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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 98 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 15 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.15% 1.91% 2.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.00% 5.32% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 13
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
500 395 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.17% 36.01% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 320 230 216
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Glasgow

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (75.00%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 20 (62.50%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) UNIX
4 19 (59.38%) T-SQL
4 19 (59.38%) Sybase
5 17 (53.13%) Banking
6 10 (31.25%) XML
7 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
10 6 (18.75%) Functional Programming
10 6 (18.75%) Big Data
10 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (18.75%) Web Services
10 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.75%) Games
10 6 (18.75%) Clustering
10 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
10 6 (18.75%) Scala
10 6 (18.75%) Open Source
11 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
11 5 (15.63%) .NET
11 5 (15.63%) C#
12 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
13 3 (9.38%) Scrum
13 3 (9.38%) Finance
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) Big Data
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 17 (53.13%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Games
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) SQL Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) XML
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) HTML
5 2 (6.25%) XSLT
5 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) WPF
6 1 (3.13%) WF
6 1 (3.13%) LINQ
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.13%) WCF
6 1 (3.13%) XSL
6 1 (3.13%) Spring
6 1 (3.13%) Ajax
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.13%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
1 6 (18.75%) Open Source
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
2 6 (18.75%) Functional Programming
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (6.25%) Product Management
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) MVC
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) SQL
3 19 (59.38%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Scala
5 5 (15.63%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Sybase
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft