The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 111 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 1 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.063% 0.87% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 2.16% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
N-Tier
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
645 603 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.57% 40.28% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 389 387 294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Edinburgh

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (63.64%) Middleware
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Management
1 7 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Ajax
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) XPath
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Telerik
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Principal Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Ajax
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Management
1 7 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) XPath
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
1 2 (18.18%) Telerik
2 1 (9.09%) HP