.89%) AngularJS
9 55 (29.89%) MVC
10 54 (29.35%) ASP.NET
10 54 (29.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (28.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 52 (28.26%) Web Application Development
13 51 (27.72%) CSS
13 51 (27.72%) HTML
14 48 (26.09%) SQL
14 48 (26.09%) Data Modelling
15 47 (25.54%) TDD
15 47 (25.54%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 39 (21.20%) Self-Motivation
17 39 (21.20%) DevOps
17 39 (21.20%) Banking
18 38 (20.65%) Elasticsearch
19 37 (20.11%) .NET Framework
20 34 (18.48%) Kanban
21 33 (17.93%) AWS
22 30 (16.30%) Git (software)

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 (20.65%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (14.13%) CMS
2 26 (14.13%) DNN
2 26 (14.13%) EPiServer
2 26 (14.13%) Immediacy CMS
2 26 (14.13%) Kentico
2 26 (14.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 26 (14.13%) Sitefinity
2 26 (14.13%) Umbraco
3 13 (7.07%) Confluence
4 6 (3.26%) MQSeries
4 6 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.63%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.09%) Apache
6 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.63%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (1.63%) Sketch
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) BASE24
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 57 (30.98%) Azure
2 33 (17.93%) AWS
3 26 (14.13%) Power Platform
4 23 (12.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 7 (3.80%) SaaS
6 4 (2.17%) GCP
7 2 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.09%) Office 365
7 2 (1.09%) Smartsheet
8 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.54%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) SSL
2 1 (0.54%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (14.13%) Power BI
4 26 (14.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (13.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 20 (10.87%) MongoDB
6 20 (10.87%) SQL Server 2019
7 16 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (5.98%) Data Lake
10 7 (3.80%) Big Data
11 4 (2.17%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.63%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.63%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.63%) MySQL
13 2 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.09%) HBase
13 2 (1.09%) Impala
Development Applications
1 30 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.98%) JIRA
3 5 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.17%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.09%) fastlane
5 2 (1.09%) Selenium
5 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 89 (48.37%) Finance
2 39 (21.20%) Banking
3 26 (14.13%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.89%) Games
5 5 (2.72%) Marketing
5 5 (2.72%) Retail
6 3 (1.63%) Automotive
6 3 (1.63%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.09%) Local Government
8 1 (0.54%) French Language
8 1 (0.54%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 87 (47.28%) Developer
2 54 (29.35%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.13%) CMS Developer
3 26 (14.13%) EPiServer Developer
3 26 (14.13%) Graduate
3 26 (14.13%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 26 (14.13%) Graduate Developer
3 26 (14.13%) Sitecore Developer
3 26 (14.13%) Technical Leader
4 23 (12.50%) Analyst
4 23 (12.50%) Salesforce Developer
5 16 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
5 16 (8.70%) Salesforce Analyst
6 14 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 6 (3.26%) Development Officer
9 5 (2.72%) Consultant
9 5 (2.72%) Junior
9 5 (2.72%) Junior Developer
10 4 (2.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (32.07%) .NET
2 55 (29.89%) AngularJS
3 54 (29.35%) ASP.NET
3 54 (29.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (28.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 51 (27.72%) CSS
5 51 (27.72%) HTML
6 42 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 37 (20.11%) .NET Framework
8 26 (14.13%) RabbitMQ
8 26 (14.13%) React
8 26 (14.13%) WinForms
9 23 (12.50%) REST
9 23 (12.50%) SOAP
9 23 (12.50%) Visualforce
9 23 (12.50%) Web Services
10 22 (11.96%) RESTful
11 21 (11.41%) Entity Framework
11 21 (11.41%) Node.js
12 20 (10.87%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (25.54%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (21.20%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (14.67%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (14.13%) Management Information System
5 25 (13.59%) Reinsurance
6 13 (7.07%) User Experience
7 6 (3.26%) AS400
7 6 (3.26%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.63%) Smart Home
9 2 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.09%) Replication
9 2 (1.09%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.54%) EMV
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.78%) Linux
2 6 (3.26%) AIX
2 6 (3.26%) Solaris
2 6 (3.26%) Windows
3 2 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (79.35%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (36.96%) Scrum
3 55 (29.89%) MVC
4 52 (28.26%) Web Application Development
5 48 (26.09%) Data Modelling
6 47 (25.54%) TDD
7 39 (21.20%) DevOps
8 34 (18.48%) Kanban
9 27 (14.67%) Microservices
10 26 (14.13%) BDD
10 26 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (14.13%) Computer Science
10 26 (14.13%) Content Management
10 26 (14.13%) Technical Leadership
11 25 (13.59%) Critical Thinking
11 25 (13.59%) Data Integration
12 23 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 22 (11.96%) ETL
14 20 (10.87%) ETL Development
14 20 (10.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 88 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 57 (30.98%) C#
3 48 (26.09%) SQL
4 23 (12.50%) Apex Code
5 22 (11.96%) TypeScript
6 19 (10.33%) Java
7 16 (8.70%) Python
8 11 (5.98%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.80%) Scala
10 6 (3.26%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.17%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.63%) C
12 3 (1.63%) R
12 3 (1.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.54%) Java 8
13 1 (0.54%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (15.22%) Degree
2 26 (14.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.54%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.87%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.72%) QA
3 3 (1.63%) PMO
4 1 (0.54%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (4.89%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (4.89%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.26%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.72%) Ansible
4 4 (2.17%) Mesos
5 3 (1.63%) Terraform
6 2 (1.09%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.09%) Marathon
Vendors
1 97 (52.72%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.13%) Alterian
2 26 (14.13%) Sitecore
3 23 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.26%) Foundry
4 6 (3.26%) HP
4 6 (3.26%) IBM
5 4 (2.17%) FIS
5 4 (2.17%) Oracle
5 4 (2.17%) WorldPay
6 3 (1.63%) Adobe
6 3 (1.63%) Samsung
7 1 (0.54%) Google
7 1 (0.54%) Tableau
7 1 (0.54%) T-Plan