The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 118 95 114
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 11 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.57% 1.69% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 3.75% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 9
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £41,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
N-Tier
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
651 800 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.52% 45.10% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 508 627 496
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Bristol

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Bristol

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (73.08%) SQL Server
3 30 (57.69%) SQL
4 29 (55.77%) Scrum
5 25 (48.08%) C#
6 23 (44.23%) Java
6 23 (44.23%) Oracle
6 23 (44.23%) Ant
6 23 (44.23%) JUnit
6 23 (44.23%) WebLogic
6 23 (44.23%) XML
6 23 (44.23%) JSP
6 23 (44.23%) Servlets
6 23 (44.23%) JBoss
6 23 (44.23%) Client/Server
6 23 (44.23%) JMS
6 23 (44.23%) Eclipse
6 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
6 23 (44.23%) WebSphere
6 23 (44.23%) Unit Testing
6 23 (44.23%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
7 21 (40.38%) RDBMS
7 21 (40.38%) IBM
7 21 (40.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 21 (40.38%) UML
7 21 (40.38%) XSLT
8 17 (32.69%) UNIX
8 17 (32.69%) J2EE
8 17 (32.69%) Finance

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 23 (44.23%) WebLogic
1 23 (44.23%) JBoss
1 23 (44.23%) WebSphere
2 15 (28.85%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 21 (40.38%) RDBMS
2 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Ant
1 23 (44.23%) JUnit
1 23 (44.23%) Eclipse
2 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 15 (28.85%) Eclipse RCP
3 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
3 15 (28.85%) Maven
4 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Banking
2 15 (28.85%) French Language
3 6 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Senior Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Java Software Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Software Developer
4 10 (19.23%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Principal Software Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Tester
9 3 (5.77%) QA Tester
10 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Junior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) JSP
1 23 (44.23%) Servlets
1 23 (44.23%) XML
1 23 (44.23%) JMS
2 21 (40.38%) WebSphere MQ
2 21 (40.38%) XSLT
3 17 (32.69%) J2EE
4 16 (30.77%) Spring
5 15 (28.85%) GWT
5 15 (28.85%) OSGi
6 14 (26.92%) .NET
7 11 (21.15%) HTML
7 11 (21.15%) Web Services
7 11 (21.15%) CSS
8 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
9 8 (15.38%) WCF
10 5 (9.62%) jQuery
11 4 (7.69%) HTML5
11 4 (7.69%) REST
11 4 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) Client/Server
1 23 (44.23%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 15 (28.85%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (28.85%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.92%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) UNIX
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) Scrum
3 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
3 23 (44.23%) Unit Testing
4 21 (40.38%) UML
5 16 (30.77%) TDD
6 15 (28.85%) Problem Management
6 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (23.08%) OO
8 11 (21.15%) Content Management
9 7 (13.46%) Email Management
9 7 (13.46%) MVC
10 6 (11.54%) OOD
11 4 (7.69%) OOP
12 3 (5.77%) Analytics
12 3 (5.77%) Marketing Analytics
12 3 (5.77%) Automation Testing
13 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
13 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
13 2 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 25 (48.08%) C#
3 23 (44.23%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Oracle
2 21 (40.38%) IBM
3 15 (28.85%) VMware
3 15 (28.85%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) ION Trading
4 2 (3.85%) Sybase
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft