The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 64 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.59% 1.28% 1.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 5.83% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £31,875 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% +22.59%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 120 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.96% 21.86% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 96 103 94
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
N-Tier
South Wales

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Cardiff

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) UML
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Billing
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
3 3 (37.50%) ClearCase
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) VC++
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) PowerBuilder
1 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
1 3 (37.50%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (37.50%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
3 3 (37.50%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase