The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 104 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -13
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 12 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 1.56% 2.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.01% 4.97% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,314 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -0.43%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
399 362 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.12% 31.40% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 232 223 141
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Glasgow

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 25 (78.13%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 18 (56.25%) UNIX
4 17 (53.13%) Sybase
4 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 17 (53.13%) T-SQL
4 17 (53.13%) Banking
5 12 (37.50%) XML
6 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
7 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (25.00%) Web Services
7 8 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (21.88%) Games
8 7 (21.88%) Clustering
8 7 (21.88%) .NET
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.88%) Functional Programming
8 7 (21.88%) Big Data
8 7 (21.88%) Scala
8 7 (21.88%) Open Source
9 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (12.50%) CSS
10 4 (12.50%) Intranet
10 4 (12.50%) Finance
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.88%) Big Data
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Moq
General
1 17 (53.13%) Banking
2 7 (21.88%) Games
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) XML
2 8 (25.00%) Web Services
3 7 (21.88%) .NET
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) WPF
5 3 (9.38%) LINQ
6 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.25%) XSL
6 2 (6.25%) XSLT
6 2 (6.25%) DHTML
6 2 (6.25%) WF
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.25%) JSON
6 2 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (3.13%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (21.88%) Clustering
2 7 (21.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
2 7 (21.88%) Functional Programming
3 3 (9.38%) MVC
3 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) RAD
5 1 (3.13%) SOA
5 1 (3.13%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) T-SQL
3 7 (21.88%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) Scala
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) VBScript
6 1 (3.13%) F#
6 1 (3.13%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Sybase
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft