The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 40 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 13 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.35% 7.49% 1.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.66% 18.30% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 5
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
N-Tier
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 153 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.76% 40.91% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 77 127 118
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Bedford region.

N-Tier Salary Trend in Bedford

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Bedford

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 26 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 26 (100.00%) OOD
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) Scrum
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) WCF
1 26 (100.00%) WPF
2 24 (92.31%) Silverlight
2 24 (92.31%) LINQ
2 24 (92.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 24 (92.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 24 (92.31%) Web Services
2 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 24 (92.31%) Visual Studio
3 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 20 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 20 (76.92%) OO
3 20 (76.92%) SharePoint
3 20 (76.92%) WinForms
3 20 (76.92%) Moq
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (76.92%) Multithreading
4 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (76.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 24 (92.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (92.31%) Visual Studio
2 20 (76.92%) Moq
3 18 (69.23%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (34.62%) Subversion
6 6 (23.08%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) .NET Developer
2 19 (73.08%) C# Developer
2 19 (73.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (69.23%) Senior Developer
3 18 (69.23%) Senior C# Developer
3 18 (69.23%) Senior .NET Developer
4 13 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (38.46%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (23.08%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (23.08%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (23.08%) Development Manager
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
8 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 26 (100.00%) WCF
1 26 (100.00%) WPF
2 24 (92.31%) Silverlight
2 24 (92.31%) LINQ
2 24 (92.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 24 (92.31%) Web Services
2 24 (92.31%) .NET Framework
3 20 (76.92%) WinForms
4 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (69.23%) ADO.NET
6 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (19.23%) CSS
8 5 (19.23%) Ajax
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) jQuery
9 1 (3.85%) HTML5
9 1 (3.85%) Windows Identity Foundation
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Scrum
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) OOD
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
2 20 (76.92%) OO
2 20 (76.92%) Multithreading
3 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
3 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 6 (23.08%) Coaching
3 6 (23.08%) Matrix Management
3 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 20 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 18 (69.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft