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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 107 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 5 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.37% 0.84% 1.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 2.33% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 10
Average salary £27,500 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.58% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
578 386 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.28% 36.04% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 299 254 272
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,060 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 17 (85.00%) Java
1 17 (85.00%) Unix
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Data Management
4 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (40.00%) UML
4 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (40.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (40.00%) Taxonomies
4 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (40.00%) Data Quality
4 8 (40.00%) Big Data
4 8 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
5 7 (35.00%) SDLC
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) Sybase
5 7 (35.00%) C#
5 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) Banking

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (40.00%) Big Data
1 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Data Modeller
2 4 (20.00%) Information Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Presales Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
1 2 (10.00%) JDBC
1 2 (10.00%) JMS
1 2 (10.00%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Unix
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Data Management
1 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
1 8 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
1 8 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (40.00%) UML
2 7 (35.00%) SDLC
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (35.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Sybase
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) VMware