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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 114 100 107
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 4 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.23% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 1.50% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £41,750 £48,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.35% -22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
N-Tier
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
530 533 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.22% 32.58% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 427 467 352
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,375 £27,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Birmingham

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 13 (76.47%) Java
4 12 (70.59%) Ajax
5 11 (64.71%) OO
6 10 (58.82%) jQuery
7 9 (52.94%) XML
7 9 (52.94%) MVC
8 8 (47.06%) C#
8 8 (47.06%) HTML5
9 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
10 6 (35.29%) JIRA
10 6 (35.29%) Mobile Development
11 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
11 5 (29.41%) Pega
11 5 (29.41%) Sybase
11 5 (29.41%) DB2
11 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
11 5 (29.41%) SQL
11 5 (29.41%) JSP
11 5 (29.41%) Servlets
11 5 (29.41%) Struts
11 5 (29.41%) Web Services
11 5 (29.41%) JBoss
11 5 (29.41%) Oracle
11 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
11 5 (29.41%) JMS
11 5 (29.41%) Middleware
11 5 (29.41%) RDBMS

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
1 5 (29.41%) JBoss
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) DB2
2 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Ant
2 4 (23.53%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) Ajax
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 9 (52.94%) XML
6 8 (47.06%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) JMS
7 5 (29.41%) Middleware
7 5 (29.41%) Spring
7 5 (29.41%) JSP
7 5 (29.41%) Servlets
7 5 (29.41%) Struts
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 4 (23.53%) Flash
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
8 4 (23.53%) PhoneGap
8 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
2 4 (23.53%) W3C
2 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
1 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) OO
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Mobile Development
4 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Workflow
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) Android Development
5 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 4 (23.53%) ActionScript
5 4 (23.53%) Objective-C
5 4 (23.53%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
1 5 (29.41%) Sybase
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
1 5 (29.41%) BEA
1 5 (29.41%) Vitria
1 5 (29.41%) Pega
2 4 (23.53%) Sencha
2 4 (23.53%) Appcelerator