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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 66 41 83
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +42
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 19 53 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.98% 5.23% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.54% 14.76% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 48 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
252 359 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.20% 35.40% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 220 312 299
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -7 18 £45,000 -21.73%
N-Tier
East of England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Scrum
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) ASP.NET
2 29 (96.67%) OOD
2 29 (96.67%) MVC
2 29 (96.67%) TDD
2 29 (96.67%) MS Excel
2 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (96.67%) WCF
2 29 (96.67%) WPF
3 28 (93.33%) LINQ
3 28 (93.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 28 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (93.33%) .NET Framework
4 26 (86.67%) Silverlight
5 24 (80.00%) SharePoint
5 24 (80.00%) Moq
5 24 (80.00%) WinForms
5 24 (80.00%) OO
5 24 (80.00%) Windows
5 24 (80.00%) SQL
5 24 (80.00%) T-SQL
5 24 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (80.00%) Multithreading
6 23 (76.67%) Visual Studio
7 22 (73.33%) Web Services
8 20 (66.67%) ADO.NET

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 24 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (96.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Moq
2 23 (76.67%) Visual Studio
3 17 (56.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (56.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (40.00%) Subversion
5 5 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) C# Developer
2 21 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (66.67%) .NET Developer
4 18 (60.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 18 (60.00%) Senior Developer
5 17 (56.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 15 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (30.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (23.33%) Technical Leader
10 6 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
11 5 (16.67%) Technical Developer
11 5 (16.67%) Lead Developer
11 5 (16.67%) Development Manager
12 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
12 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
12 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) ASP.NET
2 29 (96.67%) WCF
2 29 (96.67%) WPF
3 28 (93.33%) LINQ
3 28 (93.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 28 (93.33%) .NET Framework
4 26 (86.67%) Silverlight
5 24 (80.00%) WinForms
6 22 (73.33%) Web Services
7 20 (66.67%) ADO.NET
8 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (23.33%) jQuery
10 7 (23.33%) CSS
10 7 (23.33%) HTML
10 7 (23.33%) Ajax
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (10.00%) HTML5
12 3 (10.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Scrum
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (96.67%) TDD
2 29 (96.67%) OOD
2 29 (96.67%) MVC
3 24 (80.00%) OO
3 24 (80.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Coaching
4 5 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Microsoft