Period
to 10 July 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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Tandem
UK
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 699 948 869
Rank change year-on-year +249 -79 +80
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 140 169 359
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.29% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 112 156 285
Median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,600 £30,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £79,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +25.00% -12.73%

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 30,185 57,449 69,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.09% 39.13% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23,368 43,128 53,198
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +258 139 £52,500 +16.67% 14
London +152 81 £55,000 - 9
UK excluding London +234 59 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South East +176 31 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North of England +126 14 £52,500 +64.06% 2
Work from Home +75 12 £47,500 +48.44% 1
North West +105 11 £56,250 +25.00% 1
South West +109 9 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +106 3 £52,500 -50.59% 1
Midlands +114 2 £55,000 +39.74% 1
West Midlands +81 2 £55,000 +39.74% 1
East of England - 2 £27,375 - 1
Wales - 1 £21,000 -

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 105 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (46.43%) Finance
2 65 (46.43%) Scrum
3 59 (42.14%) Microsoft
3 59 (42.14%) Microservices
4 56 (40.00%) Azure
5 55 (39.29%) BDD
5 55 (39.29%) TDD
6 52 (37.14%) AWS
7 46 (32.86%) JavaScript
7 46 (32.86%) Kanban
8 45 (32.14%) React
8 45 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 45 (32.14%) Banking
9 41 (29.29%) Elasticsearch
9 41 (29.29%) TypeScript
10 39 (27.86%) DevOps
11 38 (27.14%) Fintech
11 38 (27.14%) C#
12 37 (26.43%) .NET
12 37 (26.43%) ASP.NET
12 37 (26.43%) MVC
12 37 (26.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (25.71%) AngularJS
14 34 (24.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (24.29%) Vue.js
14 34 (24.29%) Entity Framework
14 34 (24.29%) .NET Framework
14 34 (24.29%) SQL
15 33 (23.57%) MongoDB

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 41 (29.29%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (17.14%) Confluence
3 21 (15.00%) CMS
3 21 (15.00%) DNN
3 21 (15.00%) EPiServer
3 21 (15.00%) Immediacy CMS
3 21 (15.00%) Kentico
3 21 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 21 (15.00%) Sitefinity
3 21 (15.00%) Umbraco
4 8 (5.71%) MQSeries
4 8 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.00%) Apache
5 7 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.71%) IIS
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.43%) BASE24
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 56 (40.00%) Azure
2 52 (37.14%) AWS
3 11 (7.86%) Power Platform
4 8 (5.71%) GCP
5 3 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.43%) Office 365
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.71%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.43%) ATM
2 8 (5.71%) SSL
3 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 33 (23.57%) MongoDB
2 33 (23.57%) SQL Server 2019
3 11 (7.86%) Power BI
3 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (6.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.71%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.00%) MySQL
7 3 (2.14%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.43%) Looker
8 2 (1.43%) QlikView
9 1 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 20 (14.29%) JIRA
2 8 (5.71%) Selenium
2 8 (5.71%) SoapUI
2 8 (5.71%) VersaTest
3 4 (2.86%) fastlane
3 4 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.43%) Maven
5 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.71%) ClearQuest
General
1 65 (46.43%) Finance
2 45 (32.14%) Banking
3 24 (17.14%) Games
4 12 (8.57%) Investment Banking
5 11 (7.86%) Local Government
6 6 (4.29%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.43%) Retail
8 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (33.57%) Developer
2 37 (26.43%) .NET Developer
3 21 (15.00%) CMS Developer
3 21 (15.00%) EPiServer Developer
3 21 (15.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 20 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (8.57%) Graduate
5 12 (8.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 12 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
6 9 (6.43%) Technical Leader
7 8 (5.71%) BASE24 Tester
7 8 (5.71%) JavaScript Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) Tester
8 7 (5.00%) Development Officer
9 6 (4.29%) Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.86%) Business Architect
10 4 (2.86%) C# Developer
10 4 (2.86%) WebSphere Consultant
10 4 (2.86%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.14%) React
2 37 (26.43%) .NET
2 37 (26.43%) ASP.NET
2 37 (26.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (25.71%) AngularJS
4 34 (24.29%) .NET Framework
4 34 (24.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 34 (24.29%) Entity Framework
4 34 (24.29%) Vue.js
5 33 (23.57%) .NET Core
5 33 (23.57%) Node.js
6 18 (12.86%) RESTful
7 15 (10.71%) React Native
8 12 (8.57%) CSS
8 12 (8.57%) HTML
8 12 (8.57%) WinForms
9 9 (6.43%) Middleware
10 8 (5.71%) Hibernate
10 8 (5.71%) SOAP
10 8 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.14%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (17.14%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.86%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.43%) EMV
5 9 (6.43%) Mainframe
5 9 (6.43%) Reinsurance
6 8 (5.71%) AS400
6 8 (5.71%) Online Banking
7 5 (3.57%) User Experience
8 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.29%) Linux
2 11 (7.86%) Windows
3 8 (5.71%) AIX
3 8 (5.71%) Solaris
4 4 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (0.71%) Unix
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (46.43%) Scrum
3 59 (42.14%) Microservices
4 55 (39.29%) BDD
4 55 (39.29%) TDD
5 46 (32.86%) Kanban
6 39 (27.86%) DevOps
7 38 (27.14%) Fintech
8 37 (26.43%) MVC
9 33 (23.57%) Web Application Development
10 24 (17.14%) Digital Banking
10 24 (17.14%) Minimum Viable Product
11 21 (15.00%) Content Management
11 21 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 18 (12.86%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (12.86%) Test Automation
14 17 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (11.43%) Continuous Deployment
16 13 (9.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (32.86%) JavaScript
2 41 (29.29%) TypeScript
3 38 (27.14%) C#
4 34 (24.29%) SQL
5 27 (19.29%) Java
6 16 (11.43%) Scala
7 15 (10.71%) Python
8 12 (8.57%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.71%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.71%) PHP
11 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 12 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) IIBA
2 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) Data Quality
1 8 (5.71%) ISO 8583
2 5 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (18.57%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (18.57%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.71%) Marathon
2 8 (5.71%) Mesos
2 8 (5.71%) Terraform
2 8 (5.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (42.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.14%) Foundry
3 21 (15.00%) Alterian
3 21 (15.00%) Sitecore
4 10 (7.14%) IBM
5 8 (5.71%) CA
5 8 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (1.43%) Tableau
7 1 (0.71%) Brandwatch
7 1 (0.71%) Citrix
7 1 (0.71%) Crimson Hexagon
7 1 (0.71%) Google
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle
7 1 (0.71%) Spredfast
7 1 (0.71%) Sysomos
7 1 (0.71%) T-Plan