The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 111 110 125
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.41% 0.067% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.15% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
N-Tier
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
837 689 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.92% 46.21% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 590 538 837
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 Cambridge

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Cambridge

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Cambridge

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
1 15 (88.24%) XML
2 14 (82.35%) MVC
3 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
4 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) Degree
5 10 (58.82%) Drupal
5 10 (58.82%) PHP
5 10 (58.82%) CSS
5 10 (58.82%) User Experience
6 7 (41.18%) .NET
6 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) Publishing
7 6 (35.29%) C#
7 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (29.41%) SOAP
8 5 (29.41%) XSLT
8 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 4 (23.53%) Blog
9 4 (23.53%) Workflow
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (23.53%) VB
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (58.82%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Publishing
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) XML
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) XSLT
6 5 (29.41%) SOAP
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 3 (17.65%) WCF
8 3 (17.65%) LINQ
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (17.65%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (17.65%) Backbone.js
8 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) User Experience
2 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (23.53%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Workflow
3 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) PHP
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
6 4 (23.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) webMethods
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP