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 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 118 97 106
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.86% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 2.58% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £73,750 £41,125 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.33% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £39,250 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
468 504 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.87% 33.27% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 415 447 400
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
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
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 30 January 2015.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Birmingham

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (94.29%) HTML
1 33 (94.29%) CSS
2 31 (88.57%) Java
2 31 (88.57%) JavaScript
3 29 (82.86%) MVC
4 28 (80.00%) jQuery
5 27 (77.14%) XML
6 26 (74.29%) Windows
6 26 (74.29%) Ajax
7 24 (68.57%) HTML5
7 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (62.86%) Scrum
8 22 (62.86%) Objective-C
8 22 (62.86%) Blackberry
8 22 (62.86%) OOP
8 22 (62.86%) SOA
8 22 (62.86%) ActionScript
8 22 (62.86%) Ant
8 22 (62.86%) ActionScript 3.0
8 22 (62.86%) Sencha
8 22 (62.86%) Apple iOS
8 22 (62.86%) Git (software)
8 22 (62.86%) JSON
8 22 (62.86%) JIRA
8 22 (62.86%) Silverlight
8 22 (62.86%) SC Cleared
8 22 (62.86%) Security Cleared
8 22 (62.86%) Android
8 22 (62.86%) PhoneGap
8 22 (62.86%) Appcelerator Titanium

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 5 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (5.71%) nginx
4 2 (5.71%) Node.js
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DHCP
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.29%) DB2
3 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) Ant
1 22 (62.86%) Git (software)
1 22 (62.86%) JIRA
1 22 (62.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (57.14%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) Applications Developer
2 22 (62.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 22 (62.86%) Mobile Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Senior Developer
4 13 (37.14%) Senior Applications Developer
4 13 (37.14%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.86%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) HTML
1 33 (94.29%) CSS
2 28 (80.00%) jQuery
3 27 (77.14%) XML
4 26 (74.29%) Ajax
5 24 (68.57%) HTML5
6 22 (62.86%) JSON
6 22 (62.86%) Silverlight
6 22 (62.86%) PhoneGap
6 22 (62.86%) AngularJS
7 5 (14.29%) Spring
7 5 (14.29%) JMS
7 5 (14.29%) JSP
7 5 (14.29%) Servlets
7 5 (14.29%) Struts
7 5 (14.29%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) Middleware
8 4 (11.43%) Flash
9 2 (5.71%) RESTful
9 2 (5.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (62.86%) Blackberry
1 22 (62.86%) Mobile App
1 22 (62.86%) User Experience
2 7 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (11.43%) W3C
3 4 (11.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Apple iOS
2 22 (62.86%) Android
2 22 (62.86%) Windows 8
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) MVC
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (62.86%) Scrum
3 22 (62.86%) OOP
3 22 (62.86%) SOA
3 22 (62.86%) Android Development
3 22 (62.86%) iOS Development
3 22 (62.86%) Mentoring
4 20 (57.14%) E-Commerce
5 11 (31.43%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) Workflow
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.71%) BDD
8 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) Java
1 31 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 22 (62.86%) Objective-C
2 22 (62.86%) ActionScript
2 22 (62.86%) ActionScript 3.0
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) C#
5 4 (11.43%) C++
5 4 (11.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) SC Cleared
1 22 (62.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Sencha
1 22 (62.86%) Appcelerator
2 5 (14.29%) Pega
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Sybase
2 5 (14.29%) IBM
2 5 (14.29%) BEA
2 5 (14.29%) Vitria
3 2 (5.71%) DevExpress
3 2 (5.71%) Red Gate
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft