The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 110 79 100
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +21
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 18 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.94% 1.86% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.42% 6.70% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 30
Average salary £33,852 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,250 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,314 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -0.43%
N-Tier
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
527 463 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.41% 27.82% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 408 367 472
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Cheshire

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Cheshire

N-Tier
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +2 7 £32,500 -32.98% 1
Warrington -30 3 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Knutsford - 1 £47,500 - 2
N-Tier
North West

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 40 (65.57%) C#
2 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
3 27 (44.26%) WinForms
3 27 (44.26%) MVVM
4 26 (42.62%) SQL
5 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
6 23 (37.70%) TDD
7 22 (36.07%) .NET
7 22 (36.07%) WPF
8 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
9 18 (29.51%) SOA
10 17 (27.87%) T-SQL
11 16 (26.23%) WCF
11 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
12 15 (24.59%) Web Services
12 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
13 14 (22.95%) Migration
13 14 (22.95%) XML
13 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
13 14 (22.95%) Data Migration
14 13 (21.31%) C
14 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
14 13 (21.31%) SOAP
15 12 (19.67%) SMS
15 12 (19.67%) NHS
15 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
15 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (19.67%) HL7
15 12 (19.67%) SystemC
16 11 (18.03%) Silverlight

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.48%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Project
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) SMS
2 7 (11.48%) HTTP
3 6 (9.84%) Internet
4 3 (4.92%) UMTS
4 3 (4.92%) GPRS
5 2 (3.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (13.11%) Informix
4 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.48%) Selenium
2 7 (11.48%) Mockito
2 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
2 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.48%) Introscope
2 7 (11.48%) JIRA
2 7 (11.48%) JUnit
3 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Software Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Architect
3 15 (24.59%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.39%) Team Leader
4 10 (16.39%) Software Team Leader
5 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
7 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
9 5 (8.20%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (6.56%) Software Development Team Leader
10 4 (6.56%) Development Team Leader
11 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Applications Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) WinForms
2 22 (36.07%) .NET
2 22 (36.07%) WPF
3 16 (26.23%) WCF
4 15 (24.59%) Web Services
5 14 (22.95%) XML
6 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
6 13 (21.31%) SOAP
7 11 (18.03%) Silverlight
7 11 (18.03%) HTML
8 9 (14.75%) CSS
9 8 (13.11%) J2EE
9 8 (13.11%) JSON
10 7 (11.48%) RESTful
10 7 (11.48%) PowerMock
10 7 (11.48%) JAX-RS
10 7 (11.48%) Spring
10 7 (11.48%) JDBC
10 7 (11.48%) XSL
10 7 (11.48%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) NHS
1 12 (19.67%) SystemC
2 7 (11.48%) Open Source
3 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.28%) PDA
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Statistics
5 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Android
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Phone
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Phone 7
3 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.92%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.64%) VMS
5 1 (1.64%) Linux
5 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) MVVM
2 23 (37.70%) TDD
3 18 (29.51%) SOA
4 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
5 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
6 14 (22.95%) Migration
6 14 (22.95%) Data Migration
7 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
8 10 (16.39%) MVC
9 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
12 5 (8.20%) Product Management
12 5 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (6.56%) Matrix Management
14 3 (4.92%) OO
15 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
15 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
15 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) C#
2 26 (42.62%) SQL
3 17 (27.87%) T-SQL
4 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
5 13 (21.31%) C
6 8 (13.11%) Java
7 4 (6.56%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) HL7
2 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) Perforce
3 7 (11.48%) Compuware
3 7 (11.48%) HP
3 7 (11.48%) IBM
4 4 (6.56%) Apple
5 1 (1.64%) NetApp
5 1 (1.64%) Sybase
5 1 (1.64%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Posted: 16 days ago
Wilmslow
Blue Town Online
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago