The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 41 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 5 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.96% 2.16% 8.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.91% 7.94% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 12
Average salary £32,500 £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.98% +29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
N-Tier
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.20% 27.16% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 28
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +16.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £31,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £41,300 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Chester

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Chester

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (71.43%) Introscope
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Perforce
1 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) WSDL
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (71.43%) Compuware
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) JDBC
1 5 (71.43%) Servlets
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) XSL
1 5 (71.43%) Informix
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (71.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Informix
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Introscope
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) Mockito
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) JDBC
1 5 (71.43%) Servlets
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) XSL
1 5 (71.43%) WSDL
1 5 (71.43%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
1 5 (71.43%) PowerMock
1 5 (71.43%) JAX-RS
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Compuware
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Perforce
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft