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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 94 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 0.59% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
497 507 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.22% 34.92% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 321 315 249
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014, 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 16 (72.73%) C#
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) WPF
5 9 (40.91%) Silverlight
6 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
7 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
7 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
7 7 (31.82%) OO
8 6 (27.27%) IBM
8 6 (27.27%) HP
8 6 (27.27%) Analytics
8 6 (27.27%) LINQ
8 6 (27.27%) NUnit
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 5 (22.73%) Moq
9 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
9 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
9 5 (22.73%) Google
9 5 (22.73%) TDD
9 5 (22.73%) OOP

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) NUnit
2 5 (22.73%) Moq
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.64%) ClearCase
3 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Test Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (9.09%) Programmer
7 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) WPF
3 9 (40.91%) Silverlight
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) jQuery
5 6 (27.27%) LINQ
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) WinForms
7 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.64%) HTML5
8 3 (13.64%) Ajax
8 3 (13.64%) JSP
8 3 (13.64%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) XSD
8 3 (13.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
1 3 (13.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 5 (22.73%) OOP
5 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
7 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) Release Management
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) UML
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) F#
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) VBScript
4 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) XAML
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
1 6 (27.27%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Sybase
4 2 (9.09%) Red Gate
4 2 (9.09%) Infragistics
5 1 (4.55%) Twitter
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle