The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 103 108 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.23% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.20% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 16
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +83.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £48,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
448 333 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.88% 19.20% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 399 295 302
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
N-Tier
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Birmingham

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) OO
4 10 (52.63%) C#
5 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) MVC
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (36.84%) UML
7 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
8 6 (31.58%) SOA
8 6 (31.58%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) OOD
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (26.32%) QA
9 5 (26.32%) WCF
9 5 (26.32%) Data Management
9 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (26.32%) Web Development
9 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
10 4 (21.05%) WPF
10 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
10 4 (21.05%) Information Architecture
10 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle
10 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Toad
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Web Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Web Developer
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Analyst
6 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
6 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Architect
8 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) Business Solution Architect
8 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Business Architect
8 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 5 (26.32%) WCF
6 4 (21.05%) WPF
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 3 (15.79%) MSMQ
8 2 (10.53%) HTML
8 2 (10.53%) CSS
9 1 (5.26%) XML
9 1 (5.26%) jQuery
9 1 (5.26%) RESTful
9 1 (5.26%) CSS3
9 1 (5.26%) Middleware
9 1 (5.26%) LAMP
9 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) OO
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
3 7 (36.84%) UML
4 6 (31.58%) SOA
5 5 (26.32%) OOD
5 5 (26.32%) Data Management
5 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (21.05%) Information Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) OOP
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.79%) B2C
7 3 (15.79%) Content Management
7 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (15.79%) Basel II
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
3 3 (15.79%) SAP