The 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 60 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 9 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.30% 0.77% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.31% 3.66% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 9
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
N-Tier
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
209 82 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.25% 21.13% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 183 61 121
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
1 8 (80.00%) Java EE
1 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) Staffware
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) BEA
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Staffware
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Programmer
2 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Java Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
1 8 (80.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XHTML
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) BEA