The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 67 39 74
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +35
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 15 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.60% 5.67% 2.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.44% 16.18% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 51 29
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
N-Tier
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
233 346 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.79% 35.02% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 190 312 328
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 Bedfordshire

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

N-Tier
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -8 13 £45,000 -18.18%
Luton -6 2 £65,000 +4.00%
N-Tier
East of England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) MS Excel
2 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
3 27 (93.10%) Scrum
3 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (89.66%) TDD
4 26 (89.66%) MVC
4 26 (89.66%) .NET Framework
4 26 (89.66%) WCF
4 26 (89.66%) WPF
4 26 (89.66%) OOD
4 26 (89.66%) SQL Server
4 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
4 26 (89.66%) Web Services
5 24 (82.76%) Visual Studio
5 24 (82.76%) Silverlight
5 24 (82.76%) LINQ
5 24 (82.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (82.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 22 (75.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (75.86%) Windows
6 22 (75.86%) OO
7 20 (68.97%) SQL
7 20 (68.97%) T-SQL
7 20 (68.97%) SharePoint
7 20 (68.97%) Multithreading
7 20 (68.97%) WinForms
7 20 (68.97%) Moq
8 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET MVC

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (68.97%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (96.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (89.66%) SQL Server
2 24 (82.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (75.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Visual Studio
2 20 (68.97%) Moq
3 18 (62.07%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (51.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (31.03%) Subversion
6 6 (20.69%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (65.52%) .NET Developer
2 19 (65.52%) C# Developer
3 18 (62.07%) Senior C# Developer
3 18 (62.07%) Senior .NET Developer
3 18 (62.07%) Senior Developer
4 13 (44.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (34.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Development Manager
8 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
9 2 (6.90%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 2 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) .NET Framework
2 26 (89.66%) WCF
2 26 (89.66%) WPF
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
2 26 (89.66%) Web Services
3 24 (82.76%) Silverlight
3 24 (82.76%) LINQ
3 24 (82.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 20 (68.97%) WinForms
5 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (62.07%) ADO.NET
7 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (17.24%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) HTML
9 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
10 2 (6.90%) XML
11 1 (3.45%) Windows Identity Foundation
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Scrum
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (89.66%) TDD
2 26 (89.66%) MVC
2 26 (89.66%) OOD
3 22 (75.86%) OO
4 20 (68.97%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Coaching
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Matrix Management
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 20 (68.97%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Sybase
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle